OFF THE RECORD 012: GIMMICKCORE

Subscribe: iTunesYouTubeSoundCloudStitcher
Have feedback? Feel free to get in touch with us or to rate the show on iTunes!

Producing, Engineering, Mixing, Mastering

  • Jesse explains the differences.
  • Zack comments about how Jesse is good at his job.

Why Some Records Get Reissued, But Obvious Ones Have Yet To Be

  • Simple: Some labels don’t license out releases.
  • Active labels tend to want to keep getting them checks.

How To Seek Management

  • Know how to be a proactive band without a manager.
  • Our different experiences.
  • What a manager should do for you.
  • What you should do for a manager.
  • Be smart.

Gimmickcore: How To Increase Draw Without Dressing As BVB

  • Marketing!
  • Promotion!
  • Relationships!
  • Use Bandcamp to your advance.
  • Hard flier.
  • Expand your comfort zone.

Our Worst Music Industry Situations

  • Zack explains how he leaked a Saves The Day exclusive and almost ruined a relationship.
  • Jesse explains how he used to be bad with contracts and almost got sued by my mom (not really my mom).

Recommendations: ”I Am A Machine Gun” Morning Glory music videoMaybe This Place Is The Same… by Real Friends, COPE by Manchester Orchestra.

Jesse Cannon is the editor of Musformation. He produces records at his studio Cannon Found Soundation. Follow him on Twitter at @JesseCannonMusF. For more info please visit his website.