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CD Duplication: 3 Reasons Why You Should Get a Professional
11Aug

Whether you’re just starting out your music career and trying to reduce costs by duplicating your own CDs, or you just wish to control all aspects of the CD-creation process, you might be tempted to do it yourself.

Duplicating your own CDs might seem like a great idea at the time, but the truth is that seeking the help of…

6 Of The Best and Worst DVD Covers Ever
27Jul
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The design for DVD covers is an important aspect. The image they portray has to represent the whole film through visuals, and attracting an individual through this effect can entice them to purchase and view the film.  Representing a film through imagery can be a tricky task, but if done right, it can be a truly brilliant piece of…

Why Social Media Should Be Your Best Friend When Marketing Your Music
20Jul

Marketing your own music can be challenging, and at some times, it can even feel downright impossible. However, there are ways in which you can market your music and there are some great tools out there to help you get the word out! Social media is one of these fantastic tools and it can help you to grow your…

The Importance of Text and Font in the Design of Your Album Cover
28Jun

Behind every great album is great artwork, but how important is the design of your album cover? The design of an albums cover is a crucial aspect of the album itself, and although it may seem that an album is all about music, the artwork is what gives it its face. This means it’s the thing that gives potential…

3 Things to Consider When Designing Your Album Cover
14Jun

Designing your first album cover can be incredibly exciting, but there are certain things that you will need to consider if you want to make sure that people notice it on the shelves. So, what should you take into consideration when you are creating your album art?

#1 – Consider Future Albums

When releasing an album, many well-known artists have thought…

How to Market Your Own Album
31May

At VDC Group, we love music. We love it so much that we attend all relevant events in the industry, such as The Great Escape and Music Biz (in Nashville, USA). We also understand that it can be challenging for new artists to stand out from the crowd and be noticed. It is…

What Are The Top 8 Best Selling Albums Of All Time?
22May

Music records seem to be broken every year, with a hit song or album hitting the number one spot for several consecutive weeks. With music lovers everywhere, the timeless sound of some albums will be in the record books for a long time to come.

Did you know there are only 8 albums released that have sold over 40 million…

What Makes a Great Album?
12Apr

Producing a great album has a lot of factors involved. Good sound, good attitude and a lot of hard work. But, you also have to ensure that the final package can also contribute to the final product. After all, Abbey Road is a fantastic album, but it is the cover which springs to mind when discussing the album by…