Do you feel stuck in your music career? Does it seem like no matter what you try you end up in the same place? Don’t worry – there is a way out.

In this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast, I talk to drummer and career coach Matt Starr about how he rose through the ranks to establish himself in the music industry.

Podcast Highlights:

  • 00:34 – Matt Starr is in the house!
  • 00:46 – The struggle of becoming a professional musician
  • 13:47 – Your life is not your fault, but it is your responsibility
  • 15:22 – How did you get to the point of working with many known rock stars?
  • 18:55 – Why is networking important?
  • 24:56 – Action
  • 27:12 – The importance of business as it applies to music
  • 31:59 – Knowing your own value
  • 35:52 – How important is coaching?
  • 40:32 – What is The Workbook?
  • 44:13 – What books have helped you on your journey?
  • 48:56 – Closing thoughts

Transcription:

Coming soon.

David Andrew Wiebe

Founder & CEO at The Music Entrepreneur HQ
David Andrew Wiebe has built an extensive career in songwriting, live performance, recording, session playing, production work, investing, and music instruction. In addition to helping musicians unlock their full potential, he also continues to maintain a performance schedule with Long Jon Lev and Adrenalize. If you'd like to be notified whenever the blog is updated, click here to subscribe.
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