Being an Independent Artist vs. Signing to a Record Label
Should you go independent or sign with a record label? Learn the advantages and disadvantages of releasing music as an independent artist vs. signing with a record label.READ POST
Indie vs. Major Record Labels: Which is Right for You?
Are indie or major record labels better for your music career? This guide compares the two record label choices and offers insight from music industry professionals.READ POST
How to Send a Demo to Record Labels
Learn how to send a demo to record labels. This guide will help you through the demo submission process and get your music heard by record labels.READ POST
15 Easy Tips for Recording Vocals Like A Pro
Learn how to record studio-quality vocals. These 15 tips for recording vocals will boost productivity and help you capture the best vocal performance.READ POST
Digital Music Distribution: How to Sell Your Music Online
Learn what digital music distribution services are and how they help independent artists and record labels sell music online.READ POST
Wise words from Charles Bukowski, Alan Watts, and 40oz. Cult.
Happy New Year Creatives! We hope your holidays were filled with relaxation because it's a new year and it's time to get back in the lab!READ POST
Join ICON Live Season 2 on Instagram and Get Industry Advice
ICON's instructors will share their specialized music industry knowledge across a variety of topics. Stream with us Live from ICON's Instagram.READ POST
Music Streaming Royalty Calculator for Artists
Music Streaming Royalty Calculator How much do streaming services pay artists? Use our music streaming royalty calculator to estimate how much your streams are worth on popular music streaming services. Calculate potential royalties from Spotify, Apple Music, Google Play, Amazon Music, Pandora, SoundCloud, Napster, Deezer, TIDAL, and YouTube. Please Note: This music streaming royalties calculator […]READ POST