Author Archives: Vinny Ribas

7 Questions To Ask To Find The Right Gigs and Increase Your Income

© 2017 Vinny Ribas Every day I am approached by artists who are playing gigs that are not perfect for them. It could be because they have to change their show for the venue, the money is too low or even non-existent and more. So here is a little guideline to help you determine which gigs you should be…

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5 Reasons Why Many Artists Fail

© 2017 Vinny Ribas I have consulted over 1000 artists over the years. In that time I have noticed a number of recurring situations or issues that prevented many of them from moving up the ladder of success. Here are my top 5: Misunderstanding the way the industry works when it comes to achieving their individual…

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Tips For Deepening Your Fan Engagement

© 2017 Vinny Ribas In today’s music landscape it is critical for artists to buoild deep connections with their fans. It is the only way to keep them loyal and engaged with you. Without a conscious effort on your part, they will become easily distracted and move on to another artist who makes the effort…

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Music – A Team Sport

No artist can build a solid career completely alone. Do you wonder why you’re so exhausted and can’t get ahead of the game? The simple truth is there are just not enough hours in the day to do everything that needs to be done.

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How To Get Your Music Submissions Noticed

Any time you pitch your act to a booking agency, manager or record label, you are facing very stiff competition. The same goes with entering a songwriting contest or pitching a song to a publisher. Your job is to wow your reviewer immediately and so want to listen and watch more.

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A Formula For Music Industry Success

© 2017 Vinny Ribas Find what you love – the sound, the writing, the performance and the lifestyle. Be sure you love it all. You find it by trying it all! You never know what you’ll love until you experience it – like an incredible meal or wine that you try for the first time.…

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Music Business Tips, Resources and Discounts from Indie Connect!

Welcome to the Indie Connect newsletter for Feb, 27, 2017. To receive this newsletter in your mailbox each week, please subscribe on our home page! Check Out The New Issue of Indie Connect Magazine Some of the New Topics: How to find a booking agent Making money through YouTube Performing on cruise ships Booking Weddings Taming Tongue…

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How Will You Accelerate Your Music Career In 2017?

Suggestions for moving your music career dramatically forward in the coming year. Remember, you CAN make money making music!

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Indie Connect Magazine – Premiere Issue

www.indieconnectmag.com Indie Connect recently launched the first issue of Indie Connect Magazine! It is the only magazine dedicated completely to helping you make money as an artist, a musician, a songwriter and or an industry professional. Because each issue is dynamic and interactive, we add new articles every week! Click on the titile to go…

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7 Ways To Boost Your Fan Base Quickly

Identifying and tapping into groups with which you have a lot in common is one way to grow your fanbase quickly..

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