For indie artists and bands I see as a common misstep they frequently take when they're just getting started developing their brand in the marketplace. That disconnect is what we as audience members expect to see and hear from the stage, whether it's a festival platform, a church platform or an outdoor pavilion. We've heard the music, we've checked...
Our first episode shares a little about your host, Gary Stripling, and gives an overview of where we're going in this podcast series. For both worship leaders & their teams and touring indie artists with alike, there will be something here for musicians d
About Your Host
Gary Stripling founded The Management Agency (TMA) in 2005 as a direct response to ministries and Christian artists’ need for professional management and development services at a reasonable price provided by someone with experience specifically related to their fields. He has worked with and served churches, ministries, and artists for over 30 years.
Gary has worked closely with some of the leading figures in the contemporary worship field including Ron Kenoly, Alvin Slaughter, Steve Fry, Carl & Leann Albrecht and many others. He has served as personal manager for Paul Wilbur (Integrity Music), Lynn DeShazo (Integrity Music), Bob Fitts (Maranatha & Integrity Music), Michael Gungor (co-wrote Dove nominated “Friend of God”), Meredith Andrews (now with Word Music), and many other independent artists nation-wide. Gary has been leading others for over 30 years as a worship leader, conference speaker, associate pastor, business administrator, road manager, consultant, office manager, and corporate development administrator. He has served numerous churches and ministries across the country.