How To Get Professional Musician Headshots, And Do You Even Need One?

How To Get Professional Musician Headshots, And Do You Even Need One?

Professional headshots are necessary in many careers – musicians are no exception. If you have been to music school and are surrounded by aspiring professional musicians, you will be pressured into getting a headshot done. In general, getting headshots done is a good idea. In this guide, we will cover whether to get headshots taken,…

Why DIY Content Can Work Better Than ‘Professional’ Content In The Music Industry

Why DIY Content Can Work Better Than ‘Professional’ Content In The Music Industry

Artists need a visual brand to support their music. Often, it’s the music that gets people to check out an artist, but it’s the brand that keeps them interested. Think of the millions of people that follow Taylor Swift on Instagram and Facebook. Or better yet, think of the millions of people who follow every…

How To Use Canva To Create Promotional Graphics For Your Music

How To Use Canva To Create Promotional Graphics For Your Music

If there’s one thing we know about promotion and branding, it’s that visual marketing works. The problem is that most musicians aren’t graphic designers. The software can be learned with a lot of patience and time, but many of the programs are too confusing, under-powered, or unreasonably expensive to be practical. Becoming a Photoshop guru…

How Should Musicians Dress? Onstage And Offstage Ideas

How Should Musicians Dress? Onstage And Offstage Ideas

Does what you wear as a musician really matter? Through the decades, artists have donned disco costumes, leather and spandex, jeans and flannel, hip-hop fashions, and more. And, in a way, it seems as though we ran out of ideas in the 2000s, when people started taking cues from previous decades – especially the 80s…