In today’s episode I’ll be going over at least 4 things your website needs in order to work for you as a musician. Now, there’s no one-size fits all in terms of deciding whether or not a website is a must have for every DIY musician. Most musicians do have them, but there are musicians […]

In today’s episode, I’ll be sharing 4 big reasons why followers don’t matter unless you have super fans. I’ll also share a bit about how you can turn those followers and fans into super fans. But before we dive in, I need to define the difference between a follower, fan and super fan. Most musicians […]

In this week’s episode, I’m going to start diving into a question I get asked a lot. And that is, “How does an independent DIY musician promote their music?” This question could be a year-long course. But because this is a bite-size sort of podcast, I’m going to talk about how to start. More specifically, […]

As an artist starting out, you might be curious and ask yourself, should you give away your music? And the answer to this question isn’t quite black and white as some might argue.  In this episode, we’ll be touching on the pros and cons on giving your music away. Then, I’ll end with 4 practical […]

We’re going to get a little more specific with practical ways of doing Facebook marketing for your fan page. So, today we’ll be chatting about 7 ways to increase Facebook likes without spending money on ads. So, let’s just jump right into it. 1.) Synchronize your all your digital real estate. So, this includes your […]

Today, we’re going to talk about the starting line to finding your first 1,000 super fans. You’ve got this dream in your head that you can’t shake out. You might have some cover songs on YouTube and Instagram posted. You’ve done acoustic gigs here and there, but you’re ready to take your music to the […]

Today, we’re going to get really zero in on a specific marketing strategy. It’s a powerful, free tool that grows your fanbase on social media. And before you hear the word, don’t write this strategy off before hearing the advantages around it. So, before I say it, let me ask you something. If there was a […]

Today, we’re going to talk about how to grow a fanbase without touring. For a full-time employee or student, this is huge. The reality is that there are bills to pay, and responsibilities to take care of. Going on tour isn’t something that many of us can do. It requires a lot of time and […]

In today’s episode, we’ll be talking about writing a biography that gets fans. Biographies don’t just tell the reader where you were born, age, and what got you into music. It might include this sort of information. It might not. Writing an effective bio is understanding who the audience is and the purpose of the […]

Today, I’m going to talk about the question… “Should DIY artists pursue a major record label deal if they’re offered one?” In this episode, we’ll be going over the pros and cons to getting signed by a major record label. And some people might wonder why is this even a question? Pursue it 100%. But […]