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Top 10 reasons why you’re not making money as an independent creator

Everyone’s an independent content creator these days. But of course, not everyone succeeds, and definitely not everyone is earning money from their content…not even if they’re really talented. If you’re nodding your head in agreement, well then, maybe you’re doing things wrong. Let us help you identify them and give you a tip on a remedy […]

How many custom t-shirts should I print for my album launch?

This question might seem easy but it’s not really too easy to answer especially if it’s your first time to look for a t-shirt printing company. If you’ve printed shirts before for your album launch, NO PROBLEMO! You can pretty much make a good guess on the number of shirts you should make so that […]

Album Artwork copyright infringement cases for album artwork

Designing merchandise is not an easy feat and it can drain your creative juices at times. It can make us get lazy and just copy famous designs…which could take us into BIG TROUBLE! Look, if you’re having a hard time, I suggest you rest to clear your head. Or you can also look for inspiration […]

20 WTF Movie Merch of all Time

We know that merchandise is not just a great promotional tool for music, it is for all fields and that includes the film industry. However, just like in the music industry, a merch can be a hit or miss. So you better come up with great ideas and have an excellent custom merch maker to […]

The best and worst music merch according to fans

A musician’s most important career life line is their music. Surely, without their music, there will be no career at all. However, music merchandise is another life line that cannot be ignored. It is an essential life line that keeps a career afloat through the money it generates. As much as you need to focus […]

25 Ways to Promote Your Album The Right Way

Album promotion in the past decade has stepped up to another level. There are just so many ways to do it which has its pros but definitely also has its cons. The internet has become an integral part in music promotion and with  the pandemic, it has become an even more crucial element. Musicians have to […]

Album Releases That Are Even More Awesome with Cassettes

Cassette tapes may seem like antique pieces from 30-ish years ago. We thought we’d never get to see or buy cassette tapes once CDs took over but fast forward to today and they’re still around. And we’re not talking about the old cassette tapes that are stored in your uncle’s basement, we’re talking about new […]

10 Music USB Flash Drive Albums That Look Like Real Cassette Tapes

Now that CD sales are slowly declining, artists are either releasing in savvy vinyl records or in USB music flash drives.  What’s awesome about USB Music flash drives is that you can customize them in almost any way you want! And if you’re a musician, you’d want a design that screams MUSIC. What better way […]

How many custom t-shirts should I print on my band launch?

T-shirts are a staple merchandise from bands and musicians. When you go to gigs or concerts these shirts are stacked up on every merch table, at every musicians event and no one is really complaining because fans love them. Custom band t-shirts has been the #1 merch for many years now. T-shirts are easy to […]

Band Merch statistics- How you can use data to choose what merch to sell

If you want to sell merch, it’s not enough that you make wonderful designs, you gotta know some basic band merch statistics! Merchandise has been a great help to numerous people from different fields of business, but most especially the music industry. With music streaming becoming the norm of today’s generation, musicians’ revenue for physical […]