PRO-TIP “Home Concert ‘Live’ Broadcasting”


Since we’re pretty much still in quarantine and social distancing many artists – labeled and Indie alike – are broadcasting mini-concerts “live” from their homes. While this gives the audience an intimate look into their home lives, it can also project a negative impression. Why? Because your shoes are stacked in the corner. I see […]

Is Your Calendar Busy Yet?


As we begin a new year our agency has been busy mapping out our clients’ schedules for their new releases, studio dates, and marketing campaigns for the rest of the year. Yes, you read that correctly! We’re already planning for Christmas releases later this year. You may have heard the old adage “fail to plan, […]

Let’s Talk Social Media


I can setup, brand & launch your awesome-looking Facebook Musician/Band page and branded Twitter account. I can brand your YouTube channel & provide you with branded ads & marketing tools. But what I cannot do is interact on your behalf with your fans, friends & family. I cannot present your artistry to talent buyers or […]

How can we help YOU make 2019 your best year ever?


And the LORD answered me: “Write the vision; make it plain on tablets, so he may run who reads it. (Habakkuk 2:2) Have you written down your vision for 2019? Do you have specific goals for this year based on what you did (and did not) accomplish in 2018? If not, let me help you! […]

Radio Promotions thru TMA Promotions


TMA provides industry-standard radio promotions through Play MPE and Mi2N Music PR . We customize a package based on your budget, genre and preferred geographical audience (USA, Canada, etc.). Let TMA coordinate your radio single drop with your digital distribution release to maximize effectiveness in the marketplace! For more information click here.

How To “Go Ye” When Your Audience Is The Church


You’ve written a mission statement reflecting your calling. Your vision statement clearly reflects that calling to “Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost.” But week after week, gig after gig your audience is composed of church folks who […]

Entertainer or Minister?


I’ve worked with many Christian artists, bands, worship leaders, and others in “faith-based” performing arts over the past 30 years. The demands on these folks comes from all sides: the church, the music industry, family, business partners, investors, etc. So many times finding the right balance in defining whether it’s ministry or business or entertainment […]

What I Wish (Indie) Musicians Understood


I’ve been working with recording “artists” and musicians most of my adult life. For the past 11 years exclusively I’ve been either managing or developing (or both) artists and bands in the USA and around the world. Since the music industry is going through a major paradigm shift (mainly thanks to digital downloads) it’s always interesting […]

How to Get a Manager and Not Get Ripped Off


I’ve heard many hard-luck stories from artists who had bad experiences with managers. Yet many times the bad experiences were precipitated by a misunderstanding of “who does what” and why. That’s why the writer of the following submitted this to the blog of an industry website popular among “indie” artists and bands: You first need […]

Modern-Day Worship – Some Thoughts

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When did CCM (contemporary Christian music) songs from Billboard’s Top 30 charts become substitutes for intimate worship songs in our services? It seems the more relevant local churches try to become to their neighborhoods and members, the more compromise we find in the one area most people identify with: the music. Anymore there’s no continuity […]