Ever wondered HOW to market yourself as a producer? Or struggled with showing up consistently on social media?
Do you know the difference between marketing and branding?
If you answered yes to any of these questions, this interview is for you!
Adam Ivy is not only an artist and a music producer, but he’s a brand strategist, a professional YouTuber with over 13 million views, a marketing specialist, and he’s the founder of the Sell Music Academy
In this interview, Adam and I chat about how he got his start in the industry, how artists can use social media to build an audience, and we talk about the difference between marketing and branding.
Find Adam Online
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