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 181 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 5 days 1 hour 41 minutes


#181 - Putting Your Music Into a Vault for Safekeeping

On June 1st, 2008, a fire broke out on the backlot of Universal Studios in Hollywood, CA, destroying nearly 175,000 audio master tapes belonging to some of the most well-known artists worldwide, including Peter Frampton, Beck, Sheryl Crow, Elton John,...



#180 - How Do You Know That You’re In The Flow State?

How Do You Know That You’re In The Flow State? Do you find yourself playing something on your instrument without putting any thought or consciousness into the process? Does it just happen freely without any effort? What makes such people as Elon...



#179 - It’s No Longer The Wild West on YouTube, So Protect Your Content

What if you discovered that someone other than yourself was making money off of our creative content? What if a big brand was using your music as part of a marketing campaign without your knowledge? What could you do about it? You can't have value to...



#178 - Rarified Air - My Life as A Byrd, Burrito Brother

As a co-founder of The Byrds and The Flying Burrito Brothers, Chris Hillman is arguably the primary architect of what’s come to be known as country-rock. Chris Hillman is much more than a rock star. He is truly a founding father of American music...



#177 - Every Visual Needs Music Interview with Chris Bragg

"I am beyond grateful for the growth we’ve experienced since Ghostwriter was founded in 2015,” says Founder and CEO Chris Bragg. Founded in 2015, Ghostwriter Music has placed music in many of the most anticipated film campaigns, advertisements,...


 2021-08-20  30m

#176 - Check It and Wreck It - Creating a Solution To Traveling With a Guitar

Have you ever traveled by plane from one gig to the next, only to arrive and find that the integrity of your guitar has been compromised… or worse, has been destroyed, only to find out that the airline you just flew on won’t be taking...


 2021-08-11  42m

#175 - Blending Music and the Gaming Industry

Maisly is an international singer/ songwriter, currently residing in London, who in her early 20’s made a huge splash with her debut single “All About Us,” released under the previous name “Marta” that reached #1 in Germany and #4 in Norway...


 2021-08-03  37m

#174 - Look at Your Recording Stems as a Revenue Stream

Do you look at your stems when recording in the studio as a revenue stream, or just layers of your song as a whole? Audioshake has created the AI technology, which is designed to help the rightsholder to the music to be able to create professional...


 2021-07-28  29m

#173 - Don't Advertise Your Career Too Much on Rented Space

Despite the past year being an upsetting time for the music industry, it’s still provided a prime opportunity to accomplish a few things in your career. But are you, as an artist doing the right things? Do you have a professional-looking website?...


 2021-07-20  37m

#172 - You Don't Know What You Don't Know

Are you taking full responsibility for your career? Are you your biggest detractor from being successful? Rejection is tough to take. Not only that, the music business is a very competitive field to work in. There are ways to handle it, though. It...


 2021-07-13  31m