Streamline with Mike Warner

Streamline with Mike Warner

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Interviews, tips, tricks, advice and news for creatives hungry to succeed. Whether you are a musician, manager, CEO, entrepreneur. This podcast will inspire, inform and educate you.


The Power of Third Party Playlists
Apr 30 • 78 min
With #SXSW sadly canceled. I hosted my presentation ‘The Power of Third Party Playlists’ via live stream. The power of editorial playlists has been proven in breaking many artists’ career but what happens if a release receives no editorial support? Enter…
Grahame Farmer (Part Two)
Mar 28 • 32 min
Grahame Farmer is the founder of Data Transmission and a coach for artists through #BOOSTDJ. In this episode Grahame shares various tips for artists relating to productivity, releases and more. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to…
Grahame Farmer (Part One)
Mar 27 • 32 min
Grahame Farmer is the founder of Data Transmission and a coach for artists through #BOOSTDJ. In this episode Grahame shares various tips for artists relating to productivity, releases and more. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to…
Evan Price (Part Two)
Mar 20 • 34 min
Evan Price is a music entrepreneur based in Chicago, IL. He is the founder and artist manager at Artist Collective LLC - a music consulting company that focuses on the branding and monetization of music for independent artists. —- This episode is…
Evan Price (Part One)
Mar 16 • 36 min
Evan Price is a music entrepreneur based in Chicago, IL. He is the founder and artist manager at Artist Collective LLC - a music consulting company that focuses on the branding and monetization of music for independent artists. —- This episode is…
Andrea Young (Part Two)
Feb 18 • 28 min
Andrea Young is the founder and chief playlisting officer of Digital Promotions Group (DPG), partnering with artists and their teams to build their presence on the streaming platforms. At DPG, Young has worked with hundreds of artists in the past three…
Andrea Young (Part One)
Feb 13 • 30 min
Andrea Young is the founder and chief playlisting officer of Digital Promotions Group (DPG), partnering with artists and their teams to build their presence on the streaming platforms. At DPG, Young has worked with hundreds of artists in the past three…
AfterSound (Part Two)
Jan 21 • 30 min
AfterSound is an independent songwriter, producer, food lover with a keen interest in music tech. We discuss his story and share some predictions for 2020! —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
AfterSound (Part One)
Jan 18 • 36 min
AfterSound is an independent songwriter, producer, food lover with a keen interest in music tech. We discuss his story and share some predictions for 2020! —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Simon Field (Part Two)
Dec 29, 2019 • 28 min
Simon Field is a talented producer with his songs landing placements in Californication, plus various TV Shows and Movies. In this episode Simon shares his story from a producer for other artists, to becoming the artist. We also discuss how Simon’s landed…
Simon Field (Part One)
Dec 28, 2019
Simon Field is a talented producer with his songs landing placements in Californication, plus various TV Shows and Movies. In this episode Simon shares his story from a producer for other artists, to becoming the artist. We also discuss how Simon’s landed…
Cherie Hu 2019 Music Tech Recap and 2020 Predictions
Dec 26, 2019 • 66 min
Cherie Hu joins me to discuss key developments in music tech for 2019 + predictions for 2020. In this episode we talk about Community, Voice, AI and much more. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
Live Streaming for Musicians with Karen Allen
Dec 24, 2019 • 62 min
Karen Allen is the author of Twitch for Musicians. Karen teaches artists how to grow an engaged fan base, make real money, and have FUN as music livestreamers on Twitch! As a consultant, Karen works with digital entertainment companies to help them figure…
Jay Gilbert & Michael Brandvold
Dec 23, 2019 • 93 min
Jay Gilbert & Michael Brandvold join me to discuss changes to the music industry in 2019, holiday housekeeping for artists, hacked Spotify accounts, voice assistants and so much more. This audio for this episode is take from a livestream we hosted on…
How to Get Playlisted: Create Your Stream Team
Sep 15, 2019 • 59 min
Music streaming services are the new radio, and getting on a big playlist can jumpstart your career. This was recorded live at the CD Baby DIY Musician Conference featuring myself and George Goodrich (CEO of Playlist Push). We discuss proven strategies…
Dom Alessio (Sounds Australia)
Jun 2, 2019 • 35 min
Former triple j broadcaster Dom Alessio does a lot with music. His day job is working with Sounds Australia as their Digital Export Producer. He’s also the host of the podcast Other Side Of The Tracks, a regular guest on ABC Radio, occasionally a DJ and…
Cherie Hu
May 16, 2019 • 62 min
Cherie Hu is award-winning freelance writer, editor and podcaster obsessed with how technology transforms music and culture. She writes regular columns for Billboard, Forbes and Music Business Worldwide, with additional bylines in Variety, Pitchfork and…
Sahil Lavingia (Gumroad)
Apr 29, 2019 • 50 min
Sahil Lavingia is the founder and CEO of Gumroad, a web platform that has paid out almost $200 million dollars to creators. Sahil shares the story of how Gumroad was created, expands on the challenges faced, he even shares his monthly salary and how much…
Oliver Wellington (Headliner)
Apr 24, 2019 • 32 min
Oliver Wellington is the co-founder of Headliner.app - one of the most popular audio to video creators on the market! We discuss Lyric Videos, Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, 911 calls and Oliver shares various content ideas to keep your social media…
Bree Noble (Profitable Musician Summit)
Apr 22, 2019 • 39 min
Bree Noble is a singer-songwriter, podcaster, coach and co-founder of the Profitable Musician Summit. Bree is focused on mentoring and coaching musicians through a step by step program that helps guide musicians through their journey of making a living…
Rick Barker (Music Industry Blueprint)
Apr 16, 2019 • 34 min
