Music Growth Talks
Theo Koolen

MGT74: Fan Data And Growth Tools In One Platform – Theo Koolen (’s Theo Koolen gives an overview of their marketing and analytics toolkit, shares real-world case studies of how other artists have been using it, and explains how you can improve your content marketing with the right data.

Dave Blue

MGT73: The Hidden Value Of A Facebook Event – Dave Blue (Spotcaller)

Dave Blue, the founder of Spotcaller, talks on how his app simplifies live music discovery, and explains to artists and promoters how to make their Facebook Events more successful.

Peter Harris

MGT72: Stream It Till You Own It With Resonate – Peter Harris

Peter Harris, founder of streaming platform Resonate, explains how the “stream to own” model works and gives an overview of the blockchain technology and the challenges faced by the research team during Music Tech Fest Berlin.

Dearbhla Trainor

MGT71: The Music Business Is All About Who You Know – Dearbhla Trainor

Dearbhla Trainor, the host of The One Sheet music industry podcast, gives tips on reaching out to labels and press, and shares other insights from her own experience in the business, and from what she’s learned from her podcast guests.

D Grant Smith

MGT70: Radio Promotion 101 – D Grant Smith

D Grant Smith, a “Growth Farmer” and the Syndicated Host of The Appetizer Radio Show, talks on the role of public radio, ways (not) to pitch your music, having a great sound and knowing who you sound like, and much more.

Adam Reifsteck

MGT69: Rebalancing Artists’ Interests As A Label – Adam Reifsteck (Teknofonic)

In this WeSpin Recipes episode, Adam Reifsteck, founder of dance music label Teknofonic, gives tips on getting signed, earning money through SoundExchange and PPL, and more.