Music is what you make it

Announcing the Jojo Abot x Trackd Music FYFYA WOTO Tour

Now this is exciting. Sometimes in life you meet people you just know you were destined to make fire with, and a couple of months ago while making some noise in a Brooklyn studio we came across such a person: the universe-crushing force that is Jojo Abot. So in awe of her talent and ability

THE SCARY “S” WORD: Redefining Success as a Musician

I am not interested in money. I just want to be wonderful. – Marilyn Monroe I’m fortunate to have had, early on in my life, a close-up view of this industry’s most important element: talent. Spending my childhood with my dad at Trident Studios and seeing influential artists such as The Beatles, Queen and David Bowie

Trackd Travels to SXSW

    That’s right friends! Trackd is headed to SXSW and we couldn’t be any more thrilled! We’ve got a lot to share at the fest, including being honoured and humbled with nominations for not one, but two start-up awards, an official showcase with top notch acts, and the pleasure of escaping the cold to the Austin

Co-writing: Two Pens are Better Than One

  There’s sometimes a stigma associated to co-writing – as if there’s a purity to the “solitary creator” in music. We’d like to dispel the bad reputation of co-writing and say, categorically, these lone geniuses are a dime a dozen. All you have to do is look to some of your biggest musical idols like

#TrackdPicks: Songs We’re Listening To Right Now

The Trackd team is a group of passionate musicians, and music lovers – you of course already know that. We want to share with you what we’ve been listening to over the past few weeks. Check out some of our highlights below, and let us know what’s been keeping your ears warm lately on Twitter.

The Anatomy & Politics of a Hit Song

Touting his supreme confidence, Ice Cube once said, “If It was all about me, I’d do a whole lot of pop records, make a whole lot of money.” For Ice Cube, and many other people who share this belief, producing a popular song is a choice. From this perspective, some musicians have decided to make