Talented music producer Simon Moro (check out his work at ninetynine100.com) took some time out of his day to produce a quick little guide about common music production myths ahead of his panel at the brilliant Live and Local Festival artist development workshop program happening across the City of Port Phillip this week! If you’re in the Melbourne area do check out this fantastic […]
Thandi Phoenix released her new single Standing Too Close recently (featuring hints of UK garage and South African house) and it topped the Spotify Viral chart a week later! [LISTEN!] She’s currently on tour with Vera Blue, has also performed as special guest for Jhene Aiko, Tinashe, Rudimental and Tinie Tempah and has taken the stage at Splendour in the Grass, Soulfest, Bluesfest and Curve Ball, […]
Ever thought about entering a band comp? Grant Hardisty from Tempus Sun (winners of last years “Melbourne’s Music Bank, winning them a career-making prize pack worth more than $60,000, four days of recording at Melbourne’s The Studios In The City and a spot at Beyond The Valley festival) has offered up his Top 5 Tips for Band […]
We explain how endorsements and sponsorships work in the music business.
A Week in the busy life of a Copyright/Royalties manager. Simply put, a music publisher represents the rights of songwriter’s and their repertoire of works, this is the copyright in the music and lyrics. We work to exploit these rights, to generate and collect royalties. Generally speaking, my role as Copyright & Royalties Manager at Native Tongue is to maintain our database of works, effectively administer our claims, ensure payment of royalties and resolve any disputes over copyright ownership. It’s a role that requires patience, attention to detail, effective communication, an investigative approach and a tactful personality.
Rob Potts from Entertainment Edge is a legend in the country music world and is one of Australia’s leading concert promoters, with a career spanning more than thirty years in the music industry. As a booking agent, he discovered and worked with a new wave of country artists in the 90s including Keith Urban, Lee Kernaghan, […]
Matt Walters is a Melbourne based singer/songwriter and also the founder of the brilliant Parlour Gigs, the Air BnB of live music. We sat down with him a while back over a cup of tea on a chilly Melbourne day and had an excellent yarn about all things music business.
Filmed on location at the Brisbane site of St Jerome’s Laneway Festival 2017 In the hustle and bustle of the site build for the Brisbane Laneway Festival earlier this year, Danny Rogers agreed to sit down and do a session with me to include in our Putting on your Own Events course. We’d both been running around […]
We recorded this great session with Producer and Engineer Simon Todkill and Studio Manager Anthony Garvin from the legendary Studios 301 a while back and uploaded all their content at the time but in the frenzy of trying to upload the content from the 30-something interviews I shot in that big road trip, we somehow missed […]
When I first started Music Industry Inside Out, back in 2014, I had the purest of convictions that this project MUST provide extraordinary life-changing support and advice for the national Australian music community. For our community and industry to survive, we MUST continue to educate and inspire both ourselves and our emerging aspiring industry workers and musicians. #neverstoplearning! […]