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Music Marketing Podcast with Bob Baker

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Bob Baker's podcast of music marketing ideas, self-promotion tips, and inspiration for songwriters, musicians, bands, and music biz pros. From the author of "Guerrilla Music Marketing Handbook" and TheBuzzFactor.com

Bob Baker's podcast of music marketing ideas, self-promotion tips, and inspiration for songwriters, musicians, bands, and music biz pros. From the author of "Guerrilla Music Marketing Handbook" and TheBuzzFactor.com

Location:

United States

Description:

Bob Baker's podcast of music marketing ideas, self-promotion tips, and inspiration for songwriters, musicians, bands, and music biz pros. From the author of "Guerrilla Music Marketing Handbook" and TheBuzzFactor.com

Language:

English

Contact:

314-329-1395


Episodes

Two Keys to a Longterm Music Career

12/23/2020
Register now for Turbo-Charge Your Life 2021 at https://gum.co/turbo2021 - I want to help you thrive in the new year and create something awesome! Want to know the two biggest factors that determine your longterm success in music? I’ve got the answer, based on my many years as a creative entrepreneur. Embrace these habits and you’ll triple your odds of cutting through the clutter and making an impact with your music. Check out all of my books, ebooks, and audiobooks on my Amazon Author...

Duration:00:15:03

Turbo-Charge Your Life Now - Your 2021 Fresh Start

12/3/2020
Register now for Turbo-Charge Your Life 2021 at https://gum.co/turbo2021 - I want to help you thrive in the new year and create something awesome! Check out all of my books, ebooks, and audiobooks on my Amazon Author page => https://amzn.to/2wJfXij - Titles include Guerrilla Music Marketing Handbook, The Five-Minute Music Marketer, The 9 Irrefutable Laws of Music Marketing, The Empowered Artist, The Passion Principles, The Improv Comedy Musician (with Laura Hall from “Whose Line Is It...

Duration:00:06:07

Music Publicity: How to Pitch the Media and Get Free Exposure

10/2/2020
Listen to this sample from my new audiobook, Guerrilla Music Marketing, Vol 3: Music Publicity & Media Exposure, available on Audible and Amazon. Purchase it directly from me (and get a bonus interview on multiple streams of income) here: https://gum.co/MBFuu I use Buzzsprout for all of my podcasts. Start your own free podcasting account at https://www.buzzsprout.com/?referrer_id=599692 Check out all of my books, ebooks, and audiobooks on my Amazon Author page => https://amzn.to/2wJfXij -...

Duration:00:08:48

How I Grew My YouTube Channel to 1 Million Monthly Views, Part 2

8/24/2020
Want to know how I grew my YouTube channel to 1 million views per month and 145,000 subscribers? In Part 2 of this series I share the exact tools and strategies that allowed me to grow my channel - https://www.youtube.com/mrbuzzfactor/featured I use TubeBuddy for all my keyword research https://www.tubebuddy.com/BobBakerSTL I use Buzzsprout for all of my podcasts. Start your own free podcasting account at https://www.buzzsprout.com/?referrer_id=599692 Check out all of my books, ebooks,...

Duration:00:27:39

How I Grew My YouTube Channel to 135k Subscribers, Part 1

7/20/2020
Want to know how I grew my YouTube channel to 135k subscribers? In this first of a multi-part series, I share my YouTube journey and the steps that led to it being my main source of self-employed income - https://www.youtube.com/mrbuzzfactor/featured Here's a link to my three-book mega package deal https://link.medium.com/m2qRToq5y6 Check out all of my books, ebooks, and audiobooks on my Amazon Author page => https://amzn.to/2wJfXij - Titles include Guerrilla Music Marketing Handbook, The...

Duration:00:17:27

Full-Time Musician? Be Self-Employed in the Music Biz

7/7/2020
Want to know how to be your own boss as a musician? Great! But, if you really want to earn a full-time living with music, don’t get stuck in this common trap. On this episode I explain what this obstacle is and how to overcome it. I’ve been a solo entrepreneur in the arts for many years, so I have a lot of hard-won advice on this topic to share. Watch the original YouTube version of this lesson here https://youtu.be/XNIA9PZIYQY Get a FREE collection of Music Marketing reports when you get...

Duration:00:09:02

Timeless Music Career Advice From a Hit Songwriter (Mary Gauthier Interview)

5/25/2020
If you’re a singer, songwriter, or DIY musician, this may be the most important, hard-hitting advice you’ll ever hear. This encore episode, first published in the fall of 2017, features Mary Gauthier, a highly acclaimed songwriter who has written songs for Jimmy Buffet, Tim McGraw, Blake Shelton, and more. Listen to these highlights from an interview with Mary, where she discussed the “I’m too old for music” myth, being an independent musician, what it takes to have a long-term music...

Duration:00:13:58

5 Ways Musicians Can Make Money During a Pandemic

5/12/2020
You have many choices during these strange times. You can give up, slow down, and wait out the storm. Or, you can be proactive and find creative ways to earn money with your music. I cover five excellent ways on this episode. Get a FREE collection of Music Marketing reports when you get on the Buzz Factor Music Marketing VIP list. It’s free and easy. Click here to grab them now: https://bob-baker.com/buzz/free-reports/ Check out all of my books, ebooks, and audiobooks on my Amazon Author...

Duration:00:13:05

Going Full-Time with Music: Dina Bach Interview

4/25/2020
From High School Spanish Teacher to Full-Time Musician. I first met Dina Bach in 2016, when she was a high school Spanish teacher in Chicago. I saw her again a year later, soon after she took the leap of faith and quit her teaching gig. In August 2018, with over a year of being a full-time piano-pop singer-songwriter behind her, I sat down with Dina to get the first-hand scoop on her transition – and her ambitious Song a Week project. For more info on Dina, visit DinaBachMusic.com. The...

