Blog: Artists Know Your Worth: When to Start Charging for Shows & Features

I’ve been in the game for over 7 years now, and during my tenure I’ve come across several artists that aren’t making money that they more than deserve, or artists that are charging ridiculous prices when they’re no where near worthy of doing so. So lemme break down the actualities of when its appropriate to start charging for features and shows, or anything that involves your time. First of all, please know that you’re absolutely not worthy of charging for anything if there’s not a demand for you. As an…

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5 Ways to Appropriately Submit Music to A DJ or Blog

Artists sometimes don’t get the response they want or any at all, and most of the time it’s because of your approach.  How you present yourself when submitting material says a lot of you.  Here are some tips on how to appropriately submit your music to a DJ or blog for consideration. Introduce yourself first. It’s rude as hell to just send someone your material if you haven’t already built that relationship.  Don’t write a page long bio; a few sentences telling who you are where you’re from and your…

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