Getting music signed seems to be everyone's main goal - producers, rappers, bands, and song writers. I'm here to explain that it might not be the best thing for you to be aiming for right now, but I've also got some pointers to boost your chances should you still want that precious record deal.
Modern society has a strange fascination with calling out anyone who 'takes an L'. Especially online. The stigma attached to taking a loss is toxic and is holding everyone back from taking chances and putting themselves out there out of fear of being ridiculed.
I fell into the trap. And not the bass variety haha. At some point in the last while I became way too consumed with looking ahead and aiming for bigger and bigger things. Which generally helps you move forward, but doesn't do much for your happiness and gratitude. You forget to be thankful for the goals you reach along the way.
I rounded up my Bx friends for a little invite-only party on the weekend and safe to say things got a little raucous. I couldn't think of a better way to spend a Saturday afternoon than raving inside a smoked-out shipping container with my closest friends.