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We write blogs about the music industry and offer free advice to all bands. Our goal is to create a network of bands you can gig with, hang with and get advice from. We’re all in this game together.
Jul 0
Jul 0

Dealing With Disappointment In The Music Biz!

In 2002 after years 5 years worth of of local shows we received a call from EMI records. They had heard our latest demo’s, loved them and wanted to fly us to Sydney to meet and play a show for them. What the hell?! EMI! Love us!! We’d never even played a show out of […]

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Jul 1
Jul 1

Making Money In The Music Business – Feature Article In The West Australian

The topic of money and the music business invariably comes up in plenty of muso’s conversations. After all, musicians have just as much right as any to be compensated for their hard work. Increasingly, the ability of a musician to make a buck in the age of illegal downloads, streaming services and the internet has […]

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Jun 0
Jun 0

Band Rehearsal Room – Do You Have The Right Bandmates?

Just how dedicated to your band are you? More importantly, How dedicated are your band mates? Are you getting into the band rehearsal room on a regular basis? With out a doubt one of the toughest parts of starting a band is simply finding other people that are 100% committed to pursuing music with the […]

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Nov 0
Nov 0

Its Not The Most Talented Bands That Make It. It’s The Most Persistent!

Most bands never achieve their goals for one very simple reason. They break up. Longevity in a band’s career is highly underrated. I think this stems from the romantic notion of an unknown band being plucked from obscurity by a label, or tales of a band getting great radio play early in their career and […]

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Mar 0
Mar 0

Grinspoon @ The Hen House

The guys from Grinspoon dropped in for a Jam @ The Hen House this week. They came they rocked and they shot some hoops. I think it’s fair to say Phil would make a terrible basketballer 😉

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