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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: Del Bryant

This week Music Business Radio welcomes Del Bryant, former president and CEO of BMI and son of Nashville's first professional songwriters Boudleaux and Felice Bryant. The Bryants had over 800 cuts in their careers, including notable hits like "Rocky Top," "Wake Up...

Music Business Radio: Them Vibes

This week, Music Business Radio welcomes Nashville band Them Vibes. We'll talk about music in podcasting, how to survive as a rock 'n roll band in the 21st century and making music videos on a budget. https://www.mixcloud.com/Lightning100/music-business-radio-them-vibes/

Music Business Radio: ZZ Ward

Music Business Radio is revisiting an interview from 2017 this week with recording artist ZZ Ward. She'll talk about her move from Oregon to LA, how she got her record deal and the creation of her latest album The Storm. She'll also...

Music Business Radio: Jason Halbert

This week on MBR, we're revisiting an interview from 2015 with Jason Halbert and Kennedy Noel. Halbert is Kelly Clarkson's musical director and has worked with Reba McEntire and Trisha Yearwood among others. He is joined by his daughter, Noel, a young...

Music Business Radio: Steve Schnur

This week, MBR is revisiting an interview from 2017 with Steve Schnur, Worldwide Executive and President of Music for Electronic Arts. We talk about the early days of MTV, how Metallica sold a ton of records and how video games serve as...

Music Business Radio: Todd Mayo

This week, Music Business Radio welcomes Todd Mayo, co-founder of Music City Roots, Bluegrass Underground and The Caverns music venue. We'll talk about how he went from a radio ad executive to venue owner, musical tourism and turning a cave into a venue.

Music Business Radio: Todd & Boh Cooper

This week, Music Business Radio welcomes brothers Todd and Boh Cooper. Like countless other Nashville musicians, they got their starts at Belmont University before dropping out to hit the road as touring musicians. Since then, they've worked with artists like Dave Foster,...