We’ve looked at fan funding a lot – such as in this great post full of tips here.
But, this post on Digital Music News reduces the advice to 3 great points that you NEED to know.
Today, as we watch the labels shift and recorded revenue streams dry up, the idea of patronage has resurfaced. Platforms like Kickstarter and Pledge Music market themselves as direct financing engines and have helped artists raise some serious cash. And this can work: I just raised more than $10,000 on Kickstarter, but not before learning some surprising lessons.