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Music Business Sycophants And You

Music Business Sycophants And You

Matt Bacon August 11, 2017 0

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Firing Band Members – The Perpetual Struggle

Firing Band Members – The Perpetual Struggle

Matt Bacon August 9, 2017 0

Lineup changes suck and are something that every band has to deal with. They are the sort of thing that defines the career of a band and which can cause you no end of

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Managing Drug Intake, Egos and Your Band

Managing Drug Intake, Egos and Your Band

Matt Bacon August 7, 2017 0

Man drugs sure are fun aren’t they? They seem to be the backbone of the very industry that defines us, informing all sides of the music, from the luxurious backstage parties, to the creative

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How Your Bands Name And Logo Are Hurting You

How Your Bands Name And Logo Are Hurting You

Matt Bacon August 5, 2017 0

A decent chunk of my job when setting up tours is determining other bands to go out with and bands to act as local openers. This usually involves a lot of time being spent

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The Danger Of Sycophants

The Danger Of Sycophants

Matt Bacon August 1, 2017 0

Sycophantic fans are the single biggest danger that your band is going to ever face. Now I know that to some of you-that may feel obvious, your singer practically needs a babysitter for Christs

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You Are The Reason For Your Bands Failure

You Are The Reason For Your Bands Failure

Matt Bacon July 28, 2017 0

So here’s something to mull over. The single greatest reason that your band is not successful is you. Now this works on a couple different levels and is going to drive you insane when

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How To Book Shows Without Looking Like An Asshole

How To Book Shows Without Looking Like An Asshole

Matt Bacon July 24, 2017 0

So something that a lot of bands seem to struggle with is booking tours without making fools of themselves by posting all over social media. This is not the way to go, it means

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Spotting Fake Record Labels

Spotting Fake Record Labels

Matt Bacon July 18, 2017 0

So one thing that I’ve seen happen to tons of bands that I work with is differentiating between real and bogus record deals. Every day dozens, if not hundreds of bands think they’ve finally

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Dealing With Bad Press

Dealing With Bad Press

Matt Bacon July 15, 2017 0

Dealing with bad reviews is always a struggle. No one wants to have to come to terms with a bad review and how it reflects upon their band. However a lot of bands react

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How To Follow Up

How To Follow Up

Matt Bacon July 14, 2017 0

So I’ve discussed before in passing the importance of following up, but I don’t think I’ve ever gotten into the nitty gritty of it and how to really show people what you are doing

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