Rick Barker has an extensive career in the music industry. With a start in radio, to managing Taylor Swift early in her career, he now helps artists around the world to achieve their dreams through his MIB Masterclass and coaching programs. Hear Rick’s…
Lance Allen (500,000 monthly listeners on Spotify)
Mar 29, 2019 • 67 min
Lance Allen has 500,000 monthly listeners on Spotify and has made enough money through Spotify to pay off his mortgage. Hear his inspirational story in this extended episode, packed full of tips, tricks and hacks! —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor:…
Rosie Taylor (Feels / WOMPP)
Mar 21, 2019 • 41 min
Rosie is one half of the undeniably fun and extremely talented electronic duo ‘Feels’. Rosie is also a co-founder of WOMPP. We discuss the lack of Female representation in the music industry, lost luggage, SXSW showcases and much more. You can find more…
JoeySuki (Artist Coaching)
Mar 9, 2019 • 39 min
JoeySuki had a tremendous career as a Producer and touring DJ but realized this lifestyle was no longer for him. In this interview we talk about his personal struggles within the music industry and how he is helping other artists through his Artist…
Nick Ditri (The Disco Fries)
Mar 4, 2019 • 42 min
Nick is one half of the chart topping duo The Disco Fries, manages a pop artist, runs a label and is a touring DJ. We discuss focus, sample packs, collaboration, feedback and even DM’s with Tiesto. Follow @thediscofries and @dicknitri on Instagram to keep…
Vianney Ausseil (Let Me Hear It)
Feb 27, 2019 • 42 min
Vianney Ausseil is the founder of Let Me Hear It. An independent record label with a strong focus on streaming services. In this episode we discuss release strategies, editorial pitches, health, work ethic and so much more. More information on Vianney and…
Playlist pluggers and pushing your music everywhere
Jan 1, 2019 • 4 min
I wanted to give my two cents on playlist pluggers and what to look out for to make sure you don’t get burned. I also discuss the importance of pushing your music everywhere and not just focusing on one service. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor:…
Apple Music for Artists updates
Dec 13, 2018 • 4 min
Apple Music have just announced some updates to their Connect posts and Apple Music for Artists. Tune in to this episode for the latest information. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Live Playlist Workshop from EMC Sydney
Dec 5, 2018 • 24 min
A live recording of my playlisting workshop from the Electronic Music Conference in Sydney, Australia. While the audio may be rough, the content is amazing and well worth your time. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
Spotify for Podcasters is now in BETA
Oct 4, 2018 • 3 min
Spotify for Podcasters is now in BETA. I was able to add my Podcast in 15 minutes using the new submission system. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Ministry of Sound Apple Music exclusive playlists
Oct 3, 2018 • 4 min
Ministry of Sound and Apple Music strike an exclusive deal for all of their playlists. What does this mean for fans of the music label who use other streaming services? —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
Upload your music to Spotify directly
Sep 20, 2018 • 3 min
In what looks to be another exciting announcement for independent artists, Spotify will soon allow uploading of music directly through Spotify for Artists. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
How can I make money as a curator?
Sep 17, 2018 • 3 min
You’ve got a great playlist and some followers… but how can you make some money as an independent curator. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Should I do an exclusive release?
Sep 13, 2018 • 4 min
Should I do an exclusive release or release my music everywhere? —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Stop talking about music
Sep 7, 2018 • 4 min
Stop talking about music, keep it fun. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
E-book Updates
Aug 19, 2018 • 2 min
This may come as no surprise but the Work Hard Playlist Hard e-book was already falling out of date. Listen to this podcast and get in touch with your feedback to potentially see it included in the next update! —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor:…
Productivity tip for Messenger users
Aug 13, 2018 • 3 min
Do you use Facebook Messenger for your communications and find yourself distracted from the news feed and frequent notifications. Here’s a productivity tip that may just save you from hours of scrolling and help you to be more productive while still being…
Guaranteed Release Radar placement
Aug 5, 2018 • 3 min
Ever had a song come out and it wasn’t included in Release Radar? Thanks to Spotify’s new submissions system your priority song will be placed in Release Radar for all of your followers. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
How to grow a playlist following
May 25, 2018 • 2 min
A short clip from the Gaming Music Playlists panel at Vegas Music Summit. Listen to this episode to how to grow a playlist following from friends, social media, gates and artists. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
Why ISRC codes are so important
Mar 20, 2018 • 5 min
Have you ever wondered how some artists seem to have millions of streams on their songs the day their album drops. Why do some artists release compilations of previously released material? How do all the stream counts for the same song across multiple…
Related Artists on Spotify
Feb 20, 2018 • 3 min
Does the related artists section of your artist profile seem a bit off? Here’s a tip for how to correct it by connecting your last.fm account to Spotify. Shout out to Vick and Grady from almost awake for the question, check out their music on your…
Uploading bootlegs to streaming services legally
Feb 5, 2018 • 7 min
Got some old bootlegs and unofficial remixes that keep getting ripped offline and blacklisted. Let’s talk about a site called MixBank that is allowing artists to upload their bootlegs, get them cleared, added to streaming services… and even pay them a cut…
What is a gate?
Feb 5, 2018 • 4 min
Chances are you’ve gone through a gate and never even realized. Gates help to grow an artists or curators following by offering something in return in the form of a submission or a free download. Services mentioned include show.co and toneden.io —- This…