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Music Talk is a Podcast by Grahame Farmer, Data Transmission. Grahame loads this podcast with tips for DJs and also motivation. The podcast will also feature music industry interviews with artists, label owners, promoters and music industry heads.

Now in season 3, we've cover loads of topics from Spotify, Getting music signed to labels, and motivation. I've spoken to lawyers, promoters and record label owners all whilst trying to bring the inner workings of the music industry. Finally, I've talked about my own triumphs and failures along the way.

Music Talk : Music Industry Interviews, Advice and tips for DJs & Producers Grahame Farmer

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    • 5.0 • 3 Ratings

Music Talk is a Podcast by Grahame Farmer, Data Transmission. Grahame loads this podcast with tips for DJs and also motivation. The podcast will also feature music industry interviews with artists, label owners, promoters and music industry heads.

Now in season 3, we've cover loads of topics from Spotify, Getting music signed to labels, and motivation. I've spoken to lawyers, promoters and record label owners all whilst trying to bring the inner workings of the music industry. Finally, I've talked about my own triumphs and failures along the way.

    Music Talk 082 - Elijah chats Yellow Squares & Instagram

    Music Talk 082 - Elijah chats Yellow Squares & Instagram

    I’m excited today, as we welcome Elijah to my Twitch stream!

    Elijah is a London-based writer, DJ, artist manager, and co-founder of the iconic record label, Butterz. He writes daily on sustainable artistic creation, electronic music, grime & rap, web3, community, social media, and his other curiosities in short notes, known as the Yellow Squares on Instagram and Twitter

    If you want to learn how to become a successful DJ & producer, use social media effectively, creatively and intuitively then this podcast will give you a wealth of insights into how to do just that!

    • 1 hr 38 min
    Music Talk 081 - How to Get Signed to Prime Society Records with GAWP

    Music Talk 081 - How to Get Signed to Prime Society Records with GAWP

    In this video, I welcome GAWP the owner of Prime Society records to the stream! We chat all things music production, DJ’ing and listen to demos submitted live for the label on my Twitch stream live

    He also gave some great insights into demo-sending etiquette, music production techniques and more!

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Music Talk 080 - How to get signed to Ultra with Annie Birkeland

    Music Talk 080 - How to get signed to Ultra with Annie Birkeland

    I’m excited today, to welcome the Head of UK Ultra Records!

    Annie Birkeland joined Ultra Music back in 2017 where started up the EU Marketing Division. After the Ultra Music 2021 acquisition, Ultra Music became Ultra Records and Annie was promoted to Head of UK.

    Previously Annie worked in Publishing for years across EU as well as in US. She worked with the biggest writers and producers in the world, curating songwriting camps in Denmark with Cutfather in 2012, as well as heading up the sync division for a Danish Publisher.

    She’s also set up and run labels and so much more!

    If you want to learn how to get signed to Ultra Records, become a successful DJ & producer, use social media effectively, creatively and intuitively then this podcast will give you a wealth of insights into how to do just that!

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Music Talk 079 - Student Spotlight interview with Notorious Lynch

    Music Talk 079 - Student Spotlight interview with Notorious Lynch

    I’m excited today, as we welcome one of my course members from The Artist Blueprint for a student spotlight special, Notorious Lynch joined the course in 2021 and has been building ever since.

    Originally from Ireland, now based near San Diego, California. Stephen, better known these days as Notorious, has been DJing internationally since 2008, now a label owner with One Dance Left, let’s get him to hear the full story…

    If you want to learn how to become a successful, DJ, Producer & Label owner,, how to use social media effectively to promote your music, how to make an income with your releases then this podcast will give you a wealth of insights into how to do just that!

    • 1 hr 30 min
    Music Talk 078 - Interviewing Barry Ashworth (Dub Pistols)

    Music Talk 078 - Interviewing Barry Ashworth (Dub Pistols)

    I’m excited today, as we welcome Legendary party-starters Dub Pistols to the stream who have released their new album Frontline via Cyclone Records.

    This notorious touring band are bringing the summer atmosphere with their infamous blend of dub, hiphop, ska and jungle whilst incorporating classic reggae subjects and themes.

    Featuring artists such as Ragga Twins, Natty Campbell, Freestylers and Cheshire Cat, the album is living proof that Dub Pistols are the true masters of their craft.

    The multi-cultural collective has involved dozens of artists and musicians over the years — some remaining for years, a few for the duration, and others just popping in for a guest appearance. Their sound has accordingly morphed a variety of times since their inception: taking in dub, punk, jungle, ska, breakbeat, hip-hop and a whole lot more, it’s been a long road travelled.

    Dub pistols are still a force to be reckoned with and I’m very excited to welcome Barry Ashworth welcome to my Twitch channel!

    If you want to learn how to become a successful DJ & producer, how to DJ for the biggest brands, run your own events and festivals then this video will give you a wealth of insights into how to do just that!

    • 1 hr 28 min
    Music Talk 077 - How to get Signed to DeVice with René LaVice

    Music Talk 077 - How to get Signed to DeVice with René LaVice

    In this podcast, I welcome René LaVice the owner of DeVice records to the stream! We chat all things music production, DJ’ing and listen to demos submitted live for the label on my Twitch stream live

    He also gave some great insights into demo-sending etiquette, music production techniques and more!

    • 1 hr 21 min

Customer Reviews

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3 Ratings

3 Ratings

KmatthewCA76 ,

Solid podcast with great guests and info

This is a great podcast for artists looking to get the edge and build a sustainable career. Great guests with a variety of info that is all super valuable for up and coming and even established artists. I recommend this to any artist that is serious about making a name for themselves.

drewdappsslapps ,

What every aspiring artist needs

All the tips you’ve been looking for as well as content you didn’t know you needed yet. Grahame’s passion really comes through and this podcast and the result is inspiring. Won’t be disappointed

DJRoukin ,

Awesome

Love this. Just what’s needed. Great work!!

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