Music Entrepreneur HQ

40 Episodes
Subscribe

By: David Andrew Wiebe

Podcast host and author David Andrew Wiebe is known for his calm and level-headed delivery of instructional podcast content for independent musicians and music business owners. After a six-month hiatus from his previous show, DAWCast: Music Entrepreneurship, and some thoughtful deliberation, he rebranded and relaunched. The New Music Industry Podcast isn’t just a simple and easily understood show name – it is also the title of his latest highly-praised book – The New Music Industry: Adapting, Growing, and Thriving in The Information Age – featuring personal development and business advice and a comprehensive view of modern marketing strategies – social media, blogging, podcasting, video, liv...

254 – The Label Machine – with Nick Sadler of NSDMT
Last Friday at 12:00 AM

How do you run an independent record label? How do you set yourself and your artists up for success long-term? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:24 – Nick Sadler is back! 00:54 – Nick’s new book 08:57 – Artist contracts and […]

The post 254 – The Label Machine – with Nick Sadler of NSDMT appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


253 – What I’m Discovering Newly About Growing Your Email List
11/11/2021

Do you have an email list? Are you actively building it? Is your email list continually growing, are you building your community, and is your customer experience as good as it could be? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:31 – What […]

The post 253 – What I’m Discovering Newly About Growing Your Email List appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


252 – Two Steps Forward, One Step Back – with Miles Copeland
11/04/2021

Have you ever suffered a crushing, embarrassing, infuriating defeat in your music career? Look, you wouldn’t be the only one. It would be quite unusual for a musician or music entrepreneur to go their entire career without encountering some serious hardship. I’ve been there myself. But when do you give up and move on? Most […]

The post 252 – Two Steps Forward, One Step Back – with Miles Copeland appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


251 – What I’m Discovering Newly About Defining Your Target Audience
10/29/2021

Every marketer says you’re supposed to define your target audience. Make up some names, find some stock photos online, paste them onto a board along with everything you know about your prospective fans. Have you ever had a disconnect with this process? Were you stopped at any stage of developing your customer avatar? That’s what […]

The post 251 – What I’m Discovering Newly About Defining Your Target Audience appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


250 – Launching a Podcast in Pandemic Times – with Brendan Jeannetti of Music You’re Missing
10/21/2021

What happens when all your plans fall apart because of circumstances unfolding in the world? What do you do next? What could you do? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:28 – Introducing Brendan Jeannetti of Music You’re Missing 00:58 – Why […]

The post 250 – Launching a Podcast in Pandemic Times – with Brendan Jeannetti of Music You’re Missing appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


249 – How to Make the Most of Every Book You Read
10/14/2021

How much reading do you do as a musician? If you’ve been a longtime listener of The New Music Industry Podcast, I suspect you’ve already adopted the learning habit. And if you have, I have no doubt you’re getting a lot of value out of it. But are you making the most of every book […]

The post 249 – How to Make the Most of Every Book You Read appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


248 – Get Your Music Distributed & Tap into More Revenue Streams – with John Kohl of TuneGO
10/09/2021

What if you could secure, distribute, and promote your music all from one, convenient place? What if you could spend more of your time doing what you love to do as a creator? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:35 – TuneGO […]

The post 248 – Get Your Music Distributed & Tap into More Revenue Streams – with John Kohl of TuneGO appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


247 – The #1 Thing Getting in the Way of Creating an Income in Music
09/30/2021

Creating an income in music isn’t that hard. But growing and scaling that income can be. And it’s easy to get stuck in a rut, not knowing what changes or tweaks to make to cause a breakthrough. What’s the number one thing getting in the way of creating an income in music? That’s what we’re […]

The post 247 – The #1 Thing Getting in the Way of Creating an Income in Music appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


246 – How to Apply What You’ve Learned & Get Results in Your Music Career
09/23/2021

What have you learned this past year? How are you applying it to your music career? What difference is it making for you? Have you gotten any breakthrough results? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:29 – Let’s talk about The Music […]

The post 246 – How to Apply What You’ve Learned & Get Results in Your Music Career appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


245 – Is Organic Reach Dead?
09/17/2021

Are you struggling to get people to check out your content? Do you feel like no matter what you do, you just can’t seem to build up your following? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:31 – The content hustle and organic […]

The post 245 – Is Organic Reach Dead? appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


244 – 3 Things You Need to Let Go of if You Want to Earn an Income in Music
09/09/2021

Are you looking to earn an income in music? Do you keep tripping over obstacles on the way to getting what you want out of your career? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:29 – The “Free Money Course” 01:25 – Tackling […]

The post 244 – 3 Things You Need to Let Go of if You Want to Earn an Income in Music appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


243 – How to Fund Your Music Career – with Justin Longo of MariNationMusic
09/02/2021

Are you tired of going broke as an artist? Do you keep running out of funds to be able to do the things you want to do in your music career? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:18 – Today’s guest is […]

