Monthly Archives July 2022

By Artists, for Artists: Elena

Did you know that every song submitted to CD Baby is prepared by an actual human before reaching its digital destination? Elena is one of those actual humans. She also … Continue reading

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Why Your Music Goals Aren’t Enough

An obscure artist and a megastar may’ve had the same exact goal: To reach millions with their music. What separated the two? Their habits. One musician built a system where … Continue reading

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How to Describe Your Music

Crafting your music’s elevator pitch. Before people hear your music, they often need to be convinced to listen. Maybe they get a recommendation from a friend, or see a cool … Continue reading

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How to Mic Acoustic Guitar

Capture better acoustic guitar sounds. It can be tough to mic acoustic guitars when you’re recording. Every instrument is unique, every player is different, and not everyone agrees on how … Continue reading

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By Artists for Artists: CD Baby’s Freddy Trujillo

When we say we’re a company by artists, for artists, we mean it. Almost everyone that works at CD Baby is a creator of some kind (musician, poet, designer, filmmaker, … Continue reading

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Want to Get Songs Placed in TV & Film?

Want to get your tracks placed in major TV shows, movies, or video games? There are a few common things music supervisors look for in the songs they license. There … Continue reading

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Amazon Music will now notify you when your songs are added to playlists

Find out in real-time when Amazon Music playlists feature your track. Amazon Music for Artists can now alert you any time your music has been added to a playlist. You … Continue reading

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CD Baby partners with JOOX Music and Adaptr

CD Baby just opened up two new opportunities for your music. We’re excited to announce new partnerships with JOOX and Adaptr! Here are the quick details. How to get your … Continue reading

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9 Productivity Hacks for Musicians

As a DIY artist, you need to manage every aspect of your music creation and marketing. At the same time, your audience’s attention span is shortening, so you feel the … Continue reading

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How to Set Vocal Reverb Timing for Clearer Mixes

Avoiding mud in your mix with more precise reverb decay and pre-delay. Have you wrestled with getting the right reverb in your home recordings? Does your reverb start piling up … Continue reading

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