#Inspiration

Behind the Loops: Ian Osrin of Digital Cupboard Studios, Johannesburg

He's worked with a plethora of South African musicians over five decades and been on the fringes of Paul Simon's Graceland. So as you can imagine, Ian Osrin is no stranger to the beats, melodies and unique music stylings of South Africa and its neighbouring lands. The founder behind the… Read more

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#Tutorials

Six tips for a smooth live stream

Scene composition, lighting, props and connection speed play huge roles in a smooth live stream. Here are six tips to get an edge over everyone else. Read more

#Competitions

June contest winners: Mid-year champs

Half a year of epic contests, half a year of epic winners, and we can't see any signs of slowing down! As the contests get heated, we're primed for another six months of top tracks. Meanwhile, here are your champs for June's round of contests. #summervibin winner Your #summervibin champ… Read more

#Community

Our six picks: Albums spotlight

With the official launch of BandLab Albums, we're more excited than ever to showcase some of the best releases from the BandLab community this week. Every song has a story, and an album represents the tangible cumulation of an artist's creativity. We speak to the artists behind some of Albums… Read more

BandLab Engaging Livestream
#Tutorials

Five ways to make your live stream more engaging

Between hyping up your releases and holding an open mic session, there are various ways to host an engaging livestream and grow your following from home. Read more

Get your music heard
#Guides

Six tips on how to get your music heard

How to propel your music to a wider audience, from social media tips to building your own 'story'. Read more

#Inspiration

Behind the Loops: RENEGADE EL REY

A studio engineer at Outkast’s legendary Stankonia studios and an artist, producer and songwriter in his own right, RENEGADE EL REY helped run some of BandLab’s legendary sessions with Young Chop as part of our Tracklanta initiative with A3C Festival last year. RENEGADE has now returned to work with us,… Read more

#Competitions

July Contests: #julychamp, #groove4u, #boogiefever, #gamersunite

We're already halfway through the year but the chances for you to win ain't drying up. Make sure you check out our Forked contests this month – we've tweaked the forkable tracks so they now include an entire bunch of stems for you to have full control and creativity over. More… Read more

#From the Team

BandLab Albums: Release your music to the world, get 100% of all album sales

We’re excited to officially launch Albums: a feature that lets creators release and sell unlimited singles, EPs and albums for free! Read more

#From the Team

Connect your social media on BandLab

We want to make it as easy as possible for you to creatively express yourself and connect with your fans. And in today’s world, there’s no better way to show off your personal brand than through your full online presence.  That’s why now, you can have your personal website and… Read more

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