A quick "pre-read" word: Here's an article I found on Forbes.com. The article uses an example (Kolar) to show us a bit about looking at music as a business. One statement from the article I personally disagree with is: “At this point, don't bother being a band if you...read more
Perform for a Toronto based wedding band. A colleague is looking for talented musicians…This could be you!
Hi there! A gig opportunity has just come across my desk. A colleague of mine is looking for musicians to work in a very reputable wedding/events band. I love hooking you guys up with opportunities so if any of you are looking for work in an events band this post is...read more
Overcoming the crippling fears and anxieties about being a pro musician – Why you HAVE to believe in yourself and focus on your strengths!
Hi Fam!! Today is all about being inspired and overcoming fear. I want to talk to you if you have doubts that are holding you back. A slight shifting of your attitude could dramatically improve your situation as a pro musician. Please remember to share this article so...read more
Hi guys... Sorry about all of these email tonight, I’m working on a couple of things for the website and didn’t realise this was hapenning! My apologies, we are working to fix the issue and you shouldn’t get anymore spammy emails! Have a great night! Bradread more
Eventspot.ca – The future of event bookings (A new way for Artistic Professionals to be hired for services)
I’d like to introduce you all to Eventspot. I'm very excited to talk about Eventspot - a great new service which provides artistic professionals with work opportunities. Eventspot is a free-to-use web-based service that streamlines event bookings and services. What...read more
A brand new opportunity for musicians (and venues) in the GTA and this week’s Featured Artist- Teaser for Tomorrow/Friday’s Article Releases.
"I'll have a new article every Tuesday", I said! "IT'LL BE EASY", I SAID!!! So only one week after promising weekly Tuesday and Friday articles I'm writing Tuesday's article late on Wednesday night! Rough start guys, rough start. Don't bust my chops too hard here,...read more
Hello, I hope your having a great week so far. I wanted to take this opportunity to reach out and let you know of some exciting things that are going on with myself, the Music Entrepreneur Blog, and by extension, yourself! First off, as of this week I am creating and...read more
Getting a shoe in the door, as a musician, is a very challenging part of what we do. There are so many musicians trying to gain a spot on the rosters of venues everywhere. When it comes to how to find gigs it’s super important to be persistent and to not quit.read more
"...Flat out asking for tips can be a little tacky (in my opinion) and I try to avoid doing that. I've heard some guys and gals that are really good at doing just that. Unfortunately for me though, I'm not a natural salesman. That's why I really love this method..."...read more