DIY – It’s Not All About the Music!

With the growth of the digital era and expansion of streaming services eliminating the distribution barrier between creators and the public, artists are becoming more inclined to take their career into their own hands and release their work independently. It has, however, become harder to monetise careers without the funding and support a record label has traditionally provided. Musicians and their managers have, therefore, had to become more creative and come up with new, innovative ways to pay the rent. This panel will look at how to transform an independent artist into a musical entrepreneur, looking at alternative ways to attract income in today’s industry.

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