Do Musicians Pay Taxes?

Do Musicians Pay Taxes?

Note: This article is not tax advice, and should not be seen as that. Please refer to the tax rules in your country too get the most accurate information. Question: Do musicians pay taxes? Yes, if you’re in a country that requires it, all musicians should pay taxes. Musicians do after all deal with an…

How To Master A Song – 6 Tips For DIY Mastering

How To Master A Song – 6 Tips For DIY Mastering

This guide is was contributed by Nick at Brighton Mastering. As the cost of recording technology continues to fall, it’s now entirely possible to record, track, mix and master a whole album to near-commercial standards in a bedroom or home studio. Arguably the trickiest bit of this is the mastering stage. Mastering is little understood…

Do Musicians Make Money?

Do Musicians Make Money?

Question: Do musicians make money? Well, yes and no. Some musicians do make money, others don’t. If you want to know can musicians make money however, the answer is definitely yes. Note: In this article we also look at if musician make money from Youtube, Spotify and iTunes, as well as show you the best…

Do I Need A Record Label?

Do I Need A Record Label?

Question: Do I need a record label? No, you do not need a record label to be successful as a musician. Many people are now opting to take their music careers into their own hands, becoming independent musicians free to run their music careers however they want. While previously it was largely essential to have…