Top 5 Things I Learned from “We Are The Music Makers” on Reddit

1) Do Nothing but Build Your Buzz First There are plenty of great bands out there that DON’T have an album or recorded songs released who can still draw people out to a show. Through word of mouth, social media and by having an engaging live performance you can actually gain an audience without investing in … More Top 5 Things I Learned from “We Are The Music Makers” on Reddit

I Spent $20,000 Making an Album I Can’t Even Give Away

“What was I thinking!?” It was the logical next step for my band Living Illusion. We had played tons of local shows, did some minor touring and gained a little buzz, so we decided it was time to get serious. Our first album was an experiment more than anything and considering it was self recorded … More I Spent $20,000 Making an Album I Can’t Even Give Away

Production Value VS Content Substance: The Importance of Understanding Your Audience

Lately I have been getting into a lot of discussions with people regarding the ever increasing affordability of high quality digital audio production. This has sparked a lot of questions as to where the value of recorded music lies to the consumer in the 21st century. Production value had always been a deciding factor in … More Production Value VS Content Substance: The Importance of Understanding Your Audience

Posting to Facebook through Twitter, TweetDeck, Hootsuite & other Third Party Apps

So I’ve always had a hunch that there was something wrong with Facebook whenever I used a third party app to post my Facebook statuses. For some reason whenever I used something other than the inherent functionality within FB my post always seem to get buried. I at one time even unhooked my Twitter integration to … More Posting to Facebook through Twitter, TweetDeck, Hootsuite & other Third Party Apps