Category Music Misc

How CD Baby Landed 13 Song Placements in Far Cry 6

CD Baby’s sync licensing service has grown exponentially over the past few years. We’ve secured song placements in major projects across all media, from streaming services like Netflix and Hulu … Continue reading

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How to Design an Album Cover That Makes an Impact

So your music is ready. The recording is done, the mix is finished, and maybe you’ve even mastered the audio. It’s all good to go, except for one thing: the … Continue reading

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The Indie Musician’s Guide to Electronic Press Kits (EPKs)

Making your own music is a true labor of love. You can pour your heart and soul into crafting the melodies and getting the words just right. Having your songs … Continue reading

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How to Market Your Music with a Messenger Campaign

So you’ve already invested into recording at least one high quality song, you’ve released it on all of the major streaming platforms, but now what? How can you build a … Continue reading

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17 CD Baby Artists Nominated for the 2021 Latin Grammys

The independent artist’s flag has been planted on the Latin Grammys for some time now. And year after year, artists without major labels guarantee their place in the biggest Latin … Continue reading

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How to Handle the Anxiety of Show Reopenings

So the light is turning green, but at what cost? Industries are attempting to resume activity as normal, albeit this return is widely varied across the board. The only common … Continue reading

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How to Use Instagram Reels Ads to Build Your Spotify Following

Boost your Spotify engagement with Reels ads. Facebook Ads recently introduced an exciting new feature that gives artists the ability to advertise on Instagram Reels. Marketers worldwide rejoice! People who … Continue reading

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How to Earn Passive Income as a Musician

Streaming revenue. Publishing royalties. CD sales. We’ve talked a lot about those revenue sources. But today we’re talking about a lesser-known source of music revenue: passive income. What is passive … Continue reading

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Tax Information Every Musician Should Know

“In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes” — Benjamin Franklin Wise words from a wise man. Ben did harness electricity (cool!), as well … Continue reading

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How to Record and Produce Music at Home

Are you trying to produce quality music from a home recording studio? You picked the perfect time! From Billie Eilish’s When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?, to … Continue reading

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