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Real Musicians Don't Starve

Michael Elsner
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No one wants to be a starving artist or struggling musician. Join Michael Elsner every week as he interviews the world’s most successful musicians, and dissects the strategies they’ve implemented to achieve the kind of career that every musician dreams about. If your goal is to do what you’re passionate about and create music full time, this is the podcast for you… because Real Musicians Don’t Starve!


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Latest Episodes

Keyboardist Kevin Antunes is truly the Music Director to the industry's premier artists.  Currently the MD for Madonna, he has also worked with Justin Timberlake, N'Sync, Rihanna, Brittany Spears, and so many more.  more

11 days ago

Bassist Derek Frank has traveled the world with a “who’s-who” of A-list artists and bands including Gwen Stefani, Shania Twain, Air Supply, Daniel Powter, and many others. more

4 months ago

Guitarist Tariqh Akoni has managed to pack an impressive and diverse array of experiences in his 25 years in the music industry. A perpetual student of the art, Tariqh has been a composer, producer, songwriter, studio musician, educator, musical dire... more

4 months ago


5 out of 5 stars from 18 ratings
  • LOVE LOVE LOVE this podcast!!!

    Be prepared to listen to a STAR studded line up!! This podcast is perfect for anyone who is serious about their music careers. And, it’s refreshing to hear from SO MANY A-listers who have ACTUALLY made music their livelihood!!

    Apple Podcasts
    United States8 months ago
  • Awesome,Inspiring,Insightful podcast

    Thank you Michael Elsner for such an amzing podcast, what a great idea to ask very successful musicias to explain the how, why and thought process of their success so musicians wanting to be successful themselves can learn the mindset and very insightful tips on becming a successful musician themselves.Michael is also an amazing musicians and very successful in the sync licesning business and has a great course called MAster Music Licesning , which every musician must know about , especially in ... more

    Apple Podcasts
    ric chandler
    United States8 months ago
  • Industry veteran sharing his secrets

    Michael has been in the music industry for ages... combine his expertise and his guests’ knowledge... you get an amazing podcast

    Apple Podcasts
    Australiaa year ago
  • If you’re serious about leveling up your business in music… check this out!

    Michael Elsner offers conversations with real music business professionals. He’s been very successful in his own career and is very generous and down to earth making his approach to music business practical and focussed on success and results. Def. check it out if you’re serious about results.

    Apple Podcasts
    United Statesa year ago
  • Love Love Love Michael Elsner

    Thank you Michael for creating this podcast in addition to your amazing e-book Master music licensing, and your Real Musicians Don’t Starve course. The BEST source of music biz info specifically on mindset, and actionable concerning the sync licensing world. I am building my catalog and executing steps based on your advice, thank you for making my dream attainable!

    Apple Podcasts
    Jeremy Rowe
    United Statesa year ago

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