3 Simple Music Industry Tips To Avoid Looking Outdated

 

The music industry (like anything else) is a business, and if you want to find success then you have to treat it as such. And like any other industry, music is subject to constantly changing trends. One of the worst […]

By | February 13th, 2013|Tips & Tricks|0 Comments

Great Tips for Artists Promoting Music on Instagram

Yet another awesome post coming out of the CD Baby camp. This time the focus is on promoting your music using the popular photo app, Instagram.

One of the fastest growing social media sites, Instagram had over 100 million registered users […]

By | December 17th, 2012|Tips & Tricks|4 Comments

Hot Wax: When Does It Make Sense For a Band To Press Vinyl Records?

We often hear artists talk about pressing their latest projects to vinyl. It’s no myth that pressing vinyl records is expensive, especially when compared to the (essentially) free digital distribution possibilities that the internet provides.

We decided to break down vinyl […]

By | December 10th, 2012|Tips & Tricks|8 Comments

Great Music Publicity Tips To Grow Your Career

The folks over at CD Baby have just put out yet another awesome DIY guide for musicians. The latest offers “10 Music Publicity Hacks You Can Use Right Now” (it’s FREE!).

The guide runs through some key elements of […]

By | November 20th, 2012|Tips & Tricks|0 Comments

Juno Awards Accepting Submissions for 2013

Hey Friends!

The Juno’s are accepting submissions for the 2013 awards that will be held in Regina. The deadline to have your application in is November 13th! You’re eligible if you:

a) Are Canadian or are a landed immigrant and have lived […]

By | November 2nd, 2012|Tips & Tricks|0 Comments

Soundcloud To Offer Licensing Deals: Is It Worth It?

Alright, so it feels like we’ve been talking about Soundcloud on the blog a lot lately, but I guess that goes to show that they’re a company on the rise.

The latest? Soundcloud has announced that they will be partnering with […]

By | October 18th, 2012|Tips & Tricks|5 Comments

Top Tips From the ‘Ultimate YouTube Guide For Musicians’

Earlier this week, digital music distributor CD Baby caught my eye when they posted ‘The Ultimate YouTube Guide For Musicians’.

As we learned from the MusicMetric report released a few weeks ago, YouTube is far and away the #1 resource for […]

By | October 10th, 2012|Tips & Tricks|0 Comments

The Upper Hand: Is SoundCloud Winning the Music Wars?

Over the last couple months, we’ve written articles about how bands should delete their Myspace accounts, and that the new era of digital music platform supremacy is being fought by […]

By | September 27th, 2012|Tips & Tricks|1 Comment

What’s In A Name? Considering SEO When Choosing a Band Name

It’s always fascinating to see the little ways in which the internet continues to change the music industry. The large-scale shake-ups are obvious and well documented, but it’s often the small shifts in thinking that smack you with the blunt […]

By | September 14th, 2012|Tips & Tricks|2 Comments

6 DIY Steps to Get Your Music on Campus Radio

Campus and Community radio is a great way to gain exposure in your local market as well as across the country. Unlike mainstream commercial stations that stick to a rigid playlist format, campus DJ’s are often free to play what […]

By | September 6th, 2012|Tips & Tricks|0 Comments