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The Business Side of Music

Music industry experts share their experience, insights and career advice

Jan 14, 2019

Remeber when you were told in class to sit up straight (we do!). There's a reason for this. Meet Angela McCuiston, NASM-CPT, CES, SFS and CETI-CES (Certified Personal Trainer and Corrective Exercise Specialist, Senior Fitness Specialist and Cancer Exercise Specialist) and owner of MUSIC STRONG, a business that...


Jan 7, 2019

On our first podcast of the new year, meet singer, songwriter, part-time lead singer for the Country Super Group "Shenandoah", and now record label executive.

Hailing from Boaz AL, Billy was born into a musical family and simply has music in his blood. His dad, Bob Droze, a country singer himself, encouraged Billy early...


Dec 12, 2018

You spend all that time creating the songs, working towards getting the right producer, engineer, and session players in the studio, but you either don't have time to get the necessary paperwork completed to go along with your project, or you simply can't wrap your head around all the details. Meet Jammber's Founder and...


Dec 4, 2018

The role of the artist manager has changed tremendously over the past 5 to 10 years. Now more so than ever, the manager needs to be more than just a decision maker, he also needs to be able to sit in the seat of the record label exec, publicist, and even know the inner workings of the booking agent, and concert...


Nov 20, 2018

You've written the song. Now its time to get it out there so it can make money for you. But wait... Are you completely protected? Do you have all of your copyrights in place? Does your song actually need to be copyrighted, and what is the best way to copyright your songs?

Meet Jim Jesse, entertainment attorney, founder...