Next Level Noise recently brought you 7 Types of Awesome Guitar & Bass Apps, and we wanted to compliment that list with something for all the DJs, beatmakers and producers out there.
Musician, author & MI Instructor Bobby Borg has collected some of the wisdom he's shared with MI's Music Business students in a new book, "Music Marketing For The DIY Musician: Creating and Executing a Plan of Attack On A Limited Budget," which is available at Amazon. Next Level Noise invited Bobby to share an excerpt he published at Sonicbids, "14 Ways to Make Money from One Song." Check it out!
There's a whole wide world of guitar apps and bass apps out there. They can improve your tone, take your technique to the next level, or help you learn all kinds of theory. Next Level Noise has done some digging and come up with these 7 awesome app categories you should check out:
A big congratulations goes out to the Program Chair of MI's Independent Artist Program, Lisa Harriton! The talented singer-songwriter, keyboardist and MI faculty member was just nominated for a Grammy Award for the tune she co-wrote, "Everything Is Awesome!!!" The memorably catchy track is the theme song to 2014's star-studded animated hit The Lego Movie, and is named in the Grammy category of Best Song Written for Visual Media. The 57th Annual Grammy Awards will be held on February 8, 2015 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
Making it through the daily tasks of a career in music can sometimes be frustrating, so it helps to get a little inspiration from the experiences of those who have found some success. Next Level Noise has collected words of wisdom in the following 10 quotes on musical inspiration from your favorite rock stars.
It’s that time of the year: our friends over at Revolver magazine have published their list of the 20 Best Albums of 2014. Of course, their specialties are hard rock and heavy metal--so don't expect any country stars, pop princesses, EDM DJs or hip-hop heavyweights on this list.
Check it out below, and head over to the Revolver site for individual reviews of each record.