Ryan A.’s Answer
I too love music!
I would try to get in with a promoter and start out at the bottom. in 2000 I worked for V2 records as a street team member got to represent and set up concert promotions for the White Stripes, The Black Crowes, Elbow, David Bowie was on the label. It was paid and I made contact today that help me go to shows or other great things.
The Industry has changed. If you play get out there and show your talents, #network find music related business contacts on LinkedIn, Soundcloud, Facebook.
Success is relative. I'm sure what you want out your career? Is it money and fame? That's not easy and you have to have to give it your all. Learn the business aspect as well and be your own promoter if you are intending to be an artist.
Read Industry Books. But you have to have a goal and go for it! Sing your way into their hearts and heads! We all can relate to music; use that as fuel! #music #business #artist #promotions