Nowadays it can be very hard to stand-out as a DJ, producer or musician in the music industry. The internet and social media initially made it easier for an artist to succeed and to stand out, but since there is so much going, and you’re not the only one that understands this. It’s only getting harder again. So how do you take your music career to the next level?
Everyone is on social media and posting content such as photo’s mix-tapes, DJ mixes, podcasts and video content. So now the battle begins – who is the best and who can get enough reach to level up their music career?. In this article, we dive deeper into the things you can do to make your career succeed!
One tip we can already give you is, look at an artist management tool, if you want to know more about taking your music career to the next level! It will definitely bring some time-saving into your management so you can focus on other important elements as well.
Being on top of innovations is important to profit from the grow it can give you. Take for example the rise of Instagram that is now the fastest growing social media platform, if you started around 2015 with content and growing your audience, you’ve could benefit way more from it instead of starting only now.
If you already have a following then have a look at how DJ and producer Hardwell is using innovations like chat-bots and the block chain technology. Hardwell is always looking for new digital innovations to stand out. He was the first DJ that launched his chat-bot, with incredible success for his music career!
Create a dream team.
A team around you that is on the same page can make the difference of being successful or not. If you have someone that is specialized in social media or mixing and mastering, it can be a lifesaver. Professional careers are not build by a single artist, you always need people to help you out!
Keep using the right tools.
Using the right tools at the right moment can help you to solve problems. Take for example mastering, there are many online tools like LANDR that can assist with this. When it comes down to getting your team on the same page booking agency software can be a good tool to manage your career together with everyone that works on it.
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