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Find below loads of articles with advice for unsigned singers. The articles are full of top tips for unsigned singers, ranging from advice on vocal techniques, image all the way through to social media and creating websites plus much, much more. The TeenStar singing competition is all about developing aspiring young singers and giving them the tools and opportunities to succeed, so if you're set on making a career in singing enter TeenStar singing competition now!

  • PLAYING THE GUITAR


    PLAYING THE GUITAR

    How to use dynamics when playing the guitar.  

    Playing the Guitar: Dynamics are essential when playing the guitar as they help to spice up your playing, and also your songwriting. Using dynamics when playing the guitar …

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  • VOICE AUDITIONS


    VOICE AUDITIONS

    Information on The Voice auditions.  

    Voice Auditions: The Voice is a British television talent show created by the BBC. There are two stages to The Voice auditions; the producers' auditions and the blind auditions.

    The …

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  • NETWORKING TIPS FOR SINGERS


    NETWORKING TIPS FOR SINGERS

    Networking tips for the music industry

     

    Networking Tips for Singers: Networking is the opportunity to speak and connect with people who you may have never had the chance to before. For musicians it’s an …

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  • MUSIC PERFORMANCE TIPS FOR SINGERS


    MUSIC PERFORMANCE TIPS FOR SINGERS

    Tips to improve your music performance

     

    Music Performance Tips for Singers: Being able to deliver a good music performance can often be something that sets your performance out from the rest. It’s …

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  • SONGS TO COVER – MAKING A COVER ORIGINAL


    SONGS TO COVER – MAKING A COVER ORIGINAL

    How to choose songs to cover and make original when performing

     

    Songs to Cover – Making a Cover Original: When songs to cover you want to stand out and be remembered, a good way of doing …

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  • PERFORMING AS A SINGER


    PERFORMING AS A SINGER

    Tips on performing for singers. 

     

    Performing as a Singer: Performing is one of the most important parts of being a singer. Although the voice is important, knowing how to entertain your audience through your …

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  • USING A TUMBLR ACCOUNT AS A SINGER


    USING A TUMBLR ACCOUNT AS A SINGER

    Ways to maximise fan interaction on your Tumblr account

     

    Using a Tumblr Account as a Singer: Now that your Tumblr account is up and running and your fan base has been targeted, maximizing your interaction …

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  • HOW TO UPLOAD GOOGLE PLUS IMAGES


    HOW TO UPLOAD GOOGLE PLUS IMAGES

    How to effectively upload Google Plus images

     

    How to Upload Google Plus Images: When building a fan base on your Google+ it’s important to regularly interact with your fans. It’s well known that …

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  • THE MUSIC INDUSTRY – HOW TO MAKE IT


    THE MUSIC INDUSTRY – HOW TO MAKE IT

    Tips on how to be successful in the music industry. 

     

    The Music Industry – How to Make It: There is no definite way to make it in the music industry, but there are a few ways to increase …

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  • WRITING A MUSIC PRESS RELEASE


    WRITING A MUSIC PRESS RELEASE

    Make your music press release stand out from the crowd!

     

    Writing a Music Press Release: A journalist may get hundreds of emails each day all from people with a music press release attached. They can’t …

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  • MEDIA EXPOSURE ADVICE FOR SINGERS


    MEDIA EXPOSURE ADVICE FOR SINGERS

    Why media exposure is important and what it should include!

     

    Media Exposure Advice for Singers: So you’ve got an EP or single recorded and you have gigs approaching. Now you need to try and get word …

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  • RADIO INTERVIEW - ADVICE FOR SINGERS


    RADIO INTERVIEW - ADVICE FOR SINGERS

    Planning around the radio interview!

     

    Radio Interview – Advice for Singers: A radio interview is a great way for singers to achieve wide-spread exposure for themselves and their music, but with the …

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  • POP SONG STRUCTURE FOR SINGERS


    Pop Song Structure for Singers

    Pop Song Structure tips help you to focus your song effectively. 

    Pop Song Structure for Singers: So you want to write a hit pop song? Deciding upon your pop song structure is one of the most important …

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  • HOW TO DEAL WITH NERVES AS A SINGER


    HOW TO DEAL WITH NERVES AS A SINGER

    Learning how to deal with nerves before you hit the stage

     

    How to Deal with Nerves as a Singer: Most people get nerves before heading on stage and they are perfectly natural. Being nervous can make you …

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  • DANCE OPPORTUNITIES – BACKING DANCERS


    DANCE OPPORTUNITIES – BACKING DANCERS

    Tips for when you want to use dance opportunities such as backing dancers

     

    Dance Opportunities – Backing Dancers: It’s very common place when seeing your favourite artist perform live …

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  • SOUND TESTS FOR SINGERS


    SOUND TESTS FOR SINGERS

    How to have successful sound tests and ways to behave

      

    Sound Tests for Singers: The difference between being happy or not with your sound during a performance. Sound tests are the best time to decide on your …

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TeenStar News

  • TEENSTAR AUDITION DATES NOW RELEASED!


    TeenStar audition dates now released!

    TeenStar audition dates are now released! TeenStar, the UK’s only competition exclusively for pre-teens and teenagers, have now released their audition dates! And new for this year it’s also open …

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  • RACHEL ANN CROWNED TEENSTAR CHAMPION!


    RACHEL ANN CROWNED TEENSTAR CHAMPION!

