The Business Side of Music

The Business Side of Music is an interview show designed to help independent artists and songwriters better understand and navigate the music industry. 45-year industry veteran, Bob Bender talks to successful guests from every corner of the industry about their careers to discover the things they did right as well as the lessons they learned from any mistakes they made.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 39m. Bisher sind 168 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 4 days 18 hours 10 minutes


#168 - It's Time To Upgrade to Social Media Version 2.0

Having All The Pieces of the Puzzle is what makes us successful in the music business. But you don’t know what you don’t know. It takes years of experience, contacts, and resources to get ahead of the game. On top of that, in today’s Current...



#167 - There’s Always More Reasons to Move Forwards Than There Are To Move Backwards

In today’s episode, we have DC Glenn from the multi-platinum hip hop group “Tag Team.” Their music has been featured on everything from having a #2 hit on the Billboard Hot 100 Charts (for seven weeks straight) with "Whoomp! (There It Is)",...



#166 - A Master of Drumming Insanity and a Genius of the Sticks

An Impressionist Painter, An Inspired Madman, A Restless Innovator, A True Legend of Jazz Drums, A Master of Drumming Insanity, and a Genius of the Sticks. These are some of the words that describe Grammy Award-winning drummer Paul Wertico. Hailed in...



#165 - Your Brand is Not Just What You Wear, It’s Also Your Attitude

You’re not a bit of everyone as an artist, or at least you shouldn’t be. You are your own identity. Do you have a strategy in place to move your career forward? Are you performing music that fits your lifestyle and belief system, or are you only...



#164 - As An Independent Artist, You Shouldn't Be Married To One Digital Platform

In this episode, we discuss Matej Harangozo, the creator of Open Source Entertainment, a Record Label, and a Music Business Incubator. He’s also the creator of Digital Science Media. Matej literally started his first company from the ground up with...


 2021-05-10  36m

#163 - Finding New Ways To Do Business In A Brand New World

In this episode, we talk with Guy Robinson, the founder and CEO of the Coalition Agency based in London, England. Our conversation covers how the college live music market has mostly disappeared due to not only the pandemic but new tastes and...


 2021-05-04  34m

#162 - Collaborating With High Profile Music, Turning That Into Narrative Entertainment

Grammy award-winning producer Vivek J. Tiwary is an acclaimed producer of musical entertainment from Tony Award-winning Broadway shows to groundbreaking immersive experiences, a Grammy Award-winning record producer, a #1 New York Times bestselling...


 2021-04-27  43m

#161 - How to Follow Your Course, and Let Others Do the Talking

Today’s guest is Christopher Caliendo


 2021-04-20  40m

#160 - A Holistic Approach to Music and it's Effects

Can music sometimes take the place of medicine? Is it beneficial for Alzheimer's patients to listen to music? Can you improve the quality of your life with the advent of music into your daily routine? Is it possible to save the music education...


 2021-04-14  39m

 2021-04-06  40m