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Least Popular but Fascinating Musical Instruments You Can Give a Try

Live music feeds the soul and promotes happiness. With live events on hold at present, many of us can’t wait to get back to listening to our favorite bands or heading to a concert for much-needed knees up. Music is an important part of our lives. With a lot of extra time on your hands, you may be thinking about learning a musical instrument but aren’t sure what to try

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How Fender Adapted to the Information Age

In a world filled with lockdowns, working from home, and an increase in YouTube tutorial consumption, companies around the world across all fields have no choice but to speed up their processes in building up their digital presence. However, this digital movement is not something that only cropped up in the recent year; rather, it was a movement that started years ago and that has seen industries and companies of

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The Most Effective Ways to Advertise Your Music

It may seem that indie artists have never had more opportunities to kickstart their careers than they have today but still, the audience of the great bulk of freshly minted singers and players doesn’t go beyond their family and friends. Why is it so? Because they ignore the importance of a well-thought-out advertising campaign, which is the key element of success. Having talent and being really good at what you

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How Are Music Artists Performing During the Pandemic?

The havoc wrecked by the Covid-19 pandemic has been wider and unprecedented, and the music world has been no exception. While online streaming and consumption have seen a significant rise, music-makers are still bearing the brunt of the pandemic. Many artists receive considerable tiny revenues from the streaming sites. And, with the measures put in place to control the virus such as the ban of public gatherings and festivals, the

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Music 101: How to Create a Good Beat

Music is the essence of life for literally hundreds of thousands of people. From when they wake up in the morning to the moment they drift off at night, music is entwined with the daily routine. Music to eat breakfast too, music to take the train too, music to work too, there’s something for every moment of the day and we wouldn’t have access to this velvet for the ears

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Cardi B, Offset, Quavo, Winnie Harlow, Lena Waithe, Terrence J & More Join Teyana Taylor at Exclusive LA Listening Event The Album

Teyana Taylor and Def Jam Records kicked off the first official real-life event since lockdown at a private property in Beverly Hills to celebrate the release of her new album titled The Album. The Album, releasing Juneteenth, features special guests Rick Ross, Erykah Badu, Quavo, Missy Elliott, Future, Big Sean, Ms. Lauryn Hill & more. The celebration which provided masks and hazmats upon arrival brought out a huge celebrity crowd

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Spotify Hosts Justin Bieber’s “House of Changes” Album Release Party for Fans on Valentine’s Day in Los Angeles

On Valentine’s Day, Spotify showed much love for Justin Bieber fans in Los Angeles by hosting the pop superstar’s official album launch party of the highly anticipated release, Changes. Spotify’s “House of Changes” experience transformed one of LA’s most iconic skate parks into a carefully curated epicenter of all things Bieber. The space broke out into a maze of immersive zones that told the story of Changes. As fans traversed

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ANDREW WATT & ROBBY KRIEGER BY ANDREW MASON
GARY CLARKE, JR. & TANGIERS BLUES BAND BY ANDREW MASON
ANDREW WATT, MILEY CYRUS, ROBBY KRIEGER BY ANDREW MASON
MICHAEL BOLTON BY ANDREW MASON
GARY CLARK, JR. & ROBBY KRIEGER BY ANDREW MASON

Miley Cyrus, Dennis Quaid and The Struts Join Robby Krieger to Celebrate The Doors’ 50th Anniversary of ‘Morrison Hotel’ at The Sunset Marquis

The Doors’ iconic album, Morrison Hotel, was released exactly 50 years ago, on February 9th, 1970. On the eve of the album’s half-centennial anniversary, rock stars collided at West Hollywood’s Sunset Marquis where music lovers and legends fêted the 50th anniversary of Morrison Hotel. Hosted by industry trailblazers John Varvatos and Timothy White at the Sunset Marquis Hotel and sponsored by Jack Daniels, the homecoming celebration paid homage to the

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Diddy, JAY-Z and More Form Prayer Circle for Nipsey Hussle at 2020 Roc Nation Brunch

Roc Nation’s The Brunch returned to host members of the Roc Nation family and specially invited guests. Roc Nation Family and additional special guests included Jay-Z & Beyoncé, 21 Savage, Jhené Aiko & Big Sean, Chance The Rapper, Dave Chappelle, Christian Combs, Sean Combs, Lana Del Rey, Joe Jonas, Kevin Jonas, Nick Jonas, DJ Khaled, John Legend, Dua Lipa, Vic Mensa, Miguel, Meek Mill, Megan Thee Stallion, Quavo, Rihanna, Kelly

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Billie Eilish, Lizzo, Lil Nas X, Billy Ray Cyrus, Rosalía, Maggie Rogers, and More Perform at Spotify Best New Artist Party

Spotify hosted its annual Best New Artist party at The Lot Studios in West Hollywood. Returning for its fourth year, the highly anticipated event has become one of the hottest parties of Grammy week. The evening celebrated this year’s Best New Artist Grammy nominees featuring exhilarating performances from all eight category contenders, including Black Pumas, Billie Eilish, Lil Nas X, Lizzo, Maggie Rogers, Rosalía, Tank and The Bangas, and Yola.

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