Getting Started In Music

Advice on launching a career or business in music


CMU Insights: Making money from music in five steps | September 2016
How artists and the music industry generate revenue | CLICK HERE

CMU:DIY: Making money from music | October 2017
An artist’s key revenue streams and business partners | CLICK HERE

CMU:DIY: Getting your artist business started – In ten steps | August 2017
How new talent can get their artist businesses started | CLICK HERE


CMU:DIY: Making Money From Your Songs And Recordings
Slides from our mini-guide to monetising music rights | CLICK HERE

CMU:DIY: Building A Fanbase & Getting On Stage
Slides from our mini-guide to fanbase building and gigging | CLICK HERE

CMU:DIY: Getting Your Artist Business Started
Slides from our mini-guide to getting started | CLICK HERE

CMU:DIY: Where Labels & Publishers Fit In
Slides from our mini-guide to the role of labels and publishers | CLICK HERE


CMU Insights offers a range of seminars, in-house courses and speed briefings for music professionals. CMU:DIY overs a range of workshops and lectures for new music talent. Relevant courses include…

These CMU Insights In-House Primers | INFO HERE
• Introduction To The Music Industry
• Music Business Explained For Brands Or Start-Ups

These CMU:DIY Lectures | INFO HERE
• Making Money From Music
• Getting Your Artist Business Started – In Ten Steps