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Forum: News 03/23/12, 07:29 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
I think you should hit up the contacts you had,...

I think you should hit up the contacts you had, and see if they know of any leads. It's tough once you get out to get back in, but I think if you work hard and you have people who think highly of you...
Forum: News 03/22/12, 10:44 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
The benefits of working for a firm is you get a...

The benefits of working for a firm is you get a salary on top of your commissions plus benefits, etc.. When you run your own shop, your commissions are your only earnings and all the expenses are on...
Forum: News 03/22/12, 09:17 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
You should only join another company if it's the...

You should only join another company if it's the right move for you. If you're able to survive and do well on your own, by all means do that. I joined a firm because I had known all the employees for...
Forum: News 03/22/12, 05:36 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
OK everyone, I wanted to say thank you to Jason...

OK everyone, I wanted to say thank you to Jason Tate & everyone at Absolute Punk for giving me this opportunity. I've had a great time, and I appreciate all of you asking questions and taking an...
Forum: News 03/22/12, 05:34 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
Get an internship first. Live Nation has offices...

Get an internship first. Live Nation has offices in Cleveland. There are several other companies out there that I'm drawing a blank on, try entertainmentcareers.net
Forum: News 03/22/12, 05:27 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
Real quick - I have about 15 more minutes &...

Real quick - I have about 15 more minutes & then I have to leave for a meeting. Feel free to fire off anymore questions & I am happy to answer them until I have to leave.
Forum: News 03/22/12, 05:20 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
Depends on the band & music. The dream is...

Depends on the band & music. The dream is always signing a developed act that is on a major & makes a lot of money, but there aren't many of those that change managers often. Currently I have 2 acts...
Forum: News 03/22/12, 05:18 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
I interned for a concert venue in my college town...

I interned for a concert venue in my college town that was massively successful for 2 years until it got closed down because the guy I was working for sold coke out of the back of the room. He also...
Forum: News 03/22/12, 05:17 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
Exactly.

Exactly.
Forum: News 03/22/12, 05:09 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
Great quote & it's very true. Some of the...

Great quote & it's very true.

Some of the smartest people doing this that I know, didn't graduate college. Some of the even smarter ones, never graduated high school.

Talent is talent. A degree is...
Forum: News 03/22/12, 05:08 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
Thank you. I am honored that Jason gave me the...

Thank you. I am honored that Jason gave me the opportunity to do this.
Forum: News 03/22/12, 05:06 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
Get your music to kids, whether that's flyering,...

Get your music to kids, whether that's flyering, passing out samplers, giving away music online for free. Whatever is going to get you noticed & get kids to come out to your shows and singing your...
Forum: News 03/22/12, 05:04 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
At the end of the day it's entertainment. Some...

At the end of the day it's entertainment. Some artists want to be credible and have their music speak, others just want to have fun & can get away with the gimmicks. If people like what you're doing...
Forum: News 03/22/12, 05:03 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
Get It Together I was a huge midtown fan in...

Get It Together

I was a huge midtown fan in college
Forum: News 03/22/12, 05:02 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
I get that. But just like Jason said, you gotta...

I get that. But just like Jason said, you gotta realize other people are willing to take those risks, and those are the people that end up getting the jobs. You have to really evaluate if it's...
Forum: News 03/22/12, 04:59 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
yes

yes
Forum: News 03/22/12, 04:57 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
You ever heard of MusiCares, you might really...

You ever heard of MusiCares, you might really like that organization - http://www.grammy.org/musicares
Forum: News 03/22/12, 04:56 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
Best of luck to you & good luck.

Best of luck to you & good luck.
Forum: News 03/22/12, 04:51 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
You should have your manager in Europe reach out...

You should have your manager in Europe reach out to some US managers about partnering up. And if you don't have a lawyer looking over your recording contracts before you sign them, I'd highly...
Forum: News 03/22/12, 04:48 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
I don't believe in paid internships. I interned...

I don't believe in paid internships. I interned for 3.5 years for free before I made my first dollar doing this for a living. I think it's important that someone learns the business before they get...
Forum: News 03/22/12, 04:47 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
Atlanta has a TON of non-urban related...

Atlanta has a TON of non-urban related businesses. What aspect of the industry do you want to work in? That's a great area to live in.
Forum: News 03/22/12, 04:47 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
Do you have an attorney? If so have him introduce...

Do you have an attorney? If so have him introduce you to some US managers who he thinks could make sense. If you don't have an attorney, get one immediately.
Forum: News 03/22/12, 04:45 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
When have the Chicago Bears ever made a wise...

When have the Chicago Bears ever made a wise decision when it came to their football team??
Forum: News 03/22/12, 04:45 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
Yes I'm at A-Squared, we just opened a satellite...

Yes I'm at A-Squared, we just opened a satellite office for me in Nashville back in October 2011. I love this company & they treat me very well.
Forum: News 03/22/12, 04:43 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,065
Posted By joshterry
Either that or start your own business. My boss...

Either that or start your own business. My boss was a ski instructor in Vail, CO when he started his business. Our home office is now located in Evanston, IL. Not exactly the music business capitol...


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