CATEGORY: D.I.Y.

Marketing Strategy For Facebook Music Events

Here successful advertisement campaigners detail how to develop an effective strategy for marketing facebook events, comparing the classics approach to of event marketing to...



Artists Without Label Revenue Up 27%, Industry +$1.4B [Mark Mulligan]

2017 global recorded music revenue hit $17.4 billion, up from $16 billion in 2016. Streaming drove the increase, but the fastest growing sector was...


Getting Your Songs On More Spotify Playlists

With streaming becoming the dominant form of music consumption, landing one of tracks on an official Spotify playlist has become the white whale of...


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

Our advice for the independent do-it-yourself artists out there this time looked at how to promote your music with Spotify ads, how to keep...


Record Labels Know What Artists Want, And It’s The Reason They’ll Never Change

There is much debate in the music industry over whether or not signing to a label is the best way to succeed. Here George...


5 Ways To Engage Fans On Social Media

When it comes to meaningful engagement with fans, well executed interactions on social media can provide some of the best ways to connect other...


3 Things To Do If Your Job Doesn’t Match Your Music Career

If you're serious about your music career, there will likely come a time when you have to abandon your nine to five and invest...


How To Promote Your Band On Shoestring Budget

Band promotion can be a challenge even with a well funded label at your back, but for just getting started, financial restrictions often make...


UnitedMasters On Closing The Music Data Chasm: The Inspiration Driving This $70 Million Startup

UnitedMasters launched it artist services platform this week with $70 million in funding from Google and Andreessen Horowitz; and a promise to "free musicians...


How An Indie Musician Made $26,000 Selling Just A Handful Of Albums

Many artists bemoan the transition from paid digital downloads to the fractions of a penny artists earn from streaming, but some artists are adapting...