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Why are musicians often underpaid by the video game industry?

The video game industry is larger than the film and TV industries combined. Despite this, most composers creating original video game music are not paid the same as they would be doing the same work for films and TV shows…

Chuck Aly Named President/COO Of Country Aircheck


Chuck Aly Chuck Aly, VP/GM of Country Aircheck, has now been named President/COO of the music industry trade publication and will continue to report to Lon Helton, Publisher/CEO. Aly helped to establish Country Aircheck in 2006, marking over a decade with the publication. His previous career stops include Radio & Records, MusicRow and Shock …

Band of Heathens Go Gold at Americanafest


Photo at the Bobby Hotel during Americanafest. L-R: band manager Chad Staehly, Gordy Quist, songwriter Keith Stegall, Trevor Nealon, Americana radio promoter Al Moss, Ed Jurdi, Nick Jay, Clint Simmons, band manager Burt Stein, tour manager Bryan Blaylock. photographer: Jenn Curtis The Band Of Heathens celebrated achieving gold status for thei…

Sounds like a hit: How brands are cutting through the noise using original music marketing
Campaign Asia

As brands continue to go viral on TikTok owing to their clever use of original music, the role of sound in campaigns is becoming less of an afterthought and more strategically significant for standing out in a crowded digital landscape…

Wisconsin Conservatory of Music seeks instrument donations to aid area students and schools 🎶

Music Industry News

… The Wisconsin Conservatory of Music is conducting an instrument … and schools with refurbished musical instruments. Needed instruments include … and provide access to music instruction by repairing donated … the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music at McIntosh Goodrich … …

How to use hooks to market your music! #independentartist #musicmarketing #shorts

Tottywat Music Marketing

Oscar winner MM Keeravani feels India needs more independent musicians
The Times of India
… independent musicians. MM Keeravani even compared how the music is created in the West as compared to India. He mentioned that in India, first one …

Music companies furious as X (Twitter) dismisses claims of music infringements

RouteNote Blog

Image credit: Getty Images The Elon Musk owned social media giant faced a copyright infringement lawsuit earlier in the year from a group of major music publishers. NMPA brought the suit to light on behalf of 17 music publishers, claiming that X (once Twitter) benefits from music on the platform without paying royalties for the use of it….

Remastered Album Series – Time Stops vols 1-3 All Reissued


Having discovered an amazing plug-in by Baby Audio called Smooth Operator, I recently realised that my mix/mastering process for the last couple of years of releases was underselling a lot of the detail in the recordings. The more muted, introspective tone of the releases made some sense in the context of the Pandemic followed by a year of Cancer …

Your Morning Coffee Podcast: RIAA Mid-Year Report • Music AI • Key topics for musicians • Astral
“6 Music Industry Topics Every Musician Should Learn More About” (Symphonic). Plus an audio drop with Jack Bogdan, co-founder and CPO of Astral.

‘Our plan is to further build Mushroom as a global independent powerhouse.’

Music Business Worldwide

MBW’s World Leaders series speaks to Mushroom Group CEO Matt Gudinski Source…

Music Biz Member Universal Music Group Partners With Arianna Hugginton’s Thrive Global

News Archive – Music Business Association

Universal Music Group has struck a new partnership with Arianna Hugginton’s wellness brand, Thrive Global. Per the partnership, UMG will become the exclusive music partner for the brand’s Thrive Rest stress management tool. The deal was announced by UMG Chairman & CEO, Sir Lucian Grainge during the Havas Health Music + Health summit in Los An…

How can a band advertise a NEW album when the majority of the songs are old?

Music Industry

I should have checked the track list before purchase but I thought it was all new music because that’s how they advertised it. submitted by /u/abeLuna [link] [comentarios]…

Want A Music Mentor? Start A Mastermind Group!


One key thing I have learned over all my years of attending workshops and conferences and garnering techniques from some of the world’s most successful people is that those people did not get there alone. Success takes support, and in this post I will show you how to create a support group that can help you stay on track and achieve your music car…

The Most Popular Social Apps In 2023

Music 3.0 Music Industry Blog

It’s easy to assume that a social app is popular because it has a big buzz, but that’s not always the case. If you’d ask the average person what they thought the most popular social network is, they’d probably say TikTok. That’s far from reality though, as TikTok lags way behind the leader, which is […] The post The Most Popular Social Apps In 20…

Mastering Demo Production: A Beginner’s Guide (Part 2)

Made It In Music

In this episode, Riley Taylor sat down with Seth Mosley to discuss “Demo Production for Dummies.”  The episode was recorded with our live online audience from our Song Chasers Community.  You can learn more about Song Chasers at joinsongchasers.com.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information….

ONErpm Academy 2023


O #ONErpmAcademy voltou para mais um ano! Em 2023, vamos ter workshops, bate papos e muita troca durante as palestras e talks. Inscreva-se no canal e ative o sino de notificações para não perder nenhum conteúdo! AGENDA: 🟦 16:00 – Feats como potencializadores da carreira artística, com Mayara Bailo (ONErpm) e Val Tinoco (Editora Navegador) 🟦 1…

How to Ask Questions in the Music Classroom

Jessica Peresta- The Domestic Musician

When it comes to music education, we often find ourselves immersed in the melodies, harmonies, and rhythms of our favorite songs. But have you ever thought about how to ask questions in the music classroom? It’s a topic rarely discussed, yet it plays a profound role in shaping the musical journey of students. Join me on a captivating exploration o…

How to create a Smart Link for your music release


Set up your new release with a Smart Link for buying, sharing and streaming your music all in one place.



Unleash your creativity with DISCO’s new Artist Plan – built to give music creators a leg up with premium tools at an accessible price. The post ASSOCIATE MEMBER SPOTLIGHT – DISCO appeared first on American Association of Independent Music. …

Rising Indie Sensation ROREY Takes a Grunge-inspired Journey with ‘Apt 7D’


Rorey and the song “Crash” have just landed on our radar. It’s a fantastic track that evokes a 90s vibe, with Shirley Manson of Garbage lending a hand (sounds like it). At the age of 23, ROREY is making waves in the indie music scene in New York City. She started honing her guitar skills at a young age and has developed a music style that effec…

The Altered Scale: The One That Breaks All the Rules.


This is the A1 barbecue sauce of all musical scale modes… (As in, it doesn’t go on everything but when it works, it REALLY adds some tang!) The post The Altered Scale: The One That Breaks All the Rules. appeared first on Flypaper. …