51 | Making Money in the Music Industry – How I Made More Money in my Side Hustle than Day Job

This month I hit a massive milestone where I made more money in my business than I did in my day job. This is something I’ve been working towards for a long time. I’ve spent many years in jobs that were unfulfilling and now I am working for myself from home (or cafes, a park,…

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50 | The Biggest Mistake I See Bands Making When Releasing New Music

Today we’re talking all about the BIGGEST mistake I see bands making when releasing new music! Those who know me (especially my clients) know I’m someone who can be pretty blunt and brutally honest at times and you’re going to hear a bit of this side to me in this podcast episode! Like with everything…

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49 | Mastering the Music Industry + Life with Tony ‘Jack the Bear’ Mantz

Today I chat with Tony ‘Jack the Bear’ Mantz who is not only an esteemed mastering engineer based in Melbourne, Australia but also a master of life. He has been a mentor to musicians and up and coming producers for a number of years through his workshops, podcast, ‘Mastering Music Mastering Life,’ and social media…

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48 | Happy 1 Year to the Podcast! Counting Down the 10 Most Downloaded Episodes

Happy 1 year to the Being in a Band Podcast! Today we’re counting down the 10 most listened to episodes the last 12 months!  Join me as I reflect on key takeaways and memories surrounding these recordings and guests and as I also take the opportunities to thank YOU for your listenership and support this…

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47 | The Six Stages of Releasing New Music

In today’s episode, I go through something that I teach in my online courses and membership which is the six steps to releasing new music! Many smaller bands are missing one or more of these steps and whilst step number six is optional in my opinion, it will give you added traction on your release!…

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46 | How to Get Media Features and What to Include in a Press Release

Have you ever reached out to the media to get featured and never hear back? As someone who has worked in media for 7 years, usually this is because;a) You’re not reaching out at the right time, b) There is no real goal in mind as to why you’re reaching out or, c) You’ve left…

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