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Music Careers

Most people struggle to create a career in music. They simply don’t know how to get from where they are to where they want to be. In order to create a music career, you’ll have to understand the details and know what to expect. In other words, you’ll need a road map. Use this site as a resource and a training center. We want to help make you a success!

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Some people are not sure why they might attend a music school? After all, plenty of musicians (and non-musicians) develop music careers without the aid of attending a music college. The reason is simple: learn your craft quickly, and from experts. Also, surrounding yourself with others who have the same passions and goals as you do is powerful. It creates momentum. It secures your identity as someone who will have a music business career.

Getting the music school training you need can help launch your music career because it reduces the often inefficient time we spend trying to learn a skill on our own. For example, it’s much more efficient for many people to get an audio engineer job after they have attended a music school to learn the trade, than to find the job with little or no prior experience and training. In short, attending a school or college can really propel your career in music.

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Music has always had an uneasy relationship with business. Any art, when mixed with commerce, comes to conflict. But there’s an industry that has given music more problems — and more opportunity — than business ever did.

It’s no secret that technology has completely upended the music industry. A few decades ago, the idea of hundreds of millions of people streaming music from their iPhones (for free!) was completely unthinkable. Yet that’s exactly where we stand today. And while the forces of change initially crushed the record labels, they’ve surged back over the past few years.


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How to Become the Opening Act for a Touring Band

Playing as the opening act for a well-known touring band can be a major stepping stone in your career as an artist. You’ll get exposed to a wider audience, create relationships with industry professionals, and possibly even turn the other musicians into your fans. Snagging an opening slot can result in anything from simply having a fun night out with fellow artists to landing a coveted gig as the touring band’s official opening act the next time they head out on the road. But with so many other acts vying for the touring act’s attention, how do you get them to give you a chance onstage?


A Proven Technique to Write Better Lyrics

When I started writing songs, the process of coming up with ideas seemed magical and arbitrary. If it was a good day, the ideas would come; if it was a bad day, I was out of luck.

But then, I started learning about how the mind comes up with new ideas. I noticed that when I sat down to write a lyric, I could often be successful if I just used a few simple strategies. I looked at how ad men, designers, writers, and other prolific creators came up with brilliant ideas time and time again…


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