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Article Highlight: Interview with The Bangles

One of the most beloved bands of the 1980s, The Bangles - Susanna Hoffs, Debbi Peterson and Vicki Peterson, respectively - took some time out of their busy touring schedule to speak with LoveToKnow. Keep reading »
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It's all well and good to download the songs or buy the CD, but do you ever wonder how your favorite artists got to where they are today, what makes them tick, and what they like on their pizza? Well, wonder no more. Find out what your favorite artists, old and new, and industry insiders have to say to help you get a closer look into the world of music.

The Scoop on Your Favorite Bands

Behind every good artist is an even better story. When you read interviews with the experts, you get a behind-the-scenes peek at the music industry. From a reality show princess with roots in wrestling royalty to the unlikely duo behind some of pop's biggest hits, you'll find an up-close peek at life after the stage lights go down. Check out a variety of music interviews to find out how they find inspiration, got their start, and what's up next for both established and up-and-coming artists.

Find Inspiration

If you're a musician trying to jumpstart your career, the story of those who have made it before you can be great sources of information and inspiration. Get advice for making it in the industry from those who have been there and done that if you're trying to get your music noticed. For example, you can explore how Shiny Toy Guns used the social media outlet, MySpace, to make a connection with their fans. You can also see what works to keep this band playing and how they see songwriting as a craft. Check out how long time favorites like the Bangles have continued their early success.

Beyond Bands

Music isn't just about bands that you hear on the radio. Music comes in all different forms. For the composures that create those classics that you draw inspiration to the best of violin. You can even learn about the composures of the ambient music that you use to go to sleep at night. Explore how Ambient music composure Chris MacDonald finds his inspiration for his newest album The Stellar Sea.

Getting the Inside Scoop

Getting the inside scoop about your favorite band can not only tell you about their early days but their walk to fame. You can also learn pivotal information like new music they might be creating. It doesn't just stop at the newest hip hop beats either; you can garner helpful information from insiders in all different music genres.

Music Industry Insider Advice