Among the techniques and tricks guitarists employ to craft their sonic landscapes, one of the coolest and most enchanting is the use of natural harmonics. Read the post.
If you plan to play music in front of people, you are opening yourself up to rejection and you’ll have to deal with criticism. Here’s how to handle it. Read the post.
Want to translate inspiration into a quality recording? Here are six things to consider when learning how to produce music in a home studio. Read the post.
Bedroom pop’s signature sound includes soft vocals and moving melodies that capture listeners. Learn more about the history and components of bedroom pop. Read the post.
Want to get better at memorizing music? There are many benefits — even beyond music performance — and we have tips to help. Read the post.
Ready to learn to play a musical instrument? We consider the easiest instruments to learn and practicing tips to further your skills. Read the post.
You can’t lose sight of the practical, tactical steps involved with achieving a successful music career. Here are another 15 things to consider. Read the post.
From rhythm to mood, bass lines serve many purposes. Learn how to write a bass line to perfectly pair with and serve your song. Read the post.
The music biz is a tough place to make a living, but having a long and productive career as a musician is an attainable goal. But how, exactly? Read the post.
The sound quality of CDs is among the big selling points, but the CD cover and album booklet are a huge part of the value CDs provide. Read the post.
If you want to make it as a professional musician, you need to constantly practice and hone your chops, especially if your goal is studio work or performance gigs. Read the post.
Thanks to social media and digital distribution, indie artists are equipped with the tools they need to promote their music and expand their fan base — worldwide. how-to-promote-your-music.
Want to make your band stand out? These 14 band photoshoot ideas will help you plan a shoot for your next album and post on social media. Read the post.
Music sampling is a widely used technique in modern music production, though there are legal requirements to adhere to to sample music legally. Read the post.
Integrating backing tracks to a live performance is not without its controversy — but there are many ways to do it musically and add layers to your live sound. Read the post.