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The Top 10 Genres in the Music Industry

The Top 10 Genres in the Music Industry

Music is a vast realm. There are countless genres, sub-genres, and styles, from World Music to Rap, from Rock to Jazz. On the one hand, the list could be extremely long. On the other hand, not all genres are as popular and as successful. As a result, the music industry, or the music market, surely favors some of ...

Music Managers – Everything You Need to Know

Music Managers – Everything You Need to Know

A music manager is a person who manages the business aspects of an artist. A manager must have excellent organizational skills and keep the artist on track to achieving success. It is a job that requires experience, creativity, and hustling. Musicians get to enjoy all the spotlight while their managers take care ...

10 Reasons Why Musicians Fail

10 Reasons Why Musicians Fail

It's difficult for artists to break into the music business, and unfortunately most of them fail because it's an extremely competitive market. We'll go over ten reasons why musicians fail. We will define success based on the commonly held view of what it takes to make it in music. This can be anything from getting ...

How to Get Sponsored as a Musician

How to Get Sponsored as a Musician

Obtaining a sponsorship can be an effective way to enhance both your income and your visibility as an independent musician. It can either turn into a whole new income source or into a way to find the capital you need for your next project. It can be a powerful advertising tool or an efficacious way to communicate the ...

15 Of The Best Music Schools in the World (2022)

15 Of The Best Music Schools in the World (2022)

If you want to take your musical career seriously and develop it through classical education, you want to go to the best music school possible. When you try to pick and choose the right school for you, you will see that there is a LOT of music schools. Many of them are similar but have different preferences in ...

Overcome Stage Fright with 10 Simple Tricks

Overcome Stage Fright with 10 Simple Tricks

Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned artist, chances are you still have stage fright. Everyone has a different way of handling this but if you still fail then you should try other ideas. Your legs are wobbly, your mouth is dry, you probably feel sick or dizzy. Even if you don't have any physical symptoms, you ...

What Does a Music Supervisor Do?

What Does a Music Supervisor Do?

Think about your favorite movie, with all those quirky characters you love, the plot twists that still keep you on the edge of your seat, or the beautiful scenes, masterly curated in every detail. Now, think about that same movie but without a soundtrack. Are those quirky characters, plot twists, and beautiful scenes ...

How Much Should I Charge for a Gig?

How Much Should I Charge for a Gig?

When it comes to payment for a gig, you need to strike a fine balance between not undervaluing yourself while also staying pragmatic about expected fees for gigs in your area. Try to stay realistic about your current level and the demands for your talent. Make sure you're not undercharging, but sometimes it's worth ...

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