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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.
Aug 0
Aug 0

3 Sneaky Tips To Help Your Band (Examples Included)

  1. People in the music industry want to know about your band. Just not from you! Managers, Labels, Booking Agents, Festival Promotors and just about everyone else in the music industry wants to discover the next incredible act. Unfortunately, they are all so busy juggling the careers of their current artists that they don’t […]

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Aug 0
Aug 0

Land Your Dream Producer & Take A Holiday At The Same Time!

  Do you have a dream producer you just wish your band could record with? You may have a particular producer in mind whose previous work on some of your favourite albums potentially helped inspire you to be in a band in the first place?! Now what if I told you that your bands ability […]

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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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Feb 2
Feb 2

Simple Tips To Get Your Band Playing More Shows

  One of the most common questions I get down at The Hen House is “How does our band get more shows?” Its a great question to ask because playing more shows is the single most important thing a band can do, if they want to give themselves every chance of being successful. Playing live […]

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