Category: Music Business

How To Become A Concert Promoter

How To Become A Concert Promoter how-to-become-concert-promoter-dhi

The essentials you need to know So you want to be a concert promoter! The concert promotion business is extremely rewarding once you learn to navigate it.  Most will say a concert promoter isn’t in the music business. They’re in the people business. You need to understand how and why people make the decisions they […]

How To Distribute Music Successfully

How To Distribute Music Successfully how-to-distribute-music-dhi

The Why and How to successfully distribute your music Independently So you’ve written your song, had it mixed and mastered, and now it’s time to release your music to the world. But how do you distribute music? As an independent artist, this may seem daunting. However, in today’s day and age, it’s never been easier […]

How To Copyright Music For Musicians

How To Copyright Music For Musicians how-to-copyright-music-dhi

The Steps to Protecting Your Music As a musician, I’m sure you’ve heard the word copyright floating around. Hopefully, you understand copyright is a way of protecting your interest in your music or what is referred to as an original work. By copyrighting your songs, you now have a way of holding others accountable if […]

How To Become A Music Manager

How To Become A Music Manager How to be a Music Manager

The Steps To Start Your Career As A Music Manager So you want to know how to become a music manager or often referred to as an artist manager? That’s great! Artist managers are the connection between artists and the world, guiding them into the career they seek. A music manager has many roles; especially […]

How To Start A Music Publishing Company

How To Start A Music Publishing Company Start a Music Publishing Company

7 Steps to Start a Music Publishing Company How to start a music publishing company can be relatively easy; however, finding, compiling, and selling your company’s music is where the hard work begins if you are unfamiliar with the publishing side of the music industry, that’s ok!  Music publishers make money when music products are […]

How To Get Your Music On Spotify Playlists

How To Get Your Music On Spotify Playlists Get Your Music on Spotify

3 Steps To Get Placed On Spotify Playlists With the musical revolution of digital streaming services becoming the new norm in which the majority of the population consumes music, there has been a massive shift in how music is distributed. With numerous platforms to choose from, millions of listeners are only clicks away from finding […]

How To Start A Record Label

How To Start A Record Label How to Start a Record Label

Here Are The Steps To Starting Your Own Independent Record Company UNDERSTAND YOUR WHY? So you want to start your own record label. There has never been a better time to create your own independent record company in the history of the music business. We now have the technology, education, and resources to do exactly the same […]

Exciting Jobs In The Music Industry

Exciting Jobs In The Music Industry Exciting Job in the Music Industry

You grew up listening to music, obsessing over superstars, attending concerts, and watching countless music videos. Now, you’re walking across the stage eagerly awaiting to grab your diploma and move on to greater things. A music industry job is a place you feel destined for, but you don’t know where to begin. You’ve yet to […]

What To Consider When Choosing A Music Business School

What To Consider When Choosing A Music Business School What to Consider when Choosing a Music Business School

You’ve always had this burning desire to pursue a career in music, but you have no idea where to begin. So you start searching online for the top music business school in your area or around the country that would suit your needs, but how do you know which program is right for you? This […]

DHI GRADUATE RAISES $500 SCHOLARSHIP FOR FUTURE AUDIO ENGINEERING STUDENTS

DHI GRADUATE RAISES $500 SCHOLARSHIP FOR FUTURE AUDIO ENGINEERING STUDENTS Graduate Raises Scholarship for Future Audio Engineering Students

DHI Graduate Ryan Ploch partnered with the non-profit group, Bravo Waukegan, for a Charity Networking Event at Arlington Ale House in Illinois. The event was a success for both Bravo, who received over 80 instrument donations, and Dark Horse Institute, who was given a $500 scholarship which was to be split up for future students. […]

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