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Music Business Podcast

By Sam Hysell & Jordan Williams

Whether you’re an aspiring music business professional or a seasoned vet, every Thursday, The Music Business podcast brings you the trends, tactics and insights from some of the world’s most innovative minds in music. Hosts Artist Manager Jordan Williams and Sam Hysell of NOX aren’t teachers, we’re entertainment industry professionals, drinkers, wannabe comedians and, most importantly, fans. Come learn and laugh with us.To learn more visit the musicbusinesspodcast.com or follow @musicbusinesspodcast , @samhysell , and @jordanchude on Instagram. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  1. 1.
    Spotify Music’s Head of International Madeleine Bennett on Driving Growth and High Performing Teams09/17/2020
    54:49
  2. 2.
    Securing the Brand Bag with Head of Brand Partnerships at The FADER, Shauna Alexander09/10/2020
    48:19
  3. 3.
    Trippie Redd’s Manager on Hitting Billboard #1 with Charlene Bryant, Founder of Riveter Management 09/03/2020
    56:33
  4. 4.
    Unlocking New Revenue Streams and Pivoting During the Pandemic with Lewis Kunstler, Managing Partner at 2 + 2 Management08/27/2020
    45:02
  5. 5.
    The Evolution of Electronic Music and Building a Legendary Label with Matt Black from Coldcut and Founder of Ninja Tune08/20/2020
    1:02:10
  6. 6.
    How to Grow Your Social Media Profiles & Fanbase with NOX Co-Founder/CEO, Sam Hysell 08/13/2020
    43:20
  7. 7.
    Using Data & Analytics to Inform Your Streaming Strategy with Chartmetric Chief Commercial Officer Chaz Jenkins08/06/2020
    57:45
  8. 8.
    Leading Marketing Strategies for Steve Aoki, Sofi Tukker, Black Coffee and more with Ultra Records Marketing Director Bina Fronda07/30/2020
    43:44
  1. 9.
    Empowering the Next Generation of Music Industry Executives with Founder & CEO of Vydia Roy LaManna07/23/2020
    51:15
  2. 10.
    Navigating Distribution, Publishing, and Record Label Deals with Entertainment Lawyer Karl Fowlkes07/16/2020
    45:06
  3. 11.
    Building the Harvard Business Review of Hip-Hop with Trapital Founder, Dan Runcie07/09/2020
    1:01:03
  4. 12.
    Powering the World’s Biggest Live Streams with Push Live Executive Producer Devin DeHaven07/02/2020
    50:09
  5. 13.
    Building Leverage as Independent Artists with Head of Artist Marketing at United Masters Dave Melhado06/25/2020
    45:53
  6. 14.
    4x Grammy Winning Producer/Engineer Anthony Kilhoffer on Making Hits with Kanye, Travis Scott and More06/18/2020
    58:08
  7. 15.
    Securing Editorial Playlist Placements with Head of Digital Strategy at Terrorbird, Jenny Kaufman06/11/2020
    1:00:08
  8. 16.
    Creating Groundbreaking Multimedia Experiences with Offline Projects Partners Adrian Yu & Jonathon Alcindor06/04/2020
    1:05:51
  9. 17.
    Dominating TikTok for Musicians with Creed Media co-founder Timothy Collins05/28/2020
    1:05:24
  10. 18.
    Boosting Streams with Digital Ads with Head of Music at ToneDen Henry Parker 05/21/2020
    46:44
  11. 19.
    Producing J. Cole’s Dreamville and Travis Scott’s Astroworld Festivals with Claire Bogle, Co-Founder of ScoreMore05/14/2020
    55:58
  12. 20.
    Going Triple Platinum & Building a Dominant Mgmt & Marketing Team with Cinematic Music Group’s Hovain Hylton & Chris Herche05/07/2020
    1:02:17
  13. 21.
    Breaking 6LACK & Summer Walker with Head of Marketing at LVRN, Sean Famoso04/30/2020
    1:00:53
  14. 22.
