How Whitney Houston Died
How did Whitney Houston die? On February 11, 2012 we lost one our greatest singer and performer we have ever had. Whitney…
Know Your Violin Instrument
What could be the best musical instrument today? Well, that was a broad question because whether a musical instrument…
Rap Lyrics Explained
Being new to rap and having a son who is constantly rapping to everything under the sun, I figured I needed me a manual…
The Difference Between Duplicating And Replicating
When you are working on an album one thing that will pop up in your thoughts is, where am I going to get cd's from?…
Make Rap Beats - Music Production Made Easy
So your looking to make rap beats and get them out there for all to see? sounds complicated. Not at all really, these…
Why Choose Stem Mastering?
What is it all about? The idea of stem mastering comes from group mixing. It is significantly easier to handle with…
Music Industry Articles (199)
Posture - Is it important?
Lets talk about posture in this article.....Why? Well lets just say that it is relevant to your health. We need to discuss the various positions a guitar or bass player has at his disposal to help in not getting bored stiff or and in pain, especially the next morning. Related…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Apr 19, 2013  
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2011 South Florida Gospel Music Awards- My Vote is In For Best Male
If you are into gospel music, then I'm sure you've heard of South Florida Gospel Music Awards, right? Even if you haven't heard of this annual event, it is time to start voting on your favorite gospel artists. Why? I mean it's simple. Do you want to help recognize thse…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Sep 15, 2011  
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Buy Hip Hop Beats VS Creating Hip Hop Beats
If you are reading this article, there is a good chance that you are a looking to make some hip hop music. If so, you are going to have to decide between whether to buy hip hop beats or creating hip hop beats with some sort of hip hop beat…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Jun 18, 2011  
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Want To Be A Music Producer
Some guys want to be a producer and would like to know what it takes to become one. Being a producer is different from being a rap or singing artist. What they all have incomin is that there all different pieces to the big puzzle an thats music. Being a…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   May 07, 2012  
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Tate Music Group Artists
So, I am assuming that you are looking for an honest Tate music group review, right? Well, let me just point you in the right direction and tell you all about Tate music group artists. My question is for you is this, "what have you heard about this recording company"?…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   May 26, 2011  
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Girl Guitarist - Why not?
Dude! What is the big fuss over a girl playing guitar? This article is dedicated to the gals out there who exercise their right to rock just like the guy's! Yea, is about time to speak out on the subject and maybe we can show that music is not gender-bent,…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Oct 15, 2013  
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The Van has broken down!
Scary words indeed! But words that have been uttered far too many times. What do you do when your vehicle stalls? We will discuss these points and more in our article. Obviously, this situation could mean the gig' is cancelled or and it could mean you're gonna’ lose your equipment…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Jul 19, 2011  
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The Truth About the Music Industry
As we all know, the music industry just isn't the same as it used to be. It used to be a thriving industry that always had something to offer for talent that could hold their own. Now.....Now, it is a desolate wasteland that produces mirages to lead in victims, then…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Sep 16, 2013  
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Its tough being a musician
Our hearts go out to the struggling musician, whether you are a street performer or you play a cushion gig' that pays good bucks. In this article, we will reflect on the lives and struggles of these born survivors. Life can be tough for musicians, who invest many years learning…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Jul 28, 2011  
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Rock And Roll Songs Of 2011
Rock and Roll Songs in the 2011 The Rock and Roll song of the year 2011 has me baffled, what I am saying is there seems to be no real new rock and roll music stars, the stars are all from the 1980s on up to the present time of…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Mar 01, 2011  
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Rap Lyrics Explained
Being new to rap and having a son who is constantly rapping to everything under the sun, I figured I needed me a manual for dummies called Rap Lyrics Explained. Well, I did not find one, so I had to do a bit of searching and I did find a…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Apr 11, 2012  
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What Motivates You to Work on Your Music Craft Everyday?
Any successful business affair always begins with an idea. Only a human being desires to incarnate ideas in his life which will help to put them into actions in the real world. Any powerful motivation is something that will lead you through all the difficulties on your way to success.…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Aug 19, 2015  
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Dont Buy Dubturbo Till You Read This
Okay, so you’ve decided that you want to make beats online on your computer but you do not know which sound production software to choose. What follows is my experience with Dubturbo computer music recording software. I went to their website from my own affiliate link, and was shown their…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Aug 29, 2011  
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Bass: Is 4 strings enough?
