Posts tagged Music Industry

Depression in the music industry: Here’s one thing no one is talking about

Image: Ted Ed In the last couple of years many of us have started to become more aware of our mental wellbeing. Meditation apps have millions of users; travel providers offer relaxation holiday retreats; schools, workplaces and even prisons are introducing programs to help develop mindfulness. Awareness has led to talking…

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Where’s the mentoring in the music industry?

Career fuel, career angst and passing the torch this article originally appeared in edition 3 of The Manifesto, a publication for the modern music business. One of my favourite articles from the past eighteen months is a piece in the consistently excellent Fast Company magazine by Brian Fetherstonhaugh, Chairman and CEO…

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What have artist managers, football coaches and startup studios got in common?

Two things that are ingrained in many countries’ cultures are football and music. To an extent they go hand in hand — both blend art, commerce, fashion and entertainment, and have huge numbers of passionate fans. In both businesses (and they are businesses, like it or not), there’s often one person in…

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