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Learn Something New | Learn Music Industry Knowledge

Author Mary Woodcock  |  04 January 2019

Welcome to day four of the Music Gateway New Year’s Resolutions Checklist! Every day of the first week of the year we’re releasing a new blog to help you boost your career in 2019. Today we’re...

Music Collaboration: How-To and Why

Author Music Gateway Team  |  03 January 2019

Collaboration. It seems to be THE thing to be doing at the moment in the music industry. Music collaborations appear often from big artists like Liam Payne and Jonas Blue, Jax Jones and Years and...

Get Organised With Music Cloud Storage

Author Mary Woodcock  |  02 January 2019

As part of your New Year’s resolutions, you may be planning to get more organised. Perhaps you want to get into a good routine, be healthier or just generally have a tidy up. I know my New Year’s...

How to Get into the Music Industry: What Motivates You?

Author Manny Sanjurjo  |  01 January 2019

When you’re building your music career it is very easy to get lost in the daily grind. You can very easily start getting doubts about your musical path when you forget why you started off in...

How to Get Connected in the Music Industry: Music Industry Networking Events (UK)

Author Anna Issberner  |  19 December 2018

Music networking events in the UK are a great way to meet loads of different people within the music industry. If you’re looking to link up with writers, producers, signed/unsigned artists,...

Music Industry Christmas Gift Guide

Author Mary Woodcock  |  17 December 2018

As Christmas careers around the corner of 2018, it’s now crunch time to get gifts for the harder-to-buy-for individuals on your list (if you’re even that organised). If you haven’t found the...

How to Get Connected in the Music Industry: Music Industry Networking Tips

Author Mary Woodcock  |  06 December 2018

This time of year is generally quite ripe with networking opportunities. Be it dedicated networking events or Christmas parties, there are many events to choose from. If you’re looking for...

How To Not Lose Your Voice

Author Mary Woodcock  |  05 December 2018

This wonderful article was written by Line Hilton: Vocal Coach, Performing Arts Medicine specialist and publisher, from iSing Magazine. Please read more if you’d like to find out how to prevent...

How To Get Your Music Heard – Review

Author Jon Skinner  |  16 November 2018

Becoming famous through singing and music is a dream that many people strive to make a reality. However, you probably know that it takes several months to get music out. Ask the question: how to...

What’s An EP, What Does EP Stand For & Mean In Music?

Author Mary Woodcock  |  16 November 2018

Here are four integral tips you can use to help enhance your EP!

Music Gateway Sends Member to Cannes Music Industry Conference, MIDEM

Author Mary Woodcock  |  07 November 2018

Brian Alejandro, also known as Nabsora, was one of the lucky winners of our Midem ticket giveaway. We caught up with him to hear his story, what happened at Midem and what he’s up to now

Music In Play: Working With Brands

Author Music Gateway Team  |  31 October 2018

Our friends over at ForTunes wrote this blog to share their top tips for musicians to keep in mind when working with brands. Working with brands – vital things musicians should keep in mind...

Music Thought Download: Top 5 Tips for Collaborating in the Music Industry

Author Jon Skinner  |  23 October 2018

Jon Skinner shares his thoughts and his best tips on how to collaborate as artists and other music professionals. Watch the video to get some real industry insight into why collaborating is...

Music Thought Download: Describing Music with Metadata

Author Randy Klein  |  19 October 2018

Music is very difficult to describe with words, and most descriptions fall short. Music has a shape, yet it is not a tangible form. You simply can’t hold on to it. It leaves the building more...

Music in Play: What is Metadata and why is it so Important?

Author Music Gateway Team  |  18 September 2018

Head of Sync, Jack Skates tells us why Metadata is so important for securing Syncs and gives some top tips on how to use metadata in your music career.

Music in Play: How to License Cover Songs and Remixes for Release

Author Music Gateway Team  |  12 September 2018

Releasing cover songs, remixes and tracks which use samples offer a great way to help your music reach new ears and get your name out to new fans. However, it’s important to make sure you’re doing...

Music in Play: How to Manage your Music Files Online

Author Sophie Small  |  10 September 2018

Check out this quick video to get the top tips on how to manage you music files online with our Head of Operations Sophie Small.

Is Music Gateway Any Good?

Author Mary Woodcock  |  22 August 2018

One of the questions that people ask all the time about Music Gateway is “is it any good?” It is normal to approach any new opportunity with a bit of initial cynicism, but let’s see what...

Play with Music: Make Some Noise – How to Set Up a Recording Studio at Home

Author Music Gateway Team  |  13 August 2018

For any serious musician, when a good idea strikes, you need to get it down on paper as soon as possible. Ideas can leave your head much faster than they ever came into it, so once inspiration...

Play with Music: Ways to Improve Your Practice and Performance on the Piano

Author Music Gateway Team  |  09 August 2018

Some say that Claudio Arrau, one of the greatest piano players of all time, could read music before being able to read words. This is a lesson to take to heart: piano playing, whether you choose...