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Date archive for 2012

  • Music Collaboration: The Rise of Social Media in Group Music-Making

    Facebook Music

    A few years ago, superstar modern classical composer Eric Whitacre commandeered large swathes of YouTube in to playing in a massive ‘virtual orchestra’. Each player submitted parts, which were put together after the event. That’s only one amazing example of what can be done when you leverage communications and social media for a single purpose. […]

  • What Exactly Does the New Myspace Offer Musicians?

    The New MySpace

    Now I don’t know about you, but I wish I’d preserved my Myspace profile like a fine damson jam. Before the networking sovereign of social utility invaded the world wide web and demanded that users adhere to their stringent laws of conformity (your cover photo argument is invalid, Facebook, I want a glitter gif), Myspace […]

  • Top 5 Budget MIDI-Enabled Devices

    M-AUDIO MIDISPORT 2x2

    Nowadays, you can do anything with your mobile device: work, play, study, research, and communicate. But did you know that, in addition to all the technological advances that help you be more efficient at daily tasks, there have also been innovations that cater to budding musical composers and songwriters? Musical Instrument Digital Interface (MIDI) is […]

  • How to Collaborate When Recording Music Online

    Ohm Studio

    One of the highlights of being in a band is the moment you can put your own CD into your computer’s CD player for the first time. But every track on that CD is the result of hours in the recording studio, playing the same track over and over again, and sitting around waiting for […]

  • How to Get your Music onto iTunes and Spotify

    iTunes and Spotify

    Everyone is aware of the struggles of the music industry. Piracy, falling CD sales… In some houses, you don’t find a music collection on the shelves any more – it might be ten times as large as music collections used to be, but it’s all hidden on a tiny tablet or laptop hard drive. And […]