    Constructing Film, TV, and Premium Content for Artists with Senior VP of Creative Content and Development at Republic Records, Chris Blackwell04/23/2020
    56:55
  15. 23.
    Developing a Superstar, Label, & Management team with Wiz Khalifa's Manager and Taylor Gang Ent Co-Founder Will Dzombak04/16/2020
    55:13
  16. 24.
    Navigating the Music Business during Quarantine with Cherie Hu04/09/2020
    52:58
  17. 25.
    Genius’s Rob Markman on Creating Timeless Content & Stories04/02/2020
    1:00:52
  18. 26.
    Building a Digital First Record Label with Chillhop Founder Bas Van Leeuwen03/26/2020
    51:25
  19. 27.
    GaryVee’s Artist Relations & Music Strategy Lead, Mike Boyd, on Networking, Providing Value and Diversifying Your Career03/19/2020
    1:14:16
  20. 28.
    Building A Team and Nurturing Creative Workflow with Yeasayer’s Anand Wilder03/12/2020
    1:02:04
  21. 29.
    Developing GIPHY into an Industry Standard with Director of Partnerships Danny Chang03/05/2020
    49:42
  22. 30.
    Building Massive Traction in Asia with East Goes Global founder Andrew Spalter03/03/2020
    56:09
  23. 31.
    The Marketing Strategies Behind Travis Scott, Future, Mariah Carey and more with Lisa Kasha, VP of Integrated Marketing at Epic Records02/20/2020
    54:46
  24. 32.
    How to Promote your Music and Grow a Fanbase with Red Light Management Marketing and Product Manager, Justin De Marco 02/13/2020
    59:34
  25. 33.
    Diplo’s Head of Digital Strategy and Benchmob Founder Jahan Karimaghayi on Winning the Internet02/06/2020
    1:02:02
  26. 34.
    Building a Successful Management Team and Record Label with EQT Co-Founder Henny Yegezu01/30/2020
    1:04:27
  27. 35.
    SoundCloud Events & Activations Manager Evan Bethea on Building Community01/23/2020
    45:45
  28. 36.
    Breaking Talent with Andrew Keller, Founder of We Few Group01/16/2020
    1:01:52
  29. 37.
    Creating Content that Wins with NOX Co-Founder/Creative Director, Matthew Ligotti01/09/2020
    1:01:19
  30. 38.
    Championing Artist and DJ Dreams with Black Coffee, BLOND:ISH and Virgil Abloh’s music Manager Lionel Marciano12/19/2019
    1:12:06
  31. 39.
    Creating an Emotional Connection with Fans ft. Nate Auerbach, Partner at Versus Creative12/12/2019
    53:24
  32. 40.
    Host Chat #3: Breaking into the Music Industry and Building Out our Community AMA12/05/2019
    24:29
  33. 41.
    Unlocking Revenue Beyond Streaming & Touring with Alix Kram, Warner Music Group VP/Head of Global Retail & Licensing/Consumer Products11/28/2019
    53:28
  34. 42.
    Disrupting Culture with Talent, Brands and Diddy with Jordan Stern, Co-Founder Grey Space Group11/14/2019
    1:06:42
  35. 43.
    Achieving Longevity in the Music Industry with Jason Jordan10/31/2019
    1:03:29
  36. 44.
    Inside the Mind of a Talent Buyer with Charles Meyer, LiveStyle Talent Buyer10/24/2019
    53:39
  37. 45.
    TikTok Marketing Tactics with Flighthouse CEO Jacob Pace10/18/2019
    51:46
  38. 46.
    Selling Tickets at Scale with Electric Zoo & Elrow with Michael Julian, Co-Founder of Seer Assets10/10/2019
    46:15
  39. 47.
    How to Get Press & When to Hire a Publicist with Nina Lee from Shore Fire Media PR10/03/2019
    1:07:38
  40. 48.
    Host Chat #2: Taking Off on Social Media with Sam Hysell, Co-Founder of NOX09/26/2019
    1:02:15
  41. 49.
