FIVE FESTIVALS TO RULE THEM ALL

You get dirty, you get little sleep, you share your space with thousands of people, and you are likely to wake up with a headache – or worse – on occasion. If this doesn’t sound like fun to you, you have probably never had the chance to be a part of a music festival! Joking […]

TALES OF FAME AND FORTUNE II.

So all the scandalous, peculiar, and unbelievable stories that occurred behind the doors of the recording studios we presented in part one didn’t shock you the least? Then we’ll move to the dark side for those who dare to follow us on another little trip around the globe. But beware: this time things will get […]

TALES OF FAME AND FORTUNE I.

In the era of the social web, supposedly all it takes to get your music to the people and eventually become a star is to own a set of equipment and to nurse your own talent along. Classic recording studios are not necessarily the cradle of a promising career any more, and seem more like […]

EDITOR’S CHOICE OF MUSIC BLOGS – VOL. 4

Missing us already? Don’t worry – here is our next selection of music blogs you probably didn’t have on your list yet. This time we take you to the vibrant musical scene of India, follow the New Yorker’s music critic Alex Ross on his journey through music’s very own history, and explore why so many […]

EDITOR’S CHOICE OF MUSIC BLOGS – VOL. 3

Still looking for the best music blogs out there? To protect you from any signs of wear and tear, here is your next fresh dose of music blogs that probably weren’t on your list up to now: #7 house in the sand The self-proclaimed aim of this blog is to “introduce you to new music in […]

INSPIRATION FOR CREATION VOL. II

You read through our first four choices of inspirational techniques for inspirational tunes – but still don’t feel kissed by the muse? If so, sorry about that, and we promise to do better! Here’s another list of tips and tricks that will most certainly boost your creative flow: Improvisation: As one of the most common […]