The post 243 – How to Fund Your Music Career – with Justin Longo of MariNationMusic appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


242 – Going to Conferences to Grow Your Music Career – with Darryl Hurs of Indie Week
08/26/2021

Are you actively making new connections to grow your music career? Have you made it a point to attend conferences and events to build your rolodex? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: Coming soon. Transcription: Coming soon. Closing Segment We just launched […]

The post 242 – Going to Conferences to Grow Your Music Career – with Darryl Hurs of Indie Week appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


241 – Define Your Version of Music Career Success – with President of CD Baby Joel Andrew
08/25/2021

What does success mean to you as an artist? How should you go about setting your goals? How can you define your own version of music career success? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: Coming soon. Transcription: Coming soon. Closing Segment We […]

The post 241 – Define Your Version of Music Career Success – with President of CD Baby Joel Andrew appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


240 – Manifest Your Music Career Dreams – with Amos Bracewell
08/24/2021

What do you want out of your music career? Do you find yourself dreaming about things you don’t have and wonder if you’ll ever get them? Do you have a plan for getting what you want out of music? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry […]

The post 240 – Manifest Your Music Career Dreams – with Amos Bracewell appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


239 – Podcast Update with David Andrew Wiebe
07/30/2021

You may have noticed that I’ve been publishing fewer podcast episodes as of late. So, what’s been going on in my world? What’s been happening? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:31 – David’s unspoken promise 02:27 – David’s June break 03:12 […]

The post 239 – Podcast Update with David Andrew Wiebe appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


238 – Happy, Healthy, and Successful in Music – with Ariane Paras of Olympia Coaching
07/15/2021

Are you wondering how you can be happy, healthy, and successful in the fast-paced, high-stress, non-stop nature of the music industry? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:22 – Ariane Paras from Olympia Coaching 00:34 – What led Ariane to the point […]

The post 238 – Happy, Healthy, and Successful in Music – with Ariane Paras of Olympia Coaching appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


237 – Music Streaming, Copyright & NFTs – with Steven Gagliano
05/25/2021

How does the influx of streaming apps affect artist and composer rights? What are NFTs and what can they do for your music career? All this and more in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:39 – How did Steven’s passion for music develop? 01:57 – How Steven realized he wasn’t […]

The post 237 – Music Streaming, Copyright & NFTs – with Steven Gagliano appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


236 – How to Find Your Path to Success as a Solo Artist
05/13/2021

Are you a solo artist? Are you trying to figure out how to achieve success on your own terms in the music industry? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:25 – Finding your path to independent success as a solo artist 01:24 […]

The post 236 – How to Find Your Path to Success as a Solo Artist appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


235 – How to Find Your Path to Digital Marketing Success as an Independent Artist
05/06/2021

How have things changed for musicians in the last 12 months? How can musicians utilize social media and digital marketing powerfully to create success in today’s world climate? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. In this episode: 00:32 – Gaki Music podcast interview 01:41 […]

The post 235 – How to Find Your Path to Digital Marketing Success as an Independent Artist appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


234 – The Renegade Musician eBook Review
04/29/2021

234 – The Renegade Musician eBook Review Why was The Renegade Musician eBook written? Why was it a crucial addition to our product portfolio at Music Entrepreneur HQ? Why did I write it, and who is it for? All this and more in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:28 – […]

The post 234 – The Renegade Musician eBook Review appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


233 – The Renegade Musician eBook Overview
04/23/2021

What can you expect to find inside The Renegade Musician? How can it help you on your music career journey? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:26 – The Renegade Musician, a “harsh truth” eBook 01:02 – Chapter 1: Music business 01:19 […]

The post 233 – The Renegade Musician eBook Overview appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


233 – The Renegade Musician eBook Overview
04/23/2021

What can you expect to find inside The Renegade Musician? How can it help you on your music career journey? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:26 – The Renegade Musician, a “harsh truth” eBook 01:02 – Chapter 1: Music business 01:19 […]

The post 233 – The Renegade Musician eBook Overview appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


232 – The Renegade Musician eBook Preview
04/15/2021

How do you access empowerment as an artist? How do you create and claim the opportunity that’s already yours? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:25 – The Renegade Musician bundle 01:24 – The starving artist stereotype 02:41 – The value of […]

The post 232 – The Renegade Musician eBook Preview appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


232 – The Renegade Musician eBook Preview
04/15/2021

How do you access empowerment as an artist? How do you create and claim the opportunity that’s already yours? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:25 – The Renegade Musician bundle 01:24 – The starving artist stereotype 02:41 – The value of […]

The post 232 – The Renegade Musician eBook Preview appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


231 – How to Get Millions of Streams on Spotify – with Isabella Bedoya of Fame Hackers
04/08/2021

