In A&R one has to keep an eye, or rather an ear, on what people are listening to nowadays. But one cannot follow what is popular blindly by copying it, authenticity and novelty are also important.
Mark Bounds from TIR Music talks on an artist’s “health checklist”, the role of a manager these days, women in the music industry, and much more.
An interview with Soren Mensberg and Anders Wind from the Danish agency 3rd Tsunami, for whom the creative attitude of the artists towards their music bears more weight than their equipment.
Katia Mosally, a Stockholm-based international product manager at Universal Music Group, talks about the challenges artists face in the current recording industry, and shares her thoughts on single vs. album releases.
Listen to this podcast episode as Peter Hollens, an a cappella singer and producer who’s built a massive loyal following on YouTube and Patreon, shares what it took to get where he is today and what mobile apps he uses for promotion daily.
Jay Coyle is the founder of Music Geek Services, and the author of a new SoundFly course on crowdfunding. In this episode, Jay explains how artists should treat crowdfunding as an opportunity to build a business, not as a bank.