Monthly Archives: February 2015

How to Look After Your Voice: Top Vocal Tip #12 of 12

Rehearsal Band

#12. Over-Singing Over-singing and bad technique are the main culprits for vocal damage in modern music. Learn to use the microphone for volume and ask your fellow musicians to TURN DOWN if they can’t hear you or you can’t hear yourself – DON’T SING LOUDER. Remember – if you feel like you are straining – you are. TROUBLESHOOTING TIPS: Swallowing ... Read More »

How to Look After Your Voice: Top Vocal Tip #11 of 12

Warming Up

#11. Warming Up As with any athlete, the singer needs to warm-up fully before training or performing. You should always arrive at any gig or session with plenty of time to spare, or warm-up at home if you know you don’t have a dressing room or any extra time. Early morning sessions are the worst – you’ll need to get ... Read More »