Mindfulness for Musicians

Written by Ava Spolec, Rock the Dream It’s important for everyone to prioritize mental health, and musicians have even more reasons. Not only is this a high stress industry, but being creative and vulnerable in your work can take a lot out of an artist.  Struggling with issues like performance anxiety, fear before new releases,Continue reading “Mindfulness for Musicians”

What Major Labels Look For When Signing An Artist

Written by Kerry Oliver, CEO of Dream A Dream Records Dream A Dream Records has showcased hundreds of bands and artists over the years. Their common belief is that their music is good . . . or good enough to be signed by a major label. Then, when we ask for their live show attendanceContinue reading “What Major Labels Look For When Signing An Artist”

Showcase for an A&R Rep – Are You Ready?

Many artists dream of the day when they will be signed to a record label, especially a major label. What do they need to make this happen? First, talent and hard work; connections never hurt; and a showcase before an A&R consultant. If you’re at this level, then the Arizona Booking and A&R Showcase isContinue reading “Showcase for an A&R Rep – Are You Ready?”