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. 25-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 130 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast

Mastering the Business of Licensing Music to Film & TV

On our 100th episode, we introduce you to Michael Elsner. As a songwriter and producer, Michael Elsner has over 2,000 original song placements in over 750 TV episodes, and contributed music to over 180 individual television series. ...


 2019-11-20  49m

Guitarists - The Perpetual Beginner, a Musician's Path to Lifelong Learning

Dave Isaacs has been called “a musician’s musician”, a master player with the command and knowledge of his instrument that can only come from a lifetime of experience. In his adopted hometown of Music City USA he has become known in the music...


 2019-11-14  56m

Touring The Country in a Road Warrior Van

You've got the songs, the stage show is all set, and you're ready to hit the road. The only problem is how do you figure out the logistics when it comes to traveling with a group of musicians and crew? Road Warrior Touring Rentals comes to the rescue...


 2019-10-21  38m

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Microphones... and Then Some.

Paul Andrews with DPA microphones joins us in studio, where we pretty much cover just about anything, and everything when it comes to recording in the studio, which microphones to use, and what the difference is between large diaphragm and small...


 2019-10-14  52m

The Blending of Funk, Soul, Rock, Beats... and Flipping

The music duo Mutual Groove is comprised of drummer, guitarist and audio engineer David Martin along with bassist, rapper, songwriter Pat Graves (who also happens to be a professional acrobat). In 2007, David formed a three-piece rock band with two...


 2019-10-07  29m

The Perfect Analog Sounding Speaker For The Digital World

Whether you're a casual listener to music, or a serious audiophile, KEF Speakers are providing some of the finest state of the art stereo reference monitors on the market. Jack Sharkey who is the Marketing & Technical Communications Manager for...


 2019-09-16  47m

Empowering The Artist Thru the Use of Publicity and Social Media

Have you ever wondered what it would take to get the attention of the media when it comes to promoting your new album, video, or tour? How do you go about setting up a new music release campaign? What does it take to build the correct press kit? How...


 2019-09-09  43m

A Musical Family Legacy

Rockland Road is many things. It’s a street near Nashville. It’s a studio where countless hit records have been recorded. It is a crossroads where country, gospel, pop, R&B and Americana music has thrived for years. It is a self-contained...


 2019-09-03  37m

Getting Your Music Directly in front of the Fans & Eliminating the Middleman

There are so many different opportunities to introduce yourself to potential fans and build that base. So many different ways, that they can be confusing. How do you choose the right ones and use them effectively? Are you using the correct social...


 2019-08-26  40m

Recording in the Studio... What it Takes to Get the Songs Recorded Correctly

When its time to set foot into the recording studio, how do you make the right choices? Its more than just having your songs ready to record. Its also choosing the right studio facility, producer, engineer, and session players, hopefully fitting your...


 2019-08-20  53m