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Taylor Swift Shows Love to Indies

Taylor Swift Shows Love to Indies

After heating up the back end of summer with “Look What You Made Me Do,” Taylor Swift has kept tongues wagging, even as the world awaits the launch of Reputation.

From Chuck Berry to the Arch

From Chuck Berry to the Arch

What do the ice cream cone, 7-Up, and peanut butter all have in common? Why, they were invented in the city of St.

Keep Music-fit With These Exercises

Keep Music-fit With These Exercises

Guest Post by Natalie Hagen Most people are aware that fitness and exercise are activities that should be done daily to contribute to overall health and well-being.

Our Honest Review of Hired Gun

Our Honest Review of Hired Gun

Have you watched "Hired Gun" as yet? We recommend you do, especially if you're curious about the life of a session musician.

Ever Experimented With Music?

Ever Experimented With Music?

Over the years, there have been songwriters and composers who have found genius ways to .

Looking for Mixing and Mastering Pros?

Looking for Mixing and Mastering Pros?

Looking to put the finishing touches on your next song? Depending on where you are and your budget, it might be difficult to find top-notch audio whizzes, who are offering affordable online mixing and mastering services.

Nurturing Your Creativity

Nurturing Your Creativity

Creativity exists in many disciplines, but you can lose your creativity if you stop using it.

How to Make Your Music Sound Better

How to Make Your Music Sound Better

Music creators can increase their chances of success by simply learning ways to make their music sound better.

Awesome Audio Plugins for the Serious Producer

Awesome Audio Plugins for the Serious Producer

The right audio plugins are useful in increasing a producer's capabilities and versatility as it relates to music production.

Brand Boosting Basics for Musicians

Brand Boosting Basics for Musicians

Identifying ways to boost your brand as a musician is necessary to increase your chances of being noticed by the listening public.

The Case for Live Instruments

The Case for Live Instruments

There has been a resurgence in the number of popular artists using live instruments in their music in place of digital instruments.

Social Media Essentials Musicians Should Know

Social Media Essentials Musicians Should Know

Aspiring musicians can benefit greatly if they know the social media pitfalls to avoid when marketing their music or business.

What Aspiring Songwriters Need to Know

What Aspiring Songwriters Need to Know

There are a few essential, but often forgotten, tips that aspiring singer-songwriters need to know in order to get their career started off on the right foot.

Step up your Music Promotion Game

Step up your Music Promotion Game

There are a number of free music promotion methods, tools, and resources musicians can use to help get their music out into the public.

Being Terrified of Networking Events

Being Terrified of Networking Events

Musicians who are also introverts may feel terrified when it comes on to carrying out the necessary task of networking and interacting with the public, but there is still hope.

Is Live Music Dying in Seattle?

Is Live Music Dying in Seattle?

The once-thriving live music scene in Seattle, which is also known as the “Rainy Northwest,” might be on the decline.

Background Music Tracks for Singers and Karaoke Aficionados

Background Music Tracks for Singers and Karaoke Aficionados

Whether you call them instrumental tracks, playback, rehearsal tracks, or simply backing tracks, background music tracks are important to singers at all levels.

The Naive Songwriter

The Naive Songwriter

Being a naïve songwriter is useful at times, as long as there is a balance with also being rational and making decisions that are beneficial to your music career.