How Artists Are Making the Most of Merch During the Pandemic

With tours shelved, many acts have found creative ways to make money and support charities through shirts, masks, and unique items.

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Moses Sumney, Photo by Eric Gyamfi

How Moses Sumney's 'græ' Tweaks the Traditional Release Format

Dropping the album in two parts, the R&B artist gave listeners room to absorb his epic work.

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Dawn White

Industry Insider: Dawn White

The veteran manager for ?uestlove explains why authenticity is an artist’s most valuable asset.

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YUNGBLUD, Photo by Chris Breslauer

How YUNGBLUD Built an Inclusive Fanbase Through Activism and Artistry

The British punk-influenced singer-songwriter discusses staying true to himself and creating a community among his followers.

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Glossary of Music Terms: Marketing

An effective marketing strategy can be a huge career booster—once you get past the lingo.

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Jenny Owen Youngs, Photo by Tucker Leary

From Solo Artist to Hit Co-Writer

How Jenny Owen Youngs found creative balance while expanding her career.

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Joe Talbot on Balley TV, Photo Courtesy of Management

How to Stay Connected to Fans While Isolating—Without Performing

Tim Burgess, IDLES, The Dears, and Ellis explore alternatives to the typical livestream.

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Ohmme, Photo by Ash Dye

Creativity Under Constraint: Making Music Videos During a Pandemic

Here’s why it’s important to adapt your artistic vision and learn new film skills in isolation.

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Huron John

Playlists At Work: Huron John

After boosts from key placements, the genre-defying DIY artist seeks longevity.

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Ben Williams, Photo by Janette Beckman

Label Spotlight: Rainbow Blonde

Artists’ creations are a group endeavor at the young label, founded by two Blue Note veterans.

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