Scouting for talent
Getting scouted by a record label is a dream we all share, but what does A&R look like in 2018 and how can you impress them?
Do you need a manager?
When starting a band there are many things to consider. We look at whether you need a manager from the beginning and if not, when is the best time to get one.
Cash is king – The revenue review
Traditional ways to make money in music are changing, forcing musicians to get inventive. So how as a modern-day musician do you keep the pennies rolling in?
Behind the music with Jaime Gomez Arellano
We grabbed some time with the Orgone Studios head honcho to talk production, techniques and how to make a splash as a producer.
Should you self-release your music?
It’s getting easier to release music but more difficult to be successful, so we tackle the question of should you self release?
BBC Music Introducing Live 18
The future of rock is in good hands! Marshall turned up at BBC Music Introducing Live, the ultimate event for up and coming musicians to showcase new artists and support emerging players.
Introducing Marshall Live
Marshall makes a commitment to upcoming artists with ‘Marshall Live’. Taking place on 1 June 2019, Marshall is proud to announce this unique festival at The Marshall Arena.
The biggest monsters in music
This Halloween we are celebrating the darker side of music and uncovering how the dark arts has cast a spell on rock and roll.
Marshall amplification and Zound industries
Marshall and Zound will be continuing to work together to bring the iconic sound of Marshall to the consumer electronics market in the form of stylish and technologically savvy products.
Making plans to grow your fans
Your band is sounding tight, you’ve got a killer set and are ready to take the world by storm. So how do you build a loyal fan base?
Marshall Amplification launches Craft Beer
Marshall Amplification celebrated the launch of three Rock’n’Roll signature beers with a one-off Glasgow gig that saw The Darkness and King Creature take to the stage.
5 DIY Mixing and Mastering tips
You've recorded the raw ingredients to a killer track, but what comes next? We share our top tips to get your song mixed, mastered and ready for release.
A day in the life of Steve Barney
Steve has beat the skins for Anastacia, Jeff Beck, Annie Lennox and HOTEI over the past years. He took us through his career in music, from the early beginnings through to Live 8 and beyond.
5 DIY Recording tips
Keep control of your tracks, save on the studio costs and make music your way.
Introducing the Marshall Arena
Marshall Amplification are working in partnership with Arena MK to create a new home for exceptional live music, the Marshall Arena.
Knowing me, knowing Rews
Rews have just reached 1 million plays on Spotify, dropped their latest single, and kicked off their UK tour with Halestorm. We caught up with them to get the latest Rews news from the road.
Don't Clap This One Back
We all have a sense of rhythm, but sometimes we need a little help in finding it. Discover the tricks to maintaining a great beat.
Changing The Game
Find out how Natal's founder, Alan Sharp, revolutionised percussion manufacturing and built up a company that empowered drummers to take centre stage.
Can We Do It Ourselves
Sometimes we have to take charge of our own destiny. Discover how you can record and release music on your own.
We always knew it would take an extraordinary event to fill the shoes of V Festival but RiZE didn't disappoint. Check out all the highlights from the new UK festival.
How Do I Bounce Back?
The journey to the top comes with its fair share of bumps along the way. So when the music industry gets you down, how can you get things back on track?
How Do I Get Gigging?
Don't let anything stop you taking your sound to the stage. Uncover our top tips on preparing for your first gig.
Who Has All The Answers?
Don't let your music questions keep you up at night. We've unpacked some of the topics that confuse budding musicians.
A Day In The Life of Greg Karas
We caught up with Andy Grammer's guitarist, Greg Karas, to talk all about his vintage gear and find out what he gets up to on the road.
Who Am I?
Finding your place in a world full of talented musicians is hard. What name should you use? How should you come across on stage? It's time that you uncover who you really are.
2000 Trees Festival
Take a friendly village fete, add some great bars, delicious food trucks and a shed load of awesome bands and you've got 2000trees festival. Check out all the highlights now.
Behind The Music With Andy Sneap
It takes more than a great musician to make great music. Renowned music producer, Andy Sneap, dropped by Marshall HQ to tell us all about his role in the music industry.
A Day In The Life of Hayden Maringer
From a session musician to a lead guitarist in his own band. Evaride's Hayden Maringer shares his career highlights including the time he played for Obama.
Are We Band Material?
Everyone dreams of being in a band but we all know that some people are just destined to go solo. So which is better? Making music as part of a band or going out on your own?
