April 2020

The Daily Biz – April 30th, 2020

European indie body Impala has published its latest thoughts on the Covid-19 pandemic’s impact on the music industry. Impala publishes 10-step ‘recovery roadmap’ for music in Europe Reading is one of the most important activities a musician can engage in. It can stimulate your imagination, give you ideas for songs and even teach you valuable […]

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The Daily Biz – April 29th, 2020

It will be the first time the masthead has printed a local edition and arrives just as Rolling Stone Australia prepares to launch its first quarterly issue under new management. NME will launch an Australian print edition next month Virtual concerts are likely to become part of the new normal after COVID-19. Their marketing potential […]

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The Daily Biz – April 28th, 2020

There is no excuse for a musician to be bored during COVID-19, and we have a list of reasons why. The Cure for Coronavirus Boredom [VIDEO] The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has purchased a nearly $500 million stake in leading concert promoter Live Nation. Saudi Arabia Buys a $500 Million Stake In Live Nation On […]

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The Daily Biz – April 27th, 2020

While musicians are often celebrated for breaking into the industry and achieving success at a young age, there is a darker side to this coin where artists are often unfairly deemed “too old” to make it in the business. So how much is ageism really a problem in the music industry? Ageism In The Music […]

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The Daily Biz – April 26th, 2020

The 800 strong National Independent Venue Association (NIVA) has sent a letter to Congress proposing solutions to address the unique and dire situation facing the industry. FIRST TO CLOSE, LAST TO OPEN – 800 Indie Music Venues Ask Gov’t For Help YouTube’s Partner Programme gives creator extra resources and features, and allows you to monetize […]

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The Daily Biz – April 25th, 2020

If you want to get a great tone, you need more than just guitar and amp, you need a well-organized pedalboard. We will take the guesswork out of putting a great pedalboard together in this article. Guitar Pedalboards – How to Organize, Best Pedals, Most Important Effects This April has proven to be the most […]

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The Daily Biz – April 24th, 2020

Instagram now has over 1 Billion monthly active users with 500 million daily Instagram Story users per day, making it the second most used traditional social platform after Facebook. Instagram 2020 Best Practices Have you ever experienced a somewhat unpleasant feeling of having a song stuck in your brain? Even when you like that particular […]

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The Daily Biz – April 23rd, 2020

When it comes to sharing your music with others, both on stage and online, the thought can be frightening or even downright terrifying. Stage Fright – Helpful Tips For Confidently Performing On Stage or Online After distributing your music, promoting it is one of the most important things to keep in mind as a musician. […]

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The Daily Biz – April 22nd, 2020

But what happens when youth becomes a prerequisite for working in the music industry, rather than something to be celebrated? Ageism in the Music Industry: Does Success Have an Expiration Date? If you work full time in the music industry, chances are you’re no stranger to feelings of stress and anxiety, and the recent Coronavirus […]

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The Daily Biz – April 21st, 2020

Melbourne venue operators will put their case to parliament on Thursday for financial survival. Senator Fiona Patten of the Reason Party will table a Change.org petition that was set up when the city’s music spaces went into lockdown in March. Melbourne’s live music venues set for survival debate in parliament According to Google, more than […]

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