Best Earplugs For Musicians: Cheap and Pro options

We all need earplugs, but when they don't fit perfectly, or they don't sound good enough, we cast them into a drawer... much to the dismay of our ears. Here are 2 sets of earplugs that actually do the job, and produced a balanced, non-muffled sound.

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Best Vinyl Pressing Services 2018: Cheap and Short-Run Options

With high prices, minimum order sizes and long wait times, finding a short run vinyl pressing service can be difficult, but not impossible! We've rounded up a list of the best vinyl services for independent bands.

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Best Portable Recorder: Tascam vs Zoom vs Yemenren

A portable audio recorder, or digital voice recorder is a handheld microphone that records and stores audio files. We reviewed the top 4 best portable recorders, ranging in price from just $40 to $260.

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How to Press Vinyl for Under $100

Despite what you've heard, IT IS possible to press vinyl without breaking the bank. Whether you need a short run of 7" singles, a or a handful of LPs, we've uncovered 8 ways to press vinyl for under $100.

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How to Make the Perfect Music Video: 15 Tips from a Pro Videographer

Whether you're shooting, directing or just performing, it always helps to be prepared. Here's 15 tips on creating a music video from a pro videographer.

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Capturing Your Live Performances with GoPro HERO3+

Most bands *ahem* suck at getting good live footage. Fortunately, GoPro has a line of cameras that are affordable, high quality and let you shoot easily from the stage using remote controls.

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Seriously, Why Aren’t You Using Square To Sell Merch?

At least 3/4ths of bands I see are still “cash only” when it comes to merch. Don't be part of that 75%... just use Square.

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