    Nurturing and Capitalizing on Superfans with Kim Kaupe, CEO of The Superfan Company 09/19/2019
    57:09
  42. 50.
    Creating Moments in Radio with George Ofori-Ampad Label Rep at Interscope Records.09/12/2019
    1:04:25
  43. 51.
    Curating and Signing Culturally Defining Artists with True Panther Sounds Founder Dean Bein09/05/2019
    1:10:18
  44. 52.
    Positioning Yourself for Brand Deals with Jesse Kirshbaum CEO of NUE Agency08/29/2019
    1:01:05
  45. 53.
    Balancing Business, Music and Life with Gavin Chops08/22/2019
    1:09:30
  46. 54.
    Host Chat #1: Tapping into your Artistry, Audience, and Live Performances08/15/2019
    36:43
  47. 55.
    Cultivating Foresight and Awareness as an Artist Manager with Ramya Velury 08/08/2019
    54:44
  48. 56.
    Succeeding as an Independent Artist with Saba’s Manager Rory Webb08/01/2019
    54:22
  49. 57.
    Growing the #1 Hip-hop IG account @Rap to 4.6 million Followers with founder Daniel Snow07/25/2019
    1:02:02
  50. 58.
    The Thriving Touring Ecosystem and Channeling Your Inner Entrepreneur with Bandsintown Group Co-Founder Fabrice Sergent07/18/2019
    1:05:02
  51. 59.
    Forecasting the Future of Music and Tech with Cherie Hu07/11/2019
    1:13:31
  52. 60.
    Leveraging Your Personal Brand for Business with Ashley Outrageous06/27/2019
    53:46
  53. 61.
    Getting 40 Million Subscribers on Youtube with Andre Benz, Founder of The Nations06/20/2019
    1:07:28
  54. 62.
    Managing Masego’s Tour with Levi Wilcox 06/13/2019
    46:28
  55. 63.
    It’sTheReal on Building Their Music and Entertainment Brand 06/06/2019
    1:00:34
  56. 64.
    Building a Personal Brand with Erin Ashley Simon05/30/2019
    1:00:57
  57. 65.
    Fool’s Gold Records Co-Founder Nick Catchdubs on Building a Dominant Independent Label 05/23/2019
    1:07:55
  58. 66.
    !llmind on Winning Grammys and Becoming an Elite Producer05/16/2019
    1:07:42
  59. 67.
    Producing Grammy Winning Hits with DJ and Producer CID05/09/2019
    57:17
  60. 68.
    Stepping Up Management and Digital Marketing Strategies 05/02/2019
    43:44
  61. 69.
    Helping Charlamagne Tha God Become a Media Mogul with his Operations Manager Paige O’Donnell 04/25/2019
    1:14:49
  62. 70.
    Winning in Music Media and PR with Matt Medved, Editor in Chief at SPIN and Founder of Billboard Dance04/18/2019
    1:06:53
  63. 71.
    Capitalizing On Licensing Songs With Low Profile Founder Jen Pearce04/11/2019
    56:02
  64. 72.
    Crafting Hits and Discovering Talent with Atlantic Records Senior Director of A&R, Brian Johnston04/04/2019
    1:10:06
  65. 73.
    Building a Successful Party Brand with 3rd Shift & Animal House Co-Founder, Jordian Ross03/28/2019
    59:07
  66. 74.
    Gaining Millions of Followers on Instagram with Eliot "Dunk" Robinson03/21/2019
    53:50
  67. 75.
    Winning the Content Game with Mass Appeal Director of Video, Harrison Corwin03/14/2019
    55:16
  68. 76.
    Signing Childish Gambino/Goldlink and Developing Talent with RCA A&R Derrick Aroh03/07/2019
    56:20
  69. 77.
    Taking Rapper Logic from 0 to 100 with Harrison Remler02/27/2019
    1:27:00
  70. 78.
    Meet Your Hosts: Jordan Williams - Artist Management Consultant02/27/2019
    37:06
  71. 79.
    Meet Your Hosts: Sam Hysell - Partner at NOX02/27/2019
    37:10

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