CATEGORY: MUSIC

This Week In Music Commentary

This week in music commentary, Maggie Rogers, Billie Eilish, and Travis Scott with in on the abortion rights battle, PledgeMusic's board issues, a statement,...



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

Doing our bit to help the music business's independent self-starters out there, we this week offered tips and advice avoiding touring dead-ends, whether or...


Music Think Tank Weekly Recap: New Band Members • Find Your Fans • Music Royalties Explained • More

This week on MusicThinkTank, contributors shared advice on how to successfully recruit new band members, how to use data to find fans, where you...


REWIND: The New Music Industry’s Week In Review

Not quite ready to move on, we're taking a moment to revisit the past week of music industry news and refresh ourselves on ten...


TOP POSTS: This Week’s Most Read Posts On Hypebot

This week, the most popular and voraciously consumed articles to appear on Hypebot covered a statement from the board of PledgeMusic, why it's no...


10 Fake Artists With Over 1 Billion Streams

As if making it in the music industry wasn't hard enough, musicians now face competition from fake artists, in this case production companies paid...


Avoid Dead Ends: 6 Tips For Touring Successfully As An Independent Musician

Touring is difficult for anyone, and doing so as an independent artist brings its own set of challenges, with no guarantee of success no...


MixTape Monkey Now Has 11 Million Listeners

Underground mixtape site MixTape Monkey now has 11 million listeners, according to founder Mark Serrano, who runs the influential site from his two bedroom...


What Bands, Artists Can Learn From Fortnite [Video]

The incredibly popular game Fortnite has become an unstoppable force in the video game industry. Using basic marketing tactics, fortnite has been able to...


5 Things Your Email Press Release Must Have

When it comes to emailing press releases, acting as your own PR team makes an already challenging task even harder, and if you're hoping...