Record Labels: How to Get Signed
A brief explanation of the workings of a record label, music industry, and music companies. How to get signed to a record label and things to look out for when signing.Booking Local Shows
My guide to booking shows for your band in your local area. Dealing with club owners and bartenders can be a drag so read up!When To Go To Radio
Find out when it makes sense to go to radio. Get valuable insight on how to cipher through sales pitches and chose the right radio promoter.What Is Live Band Karaoke?
Live Band Karaoke has become increasingly popular in the UK in the last ten years as an entertainment feature at venues, events,weddings and parties but what,exactly,is it? I can speak as a total expert in this field as I was personally responsible for setting up the first wave of Live Karaoke Bands (aka Rockaoke or Bandeoke) in the UK way back in the early 2000s as a response to requests from the Walkabout city centre venues when they wanted to offer their customers a high voltage karaoke experience. As a musician who had played in bands all…The “Father of Loud” Dies at 88
Music lost a legend Thursday, April 6th, 2012 with the passing of Jim Marshall, the man behind the Marshall Amp. Since 1960, the Marshall Amp has been the choice of rock legends around the world and the dream of every aspiring guitarist in garages everywhere!