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THE ART OF NETWORKING 2

November 24, 2020 |

Networking is essential in the society because it gives individuals the avenue to interact and leverage on each other’s industry opportunities. As a music professional, you shouldn’t look out to network with just players in the music industry alone but also professionals in other industries that can be of help to your career e.g an entertainment lawyer, an accountant, a financial adviser or fashion consultant etc. The benefits of networking can be numerous but I have listed a few of them below;   More opportunities: As you grow your network base, more opportunities will continue to open to you. The bigger your network the better for you as your chances of opportunities will increase. Networking the in the right way would grant you relationships with people who can open doors for you. Influence: When you begin to network with the key people, you get more influencers that will talk about…    read more 

THE ART OF NETWORKING 1

November 16, 2020 |

Networking is one of the most important skills every music professional need to learn, practice and not overlook. Networking is like the life of the party, as a music professional you need to go out , meet people, connect with people not just through social media but physically because sometimes people don’t forget who they meet face to face so easily. It is important you network with people on all levels; this will help your music career move forward. There are so many things you can’t do all by yourself; you need people to help you at one point or the other. As a music professional, you should network with top Artistes, music producers, music promoters, OAPs etc. Simply put, networking is building relationships with the key people you need in your industry. HOW TO NETWORK  Networking is an intentional act and not a child’s play, if you want to…    read more 

ALL YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT A 360 RECORD DEAL

May 22, 2020 |

[ Image Credit : truestaris.com ] A 360 deal is a business relationship between an artiste and a music recording company. The company agrees to provide financial and other support for the artiste, including direct advances as well as support in marketing, promotion, touring and other areas. In turn, the artiste agrees to give the company a percentage of an increased number of their revenue streams, often including sales of recorded music, live performances, publishing and more. 360° deals or clauses in music recording contracts are deals or clauses that ensure that record labels participate in the ‘non-recording’ revenue streams of artistes signed to them. It can be a separate deal or embedded in the recording contract as a clause. This aforementioned business arrangement is an alternative to the traditional recording contract. A traditional recording contract only provides an income stream for the label from record sales. Under the traditional…    read more 

INTRODUCING AFRICA’S FIRST YAMAHA ENDORSED DRUMMER – Wale Adeyemi

November 12, 2018 |

For over 25 years, Adewale Simeon Adeyemi aka ‘Wale Adeyemi has been the most sought after jazz drummer in Nigeria, Africa. He is a songwriter and drums teacher,He is the first drummer in Africa to have Endorsement with Yamaha,He holds a diploma in music from Lagos state university and he is very active as a performer and teacher especially giving lessons in pioneer institutions like SPAN academy of contemporary music and jazz, Harmonix music school, Rhythm and groove drums academy, Precision Groove Land and Creative Drummers Academy. His rhythmic foundation begins as early as 4 years of age and he has been privileged to share music platform with many great musicians such as Adlan Cruz, Huge Masekela, Onyeka Onwenu, Felix Owusu, Jackie Ankra, Mike Aremu, Bright Gain, OBA, Kuramo Jazz band, Lynn Deshazo, Wale Adenuga, Whitestone Jazz, Adewale’s jazz quartet, etc… Adewale has been privileged to mentor and teach many…    read more 

AND WE ARE LIVE

November 7, 2018 |

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Hello There! Welcome to PorchMusicBox

November 7, 2018 |

PorchMusicBox is a full-service e-commerce platform for premium quality music services as well products across Nigeria and West Africa. Whether your music language is a paradiddle or riffs or you need the best music equipments and aids with the best value for your money or you want to download latest music, devotionals and other music materials or you desire to explore endless career options as a music professional or provide career opportunities for certified and skillful music professionals or you simply want to connect with the music buffs out there and be in the know of current going-ons in and around the music /entertainment industry at large…. your needs are met right here at PorchMusicBox. Get ready because this is about to be your favorite site and one stop shop…so you might want to bookmark us ⭐ www.porchmusicbox.com

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