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Wade Sutton of Rocket to the Stars, one of the world's top artist services record labels, gives artists insights and tips that are vital to growing a successful music business.

Wade Sutton of Rocket to the Stars, one of the world's top artist services record labels, gives artists insights and tips that are vital to growing a successful music business.

Location:

United States

Description:

Wade Sutton of Rocket to the Stars, one of the world's top artist services record labels, gives artists insights and tips that are vital to growing a successful music business.

Language:

English

Contact:

724.714.9010


Episodes

It Is True: Biden Supported California's AB5

8/7/2020
A California bill that was hurt the state's music business has the support of presidential hopeful Joe Biden ... and a federal version of the bill has already passed the U.S. House. AMAZON SHOPPERS! Support this show by shopping on Amazon using our partnership link (we get a cut of everything you spend!): https://amzn.to/32srZhP VIRTUAL TIP JAR: PayPal - http://bit.ly/3d7vBui Venmo - https://bit.ly/2RyOdua Learn more about the services we provide to music artists by visiting...

Duration:00:09:49

Musicians Already Complaining About Inevitable FB Shops Fees

8/6/2020
It hasn't even been released for public use and musicians are already complaining about inevitable transactions fees when selling merch on Facebook's new "Shops." AMAZON SHOPPERS! Support this show by shopping on Amazon using our partnership link (we get a cut of everything you spend!): https://amzn.to/32srZhP VIRTUAL TIP JAR: PayPal - http://bit.ly/3d7vBui Venmo - https://bit.ly/2RyOdua Learn more about the services we provide to music artists by visiting...

Duration:00:07:49

Why Musicians Must Have More Patience When Building a Fanbase

8/5/2020
A lot of musicians will implement a marketing strategy for their music only to quit without giving the strategy enough time to work. This episode talks about it. IMPORTANT: If you found the information in this episode helpful, please considering contributing to the show via our virtual tip jar at http://bit.ly/3d7vBui. Support this show by shopping on Amazon using our partnership link (we get a cut of everything you spend!): https://amzn.to/32srZhP Learn more about the services we...

Duration:00:10:45

Musicians Are Pissed at Spotify’s Daniel Ek

8/4/2020
Spotify's Daniel Ek outraged musicians last week by saying they need to work harder in today's business ... but was he wrong? AMAZON SHOPPERS! Support this show by shopping on Amazon using our partnership link (we get a cut of everything you spend!): https://amzn.to/32srZhP VIRTUAL TIP JAR: PayPal - http://bit.ly/3d7vBui Venmo - https://bit.ly/2RyOdua Learn more about the services we provide to music artists by visiting https://www.RockettotheStars.com ABOUT ROCKET TO THE...

Duration:00:09:58

Restarting House Shows During the Pandemic

8/3/2020
Some artists are attempting to book house shows as states slowly reopen during the ongoing pandemic. This episode has suggestions for booking those shows. AMAZON SHOPPERS! Support this show by shopping on Amazon using our partnership link (we get a cut of everything you spend!): https://amzn.to/32srZhP VIRTUAL TIP JAR: PayPal - http://bit.ly/3d7vBui Venmo - https://bit.ly/2RyOdua Learn more about the services we provide to music artists by visiting...

Duration:00:07:55

Why Musicians Should Have a Uniqcube

7/31/2020
Wade talks about a cool gadget that musicians can use to spruce up their live streams and merch tables. AMAZON SHOPPERS! Support this show by shopping on Amazon using our partnership link (we get a cut of everything you spend!): https://amzn.to/32srZhP VIRTUAL TIP JAR: PayPal - http://bit.ly/3d7vBui Venmo - https://bit.ly/2RyOdua Uniqcube website: https://www.uniqcube.com/ Learn more about the services we provide to music artists by visiting...

