Music Industry Advice
Should You Join a Musicians’ Union?

Should You Join a Musicians’ Union?

The freelance and diverse nature of our job makes it quite hard, and sometimes confusing, to deal with all the admin and legal aspects of it. Many musicians, especially the young ones who are just starting a career in the business, often overlook aspects such as salary standards, pension schemes, insurance, or ...

How Music Royalties Work (An Easy Guide)

How Music Royalties Work (An Easy Guide)

Collecting royalties is an important part of an musicians income. Whether you're a composer, a music producer, or a DJ, you should collect royalties to ensure that you're getting your fair share whenever a song is streamed, sold, or used in a TV commercial. Some creators tend to avoid music royalties because they ...

How to Start a Band the Right Way

How to Start a Band the Right Way

For anyone new to the idea of starting a band, it can be a pretty daunting task. From getting the right people and finding your sound, to arranging gigs, rehearsals, and managing everything, it can be pretty hard to know where to start. Playing a musical instrument is a great and fulfilling hobby, but it can get ...

10 Great Music Collaboration Websites and Apps (2022)

10 Great Music Collaboration Websites and Apps (2022)

2022 is continuing to be a difficult time for musicians. To make it easier, it's certainly worth exploring your options to collaborate online and tap into a vast network of musicians and producers. In the past, musicians were condemned to local band-mates and producers. This could be challenging, especially for those ...

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