I knew that I had to finish the work. So why was it that I found myself surrounded by clothes in piles on my floor and bed and chair from all over the house? I had fallen into the Marie Kondo trap! Have you ever noticed how as musicians (or other creative types for that…… Continue reading How to STOP Procrastinating And Get Your Music Done! – 3 Tips to Start Today
The Grammy’s have historically been the biggest night of the music industry, awarding those hard working and best selling musicians and albums. But something has changed. Are the Grammys a symptom of something larger happening in the music industry or are a result of a change already happened? Let’s look at Ariana Grande, one of…… Continue reading What Ariana Grande Can Teach Indie Musicians About Social Media
Continuing our recent dive into email marketing (you can catch up on some basic tips on my last post here) let’s chat about the welcome email. Would you guess that the welcome email is the number one place to connect with these potential fans? It’s true! Welcome emails have the highest rate of being opened,…… Continue reading Write the Perfect Welcome Email – Musicians Rarely Do These Tips!
Did you know that email marketing is the top way to get people to move from being fans to fans who buy your music? It’s true! Email marketing has come a long way since the early days of AOL and it is a perfect thing for musicians. Emails can help you build deep relationships between…… Continue reading Email Lists for Musicians – Where the HECK to Start!
An EPK (electronic press kit) is one of the most important things to include if you are a musician/band starting to book shows. This is the musical resume of how AMAZING you are and why promoters and venues would be lucky to have you perform at their place. A bit like a resume and job…… Continue reading What Promoters Want In Your EPK
Hello my fellow musicians! Super quick post this Thursday because I’m hard at work on launching a new website for you. Want to get discovered? This site is going to get you there. Struggling to make money at your music? Recording songs and uploading them to Spotify and still can’t afford to buy a Starbucks?…… Continue reading Improve Your Instagram in 60 Seconds
Time for part two of our little dive into Instagram! Last week we covered beating the algorithm, knowing what to post, and how to gain more followers without buying them. If you missed it, or want a refresher, click here to be taken back to that post. Today let’s cover writing a great bio to…… Continue reading Everything Else Musicians Should Know About Instagram – Part Two