Whatever happened to the traditional 4 string bass guitar? Doesn't anybody play 4 string bass anymore? What do you need all of those other strings for anyway? These are just some of the questions that I have heard in response to the ever evolving bass guitar. I feel that this…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Jun 27, 2011  
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Money is In the Bass
Making money playing music isn't easy. However, if you are like millions of other musicians who feel like vomiting at the site of a normal day job, playing music for a living is the only option. For those, I'd like to introduce the bass. Oh yeah the bass, that 4…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Sep 24, 2014  
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Make Your Own Beats
For anyone who has a legitimate interest in learning how to make your own beats there are a few basics you will need to understand first. And why am I qualified to give you any info used to make your own beats? During 1997 - 1999 I studied guitar at…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Dec 20, 2011  
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Don’t Buy the Roland Ax Synth Shoulder Synthesizer Till You Read This
The Roland AX Synth is a good looking piece of kit and is one of the new versions of its keyboard family. It has its own on-board self contained sound generator so there is no need for any external MIDI devices and it has loads of sounds which are directed…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Jun 02, 2011  
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Snoop Dogg Name Changes
Snoop Dogg changes his name to to Snoop Lion ! Snoop recently quoted in a press conference “I went to the temple, where a High Priest asked me my name. I replied, ‘Snoop Dogg.’ He looked me straight in my eye and said, ‘No more. You are the light; you…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Aug 07, 2012  
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PSA Alienchrist Ripping Of Fans
Official Press Release: Let me start by saying AlienChrist has been removed from the SHDCVLT Sponsored Band Roster. I’m extremely disappointed. Not only to find that their EP was a ghost write by another artist. But also because I am under the impression all their fans who order merchandise, will…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Jan 25, 2016  
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Building My First 5 - string Banjo
When I first started playing the 5-string, I bought a cheap $150 banjo. It was terrible but it gave me the basics to learn how to finger pick ( Scruggs Style ) and play a few tunes… it also taught me how the banjo is basically constructed. I started to…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Jan 27, 2013  
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The hunt-for vintage instruments
As the saying goes. "One man’s junk is another man’s treasure". Never has a statement been so true. You can find just about anything a garage sales, yard sales and storage unit auctions. We will have a candid talk about the possibilities of finding a dream instrument, usually because someone…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Jul 08, 2011  
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How to Play Sarangi Indian Classical Music Instrument Training Lessons Online By Gaalc
“I thought I had never heard anything more beautiful...as I listened, I Seemed for the first time to know something of the inner world about me. To me it seemed that evening as if the dumb had found a voice, and deaf ears had gained the power of hearing.” (A.C…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Feb 24, 2015  
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Davy Jones Dies at 66: The Heartthrob Of the Monkees is Remembered Fondly
Davy Jones, born David Thomas Jones, in 1945, has died. Although he started acting as an eleven year old in his native England, he will be forever known as "the short, English one" as a member of the Monkees, winning that part in 1965. Jones, who made his home in…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Feb 29, 2012  
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Explaining the Need for Hip Hop Artist Management
If you are a hip hop artist, chances are you have thought about getting a manager. After all, there are lots of managers who are almost as well-known as the hip hop artist they manage, and it is true that they can help open some opportunities for you. But how…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Aug 15, 2015  
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You Need to Read This Review Before You Buy An Epiphone Les Paul Special II Electric Guitar
What follows is a review of the Epiphone Les Paul Special II Electric Guitar. It has the classic Les Paul looks, and is powered by two Alnico open coil humbuckers, an Epiphone 700T at the bridge and a 650R at the neck position. It has a master volume control and…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Jun 07, 2011  
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Canadian Country Music Continued
After many hours of practising on my 4 dollar guitar and plenty of blisters on my fingers, I was actually getting pretty good. I started playing along with country music songs on the radio and soon started to sing along. My mother saw how serious I was about learning and…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Jan 27, 2014  
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Why Rock Music Won't Make A Comeback
The demise of Rock Music has been well-documented and the only reminder of this genre are from the few "classic rock" radio stations around the country. Pop Music is the new genre of today's generation and Rock's last great band was in the early 1990s with Guns and Roses and…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Dec 13, 2011  
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Dont Buy The KRK Rokit Rp8 Till You Read This
If you are a studio sound engineer, you not only need to trust your ears but also that your reference monitors are providing an accurate sound image as well. If they don't, then you do not know if your mixes will sound good in other listening environments. A good pair…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   May 30, 2011  
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When Songwriters License Music: The Difficulties With Collecting Royalties In A Changing Music Landscape
Music licensing is a major way for songwriters and musicians to generate income from their music. This is an especially ideal option for those who cannot tour or desire additional income from their creative works. Publishing rights organizations are responsible for collecting royalties on the behalf of songwriters and composers.…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   May 17, 2012  
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How Breathtaking Is Your Voice? Does It Matter?
Many people dream about a music career and they wish they had ideal vocal makings. Some people are born with a great voice while others are searching their destiny to improve the chances they possess. However, even if you have a gift of singing you need to make it really…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Aug 19, 2015  
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