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June 18, 2012
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The Music Biz Weekly Podcast Ep. #63
Booking Gigs & Finding an Agent
a Discussion with Bandzoogle's Dave Cool
Join Brian Thompson and Michael Brandvold for a 50 min. discussion with Dave Cool, Bandzoogle's Director of Artist Relations.
We chat about a wide range of topics from booking gigs, finding an agent, managing artists, working for a music tech company and other tidbits from Dave's diverse experience in the music industry.
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Brian's Blog of the Day:
Motivation and Inspiration:
How Do You Keep Your Tank Full?
How do you stay continually inspired, every day, when the only person you have to motivate you is yourself?
In December 2010 I asked myself the same question. I noticed that my motivation and inspiration tanks were running empty and my dreams were still far away from being realized.
I was running on fumes.
Today's News, Links & Tips:
1.) Let Bob Dylan Help Write Your Advertising
2.) This is so incredibly tragic... it was Radiohead's drum tech who was killed in the Toronto stage collapse
3.) 21 Year Old: "I Never Owned Any Music To Begin With"
4.) Could this be a sign that Podcasts are about to get much more attention? Apple iOS 6 Moves Podcasts to Separate App
5.) Digital Radio Royalties Start to Make an Impression
6.) Mark Mulligan on Why retailer Tesco acquired UK music streamer We7
7.) Incubus Manager Opens Music Industry Mentoring Platform
8.) How To Submit Music To The Grammys, Deadlines Just Weeks Away
9.) 30 Practical Ways to Improve Yourself
10.) Report: Indie Labels Are Now Heavily Dependent on Major Label Distribution...
11.) The Top 100 Must-Follow Music Resources on Twitter, Pt. 3: Music Blogs
12.) Fanfunding Tip: Offer Imaginative Incentives to Entice More Fans
13.) 5 Ways to Fight Back Against Resistance
14.) From Digital Music News - Facebook: They Burned the Investor, Burned the Startup, Burned Spotify...
15.) How to Live a Long, Happy and Healthy Life – Without Moving to a Blue Zone
16.) Artists: Are You In Danger of Playing Too Much?
17.) You Don't Have To Be a Slave to Facebook to Get Fans
18.) Recycling Chord Progressions to Write That Next Hit (Video)
19.) More Young People Opting for Streaming Music Every Day
20.) If You Could Be a Famous Rock Star in Any Era, Which Would It Be?
21.) 4 Reasons Why You Should Use A Professional Producer and Proper Recording Studio
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