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Status Escalate Podcast | Music business resource for planning & execution

The Status Escalate podcast is a bi-weekly music business show where you will learn tips and tricks of the trade from guests who've gained success in various fields of business. From artists and musicians to successful entrepreneurs of all sorts, providing "outside of the box" ways to approach your career. From promotional strategies and social media tips to my Top 3 (Dos, Don'ts & Must Haves), we're providing tools and info to help plan and execute your next moves in the music business.
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Nov 23, 2016
Today’s guest from the Rhyme and Reason show on 101.1FM The Beat in Phoenix, Arizona. My brotha Mattlocks. Not only is my dude a radio personality and a DJ but he’s also a photographer, marathon runner and he teaches a music business class at Phoenix University. 
Thank you for subscribing to the show, rating and reviewing it cause it really helps a lot. 
 
**Contest**
Farmers Market Hawaii and Status Escalate Podcast are gonna giving away a prize pack with stickers, music and a FREE unreleased, Farmers Market Hat to 1 lucky winner who can answer the question. “What’s the secret sauce.” Find the answer in my episode with Keoni PainKillers Payton and go to 310music.net/sep to enter…
We’ll announce the winner on our show December 21st.
 
01:24 - Guest Introduction
02:04 - Rhyme and Reason indie Hip-Hop show
03:10 - Exposed to music by family
04:00 - Trading Tapes: Getting underground music before the internet
05:30 - Early Hip-Hop inspirations
07:15 - Don’t let people borrow your tapes!
08:50 - Kahlee’s early Hip-Hop years
11:00 - Easy sometimes equals less special moments
12:40 - Hip-Hop rules not being respected
18:50 - Classic Hip-Hop Stations
19:40 - Radio, Podcasting, Satellite Radio
22:44 - "Everybody wants FREE"
24:57 - Growning an audience through podcasting
26:30 - Numbers don’t lie but are relative
29:10 - People navigate through the bull-shit
30:40 - Finding music for Rhyme and Reason Radio
33:11 - Submitting music to Radio DJs
36:14 - Soaking up game
37:20 - Make friends with the DJ
38:00 - Strip clubs break music too
39:20 - A good song submission email
40:10 - Embrace the criticism
41:08 - You must have tough skin
43:50 - Daily Routines: Exercise & Meditation
47:47 - Life Hacks: Time Management & Drinking Water
50:20 - Running and setting goals for a marathon
53:10 - Daily Obstacles: Don’t take things personal
**Listen to the AudioBook: The Four Agreements for free at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PzuDoCpHHAc
57:53 - Failure turned success: Being too comfortable
1:04:23 - Rules for collaboration: Gotta be good people
1:10:16 - Ensuring Execution: Dream Board, Keeping a Calendar, and accountability 
1:16:10 - Top 3
Do: have passion
Don’t: be negative
Must Have: Humility
1:21:50 - Words to live by: Treat people the way you want t be treated
1:24:00 - Contact info and outro
Rhyme and Reason Radio - Friday Nights from Midnight - 2am 
For Past shows visit: MixCloud.com/RhymeRadio 
Listen at AZtheBeat.com or on the AZ The Beat App: iTunes | Google Play
-Music Business class at Phoenix College in Phoenix, AZ: Music Business 109 & 110
Instructor: Matthew Kirkpatrick
 
*Contact Mattlocks*
Social Media =  @RhymeRadio
 

***Sponsors***

 www.DeadStockCloset.com 

DeadStock Closet is a clothing shop specializing in vintage gear and accessories of all styles and brands. Hand cleaned, ironed and ready to wear upon delivery. Receive a 10% discount plus an addition discount for your next order when using the promo code "SEPodcast" at checkout. "Vintage Flyness straight to your doorstep."

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www.StatusEscalate.com

Status Escalate is a PR company who’s purpose is to create awareness for you as an artist and expand your brand. 
Status Escalate has been spreading the word on new, up and coming artists for years with a strong focus on Hip-Hop.
Go to the contact section at StatusEscalate.com to discuss a package and rates. 
Mention this podcast in the subject and receive 50% off your first project.
 
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The Hip-Hop Podcast network with great shows like: The 2mex Hologram podcast and Hologram Radio showReally Tho?!? with Cookbook, Crappy Awesome Podcast with Mr. Arash and KILLcRey, Life on the Road with 60EastThe Orcastrated Podcast with Noa James and Lesa J, Culture Sessions with Malathion & Arkyve the Nomad Prod by Spokbeats, & Proof of Life Radio hosted by KILLcRey and Myself.
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Music by Gangstarr - Work
Production by DJ Premier - Lyrics by Guru (R.I.P.
Nov 9, 2016

Today my guest is JustUs Samuel from Respect the Underground. He's been a name and brand in the Arizona Hip-Hop scene for over a decade, but over the past few years shifted his focus more onto the event production side of things. He's now preparing for the 3rd annual Arizona Hip-Hop Festival. An indoor/Outdoor event covering the span of 4 city blocks. and he’s doing it on November 19th which has been officially declared by the Mayor as Phoenix's Hip-Hop day.

