Guitar Nine Columns: The Power To Release

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Enjoy over 20 years of staff columns, guest columns, interviews and more!

June-July 1999

McAvinchey signs off on the popular series; what will the future bring.

April-May 1999

The past few years have seen the rise of several new ways to get your music promoted and selling, leveraging the strengths of the Internet.

February-March 1999

The odds of doing anything significant in the music business are long from the start, but artists who can't think beyond the short term have it thousands of times harder.

December-January 1998

Part two of our e-mailbag dump, answering some of the most commonly asked questions about releasing and promoting records.

October-November 1998

Don't make the mistake of thinking this is someone else's job. As an independent artist, the ball is in your court.

August-September 1998

CD recorders (or burners) are great in any studio. Should you consider releasing your next CD on CD-R.

June-July 1998

No man is an island. No indie label is an island either. The importance of cooperation.

April-May 1998

How to keep from destroying your confidence by setting realistic expectations for your recording projects.

February-March 1998

Is it really true? Will you get 30,000,000 music fans checking out your music just by creating a web page? Let's separate the hype from the reality.

December-January 1997

If you're a typical musician, you lack one or both of these critical qualities. Let's see how important they are to your success.

October-November 1997

Self-assessement time. Can you go it alone? You might need the synergy of two people working together to kick start your label.

August-September 1997

Completely subjective, straightforward tips in the areas of promotion, publicity and your career.

June-July 1997

Are you a half-finisher? Always eighty percent complete? How you can finish what ya started.

April-May 1997

Did you ever wonder where confidence comes from? How is it possible to have confidence at times, and suddenly lose confidence at critical moments?

February-March 1997

We turn the electronic mailbag upside down to answer some of the most commonly asked questions about releasing and promoting records.

December-January 1996

How to start and organize your own record label. It's a lot easier than you may think.

December-January 2017

Don't fall into the same old trap of convincing yourself that now is not the time.

October-November 2017

Not quite ready to release that record yet? You may be underestimating yourself.

December-January 1996

How to trigger inspiration by understanding what causes it, and more importantly, what causes it for you.