5 best merch products to sell as a musician and more

5 best merch products to sell as a musician


Merch is a significant potential income stream for musicians. Consider these product options to allow fans to cheer you on beyond your show!

Music Biz Member Apple Partners With LinkFire For Podcast Data Analytics

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Apple Podcasts has partnered with marketing platform, LinkFire to expand the platform’s analytics capabilities for podcasters with a new creator tool integration set to launch later this year. The new update will include a Subscription Analytics dashboard for creators to monitor their audience engagement, as well as detailed metrics on subscripti…

Key stakeholders say industry has shared responsibility to tackle crime links to streaming fraud
Complete Music Update – Two global music organisations have commented on the report in Swedish newspaper Svenska Dagbladet about criminal gangs using streaming fraud as part of their money laundering activities, renewing calls for the industry to take action
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Who owns Deezer today?
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A group of well-known entertainment investors and French entrepreneurs comprise the music streaming service’s major shareholders.

Shaina Botwin Earns VP Stripes As Boom Music Group Celebrates 2 Years [Exclusive]


Shaina Botwin. Photo: Noah Needleman In the two years since the company was relaunched by industry veteran Joe Fisher, Boom Music Group has rebuilt an impressive presence on Music Row. With a roster that includes Rodney Clawson, Chris Tompkins, Jimmy Robbins, Matt McGinn, Erin Kinsey, James Barker, Micah Carpenter, Jacob Hackworth and Billy Daws…

Austin HBCU turns the volume up on music business learning with superstar manager in the lead
CultureMap Austin – The Austin music scene’s DIY charm is one of its biggest strengths, but charm does not a mortgage pay. It can get a “talented” group (whatever that means) most of the way there, but some industry know-how goes a long way in making sure artists aren’t taken advantage of… … “We are thrilled and honored to announce the implementation of the Music Business Foundations Certificate at Huston-Tillotson University,” said For …

Wasserman Music Signs Kehlani


Wasserman Music has signed two-time GRAMMY® Award-nominated multi-platinum artist Kehlani for worldwide representation.  The fast-rising contemporary singer/songwriter’s recent world tour supporting 2022’s Blue Water Road (Atlantic Records), was a global smash, including a series of sold-out two-night stands at NYC’s Radio City Music Hall, L….

Wynk Studio wins music distribution rights to Love All
Adgully.com – Wynk Music, India’s number 1 music streaming app by downloads and daily active users, today announced that Wynk Studio, India’s largest music distribution ecosystem, has won the distribution rights to Kay Kay Menon’s starrer “Love All” …

Stephanie Bartlett releases new single One For Me


Look out for Stephanie Bartlett and her recent debut release One For Me. As a new artist Bartlett is building her resume and catalog of songs, but she has a broad range of musical influences ranging from Frank Sinatra to Metallica, from the soulful George Ezra to Adele, Bartlett notes, “For me, art exists for its own sake; I have no desire to f…

BandLab adds free music distribution, members keep 100% of royalties
Hypebot – BandLab has added free digital music distribution for its paying members alongside a growing list of music creation and marketing tools.
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On The Row: Megan Moroney Highlights Her Creative Talents Beyond Making Music
MusicRow.com – Megan Moroney first took the country music scene by storm with her breakout smash “Tennessee Orange,” captivating fans with her strong yet soft sound and clever writing style.
Through the music business program, Moroney met her current producer Kristian Bush as well as his brother Brandon Bush, and served as their publishing …



Vocal tuning isn’t just about tuning the right notes; it’s about preserving the emotion and integrity of the voice. Dive in with Isabelle as she explores the magic of tuning vocals. In this video you’ll learn all about keeping the original sound and timbre of the voice, without losing the authenticity of the vocalist. Isabelle is using RePitch El…

Flushing Town Hall presents September lineup of musical performances

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… musicians  Open to professional jazz musicians, graduate students studying jazz, music … this unforgettable evening of musical brilliance and passion. Sunday … two amazing global music artists along with … for an afternoon of music, conversation and exploration. … …

UMG: ‘Artist-centric’ payments on Deezer can’t exceed 100% of platform’s royalty pool

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New model will ape streaming’s pro-rata model, with a finite pool of royalties divided by market share Source…

How To Use Submithub: An Interview with Founder, Jason Grishkoff


If you are trying to get publicity or on playlists you most probably have already heard of SubmitHub. But if you haven’t, it’s a platform that allows you to submit your music for a small fee to music bloggers, playlisters, and tastemakers who can help to give your music exposure. If you’ve read my book, The Ultimate Guide to Music Publicity, the …

Rapper Explains Why Hip Hop is NOT Dying: A New Era Is Coming | NLN #92 Ft Chris Patrick

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Exposing the Lies Keeping You From Monetizing Your Fanbase: http://www.nolabelsnecessary.com/monetize?el=nlnep92 Full Interview Drops This Sunday This channel is ran by the founders of ContraBrand Agency, Sean “Brandman” Taylor and Jacorey “Kohrey” Barkley. ContraBrand Agency is a music-first marketing agency that helps artists impact culture th…

Native Instruments launches Music Production Suite 6: the next must-have software suite for music producers?

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In June, the Soundwide Group (Native Instruments, iZotope, Brainworx, and Plugin Alliance) announced their merging under one umbrella: Native Instruments. Now, the Native Instruments group has launched Music Production Suite 6, a powerhouse software suite designed for every music producer. With the recent integration of brands u…

Vinyl Pressing Expert Dustin Blocker, Music Videos Losing Importance, And Gibson Finds Its Lost Archives On My Latest Podcast

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On my latest podcast episode: Listen to it at BobbyOInnerCircle.com, or on Apple Podcasts, Amazon Music, Stitcher, Mixcloud, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Deezer, TunIn Radio, and RadioPublic. Enjoy the show! The post Vinyl Pressing Expert Dustin Blocker, Music Videos Losing Importance, And Gibson Finds Its Lost Archives On My Latest Podcast appeared…

News: Lil Wayne Honored As BMI Icon At The 2023 Bmi R&B/Hip-Hop Awards


here’s what you missed in social media updates (for music artists)

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Hey friends, I haven’t posted for a while but a few seemed to like the updates here, so I’m back! 🐸 Meta will allow you to search your competitor’s ads For those who are running ads, you will like this. Now, you are able to search all of the ads currently running across the Meta platforms, based on specific categories and niches. This will be…