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Your Social Media Is Your Story


Social media and music marketing have become inseparable in today’s modern music industry. Audiences now demand that you maintain a strong social media presence and still, many musicians still ignore this. I get it, social media can feel difficult, daunting even. It can feel like the antithesis of your creative music-making. And yet. You still h…

The Waterfall Release Strategy – Steal Your Favorite Rappers Marketing Strategy

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In this video, I break down exactly what a waterfall release strategy is, the major benefits of using one, how to plan and execute an effective strategy, and provide real examples of how artists like Good Terms and Lil Yachty have used it to drive major success….

Empowering Independent Musicians: Cosmo51 Teams Up with Local Banks to Offer …
GRIND Magazine

In a groundbreaking move, Cosmo51, a subsidiary of Cosmo Music Group, has joined forces with local banks to offer independent musicians an innovative solution to one of their most pressing challenges: financing for marketing…

4 Claves para diferenciarte en la industria musical como artista independiente | Marketing Musical

UPM Music Innovation Cuál pensas que es el factor diferencial de tu proyecto musical? ¿Lo tiene? Te leemos en comentarios **Primera clave: La …

The music industry obsesses over the wrong kind of ‘discovery’
Music Business Worldwide
MBW Views is a series of exclusive op/eds from eminent music industry people… with something to say. The following comes from MBW founder Tim …

New Music + Video: Judikay – Imela

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Music Biz Member mtheory Names Erik Pettie As SVP And Head Of New Artist Services & Partnerships Unit

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Artist management company, mtheory has named Erik Pettie as SVP and Head of the company’s new Artist Services & Partnerships division. In his new role, he will lead the establishment of the Artist Services division, which will offer a range of services to assist artists & labels in gaining exposure and generating revenue. Under Pettie’s l…

New website template: Alma


Bandzoogle has released a highly customizable new website template, Alma, with 6 style variations: playful, elegant, neutral, sombre, minimal, and bold.

Hipgnosis investors vote against UK-listed song royalties group continuing


Business that bought rights to Neil Young and Béyonce back catalogues must now restructure or face being wound up Investors in the music royalties investment fund Hipgnosis have voted overwhelmingly against its continuation it its current form, throwing the future of the song management’s group into question. At an extraordinary general meeting on…

How to watch Apple’s “Scary Fast” Mac event

RouteNote Blog

After back-and-forth, will it, won’t it happen predictions, Apple has just announced a special event to take place just before the end of the month. Likely to be the last event of the year, Apple are titling the event “Scary Fast”. Apple’s “Scary Fast” will take place on October 30, at the far later than usual time of 5pm PT and 8pm E…

YouTube Music introduces customized AI-generated playlist art

Music Business Worldwide

Platform unveils experimental feature that lets users create personalized playlist art using artificial intelligence Source…

Spotify Forces Artists To Compete For Money & How to Learn The Music Business w/ Don Passman NLN#106

Brandman Network

All You Need to Know About The Music Business: Exposing the Lies Keeping You From Monetizing Your Fanbase: This channel is ran by the founders of ContraBrand Agency, Sean “Brandma…

Best Of The Inner Circle Replay Featuring Elliot Scheiner

Music 3.0 Music Industry Blog

Over the nearly 500 episodes of the Inner Circle I’ve had some incredible guests. One is the legendary engineer Elliott Scheiner, and this special replay is from way back on Episode 51 in April of 2015. You certainly have heard Elliot’s work as he’s been instrumental in the sound of The Eagles, Steely Dan, Eric […] The post Best Of The Inner Circ…

Could this be the end of Hipgnosis Songs Fund?

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My Music Row Story: Wasserman Music’s Keith Levy


Keith Levy The “My Music Row Story” weekly column features notable members of the Nashville music industry selected by the MusicRow editorial team. These individuals serve in key roles that help advance and promote the success of our industry. This column spotlights the invaluable people that keep the wheels rolling and the music playing. At Was…

JayKae Net Worth 2023: What Is The Rapper Worth?

The music industry is dynamic, with artists continually emerging and evolving and their net worth fluctuating based on various factors. One such artist who has made a mark in recent times is JayKae. As of 2023, JayKae’s net worth is a topic of interest for many…