12 Questions To Ask Before Hiring That New Band Member

Hiring a new band member is, or at least should be, like conducting a job interview. After all, if you are serious about your band becoming successful, you need to have the More »

10 Signs It’s Time to Quit Your Band

Last week we went through reasons why you might want to fire a band member. This week I want to look at reasons why you might just want to quit the band instead. More »

11 Ways To Know When To Fire A Band Member

Being part of a band is not easy. There will always be conflict on some level and disagreements about aspects of the band and music between the members. For bands that do More »

Turn Your Merch Table Into A Killer Sales Tool

At the end of the night, selling a few shirts and CDs is great but what if you could get more than that? Even better, what if your merch table setup could More »

Shake Your Poster Maker! – Designing Gig Posters

So you finally got the gig you have been begging for. So what can you do to make sure it is more than just your friends and family that come to it? More »

 

Friday Roundup January 15, 2016

Here’s the Friday Roundup of interesting posts for the week of January 15, 2016. TheProAudioFiles – 4 Ways I Improved My Mixing in 2015 Sonicbids – The Singer’s Quick Guide to Mastering

Friday Roundup January 8, 2016

Here’s the Friday Roundup of interesting posts for the week of January 8, 2016. TheProAudioFiles – Tips for Mixing Rock Vocals Sonicbids – 6 Questions New Bands Are Too Embarrassed to Ask

Friday Roundup December 18, 2015

Here’s the Friday Roundup of interesting posts for the week of December 18, 2015. Due to the holidays, this will be the last Roundup for 2015. Happy holidays! TheProAudioFiles – 9 Tips

Friday Roundup December 11, 2015

Here’s the Friday Roundup of interesting posts for the week of December 11, 2015. TheRecordingRevolution – Why Changing How You Handle Plugins Can Totally Transform Your Mixes Sonicbids – The 6 Best

Friday Roundup December 4, 2015

Here’s the Friday Roundup of interesting posts for the week of December 4, 2015. ProSoundWeb – In The Studio: Techniques To Get Great Sounding Vocals TheRecordingRevolution – 3 Audio People I’m Thankful

Friday Roundup November 27, 2015

Here’s the Friday Roundup of interesting posts for the week of November 27, 2015. Sonicbids – 6 Quick Steps to Diagnose and Eliminate Muddy Mixes TheRecordingRevolution – 3 Things That Will (Actually)

Friday Roundup November 20, 2015

Here’s the Friday Roundup of interesting posts for the week of November 20, 2015. Sonicbids – 3 Tips for Recording Your Best Demo Hypebot – Gigmor, A New Music Tech Startup, Tests

Friday Roundup November 13, 2015

Here’s the Friday Roundup of interesting posts for the week of November 13, 2015. DigitalMusicNews – Artists: STOP Delivering Pizzas. START Playing Real, Good-Paying Gigs Sonicbids – A Multi-Platinum Composer’s 15 Rules

Friday Roundup November 6, 2015

Here’s the Friday Roundup of interesting posts for the week of November 6, 2015. TheRecordingRevolution – The Most Encouraging Thing I Could Tell You About Recording And Mixing ProSoundWeb – Seven Tips To Get Voices Ready For Gigs Sonicbids – How to Create a Budget for Your First Tour (Sample Budget Included!) DIYMusician – 10 ways to make the most money from your music this holiday season Hypebot – Why I Quit The Music Industry DIYMusician – How one fan can get you a gig in a new city

Friday Roundup October 30, 2015

Here’s the Friday Roundup of interesting posts for the week of October 30, 2015. ProSoundWeb – In The Studio: DIY Subkick Microphone Sonicbids – How to Put on Your Best Show: 5 Things We Learned From the Performances at This Year’s CMJ Music Marathon TheRecordingRevolution – Why Starting Over Might Be The Best Thing You Could Do For Your Mix TheProAudioFiles – 5 Ways to Approach the Beginning of a Mix PremierGuitar – The Recording Guitarist: Tracking Direct (Without Amp Modelers) Sonicbids – The Unspoken Rules of the Recording Studio: 5 Things Artists Should Never Do