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Several times a month I interview a successful independent musician or music industry professional to talk about strategies to build a bigger fan-base and make more money in the current music industry.

These are tactics that are being used out in the real world by real musicians who have no label support.

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Most Popular Episodes

Want To Make a Living With Music? Be Useful

Gabriel Mann, musician/composer put it the best to me. If you want to make money you have to be useful. Yeah, it’s probably the statement that had the most impact on me.

Now how can musicians […]

Musicians Screwing Up Twitter

Musicians screw up on Twitter…all the time. But who really cares right? We just want to make music and not sit in front of the computer tweeting to random people that we may never meet.

I […]

Hate Selling? Turn It Into Something Genuine and STILL Make Money With Music

Let’s face it…no one of us independent artists really likes the idea of selling anything, and more often than not we refer to sales as a necessary evil.
You have to sell out a little to […]

Music Licensing for Independent Artists

Questions about music licensing?
How much can independent artists make from music licensing?

What kinds of genres have more success?

What do musicians need to do before thinking about licensing?

What do music licensing companies like Round Hill Music […]

Latest Interviews

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Joe Solo on Pro Music Success Tips

Alright musicians! I have here another awesome interview to help you make it in the music industry.

Joe Solo is a producer, songwriter, and composer with many credits to his name:

Developed Macy Gray
Founder of Music Success […]

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11 Ways to be Happier as a Musician w/ Jacquie Neville

Why do you play music?

Is it to be respected? Is it because you think it’s your calling?

Is it because you think it will bring you happiness?

Happiness can come from many things, and when I came […]

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DA Wallach on How Spotify Compensates Artists

Should your music be on Spotify? How are you being compensated? What’s the point? Will you ever make any REAL money?

Same questions I asked myself.

What other questions would you have about this major streaming service?

If […]

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The Obstacle is the Way w/ Ryan Holiday

Musicians face a ton of challenges, setbacks, and adversity in general.

We have others telling us to get a job. We tell ourselves to get a job at one point or another. There are people that […]

Latest Mini-Lessons

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Growing Your Fanbase With Landing Pages

Do you feel stuck when it comes to what you should be doing specifically to grow your fanbase? If I had to answer that question, “What should I be doing specifically to grow my fanbase?” […]

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Fan Email Signup Forms: The Best Places to Put It on Your Website

Think about writing lyrics for a second. How important is it to put the right words in the right places with the right inflection? Getting that right can be a huge part of what makes […]

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3 Essential Non-Music Skills for the Independent Artist

There was a time when no one was listening to this show. No one was a fan. No one cared. It was a struggled to get people to come to the website, listen to the […]

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Musician Blog, Should You Create One?

A musician blog. Is this something you need to worry about creating? Should any musician bother blogging?

I was on the phone a week ago with an artist that had written a few blog posts and […]

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