At times, indie musicians land on a plateau. With their career becoming stagnant, they find it difficult to move forward to make a progress. If this is your situation, this article will help you to devise the right strategies and take the necessary efforts to give momentum to your journeys.


What is the point?

Despite playing and putting yourself out there, you might discover that you are not moving forward. This situation can steal your motivation and dry up your ideas. Nevertheless, this is the time when you must become part of a caring and sharing community that can give the much-needed encouragement you are lacking. Once you pool up the right resources and make the right planning, you will understand that you just have to be willing to think differently in order to make progress.

Start asking questions

List out a few artists performing well and you are envious of. Maybe they are on the right track that you must get into. Reach out to those artists and get their advice. Admire their work and this will make them feel they are noticed. They will come forward to share their ideas with you.

Become part of some community

You will feel empowered by connecting with many aspiring indie musicians who are on the same platform as you, struggling to make their way forward. This will make you escape the stale atmosphere you have been living in so far and feel a fresh air inspiring you. A lot of things can be achieved when you put your ideas together.

State your goals clearly

When you are stuck with something, it is easy to get lost in beating around the bush not knowing how to think systematically. In the first place, sharpen your thinking and identify what you like to achieve in your career. Write down what aspects you will like to improve now. Seek out some different approaches and forums to work in new lines.

By Patrick Hill on May 27, 2018.