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How To Innovate (And Change The World)

We’re all constantly drawn in multiple directions. Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, all places that constantly confront you with how things could be better, how others are living a more adventurous, w...

How To Mix Music (Part 1): Fundamentals

Good mixing can make a good track sound great. It can create a huge difference in how a piece of music is perceived. It creates clarity in the sound. Gives it room to breathe. And creates definitio...

2014: Writing Roundup

With the new year started, I wanted to take the opportunity to round up my writing over 2014, and to update you on what’s been going on – and what’s coming. The last quarter was exciting for us ove...

Is monetized streaming the future?

This article has been featured on DigitalMusicNews. Read it here. Streaming is huge. Bigger than ever. And growing. Everyone’s on Soundcloud, YouTube, Spotify, or some other source where listenin...

Guest on the Artrepreneur Podcast show

Heath from The Artrepreneur Now invited me to be a guest on his Artrepreneur podcast show. He is all about spreading positive creative influence, via his podcast where he interviews artsy entrepren...

Soundcloud is adapting… are you?

This post was written for and originally published at DigitalMusicNews. Read it here. Anyone that’s serious about marketing music has noticed that Soundcloud has changed. Just over a year ago the...

Guest on The App Guy Podcast

A while back I was contacted by Paul Kemp, who runs a podcast show called The App Guy Podcast. His story was particularly interesting. He left a successful career in finances in London, to chase hi...

Get fans by giving away free content

This post was originally published by my friends over at The Unsigned Guide. Check it out here. With the recent changes in the music industry, digital is quickly overtaking physical. Downloads are ...

A year in review, and things to come

Wanted to take a moment to review the past year and talk about things coming up — 2013 was a big year for me. The year I launched Heroic Recordings, this blog, and published The Soundcloud Bible....

How To Score Your First Shows

As a starting musician, scoring your first shows to play can seem like a daunting task. This holds true for both bands and DJ/Producers. Luckily, in practice, it isn’t all that difficult. You just ...