The Mindset Required for Success in Music

The Mindset Required for Success in Music

On your way to building a successful music career, what if… Your band broke up? Your cousin took his own life? You ended up with an anxiety disorder? You broke up with your significant other? Your producer sabotaged the album that was supposed to be your breakout...
Productivity in Music – Does it Matter?

Productivity in Music – Does it Matter?

“Productivity” feels like such a technical term… Especially when we’re talking about something as creative as music. We could just as easily say “getting more done in less time” or “making the best use of our time.” But that still feels a little aimless to me....
Lifestyle Design in Music

Lifestyle Design in Music

I can’t speak for anyone else. But when I first became a musician, my mind immediately turned to touring. I wanted to get out there, share my music with the world, meet people, and go from town to town on a grand adventure. And I was willing to do whatever it took...
If You Want to Succeed in Music, You Need This

If You Want to Succeed in Music, You Need This

The subtitle of my latest book, The Music Entrepreneur Code is: How to Get Paid for Your Passion and Impact More Fans Without Wasting Years of Your Life and Thousands of Dollars. This subtitle is reflective of the fact that creating an independent life has been a...
4 Insidious Music Entrepreneur Myths Debunked

4 Insidious Music Entrepreneur Myths Debunked

Yesterday, I talked briefly about the controlled opposition jerks who were making a complete mockery of my profession. What is controlled opposition? It’s those who offer some factual information about a topic but cake it with obvious lies so anyone who might look...