Life During Quarantine: Staying Creatively Challenged During COVID-19

Social distancing has made band practices, recording sessions, and collaborative writing work difficult or even impossible. On the surface, the significant extra time at home seems like the perfect opportunity to delve into new writing and recording projects, but some musicians are surprised to discover that they aren’t feeling creatively inspired during the pandemic.

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Life During Quarantine: How Other Artists Are Coping

In this piece for our on-going “Life During Quarantine” series, Sirma Munyar chats with some of her fellow artists as to how they’ve been coping with being cooped up.

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Life During Quarantine: 4 Music Skills to Develop While You’re Stuck at Home

[Editor’s Note: This article was written by Patrick McGuire and provided exclusively for the TuneCore Blog from our friends at Soundfly!] By now, it’s clear that COVID-19’s impact on musicians and the music industry is deep. The virus has cancelled shows and entire tours, delayed record releases, and put physical distance between musicians across the […]

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Life During Quarantine: Generating Revenue During a Pandemic

With an entire industry feeling the heat from COVID-19, artists may be grappling with just how to go about making money these days. How can they supplement ticket sales with revenue in a way that doesn’t feel inappropriate?

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Life During Quarantine: How to Stave Off Musical Burnout

Musical burnout is a real thing. With all this time on our hands, it’s tempting to over-do it as it pertains to writing, recording, producing, promoting – but giving yourself a break and taking our circumstances into consideration is key.

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Apply To Play Sonicbids’ Remote ‘Stay the F*ck Home Fest’

Starting this Friday, March 27th, a select group of artists will be performing one to three songs from their remote location, and broadcast it live via Zoom to fans and industry professionals. This will be a weekly event. TuneCore Artists are encouraged to apply!

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Life During Quarantine: How You Can Continue to Thrive as an Artist

It’s important to survive this period not just physically and financially, but also psychologically. However, being kinder to ourselves doesn’t mean that we should stop striving for betterment altogether.

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Life During Quarantine: The Pressure To Be Productive

Tips for navigating a time when everyone’s naively telling you now’s the time to get it all done!

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Life During Quarantine: Free Music Resources You Should Know About

If you’re a songwriter or artist who depends on co-write sessions, this period we’re all going through together might be particularly difficult to manage for you. Sure, you can still write on your own, but how do you write when you don’t even go out and live like you used to?

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Life During Quarantine: Assessing Your Video Strategy

It’s projected that available entertainment time will increase by 15% for stay-at-home workers. Whether you’re experienced creating video-driven content or it’s a brave new step, look at the coming weeks as an opportunity to expand and engage.

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