Podcasts are some of the best resources for those looking to learn new things and vibe with some of your favorite people on the go. Whether you’re interested in technical skills, business tips, inspirational stories or industry news, there’s a podcast out there for you. I have tons of podcasts on my list of favorites right now, but here are my top music industry ones to brighten your day. Check ’em out right here…
10 Best Music Industry Podcasts You Don’t Want To Miss
“Best Advice is a new Spotify for Artists podcast, offering up-and-coming artists in-depth insights into what it’s like to navigate the world of music, commerce, and creativity. Host Kim Taylor Bennett talks with some of the most fascinating names in music to find out about all the twists and turns their careers have taken, and all the best advice they’ve received along the way. Through frank, intimate conversations, these artists will also share their personal tips for new creators gleaned from their own successes and missteps…” — Read more on Spotify.
Your Morning Coffee Podcast
A highly-curated weekly snapshot of the digital music business info you need to know, now as a weekly podcast! Hosted by YMC creator and curator Jay Gilbert, along with Mike Etchart, former host of the syndicated Sound & Vision Radio program, these two break down the important music news to keep you up to date and informed on the latest trends in the digital music world! — Read more on Spotify.
The New Music Business with Ari Herstand
“Ari Herstand is the best-selling author of How to Make It in the New Music Business. Forbes calls him “The poster child of DIY music.” In this show, he deconstructs the brightest minds in the music industry, digging deep to find the tools, tactics, and strategies that listeners can use to run successful careers of their own. Ari offers straight talk with no fluff and doesn’t let his guests off easy…” — Read more on Spotify.
Behind the Music Business
“In conversation with a cross section of music business professionals for those who want to start their journey through any part of the Music Industry. The Behind the (Music) Business Podcast looks at the music industry and talks to those who work in it about their roles, interests and motivtions in order to find out more about the people ‘behind the business’…” — Read more on Spotify.
Anatomy of an Artist
“A podcast hosted by VÉRITÉ about people, the art they create and the business behind their art. Anatomy of an Artist is a series of conversations with artists, producers, songwriters and creatives who are balancing living, creating their art and building a sustainable business. On this podcast VÉRITÉ pulls back the curtain on the industry challenging what you think it’s like to build a life and career as a creative and sharing stories about how it actually gets done…” — Read more on Spotify.
Female Entrepreneur Musician Podcast
“Host Bree Noble shares insights on how to create a sustainable career as a woman in the music business. This show includes two different episode formats, solo shows where Bree provides tips and tricks from her own knowledge and experience, and interviews with female musicians and industry pros. These interviews are inspirational and informational and help our audience get a different perspective on the business of music…” — Read more on Spotify.
Music Industry 360
“Music Industry 360 is a music industry podcast that aims to educate new and existing musicians about tools in the industry, while sharing knowledge to help artists take their careers to the next level. We’ll be sharing music promotion tips, talking about how to make money off your music, and more!” — Read more on Spotify.
The Lizzy Jane Podcast
In this podcast, Lizzy Jane brings on various industry professionals in music to talk about their experiences in the industry, tips, tricks, and so much more. For you EDM lovers out there, she has tons of great interviews with big names like Eazybaked, Jessica Audiffried, Virtual Riot, and many more. Hailing from Tampa, Florida, I’ll always have a soft spot for this gal. — Read more on Spotify.
Music Is My Business
“The podcast where you can gain insight and learn proven strategies to build and monetize your music career.
Hosted by music entrepreneur Anthony Clint Jr., who has produced music for Grammy-nominated artists, Emmy Award winning TV shows and networks such as CBS, NBC, BET, E!, A&E, VH1 and more. Join him as he discusses music licensing, music business and music production…” — Read more on Spotify.
Music Business Worldwide
“Music Business Worldwide (MBW) is the leading information and jobs service for the global music industry. It publishes two podcasts: The weekly series, Talking Trends – which dives behind the biggest headlines in the music industry – as well as The MBW Podcast, which sees us interview some of the leading figures in the global business.” — Read more on Spotify.