Category Archives: Music

Top Five Ways to Promote Music on MySpaceby: Ty Cohen If you are just starting out in the music business, the word budget probably doesn’t even apply to you. If there were money coming in, then maybe a budget would be feasible, but since there is not, you have to find a way to change this. Luckily, MySpace Music exists. Bands have literally gone from zero income from sales and shows to......
Music Promotional Ideas for the Independent Artistby: Ty Cohen Are you one of those people who don’t want to waste all their time searching for a record deal? If you have taken the initiative to be an independent artist, then you have come to the right place. Most likely, you have already recording your CD or album, now you are just looking for more music promotional ideas. Who knows, ......
1. Pay for use This is one of the most effective ways to identify whether a site is legal or not. Look for download sites that charge you per song, or per month or per year. If you see a site offering free music downloads for a certain trial period, then this doesnt necessarily mean that the site is legal. Many legal sites use this as an enticement, so do not be put off by that. 2. Size Limi......
Ways to Market, Promote and Sell Your Music Onlineby: Ty Cohen You can books shows, do radio spots and pass out flyers all you want, just don’t forget how powerful the Internet is as a musician resource. There are ways to promote and sell your music online that you may no even know about. Remember, the Internet reaches millions of people worldwide so never underestimate its power. You......
Unlimited music downloads was a dream to music lovers in the past. Today it has become a reality to us. With so many online music stores, we are able to find songs we love, download them onto our computer or portable media device such as the MP3 player. This article would share with you what are some of the benefits of downloading music online and why it will take over traditional music CD a......
Proper piano instruction is an element extremely vital to learning the instrument well. Though it’s very possible to be a self-taught piano player, piano lessons can really increase the speed and efficiency with which one learns the instrument. That’s not to say that great piano instruction makes great piano players overnight; even the most naturally talented pianists still play......
Discover the phenomenonal complexity of music and reflect on the way it can positively influence your life with this sound collection of riveting quotes… “Music, the greatest good that mortals know, And all of heaven we have below.”– Joseph Addison “Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness.”–M......
Almost everyone has heard about the massive crack down on Internet music piracy that has been occurring over the past few years. Napster was taken down (although it has now returned as a pay service), other file sharing programs now require users to pay for a license and the RIAA and other similar organizations are doing their best to hunt down copyright offenders and put an end to their cri......
Anyone who has been considering going “portable” with their music, but has been afraid to for fear their favorite songs won’t be available, can put those fears aside. The music download business might be new, but it’s booming. This means the selection is also growing, on a daily basis in some cases. If a song has been recorded, it’s likely already available for ......
The process of learning to read music is a wonderful journey into the discovery of new musical horizons. Try it, you will not be sorry. Learn to read music today. 1. Essential to communicating with other musicians. Music is a language unto itself. Given that, how can you communicate if you cannot speak it? Ensembles, bands, choirs, opera, jazz all operate on the written notes first. Way befo......