No, you’re never too old to join a band and here’s why 1. Introduction OK so we may be a bit long in the tooth these days and many of us put our belts on with a boomerang but we still have a hidden desire to rock out on stage. It may be that you […]Continue reading "Am I Too Old To Be In A Band?"
Stand Out From The Crowd-Make It Personal Don’t forget you can personalise your profile. Many members have, but, the majority have not. It really helps with visibility and makes your profile more engaging. Take a look at the ‘All Members’ link in the menu to see what others have done. It can be a photo […]Continue reading "Personalise Your Profile"
Tips For Creating A Great First Post Everyone wants to make a good first impression and at the same time maximise the impact and visibility of their first post or appeal to find or join a band. Just a little extra thought goes a long way to help you stand out from the crowd. Below […]Continue reading "Create The Perfect First Post"
Fancy Being A Podcast Guest? I’m exploring the idea of a Mature Band podcast and wondered if any of you guys would like to be a guest. Imagine what this community could share with literally thousands of years combined experience and wisdom between us in the world of music. I’m sure there’s an audience for […]Continue reading "Mature Band Podcast?"
Why Age is Just a Number in Music Debunking the Myth of Age Limitations in Learning an Instrument Ah, the age-old myth of being too old to rock out on an instrument. Well, let me just grab my trusty guitar and strum away at that misconception for you. Contrary to popular belief, there is no […]Continue reading "Am I Too Old To Learn An Instrument?"
Do your research Everyone should know the drill- do a simple Google search before meeting people you have met online. That doesn’t mean become a stalker, that just means make sure you have at least some idea as to who they are before you meet with them. If possible, try to find pictures and see […]Continue reading "8 Safety Tips When Meeting People Online"
I kept a gig diary for a few years, I thought it might be fun to share some of it. I’m sure a lot of this will be very familiar to you. “The Silver Jets first gig, friends and family make up the audience. Surprisingly not nervous. I started to learn guitar after playing keys […]Continue reading "Neil’s Gig Diary Part 1"
Another selection from my gig diary. I thought it might be fun to share some of it. I’m sure a lot of this will be very familiar to you. “Great pub, great crowd and brilliant gig. Best one by a long way so far. Lots of cheering, shouting and applause etc. Landlord said we were […]Continue reading "Neil’s Gig Diary Part 2"