The music industry is changing positively for good. Doors of opportunities are opening. Smart and business savvy musicians are making the best out of the windows of opportunities that is now wide open. Many venues are booking music, a reflection of the fact that more bands are touring.
With portable players, smartphones, coupled with online streaming services, business in music has moved to another new level in terms of money making. Getting an audience is far easier than can ever be imagined. Reaching the target audience poses no problems. Thanks to social media tools, Email lists and other tools such as Bandzoogle, ArtistData and ReverbNation. Crowd funding is a veritable source of cool business for Artists of today.
Creative new revenue streams that were not in vogue about a decade ago have suddenly crept up the ladder. The cost of manufacturing and publishing a release has put a truly professional campaign out of the reach of an average indie Artist. The main target is the audience which at any rate, the Artist does not have access to. CROWD FUNDING comes in here as a veritable way out.