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How to Stay Motivated as a Musician

As musicians, we become everything from being euphoric after releasing an album to frustrated and unmotivated for a million reasons– not selling enough, not having gigs, not going anywhere and all the other things that make a career in music tough. We’ve all been there. And in those moments, it’s hard not to wallow in […]

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Five Things Millennial Musicians Don’t Get

Millennials (also known as Gen Y-ers) are those born in 1980 up to the 2000s. We’re known to be narcissistic, impatient, entitled, tech-dependent, lazy job-switchers who think we deserve the big things without putting much effort. In two words: spoiled brats! Of course we just roll our eyes because we know better- we are ambitious […]

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The Price of Not Paying Your Crew

A month ago, Amanda Palmer got a lot of bashing from her fans and people who don’t even know her  when she, once again, turned to her fans to ask for some help on her tour. She put a call out for “professional-ish horns and strings” players to join her Grand Theft Orchestra tour. In return, she promises to “feed […]

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T-shirt Packaging: Society 27

This t-shirt packaging by Society27 doubles as wall art. It looks like a cylindrical bamboo messenger case but instead of a scroll, you will find a rolled t-shirt inside. And what’s more impressive is that the body can be opened flat and hanged on a wall as a wall decor. If you’re not too crazy […]

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10 Tips for Selling More Merch Online

You honestly think your merch is awesome but how come no one buys them? There are so many possible reasons for this phenomenon but I have a feeling that poor online marketing is the main culprit. If you want to increase your merch sales, try these tips below. Let your fans help you in the […]

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Ten Good-Looking Vinyl Records

Planning to release your music on vinyl? Check out these delicious-looking vinyl records that are impossible to ignore. The pictures are from Erik Peterson‘s pinboard. Erik Peterson is the owner of hi-fidelics- a record store built on top of a crowdsourcing platform designed to bring the world the freshest music in it’s most creative format. […]