Duration:00:07:59

Why PROs Must Address Music at Political Rallies

7/30/2020
Wade talks about why he thinks PROs in the music business must take a different approach to music used at campaign rallies. AMAZON SHOPPERS! Support this show by shopping on Amazon using our partnership link (we get a cut of everything you spend!): https://amzn.to/32srZhP VIRTUAL TIP JAR: PayPal - http://bit.ly/3d7vBui Venmo - https://bit.ly/2RyOdua Learn more about the services we provide to music artists by visiting https://www.RockettotheStars.com ABOUT ROCKET TO THE...

Duration:00:08:31

What Musicians Need to Know About the Most Recent Stimulus Proposal

7/29/2020
The HEALS Act was revealed Monday and much of what is in it would have a big impact on the lives of people in the music business. AMAZON SHOPPERS! Support this show by shopping on Amazon using our partnership link (we get a cut of everything you spend!): https://amzn.to/32srZhP VIRTUAL TIP JAR: PayPal - http://bit.ly/3d7vBui Venmo - https://bit.ly/2RyOdua Learn more about the services we provide to music artists by visiting https://www.RockettotheStars.com ABOUT ROCKET TO THE...

Duration:00:12:55

Why Bands Should Consider 'Vertical Concerts'

7/28/2020
A Ukranian band's attempt at a "vertical concert" could lead to some fantastic business and performance opportunities for bands around the world. AMAZON SHOPPERS! Support this show by shopping on Amazon using our partnership link (we get a cut of everything you spend!): https://amzn.to/32srZhP VIRTUAL TIP JAR: PayPal - http://bit.ly/3d7vBui Venmo - https://bit.ly/2RyOdua Concert video: https://bit.ly/39DmtMW Learn more about the services we provide to music artists by...

Duration:00:07:23

Is College 'Worth It' for the Music Business?

7/27/2020
A listener wants to know whether going to college for a music business degree is worth the time and money spent. AMAZON SHOPPERS! Support this show by shopping on Amazon using our partnership link (we get a cut of everything you spend!): https://amzn.to/32srZhP VIRTUAL TIP JAR: PayPal - http://bit.ly/3d7vBui Venmo - https://bit.ly/2RyOdua Learn more about the services we provide to music artists by visiting https://www.RockettotheStars.com ABOUT ROCKET TO THE STARS: Rocket to...

Duration:00:09:47

England Close to Having Indoor Concerts Again

7/24/2020
Billboard says England is close to allowing indoor concerts to resume and the announcement is leaving some U.S. musicians feeling frustrated. AMAZON SHOPPERS! Support this show by shopping on Amazon using our partnership link (we get a cut of everything you spend!): https://amzn.to/32srZhP VIRTUAL TIP JAR: PayPal - http://bit.ly/3d7vBui Venmo - https://bit.ly/2RyOdua Learn more about the services we provide to music artists by visiting https://www.RockettotheStars.com ABOUT...

Duration:00:06:44

Analyst: No Major Concerts Until 2022

7/23/2020
A well-known music analyst has a grim prediction about the return of major concerts ... the wait for concerts could be longer than we originally thought. AMAZON SHOPPERS! Support this show by shopping on Amazon using our partnership link (we get a cut of everything you spend!): https://amzn.to/32srZhP VIRTUAL TIP JAR: PayPal - http://bit.ly/3d7vBui Venmo - https://bit.ly/2RyOdua Learn more about the services we provide to music artists by visiting...

Duration:00:11:23

Rule Making Many Musicians Ineligible for Unemployment Might See Change

7/22/2020
An oversight that left many musicians ineligible for unemployment benefits could be getting closed in the new stimulus bill. AMAZON SHOPPERS! Support this show by shopping on Amazon using our partnership link (we get a cut of everything you spend!): https://amzn.to/32srZhP VIRTUAL TIP JAR: PayPal - http://bit.ly/3d7vBui Venmo - https://bit.ly/2RyOdua Learn more about the services we provide to music artists by visiting https://www.RockettotheStars.com ABOUT ROCKET TO THE...

