A guide on how to market your music for emerging artists.
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How to market your music for maximum impact

Have you ever wondered how celebrated musicians capture our hearts and dominate the charts? In such a competitive music industry, their success hinges on more than just raw skills and talent. The secret lies in the art of music marketing. Learning how to market your music can help you break… Read more

how to get signed by a record label – a guide
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Sealing the deal: How to get signed by a record label

If you’re an aspiring musician with rockstar dreams on the brain, securing a record deal could be your ticket to success. This is because you’ll be able to get the backing and support of industry professionals who are dedicated to help you succeed. This includes access to a wide range… Read more

A guide on sync licensing and placements to get your music in TV and film.

How to maximize your exposure with sync licensing and placements

You’re streaming your favorite series on Netflix, and the music playing in a particular moment takes a scene from just okay to completely unforgettable. Ever wished your music could be featured in the same way? Well, here’s the inside scoop: the key lies in sync licensing and placements. They allow… Read more

And in depth guide to mixing and mastering.

Mixing vs mastering: A deep dive into uses and differences

No matter where you are on your journey as a musician or music producer, having a solid understanding of the difference between mixing and mastering is essential. These crucial components of music production help your tracks stand out in a competitive industry, and ensure its sound resonates with audiences. Need… Read more

An in-depth guide that explores what presets are in music.

What are audio presets: Benefits and how to get started

Picture this: you’ve got a great idea for a vocal hook, so you take out your phone to record it. But as you try to create a beat, you struggle to produce a sound that fits the vibe you’re going for. As you sit back and listen to your dry,… Read more

All about music presets on BandLab.
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Try on a new sound: Get release-ready vocals with BandLab vocal presets

Created an epic beat and recorded your vocals, but don’t think it’s ready for release just yet? Aspiring to sound like your favorite artist, but don’t know where to begin? If you’re a budding music creator, the road to creating professional-sounding music can feel like a marathon – slow and… Read more

Boost FAQ
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Boosted posts FAQ: All about Boost and how to use it in your favor

Spotted the purple Boost⚡ button beside your BandLab feed posts, but no idea what it does and where to start? You’re in the right place. We asked the BandLab community to fire away with questions about Boosting posts, and we’ve rounded them all up here. What type of posts should… Read more

How to grow your fanbase with Boost on BandLab
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How to grow your fanbase on BandLab: 5 insights from the biggest creators

Growing your fanbase on BandLab is one of the best ways to get your music out there, make connections with like-minded creators, and capture new opportunities - but it's easier said than done. If you're just starting out, don't be daunted. Many of your fellow creators have managed to amass… Read more


How to use AutoPitch Vocal Effects on BandLab

AutoPitch is a powerful tool for vocal production: it's free, easy to use, and enables vocalists and rappers to sound like their favorite artists. But in order to satiate the creativity of our talented community, we looked at even more ways to empower you to go all out in your… Read more


6 steps to take if your music is stolen

As an artist, it's always a terrible feeling to find out that your music has been used without your permission. Not only do you miss out on potential earnings, but you also feel like your years of hard work through taking guitar, vocal, piano lessons, etc, and applying that knowledge… Read more


What is mastering and why is it important?

What is mastering? Mastering takes an audio mix and brings it to distribution quality. It’s the final step to balance your mix, unify sonic elements and optimize playback response for all file formats and devices. It typically consists of a series of subtle audio processes including stereo enhancement, compression, equalization… Read more

cover art album

How to get good artist photos and cover art

A picture tells a thousand words. Or it just looks good. Either way, the tradition of including cover art with music releases is one that you should definitely try to follow! Well-conceived and executed cover art helps you to establish your unique brand as an artist, and convey subtle hints… Read more