The New Music Business with Ari Herstand

By Ari's Take

Ari Herstand is the best-selling author of How to Make It in the New Music Business. Forbes calls him “The poster child of DIY music.” In this show, he deconstructs the brightest minds in the music industry, digging deep to find the tools, tactics, and strategies that listeners can use to run successful careers of their own. Ari offers straight talk with no fluff and doesn’t let his guests off easy. If there is a way, Ari will find it.

  1. 1.
    Micro Sync Licensing with Musicbed CEO
    1:08:16
  2. 2.
    Publishing Deals, Songwriting Camps from Beyoncé Collaborators Noble
    1:06:39
  3. 3.
    Album Release Strategy, Hot 100 Hit, from Create Music Group
    1:01:00
  4. 4.
    They Hacked Their Way on Tour With their Favorite Band by Selling CDs to Fans in Line
    1:09:52
  5. 5.
    How to Go Viral on TikTok from Flighthouse
    1:02:46
  6. 6.
    Environmentally Friendly NFTs with Crypto.com's EVP
    1:05:39
  7. 7.
    The MLC is Sitting On $423 Million, How Songwriters Can Claim It
    1:17:57
  8. 8.
    VÉRITÉ on NFTs and 350 Million Streams Without a Label
    1:05:30
  1. 9.
    Sync Agent Explains the Game
    55:14
  2. 10.
    Ricky Montgomery From Viral on TikTok to Major Label Bidding War
    1:16:07
  3. 11.
    How To Tell Your Artist Story and Connect With Your Audience from Marketing Experts
    1:07:37
  4. 12.
    How To Create an Artist Brand from Scooter Braun's Creative Director
    1:06:24
  5. 13.
    How Music Gets in Commercials from Music Supervisor/Actor Winslow Bright
    1:04:59
  6. 14.
    Music Supervisor for To All The Boys, Virgin River, One Tree Hill, Lindsay Wolfington on How She Places Music
    1:05:36
  7. 15.
    How To Become a Grammy Winning Producer from BTS and Beyonce's DJ Swivel
    1:10:33
  8. 16.
    Tanerélle's Manager on Playboy, Livestreaming and Breaking Out Independently
    52:57
  9. 17.
    College Booking and When Touring Is Coming Back
    1:06:24
  10. 18.
    Repairing Racial Inequities in the Music Industry with Artist Manager Jonathan Azu
    1:06:03
  11. 19.
    Music Attorney Dina LaPolt on Getting Laws Passed and Fighting for Songwriters
    52:36
  12. 20.
    Disney Music Supervisor on Placing Music for Trailers
    59:37
  13. 21.
    Twitch VP of Music: $50K+/yr Only Takes 183 Fans
    1:06:37
  14. 22.
    Mothica Went Viral on TikTok at Just the Right Time
    1:07:27
  15. 23.
    Audrey Nuna's Path to a Major Label Deal with Her Manager/Producer Anwar Sawyer
    59:46
  16. 24.
    Nu Deco Ensemble Orchestra is Changing the Classical World
    1:14:08
  17. 25.
    How to Livestream for Musicians with the #1 Musician on Periscope - Clare Means
    56:51
  18. 26.
    Paradigm Fired Them So They Started a New Booking Agency With an Impressive Roster
    1:04:12
  19. 27.
    Former Major Label Executive is Creating a New Investment Model
    1:02:14
  20. 28.
    Victoria Canal on Releasing Music During COVID and Staying Inspired
    1:01:29
  21. 29.
    How California Musicians Got F'd (and Now Relief) Under AB5
    40:28
  22. 30.
    Platinum Selling Producer / Songwriter for Drake, Travis Scott, Halsey, Khalid - Rogét Chahayed
    1:05:11
  23. 31.
    #1 Malaysian Artist Yuna and Her Managers on Being Independent Again
    1:12:24
  24. 32.
    Emily Kinney on the Art and Business of Acting and Music
    1:07:30
  25. 33.
    Spotify's Payment Model and Your Release Timeline
    38:28
  26. 34.
    Allie X on Creating Her Artist Package, Breaking Into LA and Staying Independent
    59:21
  27. 35.
    How Artists Can Get Advances Without Signing To a Label
    46:46
  28. 36.
    Repairing Racial Inequities in the Music Industry with Artist Manager Jonathan Azu
    1:07:09
  29. 37.
    Kanye, American Idol, Grammys, Herbie Hancock, Miguel, Cirque du Soleil’s Ableton Programmer on Making It Work
    52:22
  30. 38.
    Jamestown Revival's Bassist on Shady Managers, Thousands of Shows, Playing Conan, Tracking to Tape - Nick Bearden
    1:37:28
  31. 39.
    TikTok and Instagram Influencers with Ultra Records Marketing Director
    1:23:26
  32. 40.
    Manager for JP Saxe, X Ambassadors, Jukebox The Ghost is Persistent
    1:32:06
  33. 41.
    Making Music During COVID-19: Ari's Take Academy Roundtable Discussion
    1:26:21
  34. 42.
    White Musicians for Black Lives
    43:12
  35. 43.
    Kevin Garrett on Writing for Beyonce and Recording as an Independent Artist
    56:10
  36. 44.
    Red Light Manager on When and How to Get Management with Andrew Leib
    1:02:06
  37. 45.
    Oprah's Drummer Madame Gandhi on Feminism, Activism, Music Video Budgets as an Indie Artist
    1:03:13
  38. 46.
    Sexual Harassment, Sexism and Life as a Female DJ in a Male Dominated Field with Dani Deahl
    1:38:10
  39. 47.
    Zaytoven, 'Godfather of Trap' on Production in the Age of Coronavirus
    50:01
  40. 48.
    100 Million Streams Doesn't Come Without Some Pain - Lucidious
    1:46:32
  41. 49.
    Patreon CEO on the Problems (and Solutions) of Digital Art
    53:25
  42. 50.
    Hip Hop Artist with Over 1,000 TV, Film and Video Game Placements with Vo Williams
    1:26:55

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