Music Business Radio

Sundays at 7pm | Mondays at 10pm

Un-predictable and un-scripted, informative and always entertaining!  A “must listen” for anyone interested in music.  That’s how our audience is describing Music Business Radio, a syndicated weekly one-hour specialty program spotlighting the inside workings of the music business.  The show is hosted by music market expert, consultant, and author, David Hooper, and features interviews with various industry professionals giving the listeners their insight and expertise into the business.  Our wide-ranging guest list include Grammy Award winning producers, artists, musicians, and songwriters….as well as, record executives, promoters and artist managers.

Recent Episodes

Music Business Radio: Brent Maher

Brent Maher is a six-time Grammy Award-winning producer and songwriter whose credits span across four decades and several musical genres. Read the full article…

Music Business Radio #205: Kevin Gr...

Kevin Griffin formed the alternative rock band Better Than Ezra in 1988. The band had great success in the 1990s with Read the full article…

Music Business Radio #204: Phin Dal...

Phin Daly runs Marathon Music Management. He is also known as the manager 3 Doors Down. Steve Robertson is SVP of A&R Read the full article…

Music Business Radio #203: Mark Ste...

Mark Steiner is the co-founder of GigSalad, a marketplace for booking bands, musicians, entertainers, speakers and services for parties, productions, and Read the full article…

Music Business Radio #202: Matt and...

Matt Bell was lead singer of The Pink Spiders and had a deal with Geffen Records. The act’s major-label debut, Teenage Graffiti was produced by Read the full article…

Music Business Radio #201: Gretchen...

Grammy nominated singer/songwriter Gretchen Peters has composed hits for Martina McBride, Etta James, Trisha Yearwood, Faith Hill, and George Strait, Read the full article…

Music Business Radio #200: Charlie ...

Annalee Cantos sits in for David Hooper to talk with Mississippi singer/songwriter Charlie Mars. You’re going to enjoy Charlie’s hilarious stories Read the full article…

Music Business Radio #199: Sheila S...

With a music industry career that spans three decades, Shelia Shipley Biddy has handled jobs from the front desk to the Read the full article…

Music Business Radio #198: Jenni Sm...

Jennie Smythe is CEO of the digital marketing agency, Girlilla Marketing. She’s worked to market dozens of top-shelf artists including Read the full article…

Music Business Radio #197: Marco Be...

For more than a decade pianist, sound-sculptor and songwriter Marco Benevento has been amassing an extensive resume of composition and Read the full article…

Music Business Radio #196: Nick Pal...

Nick Palladino is the President and primary Director for Moo Creative. He’s done work for Garth Brooks, OneRepublic, Brad Paisley, Miranda Read the full article…

Music Business Radio #195: Michael ...

Two of Music Business Radio’s favorite guests return this week – Michael Omartian and Terry Christian. Michael alone has participated Read the full article…

Music Business Radio #194: Steve Ke...

Steve Keller, CEO of iV Audio Branding, began his start in the Nashville music scene by making dance remixes of Read the full article…

Music Business Radio #193: David Du...

David Dufresne is CEO of Bandzoogle, a platform for musicians to build websites, engage fans and sell music and merchandise Read the full article…

Music Business Radio #192: Michael ...

Michael Dorf is founder and CEO of City Winery, Nashville’s newest venue and sister to City Wineries in New York Read the full article…

Music Business Radio #191: Dave Ste...

Dave Steunebrink shares his story about coming to Nashville from New Zealand, working in the music business, discovering Paramore, current projects Read the full article…

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