Janet Devlin of X Factor UK and “December Daze” – The Music Biz 101 & More Podcast

Janet Devlin Music Biz 101 & More

Janet Devlin finished 5th during X Factor UK’s 2011 season. She has over 21 million views on her YouTube channel. She’s received over 5 million streams on Spotify. Janet is working her buns off and finding success. How does she do it? Click and listen to her in her own words!

Music Biz 101 & More Live – This Week’s Radio Show

Music Biz 101 & More Live

This week, listen to the Music Biz 101 & More live panel, originally recorded on October 26, 2015. You’ll hear top industry guests give their opinions about important, um, stuff going on in da biz. Listen live or go to SoundCloud now and hear the podcast. Click!

Your Music Biz 101 Music Industry & Social Media Wrap-Up (November 23rd)

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It’s your weekly music industry & social media wrap-up! With pics from last week’s Pop Music showcase, info about Amazon’s retail strategy, what managers need to know today, and more. Click!

Tool: My Grand Canyon Musical Influence

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“I vividly remember going to see Tool live in Wichita, KS. Typically at concerts, I would be moving around place to place, dodging gorillas in the mosh pit, and generally having a party of the show. However, this show was different. It was the first time I stood in a single place through the entire show and was somehow hypnotized by the spectacle of it all.” Click to read more!

Money To Burn? Pay To Play On Steroids

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Pay to play can be one of the worst mistakes an artist makes, especially if the “pay” part can’t ever be recouped. Click to read one band’s saga and how you should think before going this route.

WMG’s Dan Goldberg & Matt Young: This Week’s Radio Show Guests

Warner Music Group Music biz 101

Two SVPs from the Warner Music Group Consumer Sales & Marketing division, Dan Goldberg & Matt Young, are this week’s radio show guests. Click to stream the show live!

Your Music Biz 101 Music Industry & Social Media Wrap-Up (November 17th)

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It’s your weekly music industry & social media wrap-up! With One Direction taxes, Facebook video views, dirty word editing, color pics and more. Click!

Money To Burn? Beware The A&R Company Promising Too Much

Money To Burn Beware The company asking for money

Do you have money to burn? If so, then say yes every time a company approaches you about getting your music in front of the right people. If not, click on this post to understand why you should probably say no.

X-Factor Star Janet Devlin: This Week’s Radio Show Guest

Janet Devlin, who place 5th on the UK version of The X Factor in 2011, guests on this week’s radio show. She’ll talk social media, promotion and her new X-Mas album. Plus, execs from her U.S. label, OK! Good Records, will add in their two cents. Click to see how you can stream this live!

Your Music Biz 101 Music Industry & Social Media Wrap-Up (November 9th)

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It’s your weekly music industry & social media wrap-up! With Pandora business strategy, Taylor Swift lawsuits, Podcasting, EDM, and more. Click!