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BEING YOU: A HOW-TO GUIDE

BEING YOU: A HOW-TO GUIDE

From MotivatingMusicians.com: If you’re anything like me, some days you wake up full of self confidence, ready to take on the world.  Then, the next day you struggle to remember your name (and even then aren’t sure that you even like it very much).  What happens? People happen. Opinions are free flowing these days.  People seem to be more and more willing to become the very hate they word puke about yet we are also more connected, more advanced and potentially have more creative outlets than ever before. As I ponder this balance, I decided to make a short list...

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FIND YOUR SOUND

FIND YOUR SOUND

#FINDYOURSOUND - and start from within. Sound a little cliche'? Maybe. But what would happen if you obsessed over your sound, your voice, and your message as much as you do when you're mixing a song or buying gear? And I don't think this is exclusive to original artists. There's still PLENTY of room for interpretation in tribute and cover bands alike. Take your time, experiment, be intentional, and you'll be miles ahead already.

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FOCUS (YOUR LENS) ON YOUR FANS

FOCUS (YOUR LENS) ON YOUR FANS

FOCUS ON YOUR FANS -- YOU KNOW, TAKE MORE PICTURES OF THEM. You want to increase your reach on social media? Take more pictures OF your fans + take more pictures WITH your fans. Not only is it free advertising when you're tagged, but (wait for it) you can start to develop relationships with your fans. No, not like that. I mean, technically it could happen, but that's not the point of this post. 😳  MOVING ON 👉🏼⠀ Here's something we did at every show that grew our band's page. ⠀ 1. BREAK THE ICEBefore your set or on a...

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