How to Record YouTube Music Videos

YouTube music videos are an important part of any music makers’ promotional tools. There are a lot of reasons that I recommend new artists record a music video of themselves. You can use your own YouTube music videos to help find ways to improve your performance. The video, after all, will allow you to see and hear exactly what your audience does. YouTube Music Videos For your first video you…

Music Videos: Best Apps

GUEST POST: Music videos are awesome. Modern technology advances mean that it’s easier than ever to enjoy your favorite music, no matter where you are. Now, almost any device has the power to host your favorite music videos from almost any artist you chose. Music Videos With so many fantastic music videos on the market, it can be hard to pick the best place to see them. We’ve compiled a list…

Justin Bieber Love Yourself

Justin Bieber Love Yourself…There are two things about this particular song that stand out to me: 1) it’s vocals and guitar throughout…but NO drums! 2) it has a trumpet solo…a TRUMPET solo! You see, most pop music– the kind that makes it into the Top 10 of the charts, anyway, would say yes to drums and no to trumpet solos. Justin Bieber has managed to make something that sounds quite…

Scott Bradlee of Postmodern Jukebox

I met Scott Bradlee after his Postmodern Jukebox performance at Bemus Point, NY. I had to congratulate him in person on the tremendous success he has found not only as a musician, but also as someone doing something innovative in the music industry these days. Scott Bradlee takes popular songs from today and yesteryear and reinvents them in a jazzy style, complete with extremely popular YouTube videos which get millions…