Ryan Kairalla Helps Protect Musician’s Artistry On New Podcast

Ryan Kairalla Helps Protect Musician’s Artistry On New Podcast

Something I haven’t spent much time with on the DIY Artist Route Podcast is talk about the legal issues that arise in the music industry. It’s interesting because law is a side of the business that most of us just relegate to someone else if a need arises. However, IF a need arises, you want …

Growth Farming Tip: Get Positive Mindset

Growth Farming Tip: Get Positive Mindset

Do ever have negative thoughts about who you are and what you’re capable of? Are you positive that you’re going to win, or do you question yourself each day? Does “be positive” make you cringe a little because it’s either cliche or seemingly impossible? I ask these questions because they’re obstacles I’m facing now, and …

Build Stronger Audience Connection With Amy Schmittauer

Build Stronger Audience Connection With Amy Schmittauer

Most of us in the music and creative business space are seeing more and more videos in our social news feeds. Why is that? One big reason is video’s ability to build engagement. We’re naturally drawn to the power of moving visual and audio media. This is especially true when people are present in the …

How To Reshape Our Understanding Of True Strength

How To Reshape Our Understanding Of True Strength

What does “true strength” mean to you? I used to think of most things in the context of the comic book characters whose posters and movies which would adorn my walls. I sometimes still think of athletes who can do incredible feats with their bodies. I think of inner courage, heart, and perseverance, especially in …

How Radio Promotion Is Done Right With Jesse Barnett

How Radio Promotion Is Done Right With Jesse Barnett

Being a radio host, I’m plugged into different parts of this industry. I’m connected to radio stations, artists, managers, radio promoters, and listeners alike. I see things from the perspective of a radio station manager, music director, program host, and curator when it comes to music submissions. I do also see things from the perspective …

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Why Friends Can Ask For Gold But Strangers Can’t

 “Check out my new song! Check out my new video! Check out my new……(fill in the blank)!” How many times have I read that line? Too many. You’ve seen this too on social media. Here’s the thing, we want people to embrace the work we’ve spent our time, energy, money, and focus on. But when …