July 2020

Songs that made us Episode 4: The Boxer by Simon & Garfunkel

Songs that made us Episode 3: Everything I Own by David Gates - Written by Richard Papps

Songs that made us Episode 2: Hallelujah by Leonard Cohen - Written by Holly Cooper

Songs that made us Episode 1: Everything I own by David Gates - Written by Joanne Cooper

July 2019

Transcribe a Monophonic audio melody to midi in BIAB and RB by Noel Adams

June 2019

Differences between the regular and audiophile version of Band in a Box by Matt Finley

Enhance Your Songs with Band-in-a-Box by Nigel SThomas

The differences between songwriting in NYC and Nashville by Clifford Goldmacher

May 2019

Performing with Band-in-a-Box - Guest blog post by Roy Woolliams

April 2019

How to add lyrics to your band-in-box backing track

January 2019

The Best Hobbies For Your Kids And How To Get Them Started

October 2018

Tired of Playing the Same Songs Again and Again? by Austin Brentley

August 2018

The Benefits Of Learning A New Skill by Julie Morris

July 2018

Recording and processing vocals using RealBand, Melodyne and Izotope Nectar

April 2018

How to use the Band-in-a-Box "Song Titles" database for cover songs

March 2018

The Lazy way to Make Harmonies with Band-in-a-Box and Melodyne

January 2018

How to use the new Band-in-a-Box video tracks feature

December 2017

How to record a cover song using Band-in-a-Box and Realband

November 2017

How to create a Band-in-a-Box backing track with melody from a lead sheet

October 2017

How I am using Band-in-a-Box to learn to play by ear

September 2017
Create interest in your Band-in-a-Box song using holds

August 2017
Eight reasons shy I as a Band-in-a-Box user use RealBand as my DAW of choice

July 2017
How I use Band-in-a-Box in my songwriting

May 2017
Recording and mixing a single acoustic guitar track using RealBand

April 2017
Options for mastering your Band-in-a-Box album or song

March 2017
How to create a scrolling Lyric and chords video

February 2017 
How to create an instrumental melody line that follows the vocal using Band-in-a-Box and Melodyne

January 2017
The easy way to create a backing track from a midi file using RealTracks and Band-in-a-Box

November 2016
Using Band in a Box cover song backing tracks with scrolling karaoke guitar chords and lyrics

October 2016
5 steps to recording harmonies using Band-in-a-Box and RealBand

September 2016
Six Simple Steps to make cool backing tracks using Band-in-a-Box
My musician’s digital tool box for music making and marketing – Part 1

August 2016
How I am using Facebook to build my brand as a musician

July 2016
What I learned about performing at the National Arts Festival

June 2016
Pros and Cons of 6 live streaming sites for musicians

May 2016
6 Things I learned from Blowin' in the Wind

April 2016
Interview with Singer-songwriter Floyd Jane

March 2016
6 steps to record great harmonies

February 2016
Indie Music Radio Interview 21st Jan 2016

January 2016
Apple Music

Recording my Adele Hello Cover video
Broadcasting from Streetjelly

Songs that made us Episode 4: The Boxer by Simon & Garfunkel 

Written by Holly Cooper - July 2020

Simon and Garfunkel are a folk-rock duo that consisted of singer/ songwriter Paul Simon and singer Art Garfunkel. The pair met at Parsons High School in Queens, New York City and when they were teenagers started performing under the name Tom and Jerry. They recorded their first single “Hey Schoolgirl” which was a success (selling 100 000 copies and reaching 49 on the Billboard charts). However, this was just the beginning of a rocky relationship between the two of them. 

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