ManageMental Podcast with Blasko and Mike Mowery
About This Show
Two experienced artist managers and music industry professionals bring you their take on the modern day music business and how they mentally approach the profession of management. Join Blasko and Mike Mowery as they cover hot topics in the industry, answer fan questions, provide insight on sales numbers and showcase new music with a slant toward developing artists.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 56 - How To Find A Music Career Mentor
7 days ago
This week Blasko and Mike talk about how to find a music career mentor. This is gonna be killer, so let’s get mental! Original Article: http://www.hypebot.com/hypebot/2018/02/how-to-find-a-music-career-mentor.html Author: Angela Mastrogiacomo is the founder and CEO of Muddy Paw PR and Infectious Magazine, as well as a PR coach. * Hypebot Guest post by Angela Mastrogiacomo How To Find A Music Career Mentor In the music industry, it can sometimes feel like you’re going it alone. There’s so many tasks to be done, decisions to be made, and moves to make, and oftentimes it falls on you to make it all happen. Sometimes this is due to lack of budget, but oftentimes it’s due to our need to feel in control, to handle everything in our own way. The simple truth is that you can’t be successful on your own. No one has ever reached the top without the help, influence, and guidance of others. In fact, if you ask most successful people how they got where they are, they’ll attribute a good chunk of it to a mentor who took them under their wing in the early days. Someone who helped them understand how the business worked, guided them in how to make their decisions, introduced them to others in the field, and just generally taught them what they know, so that they could focus on building, growing, and sustaining their business rather than wasting years struggling to figure it out on their own. Defining the types of mentors