Duration:00:23:14

Confessions of a Rock Radio Veteran, Part 2 - Lern from KSHE 95

4/18/2020
Welcome to part two of my interview with Lauren Elwell. She’s an on-air personality at KSHE 95, the longest running rock radio station in the world. In this final segment we talk about the realities of commercial radio, creative ways musicians can still get on traditional radio, ways to make a living with your voice, or at least reach people and make an impact with your unique perspective. Connect with Lauren on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Get a FREE collection of Music Marketing...

Duration:00:24:53

Confessions of a Commercial Radio Veteran - Lern from KSHE 95

4/11/2020
Get the inside scoop from a commercial radio veteran on what it's like to work for the longest running rock radio station in the world. This is Part 1 of a two-part interview with Lauren Elwell aka Lern from KSHE 95. Connect with Lauren on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Get a FREE collection of Music Marketing reports when you get on the Buzz Factor Music Marketing VIP list. It’s free and easy. Click here to grab them now: https://bob-baker.com/buzz/free-reports/ Check out all of my...

Duration:00:26:23

“Isolation Blues” A funny song to make you laugh during a crisis

4/5/2020
I got the idea about a week ago. I felt compelled to sit down and write the lyrics. They came pretty quickly. A few hours later I set up a mic and camera in my home office. The fourth take was a keeper. I hope my original song “Isolation Blues” brings a smile to your face and makes you laugh during this time of crisis. Watch the YouTube version here: https://youtu.be/QqzxfpedzQw You'll find the lyrics here. Get a FREE collection of Music Marketing reports when you get on the Buzz Factor...

Duration:00:03:26

Creative Ways to Connect with Music Fans + Neil Diamond

3/25/2020
Last week I asked for examples of how musicians are staying connected with fans from a distance. I received some good ones and uncovered a few of my own. Here are some clever ways music creators are making the most of staying home during the 2020 virus crisis. Links to all of the artists and videos mentioned in this episode can be found at https://link.medium.com/5SGmVA5y74 Get a FREE collection of Music Marketing reports when you get on the Buzz Factor Music Marketing VIP list. It’s free...

Duration:00:11:16

How Musicians Can Thrive While Sheltered in Place

3/21/2020
Your Ideas Wanted! Leave them as a comment here on Medium https://link.medium.com/PSH9ISzF24 Wow! So much has changed in recent weeks. Our normal, predictable lives have been turned upside-down. People in the performing arts in particular (musicians, actors, venues, and those who support them) have seen their livelihoods disappear. Yes, these are challenging times. It’s also a time when we can let our creativity shine! Get a FREE collection of Music Marketing reports when you get on the...

Duration:00:10:46

Lance Allen, the Spotify Guitar King w/ 500k Monthly Listeners

3/10/2020
You hear it all the time: Nobody is making money from streaming music. Well, that just isn’t true. As a recent Rolling Stone article demonstrated, there’s a lucrative solo piano niche that many independent artists are capitalizing on. But that’s the exception, right? Wrong. Lance Allen is having similar success as one of the most streamed guitarists on Spotify, and he makes a good living from the streaming revenues! Without a record label or corporate backing. Learn more about Lance at...

Duration:00:47:50

Build Your Fanbase! 5 Ways to Thank Your Fans

3/4/2020
I've said it for decades: The #1 factor that determines your success in music is your fanbase - the people who support you, buy your music, attend your shows, and purchase your merchandise and services. That's why it's so important to thank your fans regularly. But there are lazy ways and more meaningful ways to show your appreciation. I cover five effective ways in this episode. Get a FREE collection of Music Marketing reports when you get on the Buzz Factor Music Marketing VIP list. It’s...

Duration:00:17:10

The No 1 Music Marketing Question to Ask Yourself

2/17/2020
I've seen a lot of music marketing mistakes over my 25+ years of covering and living this topic. I reveal one of the biggest blunders in this episode. The good news is, you can avoid it by always asking this one simple question BEFORE you take action to promote your music! Get a FREE collection of Music Marketing reports when you get on the Buzz Factor Music Marketing VIP list. It’s free and easy. Click here to grab them now … Check out all of my books, ebooks, and audiobooks on my Amazon...

Duration:00:12:40

30-Day Challenge! Master Your Mindset!

9/13/2019
The Secret Ingredient to Creative Success If you’ve followed my books and teachings for any length of time, you know I always stress the importance of a positive mindset. Based on the hundreds of interviews I’ve done over the years with successful writers, musicians, artists, actors … It’s become obvious that Mastering Your Mindset is […] The post 30-Day Challenge! Master Your Mindset! appeared first on Bob Baker.

Duration:00:04:24

Lessons from Simon Tam and the CD Baby Music Conference

8/31/2019
Fresh off my return from Austin, where I attended the CD Baby DIY Musician Conference, I’m sharing some of my biggest lessons, tips, and take-aways. It was great to hear keynote speakers such as Questlove from The Roots and Darryl McDaniels from Run-DMC. In this episode I focus on the great advice offered my Simon Tam, an author, TEDx speaker, and founding member of the Asian-American band The Slants. Great stuff – so listen up! Get a FREE collection of Music Marketing reports when you...

Duration:00:22:28

Ralph Murphy Tribute: The Songwriter’s Secret Weapon

7/20/2019
If you knew of Ralph Murphy, you know the loss the music business has felt since he passed away in May 2019. If you aren’t familiar with him, please listen to learn more about this hit songwriter and advocate for artists. This episode also features eight minutes of golden songwriting advice from one of Ralph’s many live workshops. Get a FREE collection of Music Marketing reports when you get on the Buzz Factor Music Marketing VIP list. It’s free and easy. Click here to grab them now...

Duration:00:14:30