Amanda Palmer Is Home: Why the Kickstarter Queen Embraced a New Way to Fund and Create Art
Amanda Palmer is known for a lot of things (or Things , as she calls them). 56 of them, in fact. While the mainstream media is better…
July 17, 2018Olivia Seitz
Meet The Musician Who Sacrificed Fame to Pursue the Support of 1,000 True Fans
As 2010 drew to a close, Nate Maingard  walked away from a psychic, shaking his head. She had told him he could make a full-time living…
March 14, 2018Olivia Seitz
Patreon Lens: How 5 Creators Are Giving Patrons Behind the Scenes Access to Their Work and Life
Here’s something we’ve found in our years working with creators: Our most successful creators consistently provide awesome content for their…
February 27, 2018Olivia Seitz
5 Ways to Make Money as a Musician Online in 2018
How can you make money as a musician, especially if you’re not backed by a record label? Selling music and merch at shows are two “go to…
January 17, 2018Cody Slingerland
1 Reward Tier: How Musician Mike Doughty is Strategizing Membership on Patreon
The Committed Craftsperson Mike Doughty is an American singer-songwriter and author. He founded the band Soul Coughing in 1992, and has…
July 18, 2017Christine Donaldson
How to Find Music Blogs to Contact for Song/Album Reviews
This was written by Ari Herstand and is an excerpt from his new book,  How To Make It in the New Music Business . Most of the top music…
November 30, 2016Sarah Spencer
A Non-Designer’s Guide to Creating Free Stellar Graphics on Canva
Let’s talk about that thing we simultaneously love and hate doing: Making professional looking graphics for our business. Making your own…
October 20, 2016Sarah Spencer
How Nataly Dawn Increased Her Patronage From $1.5k to $6k in 30 Days
One month ago, singer/songwriter Nataly Dawn was free from a label with an unreleased homemade album in it’s final stages, almost in the…
August 19, 2016Taryn Arnold
Creating An Engaged Fan Base: Creator 101 with Peter Hollens
This is the first post of our Creator 101 series by musician Peter Hollens. My name is Peter Hollens. I’ve built an entire career online…
April 12, 2016Taryn Arnold

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