CATEGORY: D.I.Y.

Getting It Done: The Week In D.I.Y. and Indie Music

Our wisdom and advice for the scrappy music industry self-starters out there this week covers where to focus your promotion efforts, some simple but...



Music Think Tank Weekly Recap: Spotify Pre-Saves • Workout Music • Tribute Bands • More

This week on MusicThinkTank, contributors shared articles on how Spotify pre-save are changing digital music marketing, how music improves your workout, whether tribute bands...


4 Tips For Ensuring Your Live Music VIP Experience A Smash Hit

VIP experiences are on the rise in the music industry, giving cash-laden fans premium access and a variety of perks, and while organizers and...


Instagram Best Practices For Artists

Instagram: currently the fastest growing social media platform, it's one of the most important tools when it comes to making a splash on social...


American Pop Loses Global Crown, But Christmas Music Still Can’t Be Beat

In this piece, Bobby Owsinski observes how US pop hits which once permeated the world over have given way to more local music in...


5 Ways to Deal with Rejections in the Music Industry

Some of the greatest musical acts have faced rejection at the hands of labels, and being passed over by the powers that be is...


Snail Mail Makes A Comeback To Contact Fans

Trends, even antiquated ones, seem to have a way of coming back around, and marketing to fans appears to be no exception based on...


Snail Mail Makes A Comeback To Contact Fans

Trends, even antiquated ones, seem to have a way of coming back around, and marketing to fans appears to be no exception based on...


Taylor Swift Turned Right Said Fred’s Body-Positive Hit Into A Revenge Fantasy: Here’s How

In this article Ian Temple deconstructs and analyzes the musical similarities between T-Swift's latest single "Look What You Made Me Do" and Right Said...


Taylor Swift Turned Right Said Fred’s Body-Positive Hit Into A Revenge Fantasy: Here’s How

In this article Ian Temple deconstructs and analyzes the musical similarities between T-Swift's latest single "Look What You Made Me Do" and Right Said...