Made It In Music: Interviews With Artists, Songwriters, And Music Industry Pros
Made It In Music: Interviews With Artists, Songwriters, And Music Industry Pros
Full Circle Music: A Nashville Recording Studio & Online Music Education Academy
Many want to "make it" in the music industry. Few successfully make it in. Even fewer stay in. The goal of this podcast is to help bring some clarity to your path towards a music career. We want to help you not only get in, but stay in. To this end, hosts Seth Mosley and X O'Connor will dig deep with luminaries of the music industry. These are people who have "made it" and today have very notable careers. Many are Grammy winners and work with prominent record labels. Some of our listeners might be on the creative side as a songwriter, artist, producer, or engineer. Others might be on the business side interested in marketing, management, A&R, or radio. The "Made It In Music Podcast" is designed to serve both sides; we are certain you will find a place in this community. How do you get a record deal, get a hit artist to cut your song, build fans, or get on tours? We tackle these questions and more. Before you know it, you will be able to say that you too have "Made It In Music!" Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Making Money in Music: Your Questions Answered (Part 1)
In part 1 of this episode, Riley Taylor sat down with GRAMMY award winning songwriter and producer Seth Mosley for an “Ask Me Anything” session to discuss making money in music. This episode was recorded with our live online audience from our Song Chasers Community. You can learn more about Song Chasers at joinsongchasers.com. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Feb 20
46 min
What They Don't Tell You About The Music Industry (Part 2)
Sam Tinnesz is a singer-songwriter and composer based in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. He is known for his alternative and pop-rock style of music, which often incorporates elements of electronic and cinematic music. Tinnesz has released several albums and singles, and his music has been featured in various films, TV shows, and commercials. Some of his most popular songs include "Play With Fire", "Legends Are Made", "Even If It Hurts", and "Babel". Tinnesz has also collaborated with other musicians, including Christian rapper Lecrae and singer-songwriter Ruelle.Check out Sam’s website here: https://www.samtinnesz.comPaul Duncan is a songwriter and worship leader from the LA area.  As a frequent collaborator with many of Christian music’s top artists, Paul has had many No. 1 radio singles.  Based out of Los Angeles, his songs have been featured on various TV shows and have been heard in radio stations and churches around the world.  Some of his most popular songs include Lauren Daigle’s “Light of the World,” “Still Rolling Stones,” and “Hold On To Me.” Paul is the co-host and co-founder of the podcast “Songcraft: Spotlight on Songwriters,” which features in-depth conversations with writers whose music has stood the test of time. Check out Paul’s website here: https://centricitypublishing.com/writers/paul-duncan/ Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Jan 30
26 min
What They Don't Tell You About The Music Industry (Part 1)
Sam Tinnesz is a singer-songwriter and composer based in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. He is known for his alternative and pop-rock style of music, which often incorporates elements of electronic and cinematic music. Tinnesz has released several albums and singles, and his music has been featured in various films, TV shows, and commercials. Some of his most popular songs include "Play With Fire", "Legends Are Made", "Even If It Hurts", and "Babel". Tinnesz has also collaborated with other musicians, including Christian rapper Lecrae and singer-songwriter Ruelle.Check out Sam’s website here: https://www.samtinnesz.comPaul Duncan is a songwriter and worship leader from the LA area.  As a frequent collaborator with many of Christian music’s top artists, Paul has had many No. 1 radio singles.  Based out of Los Angeles, his songs have been featured on various TV shows and have been heard in radio stations and churches around the world.  Some of his most popular songs include Lauren Daigle’s “Light of the World,” “Still Rolling Stones,” and “Hold On To Me.” Paul is the co-host and co-founder of the podcast “Songcraft: Spotlight on Songwriters,” which features in-depth conversations with writers whose music has stood the test of time. Check out Paul’s website here: https://centricitypublishing.com/writers/paul-duncan/ Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Jan 9
44 min
What Industry Pros Are Looking For (Part 2)
