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Festival Bookings: How to Get Booked at Music Festivals

Playing music festival stages is something that many artists and bands dream about. Not only is it a thrilling experience, but it’s a fantastic opportunity to introduce your music to new listeners and raise your profile. The article from AmplifyYou, titled “Festival Bookings: How to Get Booked at Music Festivals,” serves as a comprehensive guide […]

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College radio promotion: The musician’s guide – ReverbNation Blog

The independent music market is more saturated than ever. That’s why I favour marketing strategies that are specific and targeted. They’re often more effective than casting a wide net. The blog post from ReverbNation, authored by Cassidy Frost, delves into the significance of college radio as a promotional tool for musicians, especially in the independent […]

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How Do Spotify’s 2024 Changes in Royalty Rates Affect Independent Artists? – Music Industry How To

With Spotify’s proposed changes to artists royalties to take effect in 2024, independent artists are questioning if enough is enough The article from Music Industry How To discusses the significant changes Spotify plans to implement in its royalty payout model in 2024, aimed at combating bot plays and ensuring fair compensation for artists. The new […]

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4 Content Playbooks to Drive Superfans to Your Own Artist Platform

Research indicates that 66% of fans find artists on Instagram and TikTok — not streaming. These passionate fans want exclusive experiences, behind-the-scenes access, and real artist connections. The article from Single.xyz, titled “4 Content Playbooks to Drive Superfans to Your Own Artist Platform,” delves into strategies for musicians to transform casual listeners into dedicated superfans. It […]

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How to book your first music festival slot – ReverbNation Blog

Do you dream of headlining a big music festival? Not surprisingly, a crucial step towards that goal is: booking your FIRST music festival slot! With 1,000+ annual music festivals in the USA and Europe alone, there’s a whole world of opportunity out there for you to wow IRL audiences with your live show. The article from […]

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Superfans: Why They’re Vital For Artists In The Digital Era

The music superfan theory is nothing new, but in an industry increasingly overtaken by algorithms, superfans provide a sure-fire way for artists – even emerging and mid-tier artists – to make money and develop their audience. The article from AmplifyYou, titled “Superfans: Why They’re Vital For Artists In The Digital Era,” delves into the burgeoning […]

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What is a Superfan & Why do UMG, WMG (and everyone else) care so much?

Everyone is talking about the importance of music superfans to propel and monetize an artist’s career. But what is a superfan, and why do the CEOs of UMG and WMG, along with almost everyone else in the music business, suddenly care so much? The article from Hypebot, penned by Bruce Houghton, delves into the burgeoning […]

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Unlocking Success for Musicians in the Work-from-Home Era || Dotted Music

Adapting to remote work opportunities is now a necessity in the ever-evolving music industry. Embrace these strategies to thrive in the digital era The article from Dotted Music, titled “Unlocking Success for Musicians in the Work-from-Home Era,” provides a comprehensive guide for musicians navigating the digital landscape of the music industry. Here’s a summary of […]

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10 music videos you should be making in 2024 – ReverbNation Blog

Video is one of the most effective ways to promote music. That’s why the music industry is so focused on TikTok, Reels, and YouTube at the moment. The article from ReverbNation Blog, penned by Chris Robley, delves into the dynamic world of music videos, highlighting their pivotal role in music promotion. It acknowledges the challenges […]