Business

The Mindset of Success

Success comes in many different forms and there is no single definition. In music, success may be proficiency at an instrument or booking your first gig; perhaps you define success as reaching a specific milestone such as number of songs learned or number of albums sold. It doesn’t matter what Read more…

By Squatch, ago
Business

Make A Pre-Show Checklist

When you’re gearing up for a performance, it can be easy to lose track of small details. After all, indie musicians have to handle every aspect of their careers by themselves and that can be overwhelming. Between the booking, promotion, gear transportation, and general excitement of playing a show, things Read more…

By Squatch, ago
Business

How to Book Shows

If you are just starting out as a performer or with a new band, the concept of booking shows may be intimidating. After all, you’d love to play the hottest clubs on Friday or Saturday night but how do you get there? First of all, it’s best to understand that Read more…

By Squatch, ago
Business

Why You Need A Mailing List

If you don’t already have a mailing list, you’ve probably at least heard of them and you may be wondering why they are so often recommended to artists. But do you really need one? Can’t you just use social media to communicate with your audience? While social media is important, Read more…

By Squatch, ago