Your Music Biz 101 Wrap Up: Week of June 19

Here’s what’s going on, from The Weeknd to Brian Schechter to how to be a great music supervisor and more. Oh, you must click, so do it!

I’ve Got Some Money In My Pocket…

You’re in a band. You’ve been bequeathed some money from a member’s dad and another friend of the group. The money adds up to, oh, let’s say $15,000. They say, “Make an album, son.”

But should you?

Heather Ellis – Manager of Artist Marketing at Pandora: Music Biz 101 & More Podcast

In this episode with Heather Ellis of Pandora, we learn about Pandora’s Artist Marketing Services, the hats a manager wears for an artist, and more! Click!!!

Janeen Shaitelman, WFUV Marketing Director: Music Biz 101 & More Podcast

Janeen Shaitelman, WFUV-FM Marketing and Promotions Director, talks about the role of public radio with music today, how bands can get airplay, how she connects her station to music festivals and concerts, and more. Click.

John Simson/Linda-Bloss Baum Talk SoundExchange: This Week’s Radio Show Guests

John Simson and Linda Bloss-Baum talk artist management and SoundExchange in this special two-guest edition of the Music Biz 101 & More radio show. Click to stream!

Grover Biery – Concord Music Group SVP of Digital Streaming: Music Biz 101 & More Podcast

Music Biz 101 & More hosts Philp & Marcone are joined by the Concord Music Group’s Grover Biery and student co-host, Jeff Sauerman, to talk the Black Keys, vinyl, streaming, and more.

Billy Fields- VP of Artists & Label Relations at WEA: Music Biz 101 & More Podcast

In this interview Billy Fields, VP of Artists & Label Relations at WEA, talks about working with WEA and becoming the “vinyl guy”. Click now to listen!

Brian Schechter – Former My Chemical Romance/Current Palisades Manager:

Brian Schechter, former My Chemical Romance manager and current manager of Palisades, talks about the rise of My Chem, why he was fired, why he doesn’t have contracts between himself and his artists, what he does as a manager, and much, much more. Click!

Your Music Biz 101 & More Radio Show Summer Schedule

Here’s your Music Biz 101 & More radio show summer schedule, featuring guests from Pandora, the Warner Music Group, SoundExchange, SummerFest, and more! Click to see the entire list.

Don Nottingham – Former Straight No Chaser Vocalist: This Week’s Radio Show Guest

Why did Don Nottingham leave Straight No Chaser? How do the guys in the group make decisions? Click to listen to Don tell all on this week’s radio show! Or click inside to get to the podcast.