Reasons Why Local Artists Don’t Get Signed

Here’s an issue that can be particularly frustrating, especially if a “local” artist thinks that they are following the proper steps to get hooked up with a good agency or label. So much of it comes down to common sense, yet some of these ideas are often ignored altogether in favor of an “It’s all about the music”, “It should …

Getting Started in the Music Industry

Ummmm….no. I sort of agree with the 3rd and 5th points listed here, but learning to read music as the first prerequisite for getting started in the music industry? I doubt it. How about having really deep pockets, some good contacts, a good marketing plan, and the ability to take a beating and want to come back for more? I’d …