Launched under the helm of Cereal Booking music agency, with Lucija being based in Melbourne and guests dialling from around the world, these talks dig deep into all aspects of music and music industry to get new insights and perspectives for all music peeps stuck at home.
Melbourne Underground Scene with Grace Gibson (Future Suck, Blonde Revolver)
Time to start introducing amazing folks from the Melbourne music scene, and what better way to start then with Grace Gibson - fantastic frontwoman and an absolute kick-ass footy player who you'll find on almost every good punk gig in the town. Grace is...
Music PR 101 (w Nikki McNeill and Bee Adamic)
Now that your album is ready, how to plan the release and when? What should be included in the press kit and what are the pro's and cons of doing it yourself rather than hiring an agency? And if you run a festival or have a venue - how to pick your own...
What now?! Strategies for Artists in 2021
It was never easy to plan the release date, promo tour, boost social media and streaming services, but now it seems even harder. You might have been lucky and able to produce lots of new music during lockdowns but what next? What is the best approach for 2021, is Friday still the best day to have your single out on Spotify, and should you focus on sync? And what about booking agents and record labels - what should you be doing next to keep providing the much needed support to your roster?
Guests are Adi Kum, Paul Elsasser and J.R.August.
Overcoming Creative Block (with Lee Tesche, Jan Kinčl, Zorana Ivčević Pringle)
Creative blocks, or barriers to inspiration, can be described as the inability to access one’s internal creativity. Fear of unknown, trauma, stress (a pandemic?!) may all be factors in the development of creative blocks. What works best when trying to...
The Future of Touring (with Žen, die! die! die! and Octopoulpe)
The music industry is suffering greatly due to pandemic - bands, venues, promoters, agents, roadies and fans all fell short. How will touring look like in the post-COVID world? What can we do as individuals to make it better (and/or) easier? And how it...