Applying for Music Grants with Kristy Gostelow of Kadence Group

Today I’m chatting with Kristy who is a professional music grant-writer! We chat about all things grants for musicians including lead-times, tips and tricks and some of the biggest mistakes she sees bands making when it comes to applying for funding. Links & Resources Find out more about Kadence Group – https://kadencegroup.com.au/ My article for…

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Big News! New Music Industry Job + More!

In this episode, I give you a little bit of a life and career update within my biz and band that I’ve been dying to share with you! It also means some big changes and the beginning of an exciting new chapter! Links & Resources Apply for 6-month mentorship – https://monicastrut.com/bandcoaching/ Join the Being in…

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Crowdfunding 10k, Mental Health + Manifestation with Luna Vexa

Today I’m chatting with pop/electronic artist, Luna Vexa, who reveals how she Crowdfunded 10k in a month for her album last year! In this epsiode, she always speaks about her mental health journal balancing bipolar with her music career and how she has manifested some pretty crazy sh*t including playing her first show to 2,000…

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Rebranding – My Band Just Removed Our Music From Streaming Sites!

Ever wanted to scrap your old material and start from scratch?. In this episode, I’m going to share with you why my band decided to delete the majority of our music off all streaming platforms and what to do if you’re thinking of rebranding your music project as well. Show Notes Today I’m going to…

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7 Mistakes Bands Make When it Comes to PR

There’s no doubt that PR is an important part of any release process. Not only will it generate awareness for your new music and help your band get exposure overall, but PR also makes your band more credible, especially if you’re getting favourable reviews from media! Oh, and not to mention that if your campaign…

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Being a Profitable Musician with Bree Noble

Today I’m chatting with Bree Noble from The Profitable Musician podcast and Women of Substance Radio! In this episode, we go through her Musician’s Profit Path 5 Stages of Music Career Growth resource as well as her journey in music starting out later in life at 30 years old.

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Writing Awesome Ad Copy, PR and Marketing with Curtis of Dewar PR

This episode sees the return of publicist and marketing guru, Curtis Dewar of Dewar PR. We talk about a range of topics from your marketing budget, PR and release strategy, growing a Facebook Group, writing awesome ad copy and more. Links & Resources Follow Curtis: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | Music Marketing Mixer Facebook…

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The Lowdown on the Australian Media Ban on Facebook

Australians woke up yesterday to find they are being blocked from accessing news in their Facebook feeds. The problem is, this hasn’t just affected big media outlets like the ABC, SBS or Channel 9 like news outlets are reporting, this has affected small news websites like music media, independent blogs and podcasts as well as…

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