Artistpreneur Spotlight – Jay-Julian Wray, Founder of Bass Couture | Live Concert & Production Company

  1.) Hello Jay-Julian Wray, can you please tell us a bit about yourself? I am a Company Founder, and experienced professional who resides in Brighton, UK having a diversified 30 years music event experience. Since 2007, I have run an established CCTV installation company (ICU CCTV Solutions Ltd) which…

Why Your Business Doesn’t Sell: The Silver Surfer Theory

Guess who’s the most powerful superhero? Superman? Thor? Hulk? Green Lantern? Wonder Woman? The answer is none of the above. The true answer is Silver Surfer. This might be subjective and based on opinion for the most part, but his superpowers make a strong case for him being one of…

Artists, Do Yourself A Favor and Charge More for Your Services

It is an unfortunate current occurance, but indie music artists need to know it is perfectly fine to charge their full worth. When you as an indie music artist, graphic designer or music video producer undervalue yourself by charging a low price you are not doing yourself a favor. Let…

Artistpreneur Spotlight – JoRob, Singer | Songwriter | Producer

Joseph Waldron, A.K.A. JoRob, was born in Washington D.C., but as a child he moved he moved between Virginia & Maryland with his younger brother & older sister after his father was robbed and brutally murdered. Being the oldest male in his family, JoRob was forced to become the man…

Artists Need To Stop Doing Free Work. Just Say NO!

No matter what you’re doing today, you have to get paid for your work. Artists especially need to look at this closely, as it can mean the difference between paying rent and living on the streets. There’s no fun in being broke and famous, is there? This is not the…

Why Artists Need to Be Blogging

Whether it be video blogging and/or blogging through your website, as an artist it is crucial nowadays to post blogs. People are online a lot and with so many blogs sites out there, people are constantly reading blogs. Blogs are the new newspaper/magazine/journal/diary. People refer to blogs for info, advice,…

Artists Shouldn’t Need Permission to Succeed

What the blog title says.  Art as a professional medium is constantly taken for granted and not appreciated as a talent or craft that helps push society forward.  It’s hard as fuck to get support when it comes to your art.  Art’s a broad term, so the focus will be more so on the…