CATEGORY: D.I.Y.

Getting It Done: The Week In D.I.Y. and Indie Music

We have a plethora of tips for independent and DIY artists this week, as we offer advice on accessible and affordable marketing, provide a...



Music Think Tank Weekly Recap: Songwriting • UK Festival • The Business Of Sync, Music Supervision • More

This week on MusicThinkTank, contributors shared articles on some unconventional tips for writing music, how the UK festival scene has evolved over time, what...


TOP POSTS: This Week’s Most Read Posts

This week readers went wild over Festify, Amazon launched a free ad supported music service, Live Nation Urban announced a series of events designed...


Convergence In Music Industry as Managers Become Labels, Distributors Become Marketers and More

In this piece, Jake Udell reflects on the how music companies are increasingly converging to become the same thing as they try to wear...


17 Accessible and Affordable Music Marketing Tips

Music marketing changed almost entirely in the last decade, and while variety of new tools and techniques are now available to artists, many of...


.music Domains Are Coming and DotMusic (Not Google) Will Control Them

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has named the DotMusic as the sole provider of the coveted .music domain extension, beating...


The Beatles, Rolling Stones and Artist Positioning

Manager Jake Udell reflects on the authenticity and image of modern artists, and how, historically, managers for groups like The Beatles and The Rolling...


Zoe Keating: ‘Unrepresented songwriters deserve to be heard’

A battle is brewing on the songwriter front. Two organizations, the NMPA backed Music Licencing Collective (MLC) and the independent non-profit American Music Licensing...


Take This Important Survey Of Musicians Now

MIDiA Research and independent distribution company Amuse have launched a survey designed to understand the issues facing modern musicians. Little analysis has been done...


Getting It Done: The Week In D.I.Y. and Indie Music

Our tips and advice for the independent artists out there covered how to optimize your official YouTube artist channel, how you should be marketing...