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This Week's Most Read Articles on Sonicbids

most read articles

Aug 22, 2016 10:00 AM

Sonicbids Staff

If you need a break from all of the headlines infiltrating your newsfeed and timeline, take a minute to chill out with this week's most read articles on Sonicbids. Unlike your crazy uncle who posts way too much on social media, we don't have any articles that will make you want to pull your hair out.

1. 6 Musician Stereotypes We’re All Getting Sick Of

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How many time has someone assumed one of these about you?

 

2. 5 Marketing Truths Musicians Have Ignored Long Enough

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Whatever you do, don't ignore these marketing tactics that any musician can use to bolster their career.

 

3. 5 Tips to Make Your Local Shows Way More Successful

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Make your local shows your best shows with these simple methods for having a great gig in your hometown.

 

4. 4 of the Best Earplugs for Musicians

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Preserve your hearing without spending a ton. These earplugs will serve you well for a long time to come.

 

5. How to Advance a Show Like a Pro: Your 5-Step Checklist

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Here's a checklist to knock out every show detail and set yourself up for an awesome, problem-free gig.

 

6. The Best Microphones for Every Voice Type

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Looking for the perfect microphone? You're in luck! Here are the best choices based on vocal type.

 

7. 4 10-Minute Songwriting Exercises to Boost Your Creativity

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Short on time? No problem! Try these 10-minute exercises to jumpstart your musical creativity quickly and easily.

 

8. 7 Lessons All Musicians Can Learn From Marketing Guru Seth Godin

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You're about to get a crash course in Godinisms, which are applicable in so many areas of life and work as a musician.

 

9. 5 Underrated Bassists You Need to Know About

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You know the big names in bass playing, but you should take a closer listen to these five fabulous musicians.

 

10. 7 Little Ways to Become a Better DIY Musician This Week

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Get your week off to a great and productive start by adding these seven DIY musician tips to your to-do list!

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