6 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Get Signed to a Record Label

Many aspiring music artists dream of making it big. A record contract is seen as the holy grail for aspiring artists. However, as any artist will tell you, the music model has changed over the years. Some aspects of the music industry are great for everyone and some are not so cool. It is now better to be independent than to get signed to a record label. Therefore, you can be your own artist/boss, forget all about labels and make your own decisions.

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I have had two record label contracts. Both of them took money from us. We made little sustainable financial income in the process. Therefore, being signed to a label is a mistake. In this post, I am going to give you the reasons why you should avoid them.

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