Brad O’Donnell is Co-President of Capitol Christian Music Group based in Nashville, TN. His wide musical background and ambitious vision has helped him excel in a variety of roles from A&R to marketing and promotion. He was instrumental in developing sixstepsrecords and played a large role in the success of rapper NF. With a Master’s degree in Music from the University of Miami, Brad has earned esteem as a musician, songwriter, and producer.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Dec 19, 2023
36 min
What Industry Pros Are Looking For (Part 1)
Brad O’Donnell is Co-President of Capitol Christian Music Group based in Nashville, TN. His wide musical background and ambitious vision has helped him excel in a variety of roles from A&R to marketing and promotion. He was instrumental in developing sixstepsrecords and played a large role in the success of rapper NF. With a Master’s degree in Music from the University of Miami, Brad has earned esteem as a musician, songwriter, and producer.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Dec 5, 2023
36 min
My Story in Music & Lessons I’ve Learned Along the Way (Part 2)
David Smallbone is the father and manager of For King & Country and Rebecca St. James. After a devastating business loss, David desired a fresh start and moved from Australia to the United States with his wife and children. Having faced poverty and the challenges of starting over in a new country, the family was eventually able to overcome their struggles through strong faith and a dedication to love and family. Today, David is a driving force in the music careers of For King & Country and Rebecca St. James, and the family’s dedication to God and each other has helped them remain successful in the long term. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Nov 14, 2023
17 min
My Story in Music & Lessons I’ve Learned Along the Way (Part 1)
David Smallbone is the father and manager of For King & Country and Rebecca St. James. After a devastating business loss, David desired a fresh start and moved from Australia to the United States with his wife and children. Having faced poverty and the challenges of starting over in a new country, the family was eventually able to overcome their struggles through strong faith and a dedication to love and family. Today, David is a driving force in the music careers of For King & Country and Rebecca St. James, and the family’s dedication to God and each other has helped them remain successful in the long term. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Oct 31, 2023
32 min
Mastering Film & TV Songwriting (Part 2)
Tommee Profitt is a producer, songwriter, and award-winning composer for TV and film.  Over the past few years alone, he has achieved tremendous success, earning awards and accolades for his genre-warping production work with platinum-selling artists such as Migos, Hunter Hayes, Josh Groban, Avril Lavigne, and NF.  Profitt produced rapper/singer/songwriter NF’s 2017 single which which went six-times platinum, hit #1 on Billboard’s US Mainstream Top 40 chart, and surpassed a billion streams worldwide.  Furthermore, Tommee’s cover of Linkin Park’s “In The End” has accumulated over 75 billion worldwide views/streams across all platforms.  His other productions include 9 RIAA certified Platinum singles, 21 Gold singles, 2 Platinum albums, and 1 Gold album.Check out Tommee’s website here: https://www.tommeeprofitt.com/ Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Oct 24, 2023
13 min
Mastering Film & TV Songwriting (Part 1)
Tommee Profitt is a producer, songwriter, and award-winning composer for TV and film.  Over the past few years alone, he has achieved tremendous success, earning awards and accolades for his genre-warping production work with platinum-selling artists such as Migos, Hunter Hayes, Josh Groban, Avril Lavigne, and NF.  Profitt produced rapper/singer/songwriter NF’s 2017 single which which went six-times platinum, hit #1 on Billboard’s US Mainstream Top 40 chart, and surpassed a billion streams worldwide.  Furthermore, Tommee’s cover of Linkin Park’s “In The End” has accumulated over 75 billion worldwide views/streams across all platforms.  His other productions include 9 RIAA certified Platinum singles, 21 Gold singles, 2 Platinum albums, and 1 Gold album.Check out Tommee’s website here: https://www.tommeeprofitt.com/ Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Oct 10, 2023
44 min
Mastering Demo Production: A Beginner's Guide (Part 2)
In this episode, Riley Taylor sat down with Seth Mosley to discuss “Demo Production for Dummies.”  The episode was recorded with our live online audience from our Song Chasers Community.  You can learn more about Song Chasers at joinsongchasers.com.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Sep 26, 2023
29 min
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