How to have a Career as an Artist in 2018...In Our Opinion
Songs are Key
You can have the best press, radio and publicity team in the world, but that won’t necessarily help if people don’t like your songs.
Mastering your craft is key, in other words: Practice Practice Practice
Write constantly, listen to music new and old, learn as much as you can.
Find the hooks!
Create a brand - how you want to be presented to your fans - and stick to it.
Have a release plan
Single/Album, have a plan! Have everything ready to go at least a month in advance so you can promote the music properly.
Play shows as much as possible
Socials Socials Socials
Yes, you have to do it. It’s a part of creating your brand.
These are key in the visual world we live in, not to mention YouTube is an additional source of income!
Find a Team
This is one of the most important relationships you’ll have in your career, choose wisely.
Social Media Manager
Most important when building a team - make sure everyone believes in you 100% and loves the music. Good luck!