September 29

The death metal genre got started in the late 1980s and has been going strong ever since. We’ve outlined what we think are the top 10 death metal bands of all times. As usual, we expect and encourage you to debate about the list we’ve provided.

 

death metal, chuck schuldiner, death

Death is considered to be one of the most influential bands in heavy metal and a pioneering force in death metal.

1 – Death. Death is the unanimous choice for the greatest heavy metal band of all time. There’s just no debating it. Chuck Schuldiner, the band’s lead singer and guitarist, … Read More

September 28

Getting signed in today’s competitive music industry is undoubtedly very difficult. Fortunately, however, there are a lot of ways that the Internet can be used to increase your chances of getting noticed by a record label.

Let’s take a look at some of the ways you can use the internet to promote your unsigned band:

Providing Great Music for Sharing

The most important part of this process is providing quality music on a consistent basis. It has never been easier for great musicians to get noticed than it is today, especially with all of the social media and sharing platforms … Read More

July 4

YouTube has long been a favorite of viewers looking to check out a wide variety of different types of videos. Recently, however, it has been making a strong push to become one of the best ways on the internet to promote and develop an audience for your music as well.

Music videos are far surpassing other short videos as the most popular videos on YouTube and it has never been more apparent that developing a strong presence on the video site is the best way to maintain and grow your fan base. In order to take advantage of these facts, … Read More

May 3

Promoting your music online, whether by using music sharing sites, social media, or search engine optimized website, is an essential part of building an audience for any musical artist or band. The importance of building an online presence has never been as important as it is today, with competition being as deep as it’s ever been. There are many different websites that allow you to build your fan base and get more listeners.

Let’s take a look at ten great places to promote your music online:

Facebook (www.facebook.com)

Facebook is one of the top options on this list … Read More

February 12

While sharing your music online is much easier than ever, promoting it successfully isn’t near as easy. The competition in the musical world has made it quite difficult to separate yourself for the hundreds of thousands of other artists and bands looking to make a name for themselves. It’s important to understand that promoting your music is a process, and that becoming a musical superstar isn’t going to happen overnight.

Let’s take a look at exactly how you can successfully promote your music online:

Provide High Quality Material

If you’re not providing good music, you simply can’t expect to promote … Read More