The 5 Best Midi Keyboard Controllers

Back when I played in my first band I was the keyboard player. My nights usually consisted of setting up a couple “A-frame” keyboard stands with four different synths sitting on them. The set up varied, but is usually consisted of a couple Rolands (Juno and D-20) and...

What To Do After The Gig

I just published an article on the DIY Blog at CDBaby.com that discusses what to do after your gig is over. You’d be surprised at some of the common sense stuff people don’t think about. Go check it out at the DIY Blog.

How to Book My Band Guide Overview

I was recently asked by Reverb.com to write an overview of the guide. It’s a pretty lengthy article but gives you a great idea of what you’ll find in the guide itself. So, go check out the overview of the guide over at Reverb.com. Cool sight, you should...

Guest List Rules

Now you’ve got your gig(s) booked, your girlfriend and her best friend are planning what to wear (OMG! They’ve got to go shopping!!) and your drummer’s memaw want’s to see him play for the first time. These are personal friends and family and you don’t feel like they...

How To Craft The Perfect Set List

Being a great looking, well dressed (or at least appropriately dressed for your band’s image), well rehearsed band is very important, but you have to have a good show, too. One of the biggest elements of a good show is the set list. You can’t just throw songs on a...