THE MUSIC ACADEMY #6: How To Be Ok With Writing Sh*t Music

This week’s host Stu Watts discusses how to approach songwriting when you’re a beginner using Ed Sheeran’s dirty tap analogy, and how experimenting and collaborating can unlock new avenues for writing music. ! IMPORTANT ! We have launched our Artist Coaching & Development courses for this year. Limited spots available! Email contact@marshallstreetstudios.com to book a free consultation! If you like …

THE MARSHALL STREET PODCAST #42: Pushing Your Creative Boundaries (ft. London Topaz)

Join the Marshall Street Studios gang as they discuss the Australian music industry. Touching on everything from their favourite bands to income streams, they will be joined by various band members and industry guests visiting the studios. This week we are joined by Melbourne dance music producer London Topaz. After his recent return to gigs performing a sold out show …

THE MUSIC ACADEMY #5: Know Your Audience

Bennett hosts this week’s episode and discusses the importance of knowing your audience, how to find out who your audience is, and ways to keep track of your audience. ! IMPORTANT ! We have launched our Artist Coaching & Development courses for this year. Limited spots available! Email contact@marshallstreetstudios.com to book a free consultation! If you like what you hear, …

Music Industry Hangs #16 (ft. Shaemus Corcoran from Exude Group)

This week Bennett Ferguson, Stu Watts and Coach Canatelli are joined by Saemus Corcoran from Exude Group. Shaemus has proved he is here for the long run, and quickly developing a name for himself in the Melbourne scene.This is a great episode for those looking to get into events, booking shows or management.

THE MARSHALL STREET PODCAST #41: Planning Your Digital Distribution

Join the Marshall Street Studios gang as they discuss relevant and irrelevant topics surrounding the Australian music industry. Touching on everything from their favourite bands to income streams, they are joined by various band members and industry guests visiting the studios. This episode Bennett and Stu unpack the huge topic that is digital distribution. What is digital distribution? What is …

THE MUSIC ACADEMY #4: Why Most Bands Don’t Rehearse Correctly

Stu hosts this week’s episode and breaks down some really simple ways to improve the productivity of your band rehearsals. Some topics include how to plan your time, removing distractions, how to set levels, and how to learn new songs. ! IMPORTANT ! We have launched our Artist Coaching & Development courses for this year. Limited spots available! Email contact@marshallstreetstudios.com …

Music Industry Hangs #15 (ft. Jacob Biviano)

This week Bennett Ferguson and Stu Watts are joined by Jacob Biviano. Jacob is steadily becoming one of the most sought after live drummers for hip-hop artists in Australia. He talks about how he has used social media to not only build his brand, but connect with artists and expand his network. Jacob is endorsed by by DW Drums, Evans …

The Music Academy #3: Your Network Determines Your Net Worth

Bennett hosts this week’s episode and goes into more networking concepts. He discusses in depth how he approaches networking with people in the industry he knows well and those that he doesn’t know very well or at all. He also talks about the concept of “intent based networking”. If you like what you hear, hit subscribe or follow on the …

The Music Academy #1: Introduction

This episode is an introduction explaining what this new segment The Music Academy is all about. Stu and Ben give a run down of what they do in the music industry and which topics they will be covering in future episodes. If you like what you hear, hit subscribe or follow on the platform you use to listen to podcasts. …