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Have you ever dreamed of touring the globe, performing for thousands of fans, sharing your music and message as an artist?
This could be YOU; you just need to start today, by writing and recording your songs!
The perks from being an artist are endless - Brand Sponsorships (free stuff), performing on stage, signing autographs for adoring fans, selling merchandise, getting paid to tour the globe, hear your songs on the radio and being your own boss.
I created this course to help you overcome your fears about the Music Industry. To help you choose a performance name, genre, write songs, record and have a finished product ready to sell. I'm a 3 Time Juno Nominated Rock Artist & Record Label Owner selling over 200,000 albums and hundreds of thousands of singles world wide. This is not head knowledge. This is real life experience from the trenches of a 10 year plus career in the Music Industry.
This course will teach you what you need to know to get you started off on the right path in your artist career.
You will learn:
How to overcome your fears and believe that you have a song to share with the world.
How to take action and stay committed while building your brand as an artist.
How to decide on a music genre, stage name and the audience that you want to play your songs for.
How to write and structure great songs for your audience as we dive into verses, choruses and lyrics that share your message.
How to setup your home studio, record your demos, hire a Producer and have your songs mixed, mastered and ready for release.
Tour Smart and learn how to book shows in both churches and clubs plus how to market so you can sell it out.
Social Media Marketing: Learn how to tell your story on social media building a real fan base and most importantly build your email list.
Free Bonus Sections:
- 10 Ways To Make Real Money With Your Music
- My Technique For Writing Songs
- CD Baby vs TuneCore (choosing a digital distributor)
- Step by Step Tutorial: How To Upload Your Music Online
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|Section 1: Welcome Video|
|Section 2: This Is Your Time!|
Believing In Yourself
Stop Caring What Other People Think
Fail As Fast As You Can
Section #2: Action Steps
|Section 3: Building Your Brand|
Deciding on a Genre
Choosing An Artist Name
Section #3: Action Steps
|Section 4: Introduction To Songwriting|
Knowing Your Audience
Choosing a Song Title
Writing Lyrics Part II
How To Write a Great Chorus
Bonus Instrumental For Writing: Human (Pop/Rap)
Bonus Instrumental For Writing: Impossible (Rock)
Bonus Instrumental For Writing: Never Let you Go (Singer Song Writer)
Bonus: My Technique For Writing Songs
Section #4: Action Steps
|Section 5: Recording & Sound Equipment|
Jack of all trades master of none, Hire a Producer!
Section #5: Action Steps
|Section 6: Touring Smart|
How To Book a Show at a Church
How To Promote & Book a Show At a Club
Preparing For The Live Show
Winning Over The Audience Every TimePreview
How To Sell From Stage
|Section 7: Smart Social Media Marketing|
|Section 8: Bonuses|
Bonus #1: 10 Real Ways To Make Money With Your Music Part I
Bonus #1: 10 Real Ways You Can Make Money With Your Music Part II
10 Real Ways To Make Money With Your Music: Action Steps
CDBaby Vs TuneCore
Step by Step Tutorial On How To Upload Your Music Through TuneCore
This audio recording is a chapter taken from my book "Fighter" "5 Keys To Conquering Fear & Reaching Your Dreams" It will inspire you to write down your own Dreams, Visions & Goals and punch fear in the face!
This is your time!
Grab a pen and paper and right down the following:
My Dream is:
My Vision is:
My Goal is:
10 Tips To a Successful Crowd Funding Campaign
Last year 3 time Juno Award Nominee Manafest has penned his personal story and will be releasing his first book, “Fighter: Five Keys to Conquering Fear and Reaching Your Dreams,”. He crowd funded the book with his fans raising over $18,000. This book is a long time in the making as he began writing ideas over 1.5 years ago as he toured worldwide.
Over the past decade, Chris Greenwood has used the moniker Manafest to organically build his fan base playing over 1000 shows on 4 continents. In 2006, Manafest released Glory from which the rock anthem “Impossible,” featuring Thousand Foot Krutch’s Trevor McNevan, became a global hit. In 2008, Manafest followed up with Citizens Activ, which catapulted success garnering multiple TV placements and his overall presence in the US and internationally. In 2010, Manafest released his most critically acclaimed project, The Chase, which he received his second JUNO Award nomination as well as won a 2010 GMA Canada Award. In June 2011, Manafest released his first self-titled live DVD / CD.Touring worldwide Manafest has also traveled to the United Kingdom, Ireland, New Zealand, Japan and United States.
In 2013 Manafest released his fifth studio album, Fighter, which debuted in the Top 20 on the iTunes® Rock album chart at No. 16 and was the highest career debut for Manafest landing at No. 7 on the Billboard Heatseekers chart. Manafest spent weeks touring in Japan and China supporting the international release of Fighter where he debuted at No. 8 on the Japan iTunes chart. In addition to the radio and international success, Manafest’s Fighter received wide acclaim from the media. Media said that the album was “lyrically intense,” “packs a power punch,” and an “ambitious blend of rap, hip-hop and Rock.”
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