If you want to start a label, or do a label’s functional job for your own musical project, just start doing it and figure it out as you go. Here are some things that might help you and save you some time if you choose to take this path as well.
If you’re working a day job to fund your music career, you may feel like you haven’t “made it” yet as a real musician. But when you consider the paths of many famous musicians, you’ll notice that working a “regular job” while pursuing music on the side is something that many now-iconic artists have done.
In fact, many successful musicians kept on working at their day jobs, even after “making it big” in the music business. Here are eight musicians who held onto their day jobs while building their music career.