Another episode of Behind the Music is coming up soon, we will be talking on this episode about how CD Baby helped millions of independent artists to release their music on all streaming platforms without being signed to a label. Also, how through CD Baby artists were able to collect and make revenue from their music, as well as how to stay a successful independent artist with CD Baby's marketing and analytics tools.
Our guest Kevin Breuner, CD Baby’s SVP of Marketing, has spent over 22 years working in the music business, both as a recording artist and an industry professional. A San Diego native, Kevin went east to attend Belmont University in Nashville, TN where he studied Music and Music Business. After college, he joined the Atlanta-based band Smalltown Poets who later signed a recording contract with a major label under the EMI umbrella. Their self-titled debut album received critical acclaim, selling over 200,000 copies and landing the guys with a Grammy nomination, plus multiple Dove Award nominations. Over their career, Smalltown Poets has amassed ten Top 10 songs on radio, with two reaching the coveted #1 spot.
Behind The Music is an initiative by Dubai Media City and ON.DXB to support budding musicians, through expert insights on how to turn talent into fruitful success stories.
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