What is an Indie Artist?

An indie artist is an individual who produces, performs, and releases music independently without the backing of a (major) label. They haven't signed any contract or agreement with an external party. These artists can create their album packaging, distribute their…

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5 Pillars For Twitter Success For Musicians

I use Twitter often. That made me think about how (starting) musicians like me can use Twitter to help them forward. If you have any suggestions, other advice, or tips, please share them in the comments section.

I. Master your …Read more

How Did I Get Here?

According to my mother, I was not a calm baby. I heard that a lot as a toddler, a pre-schooler, and a teenager. There must have been some truth in that. I was tough on those around me. I also…

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How I Deal With Social Media Using Publer

Social media is the go-to marketing channel for artists to promote their music. It has become an integral part of the marketing mix - with Instagram being one of the top social platforms for musicians.  

Social media have more impact…

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Restringing My Guitars

My Fender Stratocaster is all restrung (waiting for my Epiphone SG to come back from repairs as well), got my new bass guitar, plus my updated recording/mixing equipment, all ready to start recording. 

With a bit of luck, I'll be…

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Why Rock N' Roll? 

People ask me: Why rock n' roll? 
When is the last time you ever turned on the radio and heard a guitar riff?
Or a guitar solo?
Or any guitar at all... 
God willing, there's nothing I'd love more than…

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So Much To Do.....

Releasing a single can’t be difficult, can it? 

That’s what I thought. But there’s a lot involved. If besides releasing the song, you also want it to get noticed. 

There are other things to consider too. Stuff I had not…

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