How to be Your Own Artist Manager

How to be Your Own Artist Manager

When I started my artist management internship in 2011 - I knew next to nothing about the music business! But as a list maker and organizer, I quickly made multiple checklists so that I could keep up and make sure I was on track. A year later, I was hired full time at that management company because those checklists had proven to be a necessity to function! Woah. Cool.

9 Must-Have Programs and Processes I Use In My Music Business

9 Must-Have Programs and Processes I Use In My Music Business

Since starting Designing the Row, I have tried and tested my fair share of online platforms, programs, processes, resources, etc. in attempt to streamline and automate my online business. The following 9 are my "holy grail." I use them all the time and don't know what I'd do without them! 

Bestie Feature: Nina Elcao

Bestie Feature: Nina Elcao

Even though Nina lives in Los Angeles, I feel like she's an honorary Nashvillian. She fits in perfectly in her plaid button up and love for Music City. Nina helped organize one of the first Nashville Bestie Meetups and it was so great to be able to connect in person. I love that our music industry journey stories are so similar - driving to a new city right after college with no job and no place to live. Guess things always work out how they should, right? Nina, come back to Nash soon!