Daniel Ek of Spotify

Spotify & Universal Make A Very Big Deal

Probably the biggest news of last week was Spotify and Universal agreeing to terms on a licensing deal, apparently one that is “long term.” What does this mean? Click.

Eric Van Wagner

Groove U’s Eric Van Wagner: The Music Biz 101 & More Podcast

Eric Van Wagner, audio instructor at Groove U in Columbus, Ohio, sat down for this interview to talk music and how to start a school from scratch. Listen to Music Biz student Jess Frank lead the way on this. Click.

Elyse Chamberlain of Atlantic Records: Music Biz 101 & More Podcast

Elyse Chamberlain is a talent scout for Atlantic Records, serving as a digital A&R for the label. In this podcast, she gives insight on A&R in today’s biz. Click!

Joe Rapolla

Joe Rapolla, Monmouth University: The Music Biz 101 & More Podcast

Joe Rapolla is the head of the Music and Theater Arts departments at Monmouth University. Here, Joe talks about students who are interested in both music and theater, how he got his start in Marketing for major labels, his new projects and much more! Click!

Anthony Manker Music Biz 101 & More

Anthony Manker – Clear Box Rights: Music Biz 101 & More Podcast

Anthony Manker of Clear Box Rights discusses his experience and knowledge about licensing and publishing in Nashville, TN. Oh, you must click. You must!

Jason Ross of TSM Studio: Music Biz 101 & More Podcast

In this episode, our student co-host Joseph Pomarico brings on Jason Ross, CEO of Trusun Media Inc. and TSM Studio, to talk about starting his own recording studio, being an entrepreneur, and much more.

Music Business Attorney Deborah Newman – The Music Biz 101 & More Podcast

Deborah Newman is a digital music consultant and attorney. She talks about starting in college radio, life in the music industry as a woman in the 70’s and 80’s, and copyright. Click!

Brandon Martinez

Brandon Martinez – IND Music: Music Biz 101 & More

In this podcast, Brandon Martinez, CEO of IND Music, talks about the importance of metadata, content ID, and monetizing content. Click!

Hopeless Records' VP of Business Development and A&R: Eric Tobin - The Music Biz 101 & More Podcast

Hopeless Records’ VP of Business Development and A&R: Eric Tobin – The Music Biz 101 & More Podcast

We had a great time talking to Eric Tobin, VP of Business Development and A&R for Hopeless Records in Nashville at the MUSIC BIZ 2016 Conference! Mr. Tobin discussed how the label got its name, how Hopeless signs bands, 360 Deals, and much more! Click.

Bram Bessoff Indiehitmaker Music Biz

Indiehitmaker’s Bram Bessoff: The Music Biz 101 & More Podcast

Bram Bessoff of IndieHitMaker discusses his take on direct-to-fan marketing and how his company, Indiehitmaker, can help emerging artists release their records, develop stronger fan engagement, and report their album sales to SoundScan and BuzzAngle. Click!