Christian Band Press Kit Test

Your Christian bands press kit is like a businessman’s resume—a good resume usually gets the better job, a poor resume usually means unemployment. The press kit is the main tool that music business people use to learn about your band’s music. It should clearly communicate the message of the band in an effort to expand … Read more

Gravatars Help with Band Branding

The music industry is rapidly changing from the mass market/ label/ radio airplay model to musicians connecting directly with fans. As this change continues to occur, the internet becomes more and more important. Your Christian Bands online presence is critical to the growth of your ministry. Gravatars can help your bands brand be recognized by current … Read more

End of the Year Band Evaluation

Part One: Physical Assets Band evaluations are usually done once a year near the end of October. The summer fests are over, the back to school gigs have been played. For most bands, a few fall and holiday shows are coming up, but playing out is beginning to slow down for a couple months.  Rest and … Read more

Fanfunding and Crowdfunding for Christian Bands

Crowdfunding also known as fanfunding is the social network of fundraising… a tool to raise money for your next project by combining the resources of millions of potential investors. Does your next project need money? Instead of hitting up your relatives for a loan, consider doing fundraising online through Crowdfunding. There are several funding platforms … Read more

Does your Christian Band NEED an Entertainment Attorney?

An entertainment attorney is a lawyer that specializes in the specific issues of the entertainment industry. Just as you would not go to your family doctor to do brain surgery; you should not go to your regular family attorney to deal with entertainment issues.  Your family attorney is probably a fine person, but they just … Read more

How To Create and Use a Band One-Sheet

What is a One-Sheet? A One-Sheet is appropriately named—it is one sheet of 8 ½” x 11” paper that gives all the necessary information about your band and your newest music release. Think of it as a promotional piece that gives more information than your business card and less than your band’s full press kit. … Read more