Sunday, December 17, 2017
A 2011 survey of nearly 1900 independent musicians by ReverbNation and Digital Music News found that over three-fourths of those musicians want to get signed to a record label, particularly a major.  The Recording Industry Association of America...
In late May 2012, Phillip Phillips of Leesburg, Georgia became the 5th consecutive "white guy with guitar" to win American Idol, a TV program whose dominance and influence have both been losing ground in the last few years. Earlier in...
Point A to point B. Dreams to realities. How do you get all of your dreams and goals, whether big or small, recognized, organized then accomplished? ...Writing each and every one down. Being artists and musicians, our goals tend to range...
Katrina Johansson and Guitar It Up for Girls have partnered to bring you a FREE online guitar lesson to teach you three simple chords that will get you started playing music today. We recommend watching this video over and...
Guitar It Up for Girls and Katrina Johansson have partnered together to bring you FREE online video lessons to get you started playing guitar today!  In Lesson 1, Katrina discusses the parts of the guitar and basic scales to...
As a musician, I’m sure you have been selling merchandise at one of your shows and one of your fans was short on cash. There are various issues such as: the venue does not have an ATM or it...
One thing you will always have to be conscious of is that there is someone out there that wants to steal your guitar. Recently, Tom Petty had five guitars stolen, just days before his new tour was to begin. They...
OK, you’ve got that extra special electric guitar you wanted so much and it’s awesome. So now let’s talk about the next piece of rock gear you’ll need, which is a guitar amplifier (aka amp). Of course you need...