From the covers to (finally) your pieces!

A delicate passage Almost all the bands start playing covers because after all it is very useful for the practice to be able to start with pieces that you know well and that may also represent successful hits. It is a factor that will surely help you to get...

(Musically) Was it better when it was worse?

But does this make sense? Great singer-songwriters such as Battisti, De Andrè, De Gregori, Dalla, Battiato, etc. are mentioned, and they try to compare their success with today’s failures. Without taking into account, however, the difference in the world we live in and that today’s musical offer is so...

How to write the Bio of a musician

An important business card Your biography should not be confused with an autobiography: it is not just a document that shows all the most important stages of your musical career, you write it to capture the attention of those who work in the music sector, people with whom you...

The fastest and most effective way to write a Hit!

If you’re into the desire to throw your body and soul into writing your hit song, this article is for you. The best way to learn the technique for writing a commercially solid song, be it Country, Rock or Pop, is to use a song that is already successful...

Interview with Dario Valle

My series of interviews continues with artists that I had the pleasure of knowing personally and that I think they have something to say with their music. Today we know DARIO VALLE in this short interview: 1) How did you get closer to music; how was your passion born?...

Tips for Musicians who hate Social Media

You can’t run away from social media, whether you love them or hate them, a musician knows perfectly well that today they are one of the most effective ways of promoting their music. Of course, the biggest risk we face today is to end up living our lives with...

Are you hunting for sponsors? Here’s how

Finding a partnership with a sponsor is not impossible How do you approach those who will help our music business? These are the sponsors, that is those who will support us during one of our events, our tour or during the presentation of one of our albums. How will...

The Musical Project Manager: Free or Paid?

Precisely on the occasion of my return from Moscow, I was able to write and write down my figure, that of the Music Project Manager, who is responsible for organizing and coordinating a project in all its phases, from birth to development, until its success and promotion, it is...

Interview with Andrea Balasso

Bassist and composer 1) How did you approach music? how was your passion born? I approached music around the age of 13-14 when I started to come up with some chords on a classical guitar that ran around the house (the only testimony of a failed and frustrating 10-year...

Interview with Tony ‘Mad’ Fontò of White Skull

Every Italian Municipality boasts of musicians born or lived in their own lands. This is certainly a source of pride for all citizens. However, it happens that many of the people living in the same country are unaware of this treasure. Here begins a series of interviews aimed at...