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.
    Season 1 Finale!
    2:28
  2. 2.
    Using the Blog Era to Win in 2021 with Co-Founder of Closed Sessions Alexander Fruchter
    54:03
  3. 3.
    Providing Day One Support to Songwriters with VP, Creative, at BMI New York, Samantha Cox
    42:20
  4. 4.
    Building an International Non-Profit in Music with shesaid.so Founder + CEO Andreea Magdalina
    50:56
  5. 5.
    Developing Your Craft While Building Your Artist Business with Marc E. Bassy
    43:06
  6. 6.
    Trapital: Jonnyshipes on Cinematic Music Group, Indie Hip-Hop, and Building the Supreme for Music
    46:48
  7. 7.
    Building Robust Marketing Campaigns with VP Digital & Creative at EMPIRE Moody Jones
    34:24
  8. 8.
    Building a Culture of Growth & Performance with Niko Ivanov, Partner & Head of Accounts at NOX Media
    50:24
  1. 9.
    Rewind: How Crypto & NFT’s Will Decentralize the Music Industry with Cooper Turley, Crypto Strategist at Audius
    46:10
  2. 10.
    Building a Multi-Tier Music Company with Chrysallis Blue Raincoat Group CEO Jeremy Lascelles
    44:52
  3. 11.
    Discovering & Breaking Talent and Why Atlanta Can’t Be Overlooked with Authentic Empire Music Group CEO Boomman
    45:38
  4. 12.
    Building an Agency from 0 to 40 Employees in Under 3 Years with Creed Media Co-Founders Tim Collins & Hugo LePrince
    54:31
  5. 13.
    Thriving As A Manager And Helping RAC Become A Top NFT Music Artist With Zael Ellenhorn
    50:14
  6. 14.
    Ultra Records Creative Director, Eddie Sears aka DJ/Producer Rocket Pengwin, on Telling Stories that Drive Traction
    42:16
  7. 15.
    Global A&R and Artist Development with Jean-Sebastien Permal, Director of A&R for Sony Music Continental Europe and Africa
    37:04
  8. 16.
    Artist Creative Strategy Deep Dive with Rebekah Espinosa, Senior Director of Marketing and Programming at UMG’s °1824
    46:09
  9. 17.
    Producer/DJ Gareth Emery on the Ascent to Arena’s and Dropping NFT’s
    48:29
  10. 18.
    The Orchard SVP of Global Label Management Tricia Arnold on The Evolution of Labels & Distributors
    51:34
  11. 19.
    Rewind: Producing J. Cole’s Dreamville & Travis Scott’s Astroworld Festivals w/Claire Bogle, Co-Founder of ScoreMore
    55:59
  12. 20.
    Growing a Career as a Songwriter/Producer with Jake Posner, SVP A&R at Hallwood Media and Manager of A R I Z O N A
    42:31
  13. 21.
    Guapdad 4000 & Yung Pinch’s manager Sam Lancaster on Artist Development & How Production Companies Differentiate Themselves
    36:33
  14. 22.
    Toro y Moi & Death Cab for Cuties Manager Jordan Kurland on Longevity, Growth & Impact in Music
    56:45
  15. 23.
    Being an Executive at Epic, Def Jam and Roc Nation with CEO of DVERSE MEDIA Benny Pough
    41:45
  16. 24.
    How Crypto & NFT’s Will Decentralize the Music Industry with Cooper Turley, Crypto Strategist at Audius
    46:10
  17. 25.
    Supporting Hit Songs with Owner of Brill Building Music Publishing, Benjamin Groff
    45:20
  18. 26.
    Breaking Tyga, Lil Dicky with Billboard Power Player Anthony Martini, CEO of Commission
    1:01:52
  19. 27.
    Breaking Zhu & Gallant while Doubling as Producer/DJ with David Dann
    44:03
  20. 28.
    Growing Globally with International Marketing Manager at Columbia Records, Tori McCue
    42:39
  21. 29.
    Clinton Sparks on Selling 75M+ records and Winning Big in the Music Business
    59:34
  22. 30.
    Matchmaking Superstars with VP of A&R at Warner Records, Gabz Landman
    49:39
  23. 31.
    Winning as a Writer or Producer with Maytav Koter, Founder of Good Company MGMT
    38:59
  24. 32.
    Cultivating an Original Sound for the Mainstream with LuckyMe Co-Founder, Dominic Flannigan
    57:58
  25. 33.
    Building A Sustainable Merch Business with Founder of Drop Party, Marco Marandiz
    32:22
  26. 34.
    Decoding the GRAMMY Nomination & Selection Process with Shannon Herber, Pop, Dance/Electronic Genre Manager at The Recording Academy
    50:35
  27. 35.
    Behind a Modern Day Record Label with Chris Maltese, Tunecore US Head of Artist Services
    54:56
  28. 36.
    The Key to Great Rollouts with Music Marketer and Founder of Deep Cuts, Amber Horsburgh
    46:34
  29. 37.
    Redefining Steaming & Global Communications Strategies with Deezer Global Director of Communication, Anton Gourman
    39:14
  30. 38.
    The Future of Livestreaming with John Petrocelli CEO of Bulldog
    37:48
  31. 39.
    Crafting Stories that Attract Press with AUS Founder/Partner + US Partner of twnty three (23), Melody Forghani & Amanda Perlstein
    55:02
  32. 40.
    indify CEO Shav Garg on Helping Independent Artists Build World Class Teams and Music Tech
    46:27
  33. 41.
    Helping Artists Build their Fanbase with Crowd Surf Co-Founders Cassie Petrey and Jade Driver
    48:50
  34. 42.
    How Puma Partners with Musicians to Drive Growth with Sydney Levaton, Manager, Entertainment Marketing and Partnerships
    41:24
  35. 43.
    RCA SVP of Digital Marketing, Tarek Al-Hamdouni on Growing Artists & Streams
    56:10
  36. 44.
    Building a Tech Company in the Music Industry and Fostering Collaboration with Vampr Co-Founders, Josh Simons and Baz Palmer
    40:11
  37. 45.
    Driving Streams and Gaining Fans with Alamo Records VP of Digital Marketing, Drew De Leon
    46:51
  38. 46.
    Maverick President Greg Thompson on Developing Superstars and World Class Teams
    54:49
  39. 47.
    Spotify Music’s Head of International Madeleine Bennett on Driving Growth and High Performing Teams
    54:49
  40. 48.
    Securing the Brand Bag with Head of Brand Partnerships at The FADER, Shauna Alexander
    48:19
  41. 49.
    Trippie Redd’s Manager on Hitting Billboard #1 with Charlene Bryant, Founder of Riveter Management
    56:33
  42. 50.
    Unlocking New Revenue Streams and Pivoting During the Pandemic with Lewis Kunstler, Managing Partner at 2 + 2 Management
    45:02

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