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4 Simple Steps to Handling Critique Like a Pro! – by Dreama

Posted on December 11th, 2012   1 Comment

Image Source Fellow artists, I’m sure you can relate to unconstructive criticism. That awful feeling of someone seemingly attacking your creativity without rhyme or reason can leave you feeling pretty deflated.

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Take the Time to Appreciate What You Have by Travis Bixby

Posted on April 20th, 2012   2 Comments

The best advice I can give for any artist wanting to pursue a career independently is to take the time to appreciate what they have. I know that I am not where […]

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Finding Opportunities to License Your Music by Jason Howe

Posted on April 18th, 2012   No Comments

My tip has to do with finding TV shows that are likely to want to license your music. Music licensing is a key interest of mine, so I created a […]

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It’s Called the Music Business for a Reason by Ally Burnett

Posted on January 27th, 2012   1 Comment

“But I’m an ARTIST! Focusing on the ‘business’ will make me less of one.” I have met far more than one person in this industry that holds this belief. While […]

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Apply What You Learn ASAP by Entelleckt

Posted on December 28th, 2011   No Comments

If someone tells you “knowledge is power” they’ve told you a half truth. Knowledge is potential power. You have to take action to reap the benefit of the knowledge. Anytime […]

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Make a Video by Max Jam

Posted on October 28th, 2011   1 Comment

Make a video, even if it’s just you performing the song start to finish. People are really hooked on visual content and videos make songs sound more stimulating. Use the best camera […]

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Helpful Resources for Independent Artists by Ally Burnett

Posted on July 21st, 2011   No Comments

This post was written by Ally Burnett – Being an independent artist can sometimes be a bit hard to handle, especially if you’re without a manager or mentor to […]

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Ten Important Tips For Aspiring Professional Musicians! by Gregg Wright

Posted on June 8th, 2011   7 Comments

I've had the blessing of a 30 year career making a living doing what I love most . . . creating and playing music. It's carried me to every corner of the earth.

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Tips for Touring With Cats by Ali Handal

Posted on June 2nd, 2011   5 Comments

In this video, recording artist Ali Handal gives us a behind-the-scenes look at touring with her cats, while sharing her best tips on how you can do it too!

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How Helping Others Can Help You – Ally Burnett

Posted on April 19th, 2011   1 Comment

Let’s face it, the music industry is a tough one to be in these days, especially if you’re an independent artist, so, it’s only natural that we might get caught up in looking out solely for ourselves

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