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Who’s who: Dutch Record Labels

Where would we be without our golden labels of course. The Netherlands has historically been home to a couple of huge labels (Polydor, Roadrunner,...

Gecko Interview, Part 1

Today’s guest is Gecko! A singerstoryteller at heart, this wild lizard has been all over Europe, and he’s done more than his fair share...

Sammy Davis Jr. vs. Shania Twain

At first glance showman and entertainer Sammy Davis Jr. and pop-country queen Shania Twain do not seem to have a lot in common. However...

Planning for the future: a single release schedule

Man plans and God laughs Releases are a fickle thing nowadays. There are so many releases and so many channels to release through it's easy...

What does a manager do?

"So what do you do? Do you book shows for artists?" That is by far one of the most common things I hear at...

How I booked and toured the United States from Europe when I was 21

Hit the road jack, and don't you look back no more, no more When I was 21, I started working with an up and coming...

How to start your own publishing company

So we've discussed how you can start a label to release your own music. What many people (artists, small indie labels) don't realize is...

How to start your own record label company

For many artists it's not always easy or even the goal to get signed to a major or indie label. You can read here...

The ideal team around an artist

Who to trust and who to blame So you're an artist, you've recorded an album, played a bunch of live shows and things are really...

Off the record: what do record labels actually do?

And should you still sign to a label? Record labels have had wildly different reputations throughout the years. In the '50s and '60s, signing to...

Syncs, money and songs: what does a publisher do?

And what can they do for you? A lot of people know about record labels. Chances are big if you ask a random person on...

Digital distribution, the devil’s in the details

So you’ve finished your EP, album, single or whatever, and you’re looking for a way to get your music online. You want to be...

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