Pick Yourself

Pick Yourself

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Pick Yourself is the number one podcast that helps you build and grow your electronic music artist career. You will learn strategies, mindset, tactics, and tools that you can implement today to break through tomorrow. If you’re an electronic music prod?


10 Music Industry Secrets That Will Help You Succeed in 2020
Aug 12 • 33 min
These music industry secrets will help you succeed in the long run
How To Make Money From Music And Turn Your Passion Into A Career
Aug 4 • 29 min
How to make money as a music producer or DJ
The Secret Behind An Awesome EPK for musicians and DJs
Jul 28 • 32 min
A strategic approach to creating a highly effective electronic press kit for musicians and DJs.
Music Production Tutorials - The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly
Jul 21 • 32 min
I’m going to bust the three biggest myths in music production tutorials.
The Three Best Music Marketing Strategies That Actually Work
Jul 14 • 24 min
Why tactics don’t matter and which music marketing strategies actually make a difference.
Overcoming Impostor Syndrome As An Artist
Jul 7 • 19 min
How to deal with impostor syndrome as a music producer or DJ.
How to get on Beatport charts (and why it doesn’t really matter)
Jun 30 • 22 min
What it takes to get your track charted on Beatport, Juno, or Traxsource and why it absolutely doesn’t matter.
Is Spotify Bad For Artists? The Streaming Discussion Revisited
Jun 23 • 37 min
Let’s find out whether streaming is a blessing or a curse for upcoming artists.
Feeling overwhelmed as an artist? Here’s how to deal with it
Jun 16 • 21 min
Feeling overwhelmed as an artist is normal, you just have to learn how to deal with it!
Should Music Be Political? Why Artists Need To Speak Out
Jun 9 • 19 min
We’re discussing whether music should be political or not and why artists sometimes have an obligation to speak out.
How To Get Better At Mixing (5 Easy Steps)
Jun 2 • 31 min
Let’s talk about how you can improve your mixing skills.
5 Reasons Why You Need A Website As A Music Producer Or DJ
May 26 • 36 min
Here’s why you need a website as a music producer or DJ
Ghost-Producing Techno And House - The New Normal Or The Death Of Our Scene
May 19 • 30 min
Is ghost-producing Techno and House killing our scene?
Kraftwerk And Techno: What Today’s Music Producers Can Learn From Them
May 12 • 27 min
An episode on Kraftwerk and what modern music producers can learn from them.
9 Critical Success Habits Of Music Producers And DJs
May 5 • 37 min
An episode about success habits for music producers and DJs
How To Overcome Writer’s Block As A Music Producer
Apr 28 • 31 min
An episode on dealing with writer’s block.
What Is The Best DAW For Electronic Music?
Apr 21 • 32 min
How to choose the perfect DAW for your electronic music productions.
Are Record Labels Still Relevant?
Apr 14 • 22 min
Are record labels a relic of the past or are they still relevant today?
Art vs. Capitalism And How To Escape The Dilemma
Apr 7 • 23 min
A discussion on how to create meaningful art while making a living off of your music.
Generate Song Ideas In Electronic Music Like A Pro
Mar 31 • 30 min
5 Tricks to generate song ideas in electronic music
How To Survive Any Crisis As An Artist
Mar 24 • 35 min
Helping artists survive any crisis and prepare for tough times.
Artist Image Development - Dos And Don’ts
Mar 17 • 25 min
Develop your artist image the right way.
Things Successful Artists Do
Mar 10 • 28 min
Most successful artists do these things and so should you!
Things Successful Artists Don’t Do
Mar 3 • 25 min
Find out what things successful artists don’t do (because they could potentially harm their career).
Should You Mix And Master Your Own Music?
Feb 25 • 31 min
An episode that finally answers the question if and when you should mix and master your own songs
Time management for music producers and DJs - The Secret To Success
Feb 18 • 35 min
All you need to know about time management as a music producer or DJ
Should You Study Electronic Music Or Learn By Yourself?
Feb 11 • 44 min
In episode 24 of Pick Yourself, we’re discussing the possibilities of learning music production. From studying a university degree to taking short courses, 1-on-1 coaching to self-learning.You can find a detailed blog post to this episode here.Start…
Setting Goals For Your Music Career
Feb 4 • 31 min
Proper goal-setting for music producers and DJs
Measuring Success as an Electronic Music Producer or DJ
Dec 10, 2019 • 22 min
The three dimensions that help you measure success as an electronic music producer or DJ.
Gear for Electronic Music Production - The Ultimate Guide
Dec 3, 2019 • 40 min
A guide to buying gear as an electronic music producer
Finish More Songs With These 7 Tricks
Nov 26, 2019 • 36 min
How to finish more (and better) songs.
Should You Start a Record Label?
Nov 19, 2019 • 24 min
Five big benefits of starting your own record label (+ some dangers!)
How to Submit Songs to Labels
Nov 12, 2019 • 37 min
The secret behind successful demo submissions to record labels
How to Deal with Perfectionism as an Artist
Nov 5, 2019 • 26 min
This episode is going to help you overcome perfectionism as an artist.
7 Ways to Appeal to Music Industry Professionals
Oct 29, 2019 • 38 min
An episode about how you can appeal to music industry professionals.
Instagram for DJs and Producers - Blessing or Curse?
Oct 22, 2019 • 28 min
A deep dive into the future role of Instagram for DJs and electronic music producers.
A Meaningful Social Media Strategy For DJs And Electronic Music Producers
Oct 15, 2019 • 37 min
A social media strategy for DJs and producers that will stand the test of time
Why Finding Your Tribe As An Artist Will Boost Your Career
Oct 8, 2019 • 23 min
How to find your tribe, nurture it, and grow it.
How To Build A Fanbase Of 1000 True Fans In Five Stages
Oct 1, 2019 • 28 min
Build your fanbase of 1000 true fans and make a great full-time living off your music.
How to build an artist brand without feeling awkward
Sep 24, 2019 • 26 min
Learn how to build a meaningful artist brand
Why networking in the music industry is a stupid tactic and what you should do instead
Sep 17, 2019 • 25 min
Networking is a stupid tactic. Here’s what you should do instead.
Five Ways To Earn Money As An Artist While Building Your Career
Sep 10, 2019 • 28 min
I’m showing you how to earn money in a way that helps you build your artist career.
The Best Release Promotion Strategy For Electronic Music
Sep 3, 2019 • 33 min
Promote your next release in a way that actually works.
How To Stand Out As An Upcoming Artist
Aug 27, 2019 • 30 min
You’re going to learn how you manage to stand out as an upcoming artist.
Music Marketing Is Not What You Think It Is
Aug 20, 2019 • 22 min
Busting some common myths about music marketing that are based on limiting beliefs.
Dead Skin Cells – Kamikaze Space Programme Interview (Part 2)
Aug 13, 2019 • 42 min
About “Dead Skin Cells”, the latest release by Kamikaze Space Programme.
Kamikaze Space Programme Interview (Part 1) On Creative Reinvention
Aug 6, 2019 • 42 min
Chris Jarman aka Kamikaze Space Programme talks about creative reinvention and his unique path.
Why An Artist Manager Is Not The Solution To Your Problem
Jul 29, 2019 • 28 min
Find out why having a manager (at this stage of your artist career) is a bad idea.
How To Invest In Your Music Career The Right Way
Jul 29, 2019 • 34 min
Don’t spend a penny on new equipment before listening to this episode!
The Pick Yourself Podcast – A Short Introduction
Jul 29, 2019 • 11 min
Why this podcast will help you build and grow your artist career.