Tag: Bands

Take My Money!

You know what’s infuriating? Trying and trying to buy music from a band and having them seemingly resist taking the money. I know there are lots of people that think there’s no way for a band to make money by selling music — but that seems to be spreading to bands themselves. I have Google Play Music’s…



Bands: Don’t Forget the Basics

There’s no shortage of advice columns for bands that offer some great and inventive ideas to market yourselves or help you achieve whatever you deem as success. While I see lots of bands following some of these tips and doing some great things, I’ve noticed a trend lately where bands are forgetting to do some…



Every Band Should Have a Square Account

If you’re a band, often times your best chance of generating income is selling music and merch directly to your fans at the shows. As a fan, there have been plenty of times where I might have purchased an album or t-shirt, but just didn’t have the…