New Music Friday: December 7, 2018

TuneCore Artists are releasing tons of new music every day. Each week we check out the new TuneCore releases and choose a few at random to feature on the blog. Is your hit next? Follow Music Made Me – a Spotify playlist that’s updated every Friday with new releases from TuneCore Artists – stream it […]

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10 Compression Mistakes That Will Destroy Your Mixes

[Editors Note: This article was written by Rob Mayzes.] Over years of teaching others how to mix, I’ve noticed 10 compression mistakes come up time and time again. These common mistakes can ruin your mix if you don’t know how to avoid them. In this guide you’ll learn what these common compression mistakes are and how […]

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Wednesday Video Diversion: December 5, 2018

Happy Wednesday! As we prepare to present you with an all new round-up of wonderful TuneCore Artist music videos, we also reflect on the anniversary of The Jesus and Mary Chain being banned from a U.S. television appearance before they even got to shoot it! The band, (one of Scotland’s finest, in this editor’s opinion), […]

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A Look At Co-Publishing, Sub-Publishing, and Administration Agreements [Pt. 2]

[Editors Note: This article was written by Justin Jacobson, Esq. This is the second in a two-part installment reviewing different types of publishing agreements. To catch up on Part 1, click here.] In Part 1, we examined administration agreements and began looking at co-publishing deals. We will now look at additional matters related to co-publishing […]

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How One Bad Day Turned Me Into a Fraud

[Editors Note: This article was written by Suzanne Paulinski.] You ever get that feeling when things are gliding along smoothly, you’re elated things are going your way, but you just can’t shake that feeling that things are about to fall apart? And then, in the blink of an eye, all the confidence you were riding high […]

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New Music Friday: November 30, 2018

TuneCore Artists are releasing tons of new music every day. Each week we check out the new TuneCore releases and choose a few at random to feature on the blog. Is your hit next? Follow Music Made Me – a Spotify playlist that’s updated every Friday with new releases from TuneCore Artists – stream it […]

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November Industry Wrap-Up

By Kevin Cornell Another month is coming to a close, and TuneCore is here to fill all you independent artists in on some of the headlines you may have missed. Whether it’s music streaming, publishing, product updates, studies and reports, or op-eds, we’re rounding up some music industry must-reads for all of you looking to […]

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Wednesday Video Diversion: November 28, 2018

Happy last-Wednesday-of-November! Heading into the colder months, we reflect back on the hilarity of The Shangri-Las’ “Leader Of The Pack” being banned by the BBC due to its coverage of death in its lyrical content. On this day in 1964, it went to Number One on the U.S. Singles Chart, nevertheless, and the ban was […]

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5 Quick Psychology Hacks to Improve Your Cover Art

[Editors Note: This article was written by Berta Melder.] Some people say you should never judge a book by its cover. However, the cover is the first thing we see so there’s no surprise it actually affects our decision. When we look for music online, we also see dozens of different album covers. We look […]

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Wednesday Video Diversion: November 21, 2018

Happy Wednesday, video addicts! This week we’re providing some visual and audio stimulation via our TuneCore Artist community and their wonderful music videos. We in the States are also preparing for our Thanksgiving holidays, a time spent with family, friends, and an aggressive amount of food. If you’re celebrating, we’re wishing you a happy holiday! […]

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