What It REALLY Costs to Record and Release an Album

Recording and releasing an album is a massive undertaking… If you do it right.

But this is your music, your passion, your life work. Why wouldn’t you want to do it right?

To find out how much you realistically might need to release an album without skimping out, listen to episode ten of the Bandhive Podcast now!

What you’ll learn:

  • Why most bands’ releases fade into obscurity quickly
  • How you can have your music taken seriously
  • What you can do to get the experience of a producer… without hiring a producer
  • How collaboration can boost an artist’s career
  • Why “making it” doesn’t always involve getting signed
  • How you can get the best possible sound for your album
  • How creative and unique marketing can benefit you
  • Why spending the bare minimum on your album is a bad idea
  • How to save money on your album’s mixing without skimping on quality
  • Why you need to understand when to hire people to help create your album

Listen now!

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Episode Transcript (automatic – excuse errors)

Your band = a career

Find out how!

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