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Why Musicians Must Have More Patience When Building a Fanbase

A lot of musicians will implement a marketing strategy for their music only to quit without giving the strategy...

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Musicians Already Complaining About Inevitable FB Shops Fees

It hasn't even been released for public use and musicians are already complaining about inevitable transactions fees...

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It Is True: Biden Supported California's AB5

A California bill that was hurt the state's music business has the support of presidential hopeful Joe Biden ... and...

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Rant: Musicians Getting F**ked by the Local Radio Freedom Act

The Local Radio Freedom Act would continue the longstanding tradition of not paying royalties to artists performing...

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What Musicians Must Know About Google Play Music Shutdown

Google Play Music is inching closer and closer to its complete shutdown ... and there are some things every musician...

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Facebook Giving Fans New Ways to Access Your Music

Facebook recently announced some new features designed to create a more solid music-based ecosystem on the platform....

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And THAT is Why You Don't Talk S**t About Dolly

A voice actor and musician has learned the hard way why you don't attack the legendary Dolly Parton on social media....

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Rant: New York State Bans Ticketed Music At Bars

In an unexpected move, the state of New York has banned all ticketed music shows at bars and restaurants....

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Music Industry Expert Calls Instagram Reels “DOA”

A respected music industry expert says Instagram's answer to TikTok is dead on arrival.   AMAZON SHOPPERS!...

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Trying to Innovate Live Entertainment During a Pandemic

A live entertainment event Sunday night showed a new way to amp up energy and audience participation while watching...

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Survey: Only 36% Favor Music Venues Getting Federal Aid

A new survey shows only a third of respondents are in favor of struggling music venues receiving federal aid....

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Latest on Unemployment for People in the Music Business

Musicians have a lot to keep up on when it comes to constant changes involving unemployment compensation. Here is the...

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Many Unemployed Musicians Experiencing THIS Problem

Some musicians trying to find work during the pandemic are running into an unexpected problem when trying to get...

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Prepping to Meet with a Record Label

A discussion with a client leads to Wade dishing out some advice for musicians preparing to meet with a record label....

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Britain Finally Gets Back Indoor Live Shows

While it is true that Britain is finally getting back to having indoor live music, there are still plenty of...

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Why Musicians Should Be Using Maestro for Live Streaming

The success one well-known artist has had monetizing live streams could be a blueprint for many independent artists...

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Artists, Stop Falling for Pay-For-Playlist Scams

A listener has a question about a pay-for-playlist pitch he received in an e-mail.    AMAZON SHOPPERS! Support...

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Do Those Indie Music Awards REALLY Matter?

A listener asks whether independent music awards have any real impact on an artist's career.    AMAZON SHOPPERS!...

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Discogs: Vinyl Sales Surging During Pandemic

Vinyl sales are way up during the pandemic ... and a lot of artists won't like Wade's theory about why it is...

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Lawsuit Challenges New York’s Ban on Ticketed Live Music

A musician in New York has filed a lawsuit against the state of New York over its recent ban on ticketed live music...

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