Ari's Take: Don’t Release a Song Without Completing Everything on This Checklist
This step-by-step checklist outlines the TOP 26 tasks you NEED to follow before every release so that your next single, EP, or album is a success.
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What's Inside?
This guide breaks down each piece of a successful pre-release strategy, so that you have a roadmap for your music career. 
When it comes time to releasing a song, it can feel like a scramble:
“OH CRAP! I just remembered we have to do this and that. 
Man, how did I forget about that! This has to be done in the next 3 hours. NOOO!” 
This guide will help you have fewer “oh crap” moments and have a wonderfully serene, electric, and supreme release.
  •  No more guessing on what you need to do before the release
  •  Strategies and go-to tools for each pre-release task - from market research to music videos and more
  •  Fewer “OH CRAP!” moments prior to your release
  •  World domination...Well, probably not just from this guide, but one step closer!
Who is Ari Herstand?
"Ari Herstand is the poster child of DIY Music"
-Forbes
"There is a great divide between what the young musician thinks being a rock star is and what actually working as a musician entails. Ari fills in the blanks with his light hearted yet blunt demeanor. He's the informed older brother most of us never got in this crazy, confusing industry.."
-Andy Grammar, chart topping artist
“Ari understands this space. He gives a tremendous amount of information. Anyone wanting to make music for a living should read this, period.”
-Peter Hollens, 500 million views/streams
Los Angeles based Ari Herstand (pronounced Ar*ee Her*stand), is the author of the best-selling book How To Make It in the New Music Business. It remains at the top of the Amazon charts and has been widely adopted by music business schools worldwide.

His music business advice blog, Ari's Take, has become the go-to resource for independent musicians on how to run a successful music career in the NEW music industry. Herstand's well-researched, relatable, no BS approach is why so many musicians continue to trust him for advice. He offers encouragement without condescension and maintains a "we're all in it together" attitude not found elsewhere in the space.

Ari Herstand is an independent musician who has played over 700 shows around the country, has opened for or toured with Ben Folds, Cake, Matt Nathanson, The Milk Carton Kids and Ron Pope, has performed on Ellen, and has had his music featured in countless TV shows, commercials and films. He currently leads the 1973 funk project Brassroots District.

Herstand has written for many of the top musician trade magazines and websites including Music Connection Magazine, American Songwriter, Digital Music News, Playback Magazine, CD Baby, Tunecore, Reverbnation, Roland, Discmakers, ASCAP, Hypebot and others. He has been a featured speaker at SXSW, BBC One's Amplify, ASCAP Music Expo, SF MusicTech, CD Baby's DIY Musician Conference and Berklee College of Music.
Ari Herstand is an independent musician who has played over 700 shows around the country, has opened for or toured with Ben Folds, Cake, Matt Nathanson, The Milk Carton Kids and Ron Pope, has performed on Ellen, and has had his music featured in countless TV shows, commercials and films. He currently leads the 1973 funk project Brassroots District.
Herstand has written for many of the top musician trade magazines and websites including Music Connection Magazine, American Songwriter, Digital Music News, Playback Magazine, CD Baby, Tunecore, Reverbnation, Roland, Discmakers, ASCAP, Hypebot and others. He has been a featured speaker at SXSW, BBC One's Amplify, ASCAP Music Expo, SF MusicTech, CD Baby's DIY Musician Conference and Berklee College of Music.
As an actor, he has co-starred in TV shows including Transparent, Doubt, Aquarius, Mad Men, 2 Broke Girls, The Fosters, Sam & Cat and Touch.
"Ari Herstand is the poster child of DIY Music"
-Forbes
"There is a great divide between what the young musician thinks being a rock star is and what actually working as a musician entails. Ari fills in the blanks with his light hearted yet blunt demeanor. He's the informed older brother most of us never got in this crazy, confusing industry.."
-Andy Grammar
“Ari understands this space. He gives a tremendous amount of information. Anyone wanting to make music for a living should read this, period.”
-Peter Hollens, 500 million views/streams
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