Duration:00:07:31

Alternative Music Venues Are Gaining Momentum

7/21/2020
It looks like bands might have a lot more opportunities to perform live at drive-in movie locations. This episode has details. AMAZON SHOPPERS! Support this show by shopping on Amazon using our partnership link (we get a cut of everything you spend!): https://amzn.to/32srZhP VIRTUAL TIP JAR: PayPal - http://bit.ly/3d7vBui Venmo - https://bit.ly/2RyOdua Learn more about the services we provide to music artists by visiting https://www.RockettotheStars.com ABOUT ROCKET TO THE...

Duration:00:08:43

Facebook Launching TikTok Competitor

7/20/2020
Facebook appears to be weeks away from the U.S. launch of Instagram Reels, its direct competitor to TikTok. AMAZON SHOPPERS! Support this show by shopping on Amazon using our partnership link (we get a cut of everything you spend!): https://amzn.to/32srZhP VIRTUAL TIP JAR: PayPal - http://bit.ly/3d7vBui Venmo - https://bit.ly/2RyOdua Learn more about the services we provide to music artists by visiting https://www.RockettotheStars.com ABOUT ROCKET TO THE STARS: Rocket to the...

Duration:00:06:59

Face Masks Becoming Strong Merch Option for Musicians

7/17/2020
Branded face masks sold by musicians are gaining in popularity with fans. This episode talks about it! AMAZON SHOPPERS! Support this show by shopping on Amazon using our partnership link (we get a cut of everything you spend!): https://amzn.to/32srZhP VIRTUAL TIP JAR: PayPal - http://bit.ly/3d7vBui Venmo - https://bit.ly/2RyOdua Learn more about the services we provide to music artists by visiting https://www.RockettotheStars.com ABOUT ROCKET TO THE STARS: Rocket to the Stars...

Duration:00:06:48

Why Bands Need to Be More Aware of Optics

7/16/2020
With cancel culture and social media anger becoming more prevalent, it is becoming increasingly important for those in the music business to understand optics. AMAZON SHOPPERS! Support this show by shopping on Amazon using our partnership link (we get a cut of everything you spend!): https://amzn.to/32srZhP VIRTUAL TIP JAR: PayPal - http://bit.ly/3d7vBui Venmo - https://bit.ly/2RyOdua Learn more about the services we provide to music artists by visiting...

Duration:00:10:06

What Would a TikTok Ban Mean for US Artists?

7/15/2020
The U.S. government is considering banning TikTok. What would such a ban mean for musicians? AMAZON SHOPPERS! Support this show by shopping on Amazon using our partnership link (we get a cut of everything you spend!): https://amzn.to/32srZhP VIRTUAL TIP JAR: PayPal - http://bit.ly/3d7vBui Venmo - https://bit.ly/2RyOdua Learn more about the services we provide to music artists by visiting https://www.RockettotheStars.com ABOUT ROCKET TO THE STARS: Rocket to the Stars is an...

Duration:00:08:53

When Political Arguments Come Between Bandmates

7/14/2020
With political rhetoric continuing to heat up on social media, more bands are experiencing internal disputes. So how do you handle them? AMAZON SHOPPERS! Support this show by shopping on Amazon using our partnership link (we get a cut of everything you spend!): https://amzn.to/32srZhP VIRTUAL TIP JAR: PayPal - http://bit.ly/3d7vBui Venmo - https://bit.ly/2RyOdua Learn more about the services we provide to music artists by visiting https://www.RockettotheStars.com ABOUT ROCKET...

Duration:00:08:06

Austin in Danger of Losing 90% of Music Venues

7/13/2020
More gloomy predictions concerning the state of US music venues ... but are people failing to see the real reason behind how those venues have survived COVID19 over the past four months? AMAZON SHOPPERS! Support this show by shopping on Amazon using our partnership link (we get a cut of everything you spend!): https://amzn.to/32srZhP VIRTUAL TIP JAR: PayPal - http://bit.ly/3d7vBui Venmo - https://bit.ly/2RyOdua Learn more about the services we provide to music artists by visiting...

Duration:00:08:58