Live Music Industry
27 Jobs in the Music Industry other than Recording Artist
I have been constantly amazed by just how many professions there are in the New Music Business other than merely recording artist and performing musician. Here are 27 jobs in the music industry.
Billie Eilish Booking Agent Tom Windish on Touring, Opening Slots and Artist Development
This week on the New Music Business podcast, we are joined by Veteran booking agent Tom Windish. As Head of A&R and Business Development at Wasserman Music, Windish has developed the touring careers of some of the hottest names in music, including Billie Eilish, Lorde, alt-J and The xx. In this episode, Ari and Tom discuss the state of the live music industry, how booking agents operate, why tour buy-ins are unethical, the process of signing new artists, running a record label, and much more!
What the Touring Landscape Looks like Post-Pandemic
breaking down the current state of the touring landscape of both the micro and macro touring industry.
Indie Touring and How To Build Your Team with The Suffers
Joining us this week on the New Music Business is Kam Franklin, lead singer of the Houston-based soul band, The Suffers.
Spotify’s New “Active Audience” Ain’t It, But We’re Getting Closer
Spotify just rolled this out to help you better understand how active your listeners are. But why does it matter and how does it help?