MicCheck AZ Artist Survey
  • East Valley Aspiring and Working Musicians, Hello!

    Hi! This is the  Mic Check Arizona artist survey. In here we are going ask you about your music career, the online platforms you use and where you see your career heading. By way of thanks for completing this survey we will send you a copy of the full survey results so that you can see how your approach and attitudes compare to your peers.

  • First a few questions about you. What is your email
  • Where do you live in the East Valley?
  • What is your gender?
  • How old are you?
  • Thinking about your career as a musician / performer / producer, which of the following statements best describe you? (select only one)

  • How long have you been making music in your current, main music project? (select only one)

  • What does success look like for you? (Select all that apply)

  •  How important to you is being signed to a record label?

  • Which of the following best describe the amount of money you currently earn from music? (select only one)

  • Roughly how many audio streams (combined for all tracks) have you had to date on services such as Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon and Soundcloud? (select only one answer from the below)

  • Please indicate roughly what percentage of your total annual income from music comes from the following sources: (state approximate percentage for each)

  •  Thinking about your current financial position as an artist, please indicate using a scale of 1 to 5 how much each of the following statements describe your situation.

  • What sort of management relationship do you have? (select only one)

  • Now thinking about any online tools and apps that you might use, please indicate which of the following categories you use regularly. (select all that apply)

  • Which of the following music production tools do you use? (Select all that apply)

  •  Now thinking about creativity and creative control, please indicate using a scale of 1 to 5 how much each of the following statements describe your attitudes. 1 strongly disagree and 5 strongly agree 3 is neutral

  • Again, using a scale of 1 to 5, how much each of the following statements describe your attitudes about the outlook for your career and the wider music market?

    strongly disagree
    strongly agree
  • Nearly done now! Imagine that you could get advanced payments on your future streaming revenues without having to give up any of your rights (the advance could for example, be calculated and paid to you based on your predicted streaming volume and income). Please indicate how interested would you be in using such a service using a scale of 1 to 5.

  • Still thinking about the service which could give you advanced payments on your streaming income, please indicate which of the following you think would be the greatest benefit to you and your career. (select up to three)

  • Also, we will be interviewing some artists for a report that we will be writing on these results. Please indicate if you would be willing for us to email you for some follow up questions:

That's all, folks!

* End page and disqualification logic can only be seen in the live survey