I don’t want to sit here and explain to you why your marching band would benefit from custom designed and produced drum heads- but rather how you could transform your image with them! Welcome back friends- today we're going to talk about MarchingHeads and how they will improve a band directors experience and drive teamwork!Professionalism Remember the days when you were a child and … [Read more...] about March Along with a Marching Band
Welcome back VintageLogoers; It’s Aaron here and today I am going to answer some tricky frequently asked questions (FAQ) for you! Don’t worry- every question is a good question. I’m new to the team which means I am always asking the same questions. So lets learn a little :) *If you’re looking for more in-depth questions check out our FAQ page here!*DrumHeads Drumheads come in all different … [Read more...] about We Answer YOUR Biggest Questions!
Hi! My names Aaron- and today I wanted to introduce you to the fine group of people that I get to work with daily at vintage logos, and the team that creates custom drum heads and brands bands across the globe. Before we start if you have not already please check out our social media! We strive to produce entertaining and educational content daily for you! We are a strong team, with one goal in … [Read more...] about Meet the Vintage Logos Team!
Who are we? Vintage logos Inc. has been designing and producing custom drum heads since 1997. We provide trademark images for drummers, marching bands, and musical groups alike. We pride ourselves in excellent customer service, product knowledge, and top-notch quality products. For us this is not a job, but rather a passion. For years and years bands have struggled to set themselves apart from … [Read more...] about Drummers, Artists, and More!
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Define your image with Saint Patrick's Day drum headsEvery year around this time we produce a hand full of custom drum heads specifically for Pipe Bands and for St Patrick's day events.Let us Design your next Custom Bass Drumhead … [Read more...] about Saint Patrick’s Day drum heads
Vintage Logos the first years in business, drum show photos, catalogs and more!In 1997 I started Vintage Logos in my parents basement with $50 and an idea. At the time I was really into the music scene and had just bought a 1960s Rogers drum kit. It looked and sounded sweet but something was missing. I wanted the kit to have a vintage look, just like the drumheads used by Buddy Rich and … [Read more...] about Vintage Logos the first years; Drum show photos, catalogs and more
Money is stressful. Actually, not having any is stressful. And when you’re on a DIY music budget, you may not have quite enough for that new Tesla.However, you can do just fine as an indie musician, you just have to know how to keep your finances in order.So here are the basics of keeping a budget as a musician. Be Thrifty The first thing to remember is to avoid spending money you don’t … [Read more...] about The Basics Of Keeping A DIY Music Budget
Do you often get distracted during a recording session? Do you wonder why recording takes longer than you’d anticipated? Are you looking for ways to make the whole recording process smoother?If you answered yes to any of those questions, this post is for you. Practice Rehearsing the song you’re going to record -- whether you’re a solo artist or a rock band -- will make your recording … [Read more...] about Easy Tips To Help Your Recording Session Go Smoothly
Performing live is the oldest form of entertainment. It started with a king’s personal minstrel and has formed into something completely new yet completely the same. If you want to stand out and be prepared nowadays, you’ll probably need a portable PA system.The question is: how do you choose the best one for your situation? Frequency Of Shows First, you have to figure out if buying a PA … [Read more...] about How To Choose The Perfect Portable PA System
The microphone you use to record drums can make the difference between a garage-band sound and a professional sound. You probably know this. That’s why we’re going to talk about the best microphones for recording drums.(Side note: before recording, make sure you tune up your drum heads!) Overhead And Room Mics If you have just two channels to record drums, you’ll want to go with a pair of … [Read more...] about The Best Microphones For Recording Drums
Starting a band can be super tough, as you may know. And if you do it the wrong way, it can make things even more difficult. It’s crucial to know how to form a new band the right way.So here are the basic steps to starting a band. Know What Type Of Band You Want This is a super important first step. You have to know what kind of group you want to start.What’s the general genre you … [Read more...] about How To Form A New Band
Every custom drum head we make is driven by people like you. We strive to help musicians and bands succeed, and we do that by improving their image with the best design services out there.We seek to help you visually communicate your awesomeness to your audience.But you probably have some questions, so let’s cover those now. Why Should I Brand My Drum Head? What is one thing that will … [Read more...] about VintageLogos Has The Best Design Services Around — Here’s Why
I’m not going to tell you what to do. Every musician should create their own goals and career trajectory, especially because being a drummer in 2019 can look very different depending on the person.But there are creative ways to go about reaching your goals. And if you’re looking for some New Year’s Resolutions ideas, this is the post for you.Here are four things you can do in 2019 to … [Read more...] about Being A Drummer In 2019: New Year’s Resolutions That Offer Hope
As a DIY musician in a music-drenched world, it can be hard to know how to get your music heard.We want to help out with that. So here's a list of four things you can do right now to increase your reach and make a bigger impact. Make Playlists Playlists are the new version of radio stations. People follow certain playlists because they typically share high-quality music from a specific … [Read more...] about 4 Ways To Get Your Music Heard By More People
The holiday season is all about giving back. A lot of musicians are so focused on how they can use this season to sell more merch or get more exposure. But giving with no strings attached is not only the right thing to do, but it can also engage your fans better. So here are some ideas on how to give back as a musician. Matching Donation To A Charity The most Christmas-y thing you can do is to … [Read more...] about How To Give Back As A Musician This Christmas
Beginner drummers nowadays often ask, “Is it worth the money to pay a drum teacher?”In the information age, this is a fair question. Can’t you just learn how to play drums by using YouTube or other video tutorials? Can you teach yourself?Well, yes. But should you? What Does A Drum Teacher Do? So, what are you getting for the $30-60 per hour you pay a drum teacher?The main thing a … [Read more...] about Do You Even Need A Drum Teacher?
Get Your Musician The Perfect Gift VintageLogos is offering a coupon this holiday season -- for a limited time, save 10% on all of our products.To save 10%, use the promo code XMAS2018 at checkout. This is good until March 15, 2019, so you may want to act fast. It’s the perfect personalized gift for yourself or the musician in your life!Don't know what to order? Give a gift card. Your … [Read more...] about Get Your Musician The Perfect Gift – Custom Drumheads & More
Fact: your bass drum sounds different to you than it does to your audience. You (on one side) and the audience (on the other side) have a different experience. That’s just one reason why it’s important to keep your bass drum in tune. So we’ve put together a basic step-by-step guide on how to tune your bass drum. Get A Good Drum Head To use a hole or not to use a hole -- that’s the debate. Some … [Read more...] about How To Tune Your Bass Drum (The Basics)
When it comes to finances and figuring our rates, musicians usually have a lot of questions. One question is, how much should you charge for your music?We’re going to tackle that question, providing a clear and practical way to figure out your rates as a musician. How Musicians Make Money Nowadays Music fans are just about over buying CDs as most people just stream music on Spotify or Apple … [Read more...] about How Much Should You Charge For Your Music?