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The Power Of Positive Thinking

The Power Of Positive Thinking

As a young boy, I never had much self confidence or belief in myself. That was for good reason. I was a weakling, basically unhealthy with a severe asthmatic condition, not really very good at anything, including school, and things I enjoyed like sports, music etc. I...

Six Tips For Overcoming Songwriter’s Block

Six Tips For Overcoming Songwriter’s Block

Songwriting can seem like an exercise in two extremes. Sometimes the words flow so smoothly you can hardly write them down fast enough – almost as if you’re just transcribing for someone else.  And then there is most of the time…  We’ve all been there: Some...

Why won’t anyone record my song?

Why won’t anyone record my song?

Every songwriter’s dream is to have their music picked up by an artist who loves the song and feels like their fans would too. But sometimes, songwriters spend years trying to get their music in front of artists to no avail. How does this happen? And more importantly,...

Should a Male or a Female Sing On My Demo?

Should a Male or a Female Sing On My Demo?

While it’s always possible to get lost in the details of any new project, sometimes, the details truly matter. And believe it or not, whether a male or female records the vocals on your demo could have longterm implications for your song. Your demo is just as much...

What is a worktape?

What is a worktape?

One of the very first things we need to get started when working on a custom demo for you is a worktape. Don’t know what that is, how to get or make one, or what it should be like? No worries, we’re going to answer all of those questions right here. As I defined it in...

How to Become an Affiliate for BuyDemoTracks.com

How to Become an Affiliate for BuyDemoTracks.com

We created BuyDemoTracks.com to be a “win-win” for everyone in the music industry. And while that might sound like a lofty goal (and it is!), we wholeheartedly believe that it’s possible. If you didn’t know, there are a few important ways that we serve the music...

What do I need to send in to get a demo recorded?

What do I need to send in to get a demo recorded?

When you’ve written your song and need to get a demo created, you’ll want to make sure you’re prepared and have everything needed for the studio to do a good job. While every studio has different processes, there are some things you’ll need across the board to make...

How much money do you make if someone records your song?

How much money do you make if someone records your song?

While most songwriters would consider their work to be a “labor of love,” those who write for a living (or want to) must deal with a painful reality: It’s really hard to get someone to record YOUR song. And as hard as that is, it’s even harder to actually get paid for...

If I’ve written a song, how do I record a demo?

If I’ve written a song, how do I record a demo?

Writing a song is a huge accomplishment—one of those things very few people will ever do in their lifetime. But writing a song is just the beginning of a much longer journey.  Some have written hundreds of songs and never took the next step: recording a...