Inside Music Podcast #31 – James Cassar & Corey Purvis (Near Mint Records)

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On this episode of INSIDE MUSIC, host James Shotwell chats with Near Mint Records’ co-founders James Cassar and Corey Purvis. Together, the three discuss what it’s like running a record label in 2015, as well as the numerous ways Near Mint is working to stand out from their competition. The conversation eventually turns to the future, which is when Near Mint’s leaders share some thoughts on what they plan to accomplish and how they are going to make it all happen. If you ever thought about starting a label, or if you just want to know the realities of launching a business in music today, this is one episode you cannot miss!

The music you hear in the intro to ‘Inside Music’ this week is “Great White North” from Well Kept Things. You can learn more about that song, as well as the album it hails from, on the official website of Antique Records.

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James Shotwell

James Shotwell is the Director of Customer Engagement at Haulix and host of the company's podcast, Inside Music. He is also a public speaker known for promoting careers in the entertainment industry, as well as an entertainment journalist with over a decade of experience. His bylines include Rolling Stone, Alternative Press, Substream Magazine, Nu Sound, and Under The Gun Review, among other popular outlets.