Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Indie Music Notes: artist basic success secrets

Written by Michele McManmon of Examiner.com

Artistic careers should be treated as a organized business from the very start. Having a solid foundation for you music career can be simple if you keep the basics in place. It takes hard work, self respect, and a passion to suceed no matter how many rejections come your way. Keep your ego in check, your eye on the prize and you will live your dream.

Musicains, PR people, Label owners, Club owners, Record producers, Dj's, Vj's, Record shop owners, Managers, and Agents. All of these individuals have opinions about what it takes to make it in the Industry. The truth sometimes is that no one really knows, and that's where luck, talent, and being at the right place at the right time comes in. Even The Beatles and Kurt Cobain had to hustle for years before making it big.

This bi-monthly series explores different perspectives from insiders in the industry on what it it takes to make it in the Music Industry. Tips, tricks, advice, and information will be presented to struggling musicians that read this column. The goal is to help those artists get a chance to live their dream.

Please comment and add on any thoughts, ideas, or opinions based on the writings. Any ideas may also help other musicains, so please, place your thoughts in the comment section below the articles.

Continue to read the rest of this article here

Read more about:
1. Write. Study. Learn.
2. Shameless Self-Promotion
3. Use of social media
4. Submitting your work to print media
5. Watch "Advice for Artists by Derek Sivers"

Continue reading here

2 comments:

  1. I always used to study piece of writing in news papers but
    now as I am a user of internet thus from now I
    am using net for articles, thanks to web.



    Here is my site ... how to make a lot of money fast online

    ReplyDelete
  2. My partner and I absolutely love your blog and find a lot of your post's to be exactly I'm looking for.
    Would you offer guest writers to write content in your case?
    I wouldn't mind producing a post or elaborating on most of the subjects
    you write regarding here. Again, awesome site!

    Also visit my blog: Austin tree removal - ,

    ReplyDelete