A Day In The Life of Joy Joseph
Get ready to step back into the life of our session musicians. First class drummer and percussionist, Joy Joseph, tells us all about preparing for gigs, drumming post surgery and opening for The Police.
Is This For Me?
Newcomers Elswhere have been busy in the studio, eager to treat their fans to brand new music. Their debut single is powerful and personal, a brilliant blend of emotional vocals and dynamic instrumentals. Check out 'This One's For You'.
Am I Ready?
We all dream of taking to the stage and performing in front of hoards of screaming fans. But how can we turn that dream into a reality? Find out what it takes to progress your career to the next level and discover whether you're ready to take that leap.
Get Him To The Gear
Laurie Vincent dropped by our factory in Bletchley to get some new gear for his rig. Find out which amps caught his eye and what his band, Slaves, are up to for the rest of the year.
Hear Them Roar
All the fans wanted loud and Download delivered. Marshall, Eden and Natal endorsers treated the crowds to the true meaning of rock. Check out all the best bits here.
Guess Who's Back
Christmas has definitely come early for Marshall fans. We've teamed up with our friends at Pluginz to deliver the new and improved Jack Rack II.
A Day In The Life of Greenie
We continue our exploration of session musician life with VANT drummer Greenie. He tells us all about life on the road, playing Fuji Rocks and working with Duran Duran's Andy Taylor.
Festival Superlist: June 2018
The sun is out, the temperature is perfect and there's only one thing that could make our days better - a festival. Find out what festivals are taking place this month.
Keeping It Cool In Camden
One look at the Camden Rocks lineup told us that this was going to be an unmissable event. We went down to listen to some of our favourite bands, soak up the atmosphere and most importantly, get you all the best bits.
Bring On The Beat
In need of a new playlist? Don't worry, we can help. We've got nine playlists filled with tracks inspired by classic and contemporary Marshall sounds.
Taking Britain By Storm
The BBC weren't the only ones having a big weekend this Bank Holiday. A variety of bands took to the stage at Slam Dunk, treating the audiences to the very best of indie and rock. Check out all our highlights from Slam Dunk South.
New Kids On The Block
Marshall Records sign alt rock newcomers, Elswhere. Discover the band that everyone is talking about.
Back For More
Our recently signed band, Therapy?, have unveiled their latest single 'Callow'. We find out all about latest release and how you can get your hands on a copy.
A Day In The Life Of Steven G Legend
Our next instalment of 'A Day In The Life' introduces us to drummer Steven G Legend. The man who has played with a huge range of artists, from Conor Maynard to Stormzy.
Can't Rain On This Parade
Despite the bad weather, the Hanwell Hootie was still a knockout. Don't worry if you missed it, we've got all the highlights.
In Need Of Therapy?
Marshall Records continues to grow this year with a brilliant new distribution deal and the signing of a great hard rock band. Check out the latest addition to the label.
Shaking Up America
Our partnership with Eleven Seven is bringing Marshall Records music to a whole new audience. Find out what's in store for our fans in America.
A Day In The Life of Julian Chambers
It's time for another journey into the world of session musicians. 'A Day In The Life' continues with Raleigh Ritchie's drummer, Julian Chambers.
15 Years Of Unconventional
Can you believe we've been listening to A Day To Remember for 15 years? We ask guitarist, Kevin Skaff, about his favourite moment.
Festival Superlist: May 2018
It's the time of year we've all been waiting for. Festival season is finally here and there's no shortage of events to choose from. Find out what festivals are taking place this month.
Rig Envy: Roger Lima
Less Than Jake have a hectic summer ahead with live shows and festivals across the UK, Europe and the Americas. We caught up with bassist Roger Lima to find out more about the gear he uses on the road.
Record Store Day
Today is the day to get your hands on some great records with special vinyl releases available in independent stores across the UK. Find out how Marshall Records are getting in on the action.
A Day In The Life of Jan Ozveren
Our second instalment of 'A Day In The Life' is here. Meet Jan Ozveren, the guitarist behind the chart-topping track 'Attention'.
It's About To Get Dark
The dynamic new album from Reigning Days has finally arrived. It's dark and gritty and everything we love about rock music. Find out where you can buy 'Eclipse'.
Rig Envy: Paul Thomas
Our Eden endorsers have some outstanding rigs and Paul Thomas' is no exception. Read all about his awesome gear and find out what Good Charlotte are up to this year.
Who's On Tour: April 2018
There are some great bands on the road this month. Find out which of our Marshall, Eden and Natal players start touring during April 2018 and where you can catch them.
