Last week I started writing about organizing a DIY Tour and have answered questions such as what, why, where and when about touring. If you would like to start reading that one, you can check it out here. In this week’s post, I would like to get in the details about the big question: How?
On these next couple of blog posts, I would like to explain you how I organized this tour and what are some things you need to do to organize your tour in the future, whether you are a musician, yoga teacher, an author or someone that needs to interact with their audience by traveling.
Last week I provided an overview about increasing subscribers on YouTube. One of the ways I suggested was positioning yourself as an ‘influencer’. This week I would like to dig deeper into this strategy. First and foremost, what is a YouTube influencer? YouTube influencers are people who have large following due to their video content, […]
One of the most important channels next to typical social media channels for promoting yourself is YouTube. YouTube is interesting for artists, yoga teachers, gym instructors and mere content creators, because it can be both your main content channel and also just a supplementary force for you to manage your online presence.
1. Have an attention grabbing event picture. This is one of the two most important things about creating a first impression of your event. Like any buying choices, most people will make their decision to come to your event in split seconds. This means you need to have high quality picture that summarizes the essence of […]
Last week I wrote about machine learning and what it implies for arts from the 143rd International Audio Engineering Society (AES) Conference at New York.. Another mind opening session was with four famous audio mixing engineers with many GRAMMY awards: George Massenburg (McGill University – Canada), Michelle Desachy (Estudio19 – Mexico), Ronald Prent (Wisseloord Studios – […]
Tired of the AI and Machine learning dystopia theories? I went to New York last weekend to listen what the experts think will change in music industry and arts.
This is a blog post about 10 reasons you should create podcasts.
Today you don’t need a record label to release your music, and similarly, you don’t need a publisher to write and release a book. This means that you can also release your own audiobook, where you can not only tell your own story as an artist, but you can also turn your authentic story into a great branding tool.
People do judge a book by its cover. A great looking, well organized website can go as far as taking your artist brand to the next level, just as the opposite could disrupt your reputation. It is very easy to create a website, but if it’s not quite representing your artistic brand, it could lead […]
I’m currently back in my hometown, Istanbul. This month the cultural agenda of the city is fairly busy with contemporary art events like ‘15th Istanbul Biennial’ and ‘Contemporary Istanbul’ coincide within the same week. Istanbul Biennial is one of my favorite events in Istanbul, as it brings amazingly thought provoking modern work in display at […]
Are you a visual artist, musician or a creative who can’t wrap her/his head around the blockchain technology and what it could mean for music? Read along because soon you will want to know!