Would you like to get your music streamed millions of times on Spotify? What if there was a proven step-by-step process you could follow to achieve that goal? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:25 – Owner of Fame Hackers Isabella Bedoya […]

The post 231 – How to Get Millions of Streams on Spotify – with Isabella Bedoya of Fame Hackers appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


231 – How to Get Millions of Streams on Spotify – with Isabella Bedoya of Fame Hackers
04/08/2021

Would you like to get your music streamed millions of times on Spotify? What if there was a proven step-by-step process you could follow to achieve that goal? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:25 – Owner of Fame Hackers Isabella Bedoya […]

The post 231 – How to Get Millions of Streams on Spotify – with Isabella Bedoya of Fame Hackers appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


230 – Getting Back to the Basics
03/31/2021

In uncertain times, it’s easy to get caught up in doing a lot of fancy, new things that might not yield results. But sometimes, the best thing you can do is get back to the basics. That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: […]

The post 230 – Getting Back to the Basics appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


230 – Getting Back to the Basics
03/31/2021

In uncertain times, it’s easy to get caught up in doing a lot of fancy, new things that might not yield results. But sometimes, the best thing you can do is get back to the basics. That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: […]

The post 230 – Getting Back to the Basics appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


229 – What to do with Your Music in 2021 Part 5
03/25/2021

What did we learn in the series on what to do with your music in 2021? What new opportunities did we discover? And most importantly, what actions will you we be taking as result? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:31 – […]

The post 229 – What to do with Your Music in 2021 Part 5 appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


229 – What to do with Your Music in 2021 Part 5
03/25/2021

What did we learn in the series on what to do with your music in 2021? What new opportunities did we discover? And most importantly, what actions will you we be taking as result? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: Coming soon. […]

The post 229 – What to do with Your Music in 2021 Part 5 appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


228 – Top 10 Music Entrepreneur HQ Posts of 2020
03/18/2021

Each year, we look back on the year past and the content we’ve published. What stood out? What topics interested you most? What made an impression on you? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 0:28 – The simple joys of creating 0:40 […]

The post 228 – Top 10 Music Entrepreneur HQ Posts of 2020 appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


228 – Top 10 Music Entrepreneur HQ Posts of 2020
03/18/2021

Each year, we look back on the year past and the content we’ve published. What stood out? What topics interested you most? What made an impression on you? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 0:28 – The simple joys of creating 0:40 […]

The post 228 – Top 10 Music Entrepreneur HQ Posts of 2020 appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


227 – How to Take Care of Yourself & Perform at Your Best – with Yannick Tinguely
03/11/2021

How do you take care of your health and fitness as a musician? How do you make sure you’re always performing at your best? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:23 – Health and fitness expert Yannick Tinguely 04:21 – Injuries you […]

The post 227 – How to Take Care of Yourself & Perform at Your Best – with Yannick Tinguely appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


227 – How to Take Care of Yourself & Perform at Your Best – with Yannick Tinguely
03/11/2021

How do you take care of your health and fitness as a musician? How do you make sure you’re always performing at your best? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:23 – Health and fitness expert Yannick Tinguely 04:21 – Injuries you […]

The post 227 – How to Take Care of Yourself & Perform at Your Best – with Yannick Tinguely appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


226 – What to do with Your Music in 2021 Part 4
03/04/2021

Trying to figure out how to nurture your fan base? Looking for music business models that work better than Spotify algorithm exploits? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:26 – What to do with your music in 2021 summary 00:49 – Interview […]

The post 226 – What to do with Your Music in 2021 Part 4 appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


226 – What to do with Your Music in 2021 Part 4
03/04/2021

Trying to figure out how to nurture your fan base? Looking for music business models that work better than Spotify algorithm exploits? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 00:26 – What to do with your music in 2021 summary 00:49 – Interview […]

The post 226 – What to do with Your Music in 2021 Part 4 appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


225 – What to do with Your Music in 2021 Part 3
02/25/2021

How do you collect and act on the right data and insights to grow your music career? How can you start earning cryptocurrency as a musician? How do you grow your list, stay connected to your fans, and boost engagement? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music […]

The post 225 – What to do with Your Music in 2021 Part 3 appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


225 – What to do with Your Music in 2021 Part 3
02/25/2021

How do you collect and act on the right data and insights to grow your music career? How can you start earning cryptocurrency as a musician? How do you grow your list, stay connected to your fans, and boost engagement? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music […]

The post 225 – What to do with Your Music in 2021 Part 3 appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.


224 – Your Questions Answered Part 2
02/18/2021

Do you make beats and instrumentals? Are you a mixing and mastering engineer looking for clients? That’s what we’re going to be looking at in this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast. Podcast Highlights: 0:25 – Your questions answered 0:48 – Marketing your beats, instrumentals, mixing and mastering services online 4:43 – Approaching new […]

The post 224 – Your Questions Answered Part 2 appeared first on Music Entrepreneur HQ.