Of course to succeed within the industry you need talent but there are a few different types of people you will want to meet in the music industry to get to where you want to be. Networking within is a major part of the business as I’m sure you’ve been told before, but who exactly do you need to be sweet talking.  These connections will not only be possible managers, fans and partners but friends. One of the great things about the industry is the community and the ability to build real friendships.

If you’re still in college take advantage of the onsite organizations, your music college will undoubtedly have a radio station. If you don’t want to have direct involvement within the station (although I do recommend it) then make the effort to get to know those who are involved and offer your work if they are looking for new artists to feature. If you’re attending a musical institute then it will be full of aspiring bands and artists don’t pass up the opport

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