Stage Name: This is an opportunity to have a name just for your music or if you're in a band situation this is where you need to use it.
Name: Well this is easy !
Country: This tab is to let everyone know where you're from and this also puts you on the world map check out the ("map view") its so cool.
Join Hub: The unique part of Music Equity (M.E). We have designed hubs to make the world a smaller marketplace, making sure an artist like you gets noticed.
Paypal: The Idea of Music Equity (M.E) is that you sell your music online. We use Paypal as its a secure place to do transactions online every time one of your songs sell. You have money in your PayPal account within minutes every time so make sure you use your social media pages and tell everyone about your Music Equity page.
Biography: Now this is an opportunity for people to read up on what you're all about. You can make it personal as well just make sure its family friendly to make sure you are attracting everyone. Everyone buys music so don't eliminate possible customers.
YouTube: Utilize YouTube and create a promotional video for yourself or your band. Let people know who you are out there in the Music world. If you have videos of different interviews of you or your band upload them, let your fans check them out. Don't give your music away.
Links: At the bottom of your profile page add your links such as Face Book, Twitter, Webpage or any other links that will enable your fans to get in touch with you.
This page will be updated regularly so keep checking back for more tips.
Introduction Videos: We want introductory videos of yourself or your band. This way people will know who you are it's like how musicians have an advert on their album they do it not only to sell their album. But to sell themselves as an musician and artist don't just put up music videos on YouTube use YouTube to put up a face to face video make it like your fans can interact with you. Sell Yourself
Uploading Songs: No doubt you as a musician has a favourite singer or song you can relate to. This is what your fans would also do with your songs they will be able to relate to the message in your lyrics. Uploading is easy by simply going to the upload button on your profile on M.E click upload then your tracks will uploaded instantly onto your profile. Just make sure that your song's lyrics are radio friendly and contain no obscene words by doing that a lot of people will be coming back for more.
Upcoming Events: This is like your calendar of events on M.E if you have any upcoming performances or live gigs. Make sure that you the musician schedules these into your calendar so your fans or people can come and watch you and your band live just like the big names in the Music World have done. It's a grueling task but that's how those big musicians have made an impact on the Music World.
Formatting tracks to mp3: If the tracks that you upload onto Music Equity are in a WAV or W.M.A format. We have a free MP3 programme called http://online-audio-converter.com/ It converts your tracks to MP3. Its simple to use and by following the instructions it can be done very easily. This is an option
My name is shaun diver, born in yass, nsw,australia in 1985..
Ive lived everywhere from east to west and from north to south of australia.. and now live in brisbane qld.. i work a regular job just like any other... playing music for me is almost therapeutic, its a nice way to get things off my mind... the songs i write are kind of about things that have happened to or around me or relatable to someone in some way.. i know i will continue to play and write and i hope people keep listening... cheers shaun