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Youtube Famous, But Still Unsigned? Here Are 4 Reasons Why

YouTube Famous, But Still Unsigned? Here Are 4 Reasons Why “I’m blowing up on YouTube, so you should sign me.” This is a statement we’ve heard a few times from artists. But it doesn’t necessarily mean you have the upper hand when breaking into the industry. Here’s why: The Importance (or not) of Views On

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post-Covid touring
Music Industry Insights

Post-Covid Touring: 3 Steps to Get You Back on Track

Post-Covid Touring: 3 Steps to Get You Back on Track Post-Covid touring will soon get a green light, and we couldn’t be more excited! With some of our artists already back on stage, we’ve started prepping for tours in 2022 and 2023. As of March 2021, Ticketmaster has reported a 600% increase in traffic to

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music catalog
Music Industry Insights

Selling Your Music Catalog In 2021: A Frenzy or a Clever Move?

Selling Your Music Catalog In 2021: A Frenzy or a Clever Move? Ever since Bob Dylan sold the rights to his entire songwriting catalog, several other artists have done the same. Letting go of the work you created isn’t an easy decision, but it seems that the time is ripe, and there are three main

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sync music
Music Industry Insights

Sync Music to A New Tune: How To Turn Your Passion Into A Profession

Sync music to a new tune: How to turn your passion into a profession Sync music is a fantastic way to create awareness of new material, generate income, and aid your prospects by making your music accessible. But getting a placement can be tricky. Want to get your music featured in the latest commercial? Then it’s

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music supervisors
Music Industry Insights

Being A Music Supervisor: 3 Solid Questions You Should Be Asking Yourself

Being A Music Supervisor: 3 Solid Questions You Should Be Asking Yourself Amazon. Netflix. Apple TV.  Thanks to the pandemic, industry revenue is forecast to grow by 30.6% in 2020-21. In other words, music synchronisation is generating high-margin income and breaking emerging artists. But music monetising is a fierce game, and to win big, music supervisors

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NFTs and Music
Digital Insights

NFTS AND MUSIC – A MATCH MADE IN (CRYPTO) HEAVEN

NFTS AND MUSIC – A MATCH MADE IN (CRYPTO) HEAVEN NFTs – new and confusing and possibly the best thing that could happen to musicians. If you haven’t already, it’s your turn to reap the benefits and take advantage of a fad that’s here to stay. If you don’t have the faintest idea where to

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publishing admin
Music Industry Insights

All About Publishing Admins and Why You Should Consider Getting One

All About Publishing Admins and Why You Should Consider Getting One As a musician, your copyrights are more than just your property – they are your livelihood.  With the rise of technology, getting your music plugged into various revenue streams has never been easier. However, managing the money earned from these copyrights still requires an

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sync music
Music Industry Insights

Is Sync Music the Future of Recorded Music Monetisation?

Is Sync Music the Future of Recorded Music Monetisation? The digital age makes it difficult for musicians to generate revenue, but sync music deals are on the rise, particularly for film,  video games, and advertisements. With the future of live performances still uncertain, perhaps it’s the coming of a new (royalties) age?  Expanding Your Base

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pitching to publishers
Music Industry Insights

Pitching to Publishers: Getting it Right from the Get-Go

Pitching to Publishers: Getting it Right from the Get-Go Pitching to publishers is one of the areas where most songwriters make the most mistakes. First impressions are, of course, ultra-necessary, so you must be well prepared and know what to expect. UNDERSTAND MUSIC PUBLISHING You’d be surprised how little newcomers know about what a music

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pitching to labels
Music Industry Insights

Pitching to Labels: 3 effective approaches you should take​

Pitching to Labels: 3 effective approaches you should take There is no manual to getting a record deal, but there are some fundamentals that can give you a head start. If you want to get signed by a label, you must start thinking like one. You can hear it straight from the big sharks by

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