Episode 16 – Musician’s Moving Online 1 – Interview With David Wallimann

If you are trying to make a living online as a musician then you need to listen to this podcast and the others that will be soon coming out titled "Musicians Moving Online". In this first episode Ged Brockie of GMI speaks with Youtube high flyer David Wallimann. David is a fund of incredibly useful knowledge that any guitarist or musician wishing to create a Youtube channel should listen to as they embark on the Youtube experience.


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Musician’s Moving Online 1 – Youtube Guitar Guru David Wallimann

Musicians moving online David Wallimann

This is the first in a series of podcasts (which are not offered in sequential order across the series) which deals with the subject of how to create a successful offering online as a musician and actually make a living doing so. The first interview is with guitarist David Wallimann. David has built up a Youtube channel that has at this point in writing amassed an impressive 78k subscribers! David gives the low down on how he has achieved this and the pitfalls to watch out for. As well as this he gives facts and figures on income from Youtube advertising and how he supports this income in other ways.

Podcast Ep 16 – Table Of Contents

1.46 Wallimann – what’s in a name?
4.08 Discovering guitar in France.
4.30 Moving to the USA.
7.50 Getting into the band Glass Hammer.
10.35 Learning to live with your musical reality.
13.53 Beginning to work online.
15.22 Main influences and talking about the online experience.
16.54 The way that the Internet and digital assets have changed music creation and learning.
22.04 Do you make a living from the Internet?
24.00 The secret that needs to be learned to succeed on Youtube and the Internet.
32.53 Learning from another Youtube expert.
34.42 The future developments and direction.
35.23 Using Kickstarter to release an album.
41.52 Dealing with slow or non growth in your Youtube channel and burnout.
45.42 Where all the ideas come from.


More About David’s Youtube Channel, Links & Other Online Content

Here is David Wallimann’s Youtube channel trailer which is an excellent exemplar of how to go about making one and what you should put in your content.

Some more examples of David’s Youtube channel lessons which cover a huge range of topics and are very popular across his channel.

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Links To David’s Website & Other Online Content

Here are some handy links to David’s other online content!

David’s website can be found here David Wallimann website.

Here you can see a selection of guitar lessons by David at Guitar Playback.

The Jamplay course spoken about in the podcast.

Finally, here is a blog interview that David gave to Live4Guitar.


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