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This Man Releases A New Album On Spotify Every Single Day – How Much Money Does He Make?

The idea of recording an album a day might send the average person running for the hills, but for ambient artist Michiru Aoyama, the routine has been a part of his everyday life for the last two years. The key takeaway points from the article This man releases a new album on Spotify every single […]

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The Complete Guide To Selling Your Music Online

Whether you’re releasing a new album, EP, or launching a series of singles, you’ll want to have a plan in place to help you sell your music online. This will help ensure that people do hear it, and fans are able to support you by purchasing your songs. The guide from Bandzoogle provides a comprehensive […]

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Musicians, Here’s How To Copyright Your Music

We’ve already seen so many court cases over copyright infringement. Sometimes, one artist has a similar idea to another artist and inadvertently makes a song that sounds similar. And sometimes it may be on purpose, who knows. The point is, you need to protect yourself. So let’s talk music copyright. The article from Digital Music […]

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The Top 10 DIY Musician Articles Of 2023 According To The DIY Musician

As 2023 draws to a close (how did we get here already?!) we take a gander back at this year with hazy “what just happened” goggles recollecting the moments that stood out to us as artists, and as the loyal members of an ever-evolving industry The article from DIY Musician, titled “The Top 10 DIY […]

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Best Place to Upload Music for Indie Musicians.

Here’s a shocking statistic: Music streaming makes up 84 percent of music industry revenue in the US. In other words: the vast majority of people listen to music via streaming services like SoundCloud, Spotify, and Apple Music. The article from the Disc Makers Blog, titled “Best Places to Upload Music for Indie Musicians,” provides a […]

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The Creative Power of a Stage Name.

Artist stage names run the gamut from run-of-the-mill to sublimely poetic to utterly ridiculous, but all serve useful purposes — they stick in audience’s memories and empower or inspire artists to create in different ways. The article from the Disc Makers Blog, titled “The creative power of a stage name,” written by Michael Gallant, explores […]

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Ultimate Guide to Music Investors | Disc Makers

Whether you’re just starting out or you’re years into the game, we musicians all know one thing for sure: it costs money to do what we do. As an independent artist, relying on streaming platforms and music royalties might not be a sufficient revenue stream to further your career. The article on Disc Makers Blog, […]

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Email Marketing for Musicians – Your Ultimate Guide

Is email marketing for musicians still a viable strategy for growing your music career? Short answer: yes. Long answer: read this Ultimate Guide to Email Marketing for Musicians and Producers. This article from Audio Issues, provides an extensive guide on email marketing specifically tailored for musicians and producers. It emphasizes the importance of understanding your […]

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25 ways to make money with music | Native Instruments Blog

Have you ever asked yourself, “how do music artists make money?” You’re not alone. Venturing into the music realm with dreams of making it a full-time gig is a path many are vibing with these days. The Native Instruments Blog provides an insightful guide on how to make money with music, offering 25 diverse and […]

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5 Reasons You Should Still Create CDs Of Your Releases

The conventional knowledge in the world of music today is that CDs do not sell anymore. Yes, CDs are no longer the mainstream media for releasing new music. However, this does not mean that as artists we cannot generate revenue from CD sales. In fact, a lot of artists today still depend on CD sales […]