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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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Don’t Be An Industry Poser!

Don’t Be An Industry Poser!

Matt Bacon July 5, 2017 1

One of the things that really frustrates me is people who are big in a local music scene and then don’t actually do anything. Be aware that this is going to be kind of

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The Importance Of Studying The Music Industry

The Importance Of Studying The Music Industry

Matt Bacon July 3, 2017 0

For an industry that seems exceptionally obsessed with being a badass who doesn’t follow the rules I think that there’s exceptional importance to making sure that things are set up in a way that

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Sampling Error And Your Band

Sampling Error And Your Band

Matt Bacon July 2, 2017 0

So one of the big things that I see a lot of bands I work with have to deal with is sampling error. People don’t seem to get this and they don’t understand that

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The Catch 22 Of The Music Industry

The Catch 22 Of The Music Industry

Matt Bacon June 24, 2017 0

One of the most frustrating parts of the music industry is the inherent catch 22 that being a part of this places you in. On the one hand you need to tour heavily in

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A Sense Of Possession In The Industry

A Sense Of Possession In The Industry

Matt Bacon June 22, 2017 0

One of the things that I love about music is the sense of possession you get out of it. The fact that you can have a record that is your favorite record of all

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Youth Venues And You

Youth Venues And You

Matt Bacon June 17, 2017 0

One of the most under documented and yet incredibly important parts of the underground music scene are obscure little all ages and high school friendly venues. Usually they are run by someone in their

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Nobody Knows Anything – The Pain Of The Industry

Nobody Knows Anything – The Pain Of The Industry

Matt Bacon June 11, 2017 0

One of the most frustrating parts of the industry is dealing with the fact that you can’t really expect anyone to know things. This is a perpetual struggle I’ve run into time and time

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