Recent News

CAREER

Why You Must Treat Music Like A Business

Why You Must Treat Music Like A Business

It’s the least sexy part of being an indie musician: making money. Mostly because when you’re still in the early stages as an artist, you’d much rather talk about the thousands of listens you’re getting on SoundCloud than the few hundred dollars hitting your bank account every so often. Guest Post by John Steen on SoundAndSubstance.com You take ...

CAREER

6 Critical Website Tips for Freelance Musicians

6 Critical Website Tips for Freelance Musicians

It's a web-based world, and if you're running a business, it's almost career suicide to not have a great website. As musicians, it's important to remember that we're essentially running a small business for our skills and talents. A well-developed website is an extremely powerful tool for the freelance musician. Guest Post by Dylan Welsh on Sonicbids Blog It ...

CAREER

3 Things All Artists Need To Know About Their Fans

3 Things All Artists Need To Know About Their Fans

Your fans are (obviously) the lifeblood of your music career. You need to know who they are, what they want, and how you can best cater to their needs to effectively to communicate with them. Guest Post by Tyler Allen on Sonicbids Blog Just as any brand or business should be aware of their customer demographics to better ...

CAREER

Four More Ways to Boost Your Music Sales

Four More Ways to Boost Your Music Sales

In part one of this series, Bob covered Four Things You Can Do to Generate More Music Sales. In part two he offers four more actions you can take to increase your money-making potential with music. This post is adapted from Bob's book, The Five-Minute Music Marketer: 151 Easy Music Promotion Activities That Take 5 Minutes ...

CAREER

What Most Musicians Don't Understand About Selling Music

What Most Musicians Don't Understand About Selling Music

Why did you become a musician? I bet “because I love promoting and driving sales" wasn't on your list of reasons. But these days, musicians have to take on the responsibilities of promoting, distributing, and selling themselves, especially during the early stages of their careers. It may not be the reason you set out on your ...

ADVOCACY

Google, Amazon, Pandora, NPR Unite To Fight Better Pay For Musicians

Google, Amazon, Pandora, NPR Unite To Fight Better Pay For Musicians

A coalition of lobbying groups and large corporations have united to fight efforts to that would raise payments to musicians and creators from broadcast radio and online music services. The movement to increase payments to creators and revamp antiquated copyright laws has been gathering momentum with new legislation filed, reviews underway by key regulatory bodies and in ...

ADVOCACY

TuneCore Paid $36 Million To Indie Musicians In First 3 Months Of 2015

TuneCore Paid $36 Million To Indie Musicians In First 3 Months Of 2015

Earlier this month, Believe Digital acquired flat fee D.I.Y. digital music distributor TuneCore, in a move that reshuffled the indie music distribution deck. Today, Tunecore shared its most recent payouts to indie artists. TuneCore announced today that it paid $36 million to artists in the first three months of 2015. That's a a 5% increase versus ...

WEBSITE

Partner with Jazz Near You / All About Jazz

Partner with Jazz Near You / All About Jazz

Leverage the All About Jazz and Jazz Near You platform to support your business. Your friends at All About Jazz are looking to develop win-win solutions with for-profit businesses and tax-exempt organizations that support jazz music and jazz culture by exploring strategic partnerships ranging from media to technology. To date, Jazz Near You has partnered with ...

CAREER

25 Ways To Get The Most Out Of Your YouTube Channel

25 Ways To Get The Most Out Of Your YouTube Channel

What do all successful YouTubers have in common? They create great videos. But beyond that, smart video creators are using some of YouTube’s tools and features to harness the power of those videos and their intended viewers. Is your channel optimized? Guest Post by Chris Robley on The DIY Musician Here’s a simple checklist you can reference to make ...

CAREER

4 Music Promotion Hacks The Lazy (Or Insanely Busy) Musician

4 Music Promotion Hacks The Lazy (Or Insanely Busy) Musician

Not many have the luxury of being full-time musicians with no other commitments. Typically, musicians juggle a career, school, day job, family, or a combination of the four. Unfortunately, they're often a bit too busy to put the hours that they want into music. Or, on the flipside, music is just a fun hobby or, hey, maybe ...


 

Trending

Sponsor: John Raymond | BUY NOW

A newswire service For the Jazz Industry

All About Jazz is the leading jazz news service on the internet.

AAJ's news reach is remarkable. Many of my announcements top 500 pages views in a single day.

All About Jazz news is the PRWeb of jazz. I submit press releases for all my clients.

All About Jazz is the best jazz news service on the web. It always delivers impressive results.

Submit Your News Today!


Enter it twice.
To the weekly jazz events calendar

Enter the numbers in the graphic
Enter the code in this picture

Reset password.

Log in

One moment, you will be redirected shortly.
Email Local Jazz Events!

Email Local Jazz Events

News Search


or search site with Google