Articles

Feel free to peruse through these fine articles to gain some insight, knowledge, or entertainment. We've either written or referenced these articles as resources for you as a band, brand or business. Enjoy!

Articles (398)

Read More

How to Start the Year off Right with your Band

1. Get organized Before being able to clear your heads and start planning for the year, you have to clear your space. Organize the area where you practice; throw out or donate anything you don't need, fix any instruments that need repairs, stock up on guitar strings, picks, and drum sticks....

Read More

NEWS YOU CAN USE WEEK OF 12/23

In our weekly series, BandsOnABudget.com goes through the dregs to bring you the best in DIY focused news, tips, and advice on the topics of touring, marketing, promoting, social media, PR, & more.1. Auto Shazam Now Available for iPhoneAt first, this seemed weird and slightly invasive, but reading into it, it...

Read More

NEWS YOU CAN USE WEEK OF 11/25

In our weekly series, BandsOnABudget.com goes through the dregs to bring you the best in DIY focused news, tips, and advice on the topics of touring, marketing, promoting, social media, PR, & more.1. How To Throw A Premier Show For Your Latest Music VideoIf you’ve hired a director, actress, and other...

Read More

NEWS YOU CAN USE WEEK OF 11/18

In our weekly series, BandsOnABudget.com goes through the dregs to bring you the best in DIY focused news, tips, and advice on the topics of touring, marketing, promoting, social media, PR, & more.Why You Might Be Losing Money By Using TunecoreThere are many ways to distribute your music. OP-ED on Hypebot...

Read More

INTERVIEW: DIRECTOR OF MARKETING FOR CD BABY, KEVIN BRUENER

In our latest Industry Voices interview, we talked to Kevin Bruener, Director of Marketing for CD Baby. CD Baby is music distribution company based out of Portland, Oregon. Starting in a garage in 1998, they’ve become the world’s largest online distributor of independent music. In addition to distribution, CD Baby also...