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What is the current way to distribute music and get paid? Are CD's officially done? I don't understand how in 2020 we STILL...

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nat8808 53 minutes ago
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John here. First time poster, long time viewer. Really need some advice here on my situation in Japan. The lead engineer I...

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marianellefson 2 days ago
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Papaleo 3 days ago
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Like many indie artists, I created a record label and publishing company for my business activities. But it's just me (and my...

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Resort Records 3 days ago
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Hi all! I am looking for audio engineers and music producers to participate in a short listening test for research being...

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Bowers 4 days ago
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Big artists are selling their song catalogs for large sums of cash . When the press says "catalog "are they talking...

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carlheinz 1 week ago
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How much do you spend on visual art a) for your personal inspiration ("coffee table books" posters, artwork etc) b)...

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Aenor Edits 1 week ago
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Is anybody here generating an income from their works? I'd love to know how to do it. I've been doing this for fun for 8...

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newguy1 1 week ago
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Has anyone been paid for a live performance by BMI Live or whatever the ASCAP equivalent is? What’s a rough ballpark for...

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ds11 3 weeks ago
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Hi. I'm in a 4-member hard rock cover band. I'm looking for ideas concerning the band finances. First of all, I'm the only...

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telecode 3 weeks ago
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I noticed quite a few went on to Twitch trying to build up communities. It all started a few months into coronavirus. The...

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Felicita 3 weeks ago
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Hi how do you guys charge for mixing a song. Most of you all have your studio it seem but i don't , i tried mixing ITB by it...

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psycho_monkey 4 weeks ago
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Sorry if this is in the wrong forum. Mods please move it to the right place. My question is this: Say you recorded a cover...

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psycho_monkey 4 weeks ago
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what are you guys using for your sites? I'm looking for a new theme. or sell me on a diff website service.

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jimmyhazen1 6th April 2021
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So I’ve made a site with Wix and am happy with it. Now I’d like to purchase my domain, looking at godaddy to register the...

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jerry123 30th March 2021
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Hi! 2706 Burbank Studios is located in Burbank, CA. We are home to a group of individual creative sound professionals in...

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kenevill 15th March 2021
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I find this fascinating: Seems like the pandemic...

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rorohello 10th March 2021
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I'm halfway done with my Mechanical Engineering degree. I've been getting really worn down with the HVAC, Construction,...

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RayHeath 10th March 2021
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First I don't know where to place this thread, so it randomly ended up here in this category. What is NFT? It's "non...

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matucha 10th March 2021
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Hello Im working in music business for more than 15 years and since this industry is changing fast thanks to technology,...

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Prototech 9th March 2021
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Hi all, Question about Wix website and music players. I have an existing Wix site that currently uses a Soundcloud based...

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sivertb 4th March 2021
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Looks like the average payout per 1 millions streams is $3000 I see a lot of "unknown" (at least to me) new house...

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Bob Olhsson 4th March 2021
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So, I mastered an album yesterday and for the first time ever, was asked if I accepted Bitcoin! Anyway, I obliged... just added...

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Surbitone 27th February 2021
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Spotify forced to defend multi-million pound podcast deal with Prince Harry and Meghan confoosed Spotify has paid the Duke and...

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Whatever 26th February 2021
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Hi guys This is something im interested in doing and was wondering if anyone has any tips or pointers on where to start in...

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Gracekb 25th February 2021
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Hi, newb here so please don't flame me. I've googled this question and am still confused -- I'm planning on filing...

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Brooklyn1280 24th February 2021
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I'm looking for an audio player I can embed in my website that plays local files but also displays links to streaming (e.g.,...

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Resort Records 23rd February 2021
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Im going to keep this short. Facts: 1. This is the client's first ever song. She is a singer who performs with a group at...

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Bushman 23rd February 2021
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Trying to figure out gear insurance. There seems to be a question of whether gear is personal property (covered) versus business...

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Timatack 16th February 2021
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I was hoping to vend high-resolution and surround singles from my website. Since those aren't generally available through...

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Aenor Edits 9th February 2021
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So, basicaly im looking into starting in a online school, to get the tread started off the right way, im not able to attent...

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elegentdrum 18th January 2021
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Hey how are you all I've been called into a studio for an interview for an internship. Im wondering if you guys can give me any...

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Tatara 13th January 2021
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Hi guys I'm new to posting on these forums, but I've been reading the gearslutz forums for years n years now. Strange that I only...

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they_fit 12th January 2021
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Some days ago I made the mistake some comment on an Facebook sponsored link about a Spotfiy follower growth...

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Erth 12th January 2021
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Which artist services companies do you all like now? Once upon a time (ca. TopSpin), I had a reliable list of artist services...

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Resort Records 11th January 2021
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Thought i'd make a funny post for the community during these weird times. I hope this is the right place to post it. The topic...

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psycho_monkey 7th January 2021
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So, I was going through SoundExchange to see what I had floating around out there and found out that UMG has claimed 100% rights...

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Jeff Hayat 1st January 2021
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I have wondered since my teenage years at what point did the devaluing of maturity and mature artists become a reality regarding...

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MikeInOttawa 29th December 2020
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Hey guys, I want to make some changes in my life after the Covid Pandemic, and I was seriously wondering, how...

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Lfoxxx 22nd December 2020
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Hey folks, is there a database where one you look up who mixed, recorded, mastered etc. a given track? Thx. Stanley

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Klangarchitekten 21st December 2020
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Hi guys and girls! I'm completely new here so I'll just go ahead and answer some burning questions. I have developed enough...

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psycho_monkey 19th December 2020
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Hi everyone, I work for a 2 man audio services and production company in the UK and we've been picking up work on the Freelancing...

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frans 15th December 2020
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Hi there guys! I´d love to know if is worth paying in order to get production or mixing work, anyone here had...

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frans 15th December 2020
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I'm about to pull the trigger on their yearly subscription, their sale is ending tomorrow... Is it worth it? What I'm looking...

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ragnarokzwei 26th November 2020
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I have a few offers on the table for my album, my previous deal was library music. I understand there is no real money to be...

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Pip 25th November 2020
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Hello, I have no idea where to post this thread. I’m wanting to trademark my bands’ name. Who do you recommend for submitting...

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Crazy4Jazz 18th November 2020
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Hello all, new here. I found this site thru some extensive googling. I am a graphic / video / web designer and am looking for...

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BrianFoster 13th November 2020
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Because... why not? It costs something like $200-300. Not like a real label with promotion, marketing and all that stuff....

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psycho_monkey 8th November 2020
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Look at all the Churches now days, with massive complex sound systems, that need advise here, from Slutz. Sometimes My or Our...

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Brent Hahn 20th October 2020
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Alright everyone, let's talk about sound replacement, specifically for drums. Do you use it, or are you against it? Why or why...

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Family Tree 19th October 2020