Wayne Chernin of Republic & Island Records talks about sales & distribution in the music business and how the physical side of the biz ain’t dead yet. Click for the full spiel.
In this episode of Music Biz 101 & More, Sean Gilday & Rachel Hill of Blue Raven Entertainment, talk about how hard it is to get a band into the festival circuit and how persistence is the key to getting your foot in the door of the music business.
From the “Batcave” in Montclair, NJ to entertainment industry unemployment to Music Geography to new prizes for the winner of the Music Biz 101 & More Theme Song Contest, here’s your weekly music & entertainment industry wrap-up.
Your Music Biz 101 & More Theme Song Contest now has bigger prizes than we ever could have imagined, like getting your music IN ROTATION on WPSC radio. But wait, there’s even more! Click to find out all of the cool stuff YOU will win.
On the Music Biz 101 & More radio show, Arts Presenter Jane Stein discusses all about what “arts presenting” is, block booking, revenue streams, what questions she asks herself before booking a show, and more. Click and grow.
U2′s new exclusive iTunes release reminds us of Beyonce’s last exclusive iTunes release. Whose strategy was praised more? And whose strategy will ultimately prove more successful? Click to weigh in with your opinion.
Adam Kornfeld, VP of talent agency Artist Group International, discusses what it takes to be a successful agent and build exposure for your band. Click to watch and learn some cool stuff.
There’s a lot going on. Are you keeping up? You should, because it ain’t gonna stop. Here is your weekly music/entertainment industry social media wrap-up. Read. Click. You’ll be better because of it.
Watch & listen to some cool drum licks, courtesy of the William Paterson University percussion majors. Go on – click!
Paul Sinclair is the 2014/2015 William Paterson University Music Business Visiting Resident Expert. Here’s his quote upon the announcement.
Ticket Masters co-author Josh Baron was on the William Paterson University campus shortly after the book’s release. He spoke with WP adjunct Steve Leeds about the book and the industry. Click to watch.