    Future Music has crowned Rachel Ann as the overall winner of TeenStar 2015.

    TeenStar Champion: The national singing competition TeenStar has found its latest winner! Joining a long line of prestigious …

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  • AWARD WINNERS – TEENSTAR GRAND FINAL WINNERS


    AWARD WINNERS – TEENSTAR GRAND FINAL WINNERS

    2015 TeenStar Grand Final award winners.

    Award Winners: The TeenStar Grand Final took place at The NEC in Birmingham on Saturday 25th July. The TeenStar grand finalists performed in front of a …

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  • MUSIC AUDITIONS


    MUSIC AUDITIONS

    Music competition auditions for Open Mic UK 2016 are announced! 

    Open Mic UK have announced their music competition auditions dates for Open Mic UK 2016! The Open Mic UK music competition auditions will be hosted at 15 …

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  • RECORDING STUDIOS IN ESSEX


    RECORDING STUDIOS IN ESSEX

    A.T. Music Group recording studios in Essex is announced as TeenStar’s partner!

    Recording Studios in Essex: TeenStar, the national singing competition specifically for teen and pre-teen singers has announced A.T …

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  • MUSIC STUDIOS IN LONDON


    MUSIC STUDIOS IN LONDON

    Samurai Sound music studios in London is announced as TeenStar’s partner!

    Music Studios in London: The national singing competition TeenStar has announced Samurai Sound as their regional music studio partner for …

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Feedback

  • MANCHESTER DANCE CONTEST


    MANCHESTER DANCE CONTEST

    Industry judges Manchester dance contest feedback. 

    Manchester Dance Contest: Industry judges have provided feedback for the acts competiting in the TeenStar North West and Scotland Area Final dance contest. The …

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  • YORKSHIRE DANCE CONTEST


    YORKSHIRE DANCE CONTEST

    Industry judges Yorkshire dance contest feedback. 

    Yorkshire Dance Contest: Industry judges have provided feedback for the acts competiting in the TeenStar North East Area Final dance contest. The industry judges …

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  • LONDON DANCE CONTEST


    LONDON DANCE CONTEST

    Industry judges London dance contest feedback. 

    London Dance Contest: Industry judges have provided feedback for the acts competiting in the TeenStar London Area Final dance contest. The industry judges have …

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  • DANCE CONTEST


    DANCE CONTEST

    Industry judges dance contest feedback. 

    Dance Contest: Industry judges have provided feedback for the acts competiting in the TeenStar Midlands Area Final dance contest. The industry judges have provided singing and dance …

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  • YORKSHIRE DANCE COMPETITION


    YORKSHIRE DANCE COMPETITION

    Industry judges provide feedback for the TeenStar Yorkshire dance competition. 

    Yorkshire Dance Competition: Industry judges have provided feedback for the acts competiting in the TeenStar Yorkshire dance …

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  • LONDON DANCE COMPETITION


    LONDON DANCE COMPETITION

    Industry judges provide feedback for the TeenStar London dance competition. 

    London Dance Competition: Industry judges have provided feedback for the acts competiting in the TeenStar London dance competition. …

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  • SCOTLAND DANCE COMPETITION


    SCOTLAND DANCE COMPETITION

    Industry judges provide feedback for the TeenStar Scotland dance competition. 

    Scotland Dance Competition: Industry judges have provided feedback for the acts competiting in the TeenStar Scotland dance …

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  • SOUTHAMPTON DANCE COMPETITION


    SOUTHAMPTON DANCE COMPETITION

    Industry judges provide feedback for the TeenStar Southampton dance competition. 

    Southampton Dance Competition: Industry judges have provided feedback for the acts competiting in the TeenStar Southampton …

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Advice for Unsigned Singers

  • PLAYING THE GUITAR


    PLAYING THE GUITAR

    How to use dynamics when playing the guitar.  

    Playing the Guitar: Dynamics are essential when playing the guitar as they help to spice up your playing, and also your songwriting. Using dynamics when playing the guitar …

    Read More...
  • VOICE AUDITIONS


    VOICE AUDITIONS

    Information on The Voice auditions.  

    Voice Auditions: The Voice is a British television talent show created by the BBC. There are two stages to The Voice auditions; the producers' auditions and the blind auditions.

    The …

    Read More...
  • NETWORKING TIPS FOR SINGERS


    NETWORKING TIPS FOR SINGERS

    Networking tips for the music industry

     

    Networking Tips for Singers: Networking is the opportunity to speak and connect with people who you may have never had the chance to before. For musicians it’s an …

    Read More...
  • MUSIC PERFORMANCE TIPS FOR SINGERS


    MUSIC PERFORMANCE TIPS FOR SINGERS

    Tips to improve your music performance

     

    Music Performance Tips for Singers: Being able to deliver a good music performance can often be something that sets your performance out from the rest. It’s …

    Read More...
  • SONGS TO COVER – MAKING A COVER ORIGINAL


    SONGS TO COVER – MAKING A COVER ORIGINAL

    How to choose songs to cover and make original when performing

     

    Songs to Cover – Making a Cover Original: When songs to cover you want to stand out and be remembered, a good way of doing …

    Read More...
  • PERFORMING AS A SINGER


    PERFORMING AS A SINGER

    Tips on performing for singers. 

     

    Performing as a Singer: Performing is one of the most important parts of being a singer. Although the voice is important, knowing how to entertain your audience through your …

    Read More...

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