If you are a musician or composer, you probably have a basic sense of the ways you can make money. Some revenue streams are simple to understand, like playing shows, or selling CDs or t-shirts. But there are many, many more ways that musicians can earn money from their compositions, performances, sound recordings, brand, or […]
Read the complete article by Johnny Dwinell of Daredevil Production at Music Clout, musicclout.com In my job, I get to speak with many indie artists who are at different points in their journey. They consistently make these common major mistakes. Changing your approach will change your career. I made this personal to drive the message home. 1. […]
The Winnipeg Arts Council recognizes the individual artist as the primary source of creative activity in all artistic disciplines. The Individual Artist Grant Program is intended to support the creation of new work in any art form (including music), or the development, production, curation, or exhibition of works of art by Winnipeg artists. WINNIPEGARTS.CA
It’s a simple question, but getting any kind of macro view from FACTOR’s website isn’t so easy. The site is great for looking up specific artists or record labels, but seeing how many artists from a certain province are getting funded — or the spread of all that funding — is next to impossible. Since […]
You can start charging tax on all shows when your revenues are $30,0000 and more. Tax is not charged for show’s that take place on-reserve. The shows that are booked by First Nation’s or those who are on-reserve need to provide proof of exemption. More information about taxes and tax exemption: http://www.cra-arc.gc.ca/tx/bsnss/tpcs/gst-tps/frstntns/menu-eng.html
Master Tour is the premier software solution for tour management and logistics. Our software is battle-tested by professionals who make their living on the road. With Master Tour you can organize your itinerary, travel, production, accounting and more in one application. Work on or offline and share critical information with your crew in real-time. Master […]
atvenu.com The atVenu app allows you to digitally track your sales for soundscan. atVenu fundamentally believes artists, venues, festivals, promoters – in fact everyone – involved in the live event industry can make more money from their merchandise business than they currently do using 30 year old systems, broken spreadsheets, and email. The financial impact […]
A PRO (Performance Rights Organization) administers the performing rights associated with a musical work, on behalf of composers, lyricists, songwriters and music publishers. Performance royalties are paid by radio stations, venues, and TV networks to Performing Rights Organizations like ASCAP, BMI, SESAC, and SOCAN who then distribute the money to their affiliated songwriters and publishers.