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Why Now Is The Best Time to Start a Music Career

At the age of 16, many school-leavers will dream of a music career. How realistic is it to secure a music job? How can you start a career in the music industry? In this post, I will answer all of these questions and give you some light for the road ahead. This post will show…

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How to Plan The Perfect Music Gig Under Lockdown

What would a perfect gig be to you? Would playing gigs involve international travelling? Carting gear around the world? Would it mean being with family and friends rather than going months or sometimes years without seeing the people who matter? In this post, I am going to show you how to plan the perfect music…

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Start Your Own Record Label on a Shoestring Budget

Record labels are generally known for throwing mud at the wall and seeing what sticks. Mud in this case is money and labels are known for trying anything and everything to promote their artists. Today, I would like to show you how you can start your own record label on a shoestring budget. Therefore, you…

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Affiliate Marketing For Musicians: Other Ways to Make Money

If you have read my older blog posts, you will be aware of the ways that you can make money with your music. However there are other ways to make money than just making music. Affiliate Marketing for Musicians is another of these money making strategies that you need to start implementing to generate the…

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How to Become a Full-Time Musician and Quit Your Day Job

All serious musicians dream about doing music full-time, but how do you do it? Do you hate your current job and want to get into something altogether more interesting? In this post, I show you how to follow your passion and quit your day job. Therefore, we look at look at how to become a…

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7 Ways to Make $100 Per Day From Your Music

All musicians know that selling CDs and streaming music is not the way to make money as a musician. You will be very disappointed if that was your dream as only a few bands and artists make the “big time”. However, in this post, I am going to give you 7 ways to make $100…

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Passive Income For Musicians: Streams and Strategies

As entrepreneurs, we should strive to generate as much passive income as possible. What is passive income? The best way to define this term is by doing a job once and profiting from it over again and again in the future. In this post I am going to explain how to make passive income for…

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How to Make Money By Clipping Video From YouTube

So, you hate being on video? You don’t like being the centre of attention? Yet, you want to make money online? From video? On YouTube? This post will help you to do just that. You will learn how to make money by clipping video from YouTube. Firstly, we will look at what clipping a YouTube…

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Stock Music Libraries: 5 Top Tips From Industry Professionals

Writing production music for production music libraries is a big deal for new and aspiring artists. Writing music for stock music libraries is always going to be your quickest route into making money with your music. Therefore, you really need to check out this post. Again, this blog post is inspired by something I found…

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How to Get More Views on Your YouTube Music Channel

The video above is a generic one that suits any gere. In this post, I am going to show you how to get more views on your YouTube music channel. Many artists consider YouTube to be one of the most important ways to share their music. This is with good reason because video includes audio….

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