CD Baby’s DIY Musician Conference is coming up: August 16-18, 2019, in Austin, TX! If you’ve been to this annual event before when it was held in Nashville or Chicago, you know that it’s designed to educate, empower, and inspire... Read more →

Guest post by Abby Noroozi, music & media growth manager at rock paper scissors  If you look at top playlists on the big music streaming services like Spotify, it can seem like only the most mainstream major label artists benefit. So why should you spend your time, energy, and money on streaming and playlisting? Read more →

Guest Post by Ron Kadish, veteran musician and publicist We hear it all the time, from rookie bands and long-established acts alike: “I just finished tracking my new album, and I was offered a great gig for the release that’s... Read more →

Musicians and performing artists know they have to think like small business owners. Where do you find business support when music is your business? Local, regional, and federal resources for small businesses abound, but few are targeted specifically to the needs of creatives in the arts and entertainment fields. I asked Jocelyn Celaya about her work filling that gap. Read more →