Chris Blackwell, founder of Island Records, shares his thoughts on what artist managers can do to develop the careers of their clients.
Chris Blackwell, founder of Island Records, discusses with a group of students at Loyola University, New Orleans the benefits and risks that independent labels face when choosing whether to enter a distribution partnership with a larger company.
Chris Blackwell, founder of Island Records, shares his thoughts on the marketing potential of local radio.
Producer, musician and label owner George Howard discusses the importance of making sure your band puts on a great live show, and offers advice on how to leverage not only that great live show but your relationship with the clubs, their bookers, and their core clientele to help your career along.
Producer, musician and label owner George Howard advises aspiring musicians on the steps they need to take now, in order to ensure future success and stability. He discusses such things as the need to copyright your songs, how to register with a performing rights organization, how to build a fan base, and more in short, everything youll need to have accomplished by the time you sit down to bargain with a record label.