In this episode of the Music Industry Blueprint Podcast, Rick addresses a personal email from a parent and why it’s crucial to educate yourself in the music business. Whether you are a new musician or the parent of a talented teenager, this advice is for all of you! Listen closely as Rick discusses the importance of the right audience, and discover how to learn about the industry before making a big investment in your music.

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“Just because you create music doesn’t mean there’s an audience. You need the right audience.”
-Rick Barker

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Time Stamps:

1:10 – Sharing an email from a parent

3:05 – The importance of parents, and understanding the music industry

4:44 – Where’s the audience?

6:38 – Why it’s crucial to slow down, learn, and practice

8:24 – Rick’s experience with educating himself


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