Tag Archives: Step by Step
How To Be A Musician

How To Be A Musician

A Detailed Guide to Making Music Your Career I can’t count how many times I’ve been asked this question.  A simple Google search or a 10 minute browse on Yahoo Answers and you’ll see this question, or something very close to it, all over the place – as if the answer is just some simple […]

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Somehow You Manage

Somehow You Manage

Managing So let’s review.  You’ve created a game plan, you’ve gone social, and now you’re playing shows regularly.  Great!  You’re getting the hang of this, aren’t ya?  Now comes the business aspect of your career.  With each show you play, you’ll be getting paid.  It might not be a lot, but it is something.  The […]

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Extra! Extra! Read All About It!

Extra! Extra! Read All About It!

Time To Get Some Press Exposure Whether it’s coming from MarsBands, Nanobot, your local Independent radio stations, local papers, or if you’re truly fortunate, local TV, you’re going to want some press exposure.  Now you don’t have millions of dollars to bombard people with your name and music 24/7 like the big labels do, so […]

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Creating a Gameplan

Creating a Gameplan

Your Gameplan If you can answer these 10 questions, you will be well equipped and very well prepared for your career as a musician.  Some of these questions are no brainers.  Some you may not have ever given a thought to.  You need to have answers for all of them.  Trying to figure things out […]

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You’re The Best Thing Since Sliced Bread!

You’re The Best Thing Since Sliced Bread!

Market Yourself  Ok, great, you’ve got some music to market and you’ve created a gameplan.  Awesome.  Now what? Now it’s time to socialize.  You are going to want to make your own webpage.  It doesn’t have to be fancy and you don’t have to pay big money for hosting (some places are even free).  If […]

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