By Andrew King
“This album is really all over the map,” says Avril Lavigne about her latest release and, more specifically, why she decided on the eponymous title. “And with the choice of the cover, it being a really close-up head shot, I didn’t want to put a label on that. I wanted the music to speak for itself. It’s me.”
By Lonny Knapp
Auditioning. The mere mention of the word makes many tremble. Proving your ability while under scrutiny is never easy, but don’t fret; auditioning is a skill that can be practiced and perfected, and we’ve got tips on how to kill your next audition.
By Andrew Seale
In today’s cutthroat music industry, merch has become synonymous with survival. CM speaks with a number of musicians and merch slingers about best practices in maximizing your potential profits.
By Mike Raine
You know the drill – a panel of high-profile percussionists sounding off about their kits, their crafts, and a whole lot more. From The Tragically Hip to Slipknot to Dream Theatre to some of the jazz world’s biggest stars, our panelists have kept time for a diverse array of top acts.