Your Weekly Music/Entertainment Industry Social Media Wrap-Up (April 28th)

Your Weekly Music/Entertainment Industry Social Media Wrap-Up

Here’s your weekly Music/Entertainment Industry Social Media Wrap-Up. From Mariah possibly copying Beyonce to a great new music biz podcast, it’s all here. Click, read, and experience the wonders of the music & entertainment biz.

Using Video To Promote Your Music Event

WPU Now That's What I Call Pop

When putting together the marketing mix for your next show, don’t forget video. With a little time and a little creativity, you can create multiple videos which can raise additional awareness of your event and provide additional content for your website, email campaigns, and social networks. Here’s how.

Pharrell Williams: From Behind The Scenes To The Forefront

Pharrell Williams: From Behind The Scenes To The Forefront

You may have heard of this rising solo artist, Pharrell Williams from his smash single “Happy” that was released this past year and has flooded radios around the world with its catchy melody, simplistic lyrics and positive message. What you may not know is Pharrell’s history in the music business. WPU Music Biz student Zach Matari explores the world of Pharrell.

Music Biz 101 & More: The Podcast With Special Guest Entertainment Lawyer Karl Guthrie

Music Biz 101 & More: The Podcast With Special Guest Karl Guthrie

Music Biz 101 & More is the only radio show in America that focuses on the business side of the music & entertainment worlds. Hosted by William Paterson University’s Dr. Stephen Marcone & Professor David Philp, the show airs each Wednesday at 8pm on WPSC-FM, Brave New Radio. In this podcast episode, Karl Guthrie, entertainment attorney extraordinaire, dishes about artist recording contracts that your co-hosts didn’t know, the textbooks don’t know, and, apparently, most other entertainment attorneys don’t know.

How To Turn Your Audio Content Into A YouTube Video

If you’re putting your music up on Soundcloud or iTunes or Spotify or MySpace or (name your service here), don’t forget YouTube! For the price of $0 and a cost of time, you can turn your audio into a video. It’s a great, relatively easy way to squeeze another use out of your content. Click to see how to do it.

Your Weekly Music/Entertainment Industry Social Media Wrap-Up (April 21st)

Your Weekly Music/Entertainment Industry Social Media Wrap-Up (April 21st)

From marketing Macklemore & Lewis to the future of music streaming, from an upcoming interview with Kiss/John Mayer/Dave Matthews Band business manager Aaron Van Duyne to how to get press for your band, here’s your weekly Music/Entertainment Industry Social Media Wrap-Up. Now click and get smart.

Music Biz 101 & More: The Podcast With Special Guests Dr. Dave Demsey & WPU Advanced Pop Ensemble

Music Biz 101 & More: The Podcast With Special Guest WPU Pop Ensemble

In this episode of Music Biz 101 & More, Dave Demsey, Coordinator of the WPU Jazz Studies Program, plays his sax and the WPU Advanced Pop Ensemble sings their harmonies – LIVE! (Well, this is a podcast, so it was live once…) Click to listen and fall in love with sound.

Three Reasons To Check Out Collage! By Zach Matari

3 Reasons to check out Collage!

Three short, great reasons why you should come to “Collage!”. If you don’t know what “Collage!” is, then let me take a 84 seconds to deliver you the opportunity of a lifetime. Click and come on this journey – by Zach Matari.

Music Biz 101 & More: The Podcast With Special Guest Dr. Rob Quicke

Music Biz 101 & More: The Podcast With Special Guest Dr. Rob Quicke

In this episode, Dr. Rob Quicke, the brains and boss behind the #1 college radio station in the U.S., WPSC, discusses the genesis of College Radio Day and how to put together large-scale events. He also talks about how he licensed the College Radio Day album. Click and listen if you’re into radio and da music biz!

Collage! 2014 On Music Biz 101 & More: A Radio Show Shown In Tweets

WPU Music Presents: Collage 2014

The April 9th edition of the Music Biz 101 & More radio show was dedicated to the 2014 Collage! event taking place in the Shea Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, April 26th at 7:30 sharp. While promoting the Collage! event, we also discussed how to promote a music or entertainment event for little to no budget. Take a glimpse of the tweets inside this post. You may know somebody.