The Rise of the Anonymous Music Star

How do you generate more Spotify streams than Michael Jackson or Elton John? Swedish composer Johan Röhr pulled off that impressive feat in the strangest way possible. In the article, Ted Gioia explores the significant shift in music economics and the emerging trend of anonymous musicians dominating streaming platforms. He highlights the story of Johan […]


How To Release Music as a New Artist

You’re new to music and have just made your first recording. Congratulations! Now, how do you share it with people in an impactful way? With all the music available today, it can be difficult to stand out as an independent artist. Here are some tips to teach you how to release new music and reach […]

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Level Up Your Music Marketing by Engaging Every Fan Layer

To Build a Fanbase Today, You Need to Reach Every Level of Fandom The blog article titled “Level Up Your Music Marketing by Engaging Every Fan Layer” by Sam Addeo, provides a strategic guide for artists on effectively engaging with different levels of their fanbase to maximize retention and revenue. It emphasizes the necessity of moving beyond […]

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50 Marketing Tips For Emerging Artists – Vampr

So you’ve finally got your release out into the world! Congrats! Now it’s time to promote your music to build your fan base. If you are feeling overwhelmed about music marketing and promotion, we’ve put together some helpful suggestions for how you can get more people to hear your music, and become a fan. outlines […]


How Musicians Can Win In The Evolving Social Media Landscape

This article discusses the evolving social media content landscape and explains how musicians can use brand world learnings to improve their content marketing strategies. The article from Right Chord Music discusses how musicians can succeed in the ever-changing social media landscape, emphasizing the importance of strategic content marketing. It presents six truths about social media […]

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9 Rules For Success In Today’s Music business – Music 3.0 Music Industry Blog

We’ve gone through a mighty change in the music business over the last decade or so, and it keeps on morphing and evolving every day. Since these changes are constant, many of the old school rules pertaining to success in the music business no longer apply The article from Music 3.0, titled “9 Rules For […]


5 ways to get to know your fanbase

Undeniably, one of the most important things to know as a musical artist is your audience. Fanbases are not only the life and bloodline of most careers in our industry, but also our biggest supporters and community backbone. The article “5 ways to get to know your fanbase” from the Bandzoogle Blog, provides valuable insights […]


Artists need to place themselves at the centre of fan community-led commerce

The solution to artist remuneration and the next wave of music industry growth is already here: fan communities. The article from MIDiA Research, authored by Keith Jopling and titled “Artists need to place themselves at the centre of fan community-led commerce,” discusses the evolving landscape of artist remuneration and the music industry’s growth through fan […]


5 best Smart Link pages for musicians | Bandzoogle Blog

Smart Links are direct links to your music that can exist on any page of your website. You can use the Smart Links feature on a Music page promoting a new album, or create a standalone landing page to encourage fans from social media to play and buy your music. The article from Bandzoogle, titled […]


Time Management for Musicians – Cari Cole Voice & Music Co.

Time management is an art. Especially for musicians with a day job on top of their full-time music career. Where do you find the time and how do you manage everything that needs to be done without losing your mind? The article titled “Time Management for Musicians: How to Get More Done and Save Time […]