Dedicated to educating the next generation of music business entrepreneurs, Outerloop President and CEO Mike Mowery has launched a new educational initiative under the Outerloop umbrella, Outerloop Coaching. Outerloop Coaching consists of online courses, webinars, e-books, and mentoring for aspiring managers and self-managed musicians. Mowery shares everything he has learned over two decades in the… Read More OUTERLOOP PRESIDENT MIKE MOWERY LAUNCHES SIGN-UPS FOR OUTERLOOP COACHING WEBINAR SERIES ‘SIXTY DAYS TO SIGNABLE’
The path to musicianhood can take so many unexpected twists and turns. Many cite childhood friends as their musical spark while others discovered their need to perform in the most unlikely of places and situations. When Sixlight was begun it was their time in the US Marines that brought them together. We asked vocalist Nick… Read More New Perspective; Sixlight
Gigfly.ca are pleased to announce that the Gigfly Search Engine and The Community are now 100% FREE to all users. Any user can now search the database with no hassles of payment. The touring tools such as The Tour Planner & The Templates Folder (Contracts & Advanced Sheets) price will be dropped to $4.99 a month.… Read More GIGFLY.ca Search Engine & Community Are Now 100% FREE!
The Free Music Archive, a long-running, curated audio platform, has steadily grown since its inception nearly seven years ago, and the site recently hit a major milestone. The audio library reached, and surpassed, its 100,000th song upload on July 19th, 2016. The Free Music Archive is a curated audio repository of music that is licensed… Read More Free Music Archive Hits 100,000-Song Mark!
I’ve been toying with how to approach this article in the most productive way. Let me start by saying that I have no intention of shaming anyone, I’m not intending to be sexist or buy into stereotypes at all. I can only write about my perspective of the industry based on a collection of experiences… Read More Women In Music: I Can Get Sexual Too
As you all have probably figured out by now, my musical tastes are everywhere. You have a genre? I probably have a band I genuinely enjoy. This time around I’ve delved a bit into the pop-industrial realm with Pound of Flesh. What I love about industrial sounding music is the need for the background sounds… Read More Pound of Flesh talks Ghosts, Refills, and the Music Industry
Why meeting your idols could be the disappointment that you need. This isn’t your typical rock story; it’s probably nowhere near as cool as some that you have read. But nonetheless, this is my story so far. Well, part of it… I was sucked into the world of rock ‘n’ roll from a very young… Read More New Perspective: Fake It Til’ You Make It