JAZZFUEL BLOG

A collection of all the articles...

JAZZFUEL BLOG

A collection of all the articles...
The Best Website Builders for Musicians (2021 Guide)

The Best Website Builders for Musicians (2021 Guide)

The best website builders for musicians allow any independent artist to come up with a professional and stylish website in very little time. There’s a lot of choice out there though - each with their own advantages and disadvantages - so in this guide we’ve reviewed...

9 Stylish Musician Website Examples

9 Stylish Musician Website Examples

If you’re planning on building a new website for your band or project, it helps to look at what other musicians are doing right. In this article, we’ve pulled together 9 examples of musician websites which do a great job at keeping things simple, stylish and...

Bandcamp: The Power of Social Sales

Bandcamp: The Power of Social Sales

Why should you sell your music on platform like Bandcamp that takes 10-15% commission when you could sell it from your own website and keep everything?  The answer is social sales, which we're going to unpack in this article... Giving away money is usually...

A Jazz Musician’s Guide To Getting Things Done

A Jazz Musician’s Guide To Getting Things Done

It’s not easy being a 21st Century jazz musician, is it?! Not only are you meant to be the best you can on your instrument and make great music, you almost certainly have to take on many of the business and ‘admin’ tasks including booking gigs, social media,...

Mailing Lists for Jazz Musicians: Incentives & Bribes

Mailing Lists for Jazz Musicians: Incentives & Bribes

As an independent jazz musician, how do you encourage fans to sign-up for your mailing list? Having an active list of jazz fans is valuable. It provides a base audience for new music, tickets to gigs, or anything else you happen to sell. But as anyone who has worked...

Press Campaigns | Spring 2021

Press Campaigns | Spring 2021

By Spring 2021, gigs were still largely on hold, but the number of great independent jazz albums only seemed to be growing! We ran press campaigns for 25 album releases (check them out here!) in the first part of the year and have pulled together some key takeaways...