Tag: Merch

The New Square Market is (Update: NOT) the Best Way to Sell Merch Online

Update

Since publishing this, we’ve had a serious issue and no longer recommend Square Market. Read more in this updated blog post.

Few should be unfamiliar with Square, the little credit card reader that plugs into any smartphone’s headphone jack and allows you to take payments with their free app and…



Introducing: The Waveform Song Wristband

One of the goals of tunelab is to try and come up with unique ideas or different ways that bands (primarily unsigned bands) can try and “make it” in the modern music industry. As music sales decline, bands have to find other avenues to generate income with things like merchandise, but it’s hard to generate…



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…



Embedding a Music Store Into Facebook

As part of the free services we offer to deserving bands, we will create an e-commerce platform on your website (which we’ll also create/host) that will allow you to sell music and merch directly to fans, complete with immediate digital downloads and coupon…