Essential Books for Musicians: 2 You Know, 2 You Don’t

These books speak for themselves, helping DIY musicians become better artists and entrepreneurs. 1. How to Build a Sustainable Music Career And Collect All Revenue Streams, by Emily White This book is the most straightforward guide to recording, releasing, and monetizing your music. White offers step-by-step instructions for what to do in every phase of… Continue reading Essential Books for Musicians: 2 You Know, 2 You Don’t

Sing More, Stress Less: Getting a Handle on Performance Anxiety

If you’re scared to perform your own music, good—it means you care. What do you do if you’re too fearful? Ideally, you don’t stop playing music altogether. But performance anxiety is a serious obstacle for many musicians, especially when performing their own songs. How can you get more comfortable on stage and get back to… Continue reading Sing More, Stress Less: Getting a Handle on Performance Anxiety

Why is it so hard to like your own music?

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You’re your own worst critic. We’ve got the tips to help you change that. Ya know, nothing’s ever perfect. We can’t all be Mozart. There are many reasons to make music. It gives you the chance to express freely, your creativity unleashed, without any of the worries of life nagging at you. It’s a type… Continue reading Why is it so hard to like your own music?