How To Become A Successful Indie Artist

How To Become A Successful Indie Artist

Beyond talent and songwriting chops, carving out a career as a successful independent artist requires unrelenting dedication. You are a small business – pure and simple. Your understanding of the music business, networking skills, marketing savvy, and your ability to...
How To Promote Your Music On Social Media

How To Promote Your Music On Social Media

In today’s digital climate, promoting your music on social media can be a huge opportunity. As an artist you don’t have to rely on industry gatekeepers deciding whether your music is worthy of getting air time.  With social media you have a direct link to your...
Radio As A Social Force

Radio As A Social Force

‘Local conversation and local culture isn’t disappearing necessarily just because we have a world that’s more connected. In fact I think it allows some subcultures to blossom a bit more and for local conversations to have even more power and I think that radio can...
How To Promote Your Music To Radio

How To Promote Your Music To Radio

While the era of digital music streaming has long since descended triumphantly upon us, terrestrial radio remains and one not to be counted out.  So, as an artist, you know that you are the best thing since Arctic Monkeys, Bright Eyes, Adele, what have you. Trick...
How To Write A Radio Hit Song

How To Write A Radio Hit Song

‘Each song has its own secret that’s different from another song, and each has its own life. Sometimes it has to be teased out, whereas other times it might come fast. There are no laws about songwriting or producing’ – Mark Knopfler There are common elements,...
Tips: Writing A Hit Song

Tips: Writing A Hit Song

‘Each song has its own secret that’s different from another song, and each has its own life. Sometimes it has to be teased out, whereas other times it might come fast. There are no laws about songwriting or producing’ – Mark Knopfler There are common elements,...