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Merch printing: 12 Things to know if it’s your first time

Band merch printing is easy, but you might commit some serious mistakes if you're a first-timer. That's why we're here to give you tips and tricks to make your first batch truly exceptional. In this article, we’ll be listing down ...
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/ Jon Ashford
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For the Love of Grooves: Top 15 most expensive vinyl records bought by fans

In this article, we'll delve into the fascinating world of high-priced vinyl, counting down the top 15 most expensive records ever bought by fans. From iconic Radiohead pressings to one-of-a-kind masterpieces, prepare to be amazed by the staggering sums collectors ...
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/ Jon Ashford
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Merch strategy—how to be more than just a store!

Merchandise strategy is extremely important for musicians. It's not just about generating profit. It's also a powerful way to connect with fans! Merch sales is just second to live show sales and that says something with how much revenue musicians ...
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/ Jon Ashford
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50 albums of 2023 with the most creative vinyl records

2023 sure didn't disappoint when it came to dropping some killer tunes, and they're released in creative vinyl records to boot! I mean, seriously, the sheer volume of releases last year was wild! So we did all of us a ...
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/ Jon Ashford
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Making a music press kit in 2024

You might think "Nah, music press kits are so 1997", but band press kit is still the best way to promote your music to industry people. It will never ever go out of style. It’s (still) a great way to ...
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/ Jon Ashford
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Biggest List Of Music Recording Studios In The USA (Part 4)

Are you a musician and you're wondering "where are the music recording studios near me?" We got you. We compiled over 500 music recording studios in the USA just for you. If you want the full list beautifully compiled in ...
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/ James Hill
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Biggest List Of Music Recording Studios In The USA (Part 3)

Don't know where you can find music recording studios? We compiled a list for you. If you want the full list beautifully compiled in a spreadsheet, like our Facebook page and send us a message with a subject line “I want ...
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/ James Hill
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Grammy 2024 nominees best recording package

The 66th Grammy Awards for Best Recording Package were: The Art Of Forgetting (Caroline Rose) Cadenza 21' Hsing-Hui Cheng, art director (Ensemble Cadenza 21') Electrophonic Chronic Perry Shall, art director (The Arcs) Gravity Falls Iam8bit, art director (Brad Breeck) Migration ...
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/ Jon Ashford
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Why it’s a must that you wear your merch in your videos

Artists have been selling merch for many years now, so newer ones aren't really unfamiliar with the game. However, navigating the realm of merchandising requires more than just familiarity so you'll have to know how to promote merch. Simply slapping ...
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/ Jon Ashford
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Top ten reasons why lacquer is better than direct metal mastering

‘Tis the age-old vinyl conundrum, yet again, of whether to have a vinyl lacquer cut or DMM for vinyl mastering. It’s like choosing between a vintage convertible and a sleek electric car. Both have their merits, but only one will ...
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/ Jon Ashford