CATEGORY: D.I.Y.

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

We've got a whole host of valuable tips for indie artists this week, with advice on optimal promotion through Facebook events, how get more...



Music Think Tank Weekly Recap: Support Your Scene • Guitar Essentials • Creative Marketing • More

This week on MusicThinkTank we examined why it's so valuable to support your local music scene, essential equipment for every guitarist, creative marketing resources...


Prepping Facebook Events For Optimal Promotion

Being able to clearly present and describe your event on Facebook is essential to reaching your patrons and fans, and being able to capture...


How Music Journalists Deal With All Those Albums – One Writer’s Process

Sending music has now become so easy that music writers are constantly inundated with a constant deluge of new albums to listen to. Here...


Google Services: Your Band’s Best Friend

Free and available to everyone, Google services are fantastic resources for running your band's business. Here we look at thirteen of these services and...


How To Sell Merch Without Being Obnoxious

Selling things can feel uncomfortable for a lot of us, and musicians pedaling their wares from stage is no exception. Here we look at...


Record Labels Know What Artists Want, And It’s The Reason They’ll Never Change

There is much debate in the music industry over whether or not signing to a label is the best way to succeed. Here George...


5 Ways To Engage Fans On Social Media

When it comes to meaningful engagement with fans, well executed interactions on social media can provide some of the best ways to connect other...


3 Things To Do If Your Job Doesn’t Match Your Music Career

If you're serious about your music career, there will likely come a time when you have to abandon your nine to five and invest...


How To Promote Your Band On Shoestring Budget

Band promotion can be a challenge even with a well funded label at your back, but for just getting started, financial restrictions often make...