Surviving the Label System

Surviving the Label System

Lead singer/songwriter Brad Roberts of The Crash Test Dummies relays the experience of transitioning from major label to independent artist and shares some advice for songwriters that want to succeed in the current climate.

SESAC and Music Rights

SESAC and Music Rights

Trevor Gale, Senior VP of Writer/Publisher Relations at SESAC talks about what it takes to be a successful musician and songwriter, the finer points of music publishing and how artists can find the right PRO to suit their needs.

The Art of Co-Writing

The Art of Co-Writing

Singer/songwriter Jason Reeves talks about co-writing, the process of building a touring base and why you need to stay focused on your unique vision as an artist in order to have a long-lasting music career.

How to Be a Solo Artist

How to Be a Solo Artist

Singer, songwriter and producer Chris Wallace talks about the important lessons he has learned from the music business and shares some words of wisdom with emerging artists about building a sustainable career.

International Music Competitions

International Music Competitions

Candace Avery, co-Founder of Unsigned Only talks about what qualities an artist needs to get noticed by international music competition judges and shares some advice for musicians that want to succeed in the modern music industry.