People often throw out misconceptions about buskers. They assume they’re washed up musicians, need money for drugs or are homeless. There’s actually been a busking revival where musicians make extra money or sometimes even live off busking. So what are some of the guidelines and structures behind busking?
A sound engineer is a critical attribute to your live experience. For those who aren’t in the music scene, the importance of the relationship between the band and the sound engineer is non-existent. But for those of us who are, we’re well aware that the sound engineer has an immense part to play in how your gig turns out.
Summer is just around the corner, and that means the music festival season is upon us. Each festivals offers a different lineup and different experience. So we thought to give you a quick rundown of some of the top ones you may want to check out this year.
What do the Rolling Stones have in common with professional wrestling? The Rolling Stones get into the online streaming business. The group’s December 15 Newark 50th Anniversary show will be available on a pay-per-view basis. People who purchase an online stream will have the option to watch the show on their tablets and smartphones along with the ability to pause and rewind the performance as well.
The Hangout Music Festival in Gulf Shores Alabama is one of the best festivals to attend. For a very reasonable price, it’s a great way to not only have a vacation at the beach but also see a wide variety of great bands. Staying in a condo, showering, shuttles, and the cool breeze from the ocean set Hangout Fest apart from any other festival. It is a beautiful three day concert that starts and leaves you wanting more.