I get it - you want a killer drum sound for your latest recording project. You want the drums to hit hard, drive the beat, and sound professional.
But there are two roadblocks to this goal that go hand in hand. Recording drums is not only notoriously a challenging endeavour - it is an expensi ...
Making a Music Video: How to Commission a Director
August 2, 2017
Commissioning a new music video can be a daunting process. It’s usually the most expensive line cost in an artist's marketing campaign, if things go wrong it can be disastrous.
Luckily our friends at Radar Creatives have a some great advice to help you through the turbulent process of s ...
A Beginners Guide To Mixing & Mastering Music
July 27, 2017
For the complete novice who’s decided to take the plunge into music creation, the ideas of mixing and mastering may seem complex, daunting, and full of seemingly contradictory advice coming from every direction.
There’s a good reason for this. Mixing and mastering as processes are ...
Meet the Band Managers: A Guide to Music Management
July 10, 2017
As musicians and bands achieve more success and start dealing with jam-packed schedules, a band manager becomes an important part of the team, on-hand to help organise, promote and guide the group.
We spoke to two experienced band managers - and tutors at the British & Irish Modern Music I ...
How to Secure Funding for Musicians and Record Labels
June 29, 2017
Securing funding and investment is a great way to get independent record labels and music projects of the ground, and cover the any costs that come with producing music, touring and running a successful label as a business. We are often asked about ways to get funding for musicians and labels, so he ...
Performing Live Music: Easy Ways to Improve Your Set
June 26, 2017
Performing live is one of the best things about being a musician. Whether you’re in a band, or you’re a solo artist, it doesn’t get much better than walking out on stage in front of a big crowd and tearing the roof off the venue.
Every gigging musician knows that sometimes, t ...