Is Ukulele Easier To Play Than Guitar?

Is Ukulele Easier To Play Than Guitar?

When beginners are choosing their first string instrument, the ukulele and guitar are often the top choices. The ukulele seems simpler, as it has fewer strings and a softer tone. In contrast, the guitar, with its broader range and cultural significance, offers a different kind of allure. With both options being popular and relatively common…

The Ultimate Music PR Checklist To Boost Engagement

The Ultimate Music PR Checklist To Boost Engagement

One of the biggest struggles of any new band or artist is having a compiled music PR checklist. If you’ve struggled with the idea of creating a public relations campaign, this checklist will cover every aspect you need to address as a band, musician, or music business professional. Because public relations involves almost any public…

How to Start a Record Label: A Step-By-Step Guide

How to Start a Record Label: A Step-By-Step Guide

Have you got an eye for talent? Starting a record label is a big undertaking but can be very rewarding. The possibilities seem to be endless. If you want to become an independent record label, many different avenues exist. The music industry is ever-evolving, especially with free streaming services, the popularity of YouTube, and social…

Charity Raffle: Win Limited Edition No Use For A Name Vinyl Records

Charity Raffle: Win Limited Edition No Use For A Name Vinyl Records

Kris Manning, founder of SoCal skatepunk Label Sound Speed Records is raffling off some limited edition No Use For A Name records from his personal collection. 100% of all money raised will be donated to the Tony Sly Music Foundation for Kids. Raffle tickets are priced at $1 and can be purchased on Sound Speed…

Hear Punk Rock Versions of Pokémon, Power Rangers and Other 90s Cartoon Classics

Hear Punk Rock Versions of Pokémon, Power Rangers and Other 90s Cartoon Classics

If you’ve ever wanted a burst of 90s nostalgia with a punk rock twist, you’re in luck! UK cover masters Punk Rock Factory recently released their latest album Masters of the Worstest”. It’s a 22 track trip down memory lane with iconic theme songs like Pokémon, Power Rangers, and Scooby-Doo. Formed in late 2014 in…

Track-By-Track: Rough Dreams Release New Covers EP “From the Graves of Better Days”

Track-By-Track: Rough Dreams Release New Covers EP “From the Graves of Better Days”

Tenessee pop punkers Rough Dreams have teamed up with 59 X Records to release a covers EP titled From the Graves of Better Days. The album features covers of iconic tracks from Thrice, Saves The Day, Lucero, and Grade.  As preparation for the release, the band dropped a video for their cover of Thrice’s “The…