Superfi Blog

  • Recording Studios in Nottingham: A Quick Guide

    Tags: nottingham

    Though the rise in affordability of home recording equipment has meant more musicians are choosing to go the DIY route and go it alone, there is no real comparison to a professionally produced record. … more

  • The 5 Best Music Documentary Films

    Tags: Music, Film and Movies, Artists

    Posted by: Laura

    Watching a documentary can be a more engaging and cathartic experience than simply watching a work of fiction. Because the people involved are actually people and not just stock characters, there is … more

  • Record Shops in Nottingham: A Quick Guide

    Tags: nottingham

    Naysayers (and their numbers are plentiful indeed) will tell you that the “traditional” record shop has gone the way of the dodo, but in truth, as the mainstream music industry has become … more

  • Top 10 Strange Musical Instruments

    Tags: Music, Artists

    Posted by: Laura

    10 of the most strangely beautiful musical instruments used on some of the most strangely beautiful songs

    As dynamic and powerful an instrument as it is, there is only so far you can go with a … more

  • Money in Music [Infographic]

    Posted by: Luke

    The music industry is notoriously difficult to become established in. Not only do you have to stand out from the huge market of talented, unsigned artists, but you also have to be able to deliver … more

  • Record Labels in Nottingham: A Quick Guide

    Tags: nottingham

    Whilst most of the music you'll find climbing up the charts is the product of the major labels, it's the independent labels that provide the really thrilling stuff. Music that'll make the hairs on … more

  • Songs You Didn’t Know Were Covers

    Tags: Music, Artists

    Posted by: Laura

    It is often said that there are “Only 88 keys on a piano,” and there are only so many chords and combinations of those chords, so for as long as music has been sold as a commodity, cover … more

  • Music Equipment Stores in Nottingham: A Quick Guide

    Tags: nottingham

    Musicians are a picky bunch. Whilst with most of our big purchases, we're quite happy to order online and simply wait and see, with a musical instrument, you really need to get a feel for it before … more