PATREON FOR MUSICIANS

100,000+ creators use Patreon to run their creative membership business

Why should musicians use membership?

Predictable & sustainable revenue
Monthly pledges means you know exactly what you’re getting paid each month.
Retain full control
Still want to run ads, do brand deals, or work with sponsors? Cool with us!
Your music, your schedule
Posting tracks weekly? Waiting to release an album? No matter what, you call the shots.

Popular features for musicians

Gated content
Offer access to your unreleased music libraries or early access to new albums.
Manage benefits & merch
Easily track and fulfill membership benefits quickly.
Direct fan engagement
Tools to message and engage with your members directly.

Notable musicians on Patreon

Ben Folds
Pentatonix
Kina Grannis
Andrew Huang
Amanda Palmer
Gift of Gab
Zola Jesus
Jacob Collier
Ben Folds
Musician

“Like all recording artists, I’ve kept my eye on what creative tools the internet might afford. Patreon is unique; it’s a platform that interests me. I’ve spent an entire career traveling, coming to your towns to play music. Now I’m inviting you to my place.”

Resources for musicians

What Benefits Should Musicians Offer?
How can you make money as a musician? Selling music and merch at shows are two ‘go to’ options for most musicians. But beyond that, what else can you do?
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6 Membership Based Business Models You Can Use On Patreon Today
If you’ve looked at what other creators are doing on Patreon, it can be daunting to see how many different ways they leverage...
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Ways To Talk To Your Audience About Patreon
What can you share about your Patreon membership program without feeling like you're constantly asking for support, or even begging? Here are seven ideas.
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