What Do I Need To Build a Home Recording Studio on a Budget?
To produce your own music from home, you’ll need some basic recording equipment and lot of passion. The following is a no-nonsense home studio equipment list, that will sort out the gear you’ll need for a very capable home recording environment for under $1,000 USD. We’ll cover a few gear principles and tips, and a signal flow primer at the end, so you’ll understand how the sound and signals travel through your home studio.Tips About How to Get a Record Deal
If you are an aspiring pop star, singer or musician you may want to get a record deal to get your name known and turned into a household name. This can prove to be a difficult task for many especially if you are from a small town.Landing Music Industry Jobs or a Record Deal in the Digital Age
The Music Industry as everyone knew it slightly over a decade ago has undergone a revolution. The core middleman in the music industry that we came to know from the 50s to the mid-90s was always the record company aka the record label. During that time period, the label had access to the platforms of sales and distribution, and perhaps more importantly the label had virtual monopolistic access to marketing and the means for discovering new talent. Amazingly, this was hardly the limit of the record company’s control.Music Industry Predictions for Unsigned Artists for 2012
2012 has numerous (Mayan-related) predictions attached to it so I’m going to get into the spirit of things and have a go at predicting what the year has in store for the music industry. One thing that I don’t think will change much is that Facebook, Twitter and YouTube are still going to be the primary social networking hubs for musicians. I imagine that there will be an increase in tools that allow you to link social networking sites, schedule your content and add your music more easily since there still isn’t a perfect solution out there for doing this.What Makes Vintage Acoustic Guitars One of a Kind?
There is an unexplainable charm when you create music out of a vintage acoustic guitar. The sound seems to echo years of past musical pieces and yet is still a great instrument to play to date. Most vintage guitars are made of high quality materials that are made to last. If you were to compare brand new acoustic guitars from these guitars, you can easily see and hear what collectors and guitar enthusiasts mean.