EVENT: MAKING YOUR NEXT MIXTAPE A SUCCESS 05.21.12 @ 5:30 pm est ON BLOGTALK RADIO

{EAV:290bd6a2a9da9a99} EVENT: MAKING YOUR NEXT MIXTAPE A SUCCESS 05.21.12 @ 5:30 pm est ON BLOGTALK RADIO Visit http://www.blogtalkradio.com/phoenixstar9/2012/05/21/mixtape-success (805) 285-9730 1000s of mixtapes are released EVERY DAY.  Some go on to have veral downloads and some just well… sit there… and stay in double digit downloads. We are going to give you some key steps …

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Independent Artists: In the journey to becoming an artist, there are several mistakes that need to be avoided, as well as a few key things to do to propel your career as an artist forward.  First, here are the mistakes that artists commonly make.  Oftentimes, artists will spam their music in facebook groups they are …

The Fine Art of Networking

  The Fine Art of Networking By Kenny Kerner Don’t be afraid of the word. It doesn’t bite. In the music business, “networking” is just a fancy term for “hanging out.” For our Jewish readership, it’s “schmoozing.” There, I can see you’re smiling already. That’s better. The best way to learn and to make connections …

Where Management Ends And Friendship Begins

  Where Management Ends and Friendship Begins This Article Originally Published July 2008 By Kenny Kerner I was sitting at the computer with an empty page staring me in the face when the phone rang. It was a friend of mine in another band. He was pissed because he felt that his Personal Manager seemed …

Are You Ready for a Music Manager?

  Management Options: Are You Ready for a Manager? This Article Originally Published November 2006 By Bobby Borg   When your act is at the point where you are getting positive press, opportunities to play bigger and better live gigs, and a body of fans asking when you’re releasing your next recording, it might be …

VIDEO: Understanding The Business of Music Business (Sole Proprietorship Vs LLC Vs Corporations)

Kelvin Brown, a student at Loyola University, New Orleans, and an up and coming record producer, talks with George Howard of ArtistsHouse. Sole Proprietorship Vs LLC Vs Corporations breakdown for those that have started or are thinking about starting their own business. Kelvin Brown, a student at Loyola University New Orleans and a hip-hop producer, …

Self-Promotion: Press Releases

Self-Promotion: Press Releases This Article Originally Published September 2000 By Kenny Kerner Although it might be difficult to get one of your self-written press releases into a major newspaper, local papers and magazines can almost always use them. After all, their job is to promote local activities! Let’s start at the beginning: A Press Release …

Success In The Music Industry : Building an Audience

  Building an Audience Success in the Music Industry This Article Originally Published May 2007 By Kenny Kerner You can be the greatest band in the world, but if nobody buys your records or comes to see you live, it’s all for naught. What very few musicians realize is that they themselves are in control …