CATEGORY: D.I.Y.

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

Our helpful advice for the independent music industry self-starter this week covered what artists should actually be doing to find social media success, how...



Stop Chasing Fans and Do This To Find Social Media Success

In this examination of how to effectively grow your fanbase, Suzanne Paulinski explains the importance of focusing your attention on followers which you already...


Concert Ticket Prices Vary By As Much As 65% Depending On Where You Live In U.S.

Concert ticket prices can vary as much as 65% from city to city. An average arena concert ticket in Los Angeles is priced at...


Inside The Recording Academy’s District Advocate Day [Podcast]

This week, Hypebot's Music Biz Weekly podcast co-hosts Michael Brandvold and Jay Gilbert are joined by Daryl Friedman, the Recording Academy’s Chief Industry, Government...


Successfully Releasing Music On A Tight Budget

For independent artists on a budget, the prospect of releasing an album brings with it several significant financial challenges, with little guarantee that you...


Top 10 Merch Items With Highest Profit Margin

Performing live and monetizing your recorded music is only avenue of revenue for bands and artists. Merch sales also help cushion the income of...


Berklee Online Announces First Music Master’s Degree Programs

Berklee College Of Music's award winning online school has announced a its first two master's degree programs. Berklee Online, the largest online music school...


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

We share tips and advice this week for DIY and independent artists looking to sell their music for a higher price, gather a more...


Music Think Tank Weekly Recap: Songwriting • Guitar Lessons • Pressing Vinyl • More

This week on MusicThinkTank, we looked at how to find the best guitar lessons, why DIY artists should focus on vinyl, how to build...


3 Things You’re Doing Wrong On Spotify

Even as streaming rises to become the dominant form of music consumption, many artists still struggle with the unfamiliar platform, to the point where...