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Stock Music Defined

Posted by Aaron Davison on Thursday, July 26, 2012, In : July 2012 

Stock Music Defined

A few weeks ago I created a course all about how to make money with stock music libraries with the Canadian musician Aaron Saloman.  In the course Aaron and I go into extensive detail about how to make money specifically by creating stock music and selling it via a number of different stock music libraries that connect artists and their music with a variety of different media outlets that use stock music.

Stock music differs from what I call “artist music” in a numbe...


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Our Music Industry: A Cup Half Full Or Half Empty?

Posted by Aaron Davison on Monday, July 16, 2012, In : July 2012 
Today's post is another guest post from music producer Gary Gray.  Gary and I recently created a brand new course on how to produce music specifically for licensing opportunities, called "How To Produce Music That Will Get Licensed And Make You Money".  I am super excited to share this new course with you.  It turned out amazing! Gary is an incredible teacher who has a way of taking really advanced concepts and making them easy to understand.  If you're interested in improving your music prod...
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What To Listen For When Mixing Your Tracks

Posted by Aaron Davison on Thursday, July 12, 2012, In : July 2012 
Today's newsletter features a guest post from producer Gary Gray.  Gary is a renowned producer with 30 years of experience working in the industry with a long list of placements and credits. Gary has worked with the likes of Phil Ramone, Quincy Jones and many others. Gary and I recently created a new course about how to produce music specifically for licensing opportunities.  I'll be revealing details about that course soon, Gary and I our still putting the finishing touches on it.

In the mean...

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How To Properly Meta Tag Your Tracks So They Get Found And Licensed

Posted by Aaron Davison on Friday, July 6, 2012, In : July 2012 
During the course I recently created on how to license your music with stock music libraries with a fellow Berklee College Of Music Alum and stock music expert, Aaron Saloman, Aaron revealed a wealth of information on how to increase the revenue you earn through stock music libraries.  Some of the information Aaron revealed seems so intuitive in retrospect, that I had several "Duh, why didn't I think of that moments?!".  But yet I hadn't, and chances are most of this information is going to b...

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A "New Breed" Of Indie Musicians

Posted by Aaron Davison on Wednesday, July 4, 2012, In : July 2012 
I recently spent a few weeks in the Dominican Republic playing gigs and networking with musicians down there.  During my stay, I met a really interesting and talented singer/songwriter named Justin James that I thought would make a perfect topic for my newsletter/blog.  Justin and I made several attempts to do an official interview, but unfortunately our schedules never quite meshed and that didn't happen. However, we did play a couple shows together and had some really interesting conversati...

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