The Business of Music, Pt.2: Steps Towards Becoming a Successful Indie Artist

The Business of Music, Pt.2: Steps Towards Becoming a Successful Indie Artist

No matter what business you’re in, there is usually a formula for success. Although it isn’t always a linear line, there are always key metrics that generate victorious outcomes. This calculation has been especially tricky in the business of music, because the industry has evolved drastically, and in a myriad of ways over the past […]

How Many Famous Singers Actually Write Their Own Songs in the Pop World?

At Disctopia, we are passionate about nurturing raw talent and giving a voice to songwriters and creatives. Most of our grassroots artists are involved in their music from the ground up and are more often than not the sole songwriters in their work. Is this also true for artists in mainstream pop culture? How many […]

At-Home Recording On A Budget

We know what it’s like to be a passionate artist.  You sacrifice your time, stability, energy and so much else to create.  But one thing you shouldn’t have to sacrifice is good sound.  Through Disctopia our commitment has always been to empower dedicated artists, podcasters and content creators like you to be their most authentic […]

TikTok – A Game Changer For 2021

The changes of 2020 have distinctly changed how artists can reach new listeners. While live venues are closed throughout the world, there has been no shortage of new music to enjoy. The emergence of TikTok has become a game changer for new artists. With access to over 500 million monthly users in 150+ countries around […]

Top 5 Podcasts For Independent Musicians

The top podcasts to listen to in 2021 for a new or growing independent musician…. Indie Music Plus – find the best services and creative solutions for your independent music journey! Independent Music Podcast – let’s check out the top ten newest songs in the world, regardless of style, genre, or country or origin! European […]

Why Being an Independent Artist is Better than Signing to a Label

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Artists nowadays have a ton of options when it comes to how they approach music. In fact, bedroom pop has become an entirely new movement and music genre which has to lead to more and more artists taking the DIY route when it comes to making music. But the changes don’t end here, as artists […]

The Music Industry And Coronavirus

Many music executives seem to understand that the music industry will take a severe downturn thanks to COVID-19, the global pandemic that has taken the world by storm. After all, some of the most famous music festivals in the world have announced that their plans are on hold, and this means that the music industry is missing out on a lot of money.