$50K a year as a musician and more

What level of success is necessary to make $50K a year as a musician?

Music Industry

The financials of working musicians are a complete black box to me, so I’m having trouble seeing if there’s a path to living a middle class life as a musician in the US. Obviously there’s a ton of variables here, but ultimately I think what I need in order to understand is a financial breakdown for a band that puts original music on the major pl…

How Much Music Artists Make Per Stream (not a lot)

Andrew Southworth

In this video I show how much music artists get paid per stream across different streaming platforms, countries and over time. Submit your royalty report here: https://geni.us/y8QYv2 📰Join the FREE Music Marketing Monday newsletter here: https://geni.us/FZxC 🚀 Spotify Growth Machine Course: https://geni.us/SpotifyGrowthMachine 🏆 Hire us to run…

The 3 Hidden Secrets of Success: Three Layers Everyone Overlooks

Music Marketing Podcast with Bob Baker

Watch the YouTube video version here: https://youtu.be/JXFVR12lGR0 – The Hidden Secrets of Success: Three Layers Everyone Overlooks. Written and read by Bob Baker (c) 2018 – 2024.Check out all of my books, ebooks, and audiobooks on my Amazon Author page at https://amzn.to/2wJfXij – Titles include Guerrilla Music Marketing Handbook, The Five-Minute…

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UPM Music Innovation

How many artists on Spotify have over 1,000 monthly listeners?

RouteNote Blog

There are millions of artists on Spotify, so with Spotify’s changes to royalty eligibility how many artists have traction?

Late last year, Spotify announced that they would be changing how they send their royalties to artists…

People still listen to radio more than music streams, podcasts combined

Hypebot

The death of broadcast radio listening appears to have been greatly exaggerated. The average person in the U.S. spends 36% of their daily audio time listening to AM/FM radio, according to a new Edison survey… The post People still listen to radio more than music streams, podcasts combined appeared first on Hypebot. …

Symphonic: the music distributor that won’t ghost you! Be our valentine? Learn more below!

Symphonic

Get more from your music with Symphonic. Apply now at https://symphonic.com Subscribe to our channel & stay in the know // http://bit.ly/2medpJw Let’s connect on socials ⚡ Instagram: http://instagram.com/symphonicdistro Twitter: https://twitter.com/symphonicdist Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/symphonicdistribution/> Spotify: https://open…

Pew Research study reveals TikTok isn’t as popular as people think

Hypebot
Common wisdom is that the video-sharing site TikTok is Gen Z’s social platform of choice and that every other generation is falling in line. A new study by Pew Research found that those assumptions are just that – assumptions …

Submit Your Music to OkayAfrica Through Groover
OkayAfrica

Good news artists, OkayAfrica is now accepting music submissions through Groover.

If you sign up and send us your music on Groover, you can get guaranteed listens and feedback from the OkayAfrica editorial team, as well as potential coverage on our website and social media pages…

Groover Makes A Game-Changing Move With An $8 Million Boost.

Magnetic Magazine

Groover’s recent $8 million Series A funding marks a pivotal moment. Led by prominent investors, this funding aims to transform Groover into an unparalleled all-in-one music promotion platform. This strategic move cements Groover’s global presence and enhances its suite of services …

Pop Dive : Spotify Playlist [Submit Music Here]

SoundPlate

ABOUT THIS PLAYLIST Indie Pop . Jumping through the streets with Two Door Cinema Club, Imagine Dragons, David Lemaitre, HAIM and others …         Click here to add your own playlist!     The post Pop Dive : Spotify Playlist <br> [Submit Music Here] appeared first on Soundplate.com – Record Label & Music Platform. …

2024 Libera Awards Tickets On Sale Now! 🏆

a2im

Date & LocationThe 2024 Libera Awards will take place on Monday, June 10th at the beautiful Gotham Hall located at 1356 Broadway, New York, NY What’s special this year? Well, a few things! For one, we’re going back to our roots by switching to a sit-down gala style dinner (if you’ve attended pre-pandemic, you remember!) […] The post 2024 Libera A…

Transgressive Records expands to the US, names Jack Hedges General Manager, North America and brings Canvasback Music imprint into the fold

Music Business Worldwide

News arrives just over a year after Transgressive partnered with Firebird Music Holdings Source…

TEM312: When Your Big Break Ends Up Not Being One

theentrepreneurialmusician

A reminder that perseverance is essential for success in the music business. Watch TEM312 on YouTube and head over to tem.fm for the TEM312 Show Notes including a list of topics covered in this episode as well as links to all references mentioned. —– Do you ever jump from project to project and rarely seem to finish anything? Let TEM C…

How to Mix Pop Rock Like a Pro (Full Mix Walkthrough)

LANDR

Ahhh, mixing. The much-discussed, poorly understood art form that could be the difference between a good and great track. We want to shed light on the process—an excellent mix should be within every musician’s reach. In this installment of the LANDR Livestream, educator, studio whiz, and working musician Isabelle Banos aka ‘Ballsy’ will be s…

Rod Stewart sells catalog to Iconic Artists Group for around $100m; company raises $1bn to buy more music rights

Music Business Worldwide

Irving Azoff’s Iconic Artists Group has secured a strategic investment from HPS Investment Partners (HPS) Source…

Album Review: “All Quiet On the Eastern Esplanade” By The Libertines (7/10)

musicconnection

Casablanca/Republic RecordsProducer: Dimitri Tikovi It’s been almost nine years since the last recording from these English post-punk luminaries. One might expect the passage of so much time to have spurred a notable artistic shift, yet that isn’t the case. Instead, the cooled tension between Pete Doherty and Carl Barat seems to have made the…

L’Rain: ‘All the music I make is political in a very personal sense. Especially when …

The Irish Times

Cheek grew up in the Crown Heights neighbourhood of Brooklyn. Her father worked in music promotion for Select Records, an imprint of the Warner group; …

Federal Judge Dismisses Substantial Portion of Sarah Silverman’s OpenAI Class-Action Suit

Digital Music News

In a decision that could have major implications for the music space, a federal court has dismissed a substantial portion of Sarah Silverman’s lawsuit against ChatGPT developer OpenAI. The dismissal order just recently entered the media spotlight, after The Bedwetter author Silverman and others levied the class-action suit against the AI giant (or…

Browse In Music Business, Institutions and Organizations, Musical Works

Oxford Music Online

A lyricist writes the text for a song; the term is also applied to those who supply the text to certain other forms of vocal music…

Album Review: “All Quiet On the Eastern Esplanade” By The Libertines (7/10)

Music Connection

Casablanca/Republic RecordsProducer: Dimitri Tikovi It’s been almost nine years since the last recording from these English post-punk luminaries. One might expect the passage of so much time to have spurred a notable artistic shift, yet that isn’t the case. Instead, the cooled tension between Pete Doherty and Carl Barat seems to have made the…

Grammy winning singer, songwriter Pepe Aguilar celebrates new tour, new music, Mexican heritage

Music Industry News

… It is the latest music from this multiple Grammy-winning … musically speaking.” He may sing in Spanish…but he believes music … can transcend worlds. “Music speaks the … concert…an album…a music video…Mexican music is at the … …

The 6 Country Songs Every Real Cowboy Should Know

American Songwriter

After the Civil War came the emergence of the American cowboy as we know it. Born out of the need for livestock to be herded northward to different markets, these young, able shepherds became known by the term “cowboy.” Riding the trail and gathering around the campfire, music was always present. The instruments had to […] The post The 6 Country …