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Acing Your Music School Audition

How can you break down the door and get a job in the music business? The truth is that there isn't one tried-and-true formula, but one thing is certain: experience counts. A music business internship lets you get that experience under your belt while making important connections. Find out what you need to know about landing - and acing - an internship.

Stage Fright and Playing Live
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Do I Need a Radio Promotion Campaign?

Every time your music appears in some kind of media, you win, but radio has a way of reaching audiences that reviews just can't. However, radio promotion can be extremely expensive, so it's not a given that every musician should pay for a radio campaign every time the release something. Is not the right time for a radio promotion campaign for you? Find out.

4 Ways You're Sabotaging Your Music Career

Could you be your own worst enemy when it comes to getting your music career off the ground? Sometimes, things musicians do in hopes of launching their careers actually shoot them in the foot. Don't let it happen to you. Avoid these music biz mistakes and start making real strides with your music.

5 Things Up-and-Coming Musicians Need to Know

When you decide to commit yourself to a career in music, one of the biggest challenges you'll face is sorting through the bombardment of information out there. It doesn't have to be so complicated. Here are 5 things every new musicians need to know to get their music career off the ground.

4 Ways to Start Your Music Business Job Search

After your graduate from a music business program, the tough part starts - finding a job in the music industry. Don't worry - there are jobs out there, but it's very competitive, so you've got to in with the right approach. Jumpstart your music industry job search with these tips.

How to be the Opening Band


7 Things to Do When You Play Live

When you play live, obviously putting on a good show is of the upmost importance, but if you only show up and play, you won't get the most from the event. There

How to Jumpstart Your Music Career


Planning an Album Launch Party

New music is cause for a party, right? Album launch parties are perfect for celebrating your accomplishment, but they're much more than that. They're handy

Musician FAQ: How Do I Get My Song on the Radio?

There was a time that the accepted truth in the music business was that reviews don't sell records, radio plays do. Now, no one is really too sure what sells

A Simple Guide to Booking Your First Gig


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