Contributor Spotlight : Desmond Rhodes

Desmond Rhodes is a writer and musician, not necessarily in that order. He bats around things to write on his drum throne as his guitarists fight over solo time. You can find him on… The post Contributor Spotlight : Desmond Rhodes appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article on Adam Harkus.

Dad Diaries : The Perfect Storm. Part 1

We always knew 2017 was going to be tough. Even before the turn of the year the flat was literally falling apart, as I almost put my foot through a squidgy, smelly, damp-rot infested… The post Dad Diaries : The Perfect Storm. Part 1 appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article on Adam […]

Supporting Your Local Music Scene

  Whether you’re an artist or simply a music enthusiast, you should know the importance of supporting your local music scene. Without it, the world would be filled with cold, calculated music played by… The post Supporting Your Local Music Scene appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article on Adam Harkus.

5 Tips for Those Who Are Going to Visit India

India is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world, for having the essence of mystical and historical Indian culture. India’s diverse culture, flora and fauna, splendid art and architecture, of course,… The post 5 Tips for Those Who Are Going to Visit India appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this […]

First Show Preparedness Guide

You’ve worked your butt off to get to here; been writing songs like crazy, found a way to record a demo, reached out to a venue, and got that sweet, sweet message back that… The post First Show Preparedness Guide appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article on Adam Harkus.

Great uses for the Line 6 Variax!

Line 6 unleashed the Variax over a decade ago. At first, it may have seemed like a gimmick, but now it’s a brilliant instrument that countless musicians are embracing. During the first round of… The post Great uses for the Line 6 Variax! appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article on Adam Harkus.

Growing Evidence That Music Increases Intelligence

Evidence suggests that listening to music involves the entire brain, activating each and every section. This means that your whole brain is getting a workout and neural pathways become strengthened. Musicians will also understand the… The post Growing Evidence That Music Increases Intelligence appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article on Adam Harkus.

10 Key Areas Authors Must Choose For Marketing Their Books

Authors hear a lot of the same advice about book marketing and publicity. It’s very obvious what needs to be done. The question is how does one do these things especially with limited time,… The post 10 Key Areas Authors Must Choose For Marketing Their Books appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this […]

Line 6 Helix Review features on their company newsletter

Huge congratulations go to one of of the Blogging Musician’s main contributor’s Niko Lalangas.   His fantastic review of the Line 6 Helix Guitar Multi Effects has made in onto Line 6’s very own newsletter… The post Line 6 Helix Review features on their company newsletter appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article […]

Non-Musician Skills for a Successful Music Career

Today, being a musician requires skills other than musical abilities, and hopefully, melting faces with killer guitar solos isn’t the only thing you’re good at. In order for you to be a successful musician… The post Non-Musician Skills for a Successful Music Career appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article on Adam Harkus.

Publicity Lessons To Learn From Guns N’ Roses

Guns N’ Roses – a hard rock group that first formed in 1985 – was one of the most successful bands of 2017, in any genre. It might not be your kind of music,… The post Publicity Lessons To Learn From Guns N’ Roses appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article on Adam […]

Social Media Strategies to Get You Noticed

Social media has been a godsend for just about any industry that benefits from a marketing campaign, and one of those industries is music. Music and promotion go hand-in-hand, so much so that many… The post Social Media Strategies to Get You Noticed appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article on Adam Harkus.

Gigging is the ace up your sleeve

  So this week we reformed our old band. Cosmic Space Pirates. I’ve missed it, greatly,  summing it up a while back in The little things I miss about being in a band. I… The post Gigging is the ace up your sleeve appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article on Adam Harkus.

Happy 2018 from The Blogging Musician!

Happy New Year everyone! I just wanted to start off the New Year with a quick refresh of what The Blogging Musician is, for any new readers out there…… “The Blogging Musician has grown from… The post Happy 2018 from The Blogging Musician! appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article on Adam Harkus.

The Old Music Industry, Murder By Internet

Years and years ago, bands and songwriters went through more or less the same processes of evolution from start to liftoff. You and your buddies would start a group, jam in the garage, maybe… The post The Old Music Industry, Murder By Internet appeared first on The Blogging Musician. Keep reading this article on Adam Harkus.