 
*Contest*
Farmers Market Hawaii and Status Escalate Podcast are gonna giving away a prize pack with stickers, music and a FREE unreleased, Farmers Market Hat to 1 lucky winner who can answer the question. “What’s the secret sauce.” Find the answer in my episode with Keoni PainKillers Payton and go to 310music.net/sep to enter… we’ll announce the winner on our show December 21st. Now lets get into the show with my homie Cookbook.

01:35 - Guest Introduction

02:18 - Cut Throat Logic, over 15 years in the game

03:45 - Signing to Rawkus Records

06:16 - Underground Railroad 4.0

07:25 - Artists Throwing your own shows

09:04 - Pulling all resources for a “special event”

11:25 - Promo and Hustle must be 2nd nature

12:26 - Be a Jack of All Trades because...

16:50 - AZ HipHop Fest, F! the politics

23:38 - Live Nation

24:40 - Data is Everything

25:52 - Partnering with Master P

30:15 - Official Proclamation:  Phoenix Hip-Hop Day

35:00 - Daily Routines/Life Hacks: Early morning exercise, Coffee, Meditation & Motivational talks from YouTube

** Watch/Listen to a couple motivational links that JustUs listens to while running up a mountain every morning **

** https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hb7flHhp3KY

 

38:25 - Balancing Music and Family: Blessed with support of your family allows success

39:20 - Daily Obstacles: Exercising the Power of the Mind

41:20 - always “When" NOT “if"

42:30 - If you don’t “fit it” create your own path

43:25 - Actually present your ideas rather than just complaining

45:00 - Critics are promotional billboards

46:00 - Failure turned success: Newspaper projecting negative energy towards you. Let it motivate you

49:00 - Gyro Pizza in Tempe ?!?

49:55 - Rules before collaborations: Energy and Intuition/Do not get distracted

54:36 - Top 3 (Do, Don't & Must Have): 

Do: Your best! No regrets

Don't: Be a bullshitter

Must Have: a book to write down your goals, to dos, manifestations etc.

58:57 - "Dreams without practical application are merely day dreams”

59:18 - A book or movie recommendation: The Alchemist - FREE Audiobook Link: https://youtu.be/02X4TD6tMSk

1:01:50 - Surround yourself with people who help you progress as a human

1:02:29 - Words to live by: Speak and Act “it” into existance

1:03:00 - Speak and Think with affirmations

1:05:25 - Focus on what you want NOT what you don’t want

1:06:22 - Are you actually working your hardest?

1:08:16 - Guest contact and projects: Go to RespectTheUnderground.com and register 

-Get 2 FREE tickets to the Arizona Hip-Hop Festival by contacting RespectTheUnderground at the following link: http://www.respecttheunderground.com/contact-us **Just mention The "Status Escalate Podcast”**

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RespectTheUnderground

Twitter: https://twitter.com/R_T_Underground

 

***Sponsors***

 www.DeadStockCloset.com 

DeadStock Closet is a clothing shop specializing in vintage gear and accessories of all styles and brands. Hand cleaned, ironed and ready to wear upon delivery. Receive a 10% discount plus an addition discount for your next order when using the promo code "SEPodcast" at checkout. "Vintage Flyness straight to your doorstep."

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www.StatusEscalate.com

Status Escalate is a PR company who’s purpose is to create awareness for you as an artist and expand your brand. 
Status Escalate has been spreading the word on new, up and coming artists for years with a strong focus on Hip-Hop.
Go to the contact section at StatusEscalate.com to discuss a package and rates. 
Mention this podcast in the subject and receive 50% off your first project.
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Podcast network with great podcasts like: The 2mex Hologram podcast and Hologram Radio showReally Tho?!? with Cookbook, Crappy Awesome Podcast with Mr. Arash and KILLcRey, Life on the Road with 60EastThe Orcastrated Podcast with Noa James and Lesa J, Culture Sessions with Malathion & Arkyve the Nomad Prod by Spokbeats, & Proof of Life Radio hosted by KILLcRey and Myself.
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Music by Gangstarr - Work
Production by DJ Premier - Lyrics by Guru (R.I.P.
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