Music industry, music technology courses and instructionals
Work Hard Playlist Hard was always intended to be a resource for all artists, managers, labels and curators. Now, after the success of the the book, it has grown into a school. Everything you need is now here at the HQ: There’s live streams, courses, blog posts, and the podcast.
The Red Bull Music Academy archive, tracing the global music institution’s more than 20-year history. In-depth interviews with some of music’s most creative and inspiring minds, spanning two decades and hundreds of artists.
22 full podcasting courses with video lessons, written guides and actionable tasks. Step by step guides from launch to growth with in-depth ebooks and guides to download, tailored tools to cut time and stress, royalty-free music and sound FX library and all points in-between.
Music composition, production and performance courses and live sound and event production and music business courses. Northbrook offer music courses from college to university levels and are one of the longest running in the UK. Established in 1998, Northbrook students take advantage of 30 high spec recording studios.
A first of its kind 12-week course covering everything you need to start out in the music industry. The course covers areas such as DJing, music production, events management and marketing skills and students will be taught by leading industry professionals and mentored by DJ Lisa Lashes. The course is currently running at state-of-the-art learning […]
Authored by music education platform Soundfly in association with music web hosting and design company Bandzoogle ‘How to Create a Killer Musician Website’ is a free short course that looks at best practices for putting together an effective, easy-to-update website and how your website fits into a more comprehensive marketing strategy for your project.
This list is specifically designed to serve freelance artists, and those interested in supporting the independent artist community. This includes, but is not limited to, actors, designers, producers, technicians, stage managers, musicians, composers, choreographers, visual artists, filmmakers, craft artists, teaching artists, dancers, writers & playwrights, photographers, etc.
The Label Machine provides all the training and resources you need to create and run a successful, profitable record label. Access our step-by-step practical courses, with hours of easy-to-follow tutorial videos and attend monthly live training and member Q&A calls.
A number of free and paid online courses from Soundfly.com covering recording, electronic music production, beat making in Ableton, a (free) Chiptune crash course, demo recording 101, songwriting, composition and theory. Music business, marketing and making money, crowdfunding and many more.
Learn how to produce a livestream and make money live streaming as a musician on Twitch with the book and video course by Karen Allen. Learn what live streaming is all about and why it works for artists, how to get discovered and build a fan base, even if you’re starting from zero. How to […]
Indepreneur is the fastest growing online community for independent musicians looking to build a business with their music career. It’s a resource and a network you can use to learn how to market your music, connect with other creatives, and get the right strategies to build and monetize your fan base.
Free training lessons for musicians on how to grow your YouTube fanbase 24/7 on autopilot and make a living from your music. Learn how to wiretap traffic from popular videos within your niche to generate views and learn how you can replicate proven strategies, that multiply views and subscribers.
CMU Insights is a leading provider of professional training for people working in the music industry. We have courses covering music rights, the digital market, brand partnerships, artist deals, ticketing, fan engagement, music and social media, direct-to-fan, and the ways artist business models are evolving.
Gearbox Records is a specialist in putting out analog vinyl cuts from digital or analogue sources. As part of this online course, they’ll show you the studio and recording process, the EQing process using outboard equipment, the work on digital workstations, the maintenance of the analog reel-to-reels and go into the detail of cutting vinyl […]
Artist Management School is your step-by-step guide to becoming a high-demand artist manager or self-managed artist. It’s a 12-week training and mentorship program designed to take the guesswork out of signing, launching, marketing, and managing artists to success so that you can become a full-time music industry entrepreneur.
The Association of Independent Music’s Start-up Guide to Music Business provides an essential ‘How To’ on starting and growing a business working with and releasing music in the 21st Century. The free guide intends to help readers cut through the noise and distils the essential information needed to understand the various parts of the business […]
Training tailored exclusively for female musicians. Specific, actionable training in all facets of your career that will help you grow your musician business including marketing, PR, social media, building your fan base, booking, songwriting, licensing, legal, copyright, vocal training, confidence, stage presence, crowdfunding and more.
EDMProd is committed to delivering quality educational content to electronic music producers all around the world. Master the fundamentals of electronic music production by making four songs in four weeks on the EDM Foundations course. Extensive free collection of downloadable electronic music production guides.
Emily White’s book, ‘How to Build a Sustainable Music Career and Collect All Revenue Streams’. For the first time, White has penned all of her best practices and advice for musicians looking to build a long term career into a single book (available in print and digital versions) while ensuring they aren’t missing any funds […]
Free online course from the guys at Soundfly. Learn how to choose the right crowdfunding platform, plan your campaign, determine a timeline and monetary goal, craft your story, create a pitch video, structure your rewards, promote your campaign, and more.
An online course and group coaching experience for artists and managers. The Fanbase Accelerator is a self-paced course that gives you the tools to build a promotional plan that scales your music career. The system is built off 12+ years marketing experience at Interscope, Downtown Records, Atlantic, Spotify, SoundCloud, and YouTube Music.
This guide is a free resource geared towards helping you move through the bizarre, surreal and anxiety-provoking circumstances we find ourselves in due to covid-19. It’s been put together by Tamsin Embleton, an ex-venue/festival booker turned psychotherapist who specialises in working with musicians and music industry professionals.
The Artist Lockdown Challenge is a free digital strategy course that gives musicians 30-minute tasks over 30-days. 15+ hours of assignments to improve your digital presence. Exclusive guest lessons by successful marketers, managers, and experts in the music industry.
Sync Community is a music licensing e-learning and online training platform, built for music creators to succeed in licensing their music into TV, film, advertising, and video games. Here you’ll get access to weekly and monthly lessons, courses, mentorship, access to placement opportunities to pitch your music to, networking opportunities, access to industry experts, newsletter […]