Back in the day, it wasn’t easy for independent musicians to build a career in the music industry. The major labels had the market locked down, and the only way to break in was to beat them at their own multi-million-dollar game.
IAMA is proud to announce that our winner Ricky Kej and finalist Jeff Oster have just been nominated at the prestigious Grammy Awards. They are both nominated in the same Best New Age Album category.
Many musicians and producers are starting to turn to laptops for their recording needs. Not only are they highly portable and less expensive, but modern laptops also pack plenty of power for any recording need. If you want an on-the-go recording studio, here are the laptops for recording professional-quality music.
You are a music artist – a solo artist or band, you have now released an album of music. Now what? How are you going to release your music successfully today? Here are some tips...
Indie artists have to do it all – from writing their songs, practicing, performing, recording, booking, travel, publicity and promotion, not to mention all their own admin; it never seems to stop. Should you create a team to help you? Here is an 8-step guide to help move your career forward by finding the support you need.
Acoustic guitar is one of the most versatile instruments you can play. It’s perfect for anything from small gatherings around a campfire to..
How you design your musician website, how you organize the content, and the content itself are key to building a site that will convert potential fans, engage your current music fans, and impress music industry gatekeepers.
Improvisation began its roots in jazz, but today it’s done across all genres so it’s become a useful skill for musicians to keep in their arsenal, however, it’s a daunting task for some so there remains this one pressing question. How do we make improvisation less scary?