Have you ever wondered what successful independent musicians know that you don’t?

Finally you can find out….

Several times a month for the past several years I interviewed one 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.

And you can get access to all 90+ interviews absolutely free forever PLUS free video tips to help you build a better music career. To get started sign up to the right:

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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Simple Websites, Yard Sale, IDEAS, and Backup Vocals from R2D2 w/ Jonah Matranga

Some interviews I’ve done are great just because of how interesting musicians can be.

Jonah Matranga is one of those people. Cutting his own albums under various bands and working with bands like Thursday, Lupe Fiasco, […]

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How to Get More Gigs and Increase Your Fees as a Cover Band Musician w/ Brad Lazarus

If you’ve been following Seeds of Music this far you’d know by now that one of the keys to creating a music career of longevity, really any career at all, is to diversify income.

Well one […]

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Steve Rennie Talks Biz and Managing Incubus

Just to get it out of the way, I’ve been a huge Incubus fan since 2001 when I got a copy of Morning View. That’s why I’m beyond excited to have their former manager Steve […]

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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 […]

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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