The Daily Biz – May 20th, 2020

APRA AMCOS has launched a new sustainability fund to helps its members continue to create new music during the coronavirus pandemic. APRA AMCOS launches $300k fund to support music creators With touring being out of the picture for the foreseeable future, it is time for musicians to increase revenue in alternative avenues. 4 Ways To […]

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The Daily Biz – May 19th, 2020

The good news for Australia’s live music sector is that most fans will return to after the COVID-19 pandemic, but the bad news is that most of them are not quite ready. Aussie audiences will return to concerts, but most aren’t ready yet In an effort to combat the growing network of ‘pay-for-access’ piracy sites, […]

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The Daily Biz – May 18th, 2020

According to the IFPI report, CD and vinyl sales totalled $4.4 billion in revenue last year, which amounts to about 22% of the industry total. Physical Product Is Still The Chink In The Armor Of The Recorded Music Business Famously, guitarists don’t exactly need much encouragement to stock up on gear and guitar accessories, however, […]

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The Daily Biz – May 17th, 2020

What if I told you there was an untapped resource for building your network that was vastly overlooked, widely underused and yet, could produce the connections and opportunities you wanted, in under 30 minutes a day? How to Use Facebook Groups to Build Your Network Making videos has been an important piece of the brand […]

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The Daily Biz – May 16th, 2020

Audio quality, internet speed, security, lack of vibe and inability to make money. These were some of the reasons that Australian musicians and the music industry were apprehensive about pissing rainbows over livestreaming. Inside the music industry’s livestreaming bubble [part two] So, you need to come up with a great band name huh? I run […]

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The Daily Biz – May 15th, 2020

Sites such as Push.fm, Linkfire, Linktree and Show.co offer tools specifically designed to improve your artist campaign’s effectiveness. One platform offers great features, in-depth statistics and a clean interface at an unbeatable price. Top 5 free music marketing products Playing at weddings is a lucrative business, one that may land you many more gigs. However, […]

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The Daily Biz – May 14th, 2020

SoundCloud is a free music streaming platform created by musicians, for musicians. The importance of this platform has grown during the global pandemic. How to Up Your SoundCloud Game Music industry consultantcy MIDiA has begun its third biannual Artist Survey and we encourage all musicians and DJs to take it today. MUSICIANS, DJs – Take […]

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The Daily Biz – May 13th, 2020

Apple’s Logic Pro X saw a huge update today – referred to as the “biggest update” to the production software since its launch in 2013, by Apple themselves – with its latest edition, 10.5. Apple releases major Logic Pro X update with Live Loops, Step Sequencer Google re-invents its apps periodically about every six years. […]

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The Daily Biz – May 12th, 2020

According to a survey conducted by the Musicians’ Union, 20 percent of British musicians fear that their professionals careers will end as a result of the economic strain brought on by the novel coronavirus. One in Five British Musicians Fear Coronavirus Will End Their Careers While many musicians seem to readily invest in a quality […]

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The Daily Biz – May 11th, 2020

As technological innovation continues to sweep the music industry, live streaming has become an increasingly important component of bands and artists’ promotional arsenal. How Live Streaming Is Altering The Music Business For Artists And Fans Alike And although tons of money does get exchanged digitally now — in 2018, downloads and streaming made up 88% […]

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