The Music Money Podcast

Barry Nicholson

Learn how to make money in today's music business, featuring in-depth interviews with successful artists, producers and other professionals who are making a solid full-time or part-time living making music. read less
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Episodes

Laying the Groundwork for Music Success with Levi Burwell
Aug 30 2021
Laying the Groundwork for Music Success with Levi Burwell
In this episode, "Groundwork For Artists" author Levi Burwell discusses his 10-step Blueprint for packaging up your artistry and positioning it in front of the right people, using tools right at our fingertips. With this blueprint, success suddenly becomes both measurable and attainable. Keep in mind that there really are no industry secrets — there's just hard work, organization, and focusing on the right things in the correct order.   You'll discover: Are You A Music Artist? Overwhelmed Artist? Do This.The Biggest Playlisting Mistake Most Artists Are MakingHow To Develop Your Brand As An ArtistHow Often Should Artists Post?Focus on These 3 PlatformsWhat All Artists MUST Have To SucceedHow Often Should Artists Release Music? Levi Burwell is an artist development consultant, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, entrepreneur, and author who earned a 4-year Presidential Scholarship to the prestigious Berklee College of Music, and graduated in 2017 with a degree in the music business. Shortly thereafter, Levi moved to Nashville, TN, where he has immersed himself in the music industry, written songs released by various recording artists, and played countless live shows. Amidst the daily grind of working with hundreds of artists and musicians, Levi began to notice the absence of a defined strategy for growing an organic fan base. So, he honed his passion for music marketing and artist development and set out on a mission to unravel the mystique surrounding the concept of “making it” in today’s ever-changing music industry.   Levi's Website: https://www.groundworkforartists.com/ Get Levi's Book "Groundwork for Artists" here: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08Z5LSKRY   Get the FREE "How To Sell More Merch" Course: https://members.musicmoney.tv/merch-course-registration/ Get the FREE Facebook Ads for Music Course: https://members.musicmoney.tv/register-here/
Music Industry Success Secrets From a Top Production Team
Jun 7 2021
Music Industry Success Secrets From a Top Production Team
Luke Shrestha and Simon Jay are a production team called Chapters, based out of Los Angeles. They are songwriters and producers, as well as composers for film, TV, & live shows. They recently wrote the theme song for ABC’s Good Morning America 3. They’ve also written, produced & engineered songs for artists such as The Carpenters, Rachel Levin, Chance The Rapper, INTRN, Faime, Ai Bender, as well as an official remix for “I Rise” by Madonna, which went No. 1 on the Billboard Dance Charts. Collectively, their artists have accumulated well over 75 million streams across Spotify, YouTube, and other streaming platforms, including a No. 2 hip-hop album on iTunes (No. 7 overall), JTM’s “Five Years To Live.” Outside of their contributions to artists, they have also arranged/produced music for shows like The Emmys, The Grammys, the Kennedy Center Honors as well as TV shows such as This Is Us, Family Guy, and High School Musical. They’ve also provided music for many different brands and ad campaigns, including the NBA, Pinterest, and Puma. They have also scored for Disney+, as well as theme songs for HBO Max and Amazon Prime TV series. In this episode, you’ll learn: - How To Get Started In Production - How To Attract Quality Collaborators - How Super-Successful Producers Get That Way - The Key To Improving Your Production Skills - The #1 Success Secret For Producers & Artists - The Sacrifice Required To Make It As a Producer or Artist - The Biggest Goal-Setting Mistake of Producers & Artists