The Introvert’s Guide to Networking: 5 Tips To Make Things Less Awkward

[Editors Note: This article was written by Angela Mastrogiacomo.] Some people are born extroverts. They find comfort in large groups, talking to strangers, and showing the world who they are – without any fear of being disliked, made fun of, or forever thought of as in some way inadequate. As a born introvert, I envy […]

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Why Music Can’t Be Separated From Tech

[Editors Note: This article was written by Patrick McGuire.] In 2019, signs of the irreversible tech-driven transformation music is undergoing are all around us; from streamlined music consumption and discovery to the powerful tools used by music-makers working in every genre. Take the technology that now offers cheap and reliable access to virtually all available […]

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New Music Friday: April 5, 2019

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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5 Reasons Collaborative Songwriting Is a Good Idea

[Editors Note: This article was written by Hugh McIntyre.] Many songwriters are initially scared to write with others for a number of reasons, most of which are completely valid. Putting your feelings down on paper, (and then perhaps singing them out loud), is tough for many, and it becomes even tougher when knowing that not […]

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Wednesday Video Diversion: April 3, 2019

Happy Wednesday! We’re back with this week’s round up of TuneCore Artist music videos for you to dive into and get lost in. We’re also commemorating this day in 1964, when a young man named Bob Dylan made his first appearance on the charts with his soon to be groundbreaking song, “The Times They Are […]

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What Touring Looks Like For Unestablished Bands

[Editors Note: This article was written by Patrick McGuire.] When non-musicians think of bands on tour, they typically conjure up scenes of crowded venues, indulgence in the form of sex, booze, and illegal drugs, and thriving young musicians without a care in the world. The stereotypes associated with touring are often wrong and typically only […]

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7 Reverb Mistakes That Will Destroy Your Mix

[Editors Note: This article was written by Rob Mayzes. Read Rob’s previous article on compression mistakes to avoid, too!] Today, you’ll learn about seven common reverb mistakes. When I first started mixing, I made all of these mistakes. It took me years to learn my lesson. So I’m sharing them with you so you can […]

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New Music Friday: March 29, 2019

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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March 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: March 27, 2019

Happy Wednesday once again folks! We’re bringing the best from the TuneCore Artist community when it comes to sweet music videos, and we invite you to totally slack off and watch them. If not for us, for the artists. If not even for the artists, maybe for Donnie Wahlberg. Why Donnie Wahlberg, you ask? Because […]

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