EP155: Fan Membership Sites: Avoiding Overload

A membership site is a powerful way for artists to engage with their fans and build recurring revenue in their business. However, the process of actually building a membership can be so overwhelming that many musicians skip over it altogether!

So to clear the path, in this episode, Corrin and Jack break down some of the biggest blockers in the way of Indies that want to build a membership site for their fans. From Patreon to custom built sites, get clarity on what platforms work best based on your fanbase and what to do when you're ready to grow.

Building a membership site is an excellent way to make your fans feel like they're part of something exclusive. So, whether you're just starting to plan a membership site or looking to make yours even better, this episode is for you!


  • How to avoid perfection analysis paralysis
  • Where Patreon takes The W for memberships
  • What you should consider in your tech stack
  • How to plan a minimum viable product membership site
  • How to survey your fans to build your tiers
  • When to consider a customer membership site build