The Father of Loud
Every year we commemorate the amazing life of our founder, Jim Marshall. Guitarist and vocalist, Oli Brown, joined us for a musical tribute to the Father of Loud.
Here's To The Fatigue
With their catchy lyrics and amazing riffs, Press To MECO are one of those bands that you can't help but love. Find out where you can get your hands on their spectacular new album, 'Here's To The Fatigue'.
It Takes Two To Tango
We've teamed up with luxury watchmakers Raymond Weil to deliver a new limited edition watch. Find out more about our stunning new product.
A Day In The Life of Mike Moore
We all wonder what life is like for our favourite band members but what about the musicians who support them on tour or in the studio? Find out what session musician life is like from Liam Gallagher's guitarist, Mike Moore.
It All Starts Here
When someone mentions learning a musical instrument, one picture immediately comes to mind, a dusty guitar tossed aside in frustration and shame. Well maybe we can convince you to give it another try.
A New Festival Has Arisen
RiZE is the brand new festival hitting Hylands Park this summer, replacing the much-loved V Festival. Some of the biggest names in British music will be taking to the stage including Liam Gallagher, Stereophonics and James Bay.
Welcome To A New Age
The second instalment of our campaign with CAN YOU CIC IT? is here. Join us as we explore the challenges of the future as part of our celebration of International Women's Day.
Who's On Tour: March 2018
March is shaping up to be a busy month on the road for our endorsers which is great news for all you music fans out there. Find out where all your favourite bands are gonna be this month.
Weekend Playlist Sorted
Rews, Reigning Days and Press To MECO all have fantastic new singles out now. Find out what else our busy bands are up to.
Time To Get Loud
All the major festivals have been announcing their summer lineups and we know you've been eagerly awaiting news about this year's Download. Well the wait is over. Find out which of your favourite Marshall endorsers will be taking to the stage.
Nobody Rocks Like Camden Does
The latest lineup for Camden Rocks has been announced. Find out which two Marshall endorsers are headlining the festival.
100 years in the making
It's been 100 years since some women in the UK were given the right to vote but what's changed? Find out more from the women in the music industry.
Who's On Tour: February 2018
Find out which of our Marshall, Eden and Natal players start touring during February 2018 and where you can catch them.
Everyone loves an underdog
What do Marshall and the Super Bowl have in common? Justin Timberlake of course. The singer's guitarists, Elliot Ives and Mike Scott, represent Marshall at the Super Bowl LII.
For The Record
All the exclusives from Marshall Records' For the Record tour with King Creature and Reigning Days.
Don't Miss The Action
Slam Dunk 2018 is shaping up to be an unmissable festival. Find out exactly who's going to be taking to the stage.
Back To The Studio
Metal band Orange Goblin tease new music and announce this year's festival appearances.
Never Stop Rocking
Get ready to experience great rock sounds with Phil Campbell's latest release.
Music That Matters
Dramatic, emotional but nevertheless hugely entertaining. We've got all the highlights from the Grammy Awards 2018, including news about our very own Code Orange.
Marshall at NAMM 2018
Our experience of NAMM2018 in pictures.
Where Expression Begins
Introducing Origin, the new amp designed with musical expression in mind.
Release Your Alter Ego
Ever wanted a valve amp that plays to all your styles? The DSL is a versatile valve amp that will satisfy your creative urges.
We Are Marshall
New home. New look. Same great Marshall. Whether you're a lifelong fan or discovering us for the very first time, you'll feel at home with Marshall.
Marshall On The Road
Marshall are coming to an independent venue near you. Don't miss an opportunity to see King Creature and Reigning Days from Marshall Records.
Getting Ready For The Eclipse
Marshall Records artists Reigning Days announce their debut album Eclipse. Featuring hit singles 'Empire' and 'Gravity'.
Introducing Press To MECO
Press To MECO have just been signed to Marshall Records and we've got the low down on their latest album and upcoming tour dates.
2017 In Pictures
2017 was another epic year for us at Marshall and we hope 2018 will be even better. Relive all the best bits from throughout the year.
Pyro Is Here
The wait is over. The eagerly anticipated debut album from Rews finally here.
BBC Introducing Hosts Amplify
There are few platforms that support developing artists like BBC Introducing. Artists and industry experts share what makes Amplify so great...
234 2017 Highlights
Were you at 234 fest this year? Check out all the highlights, including standout performances from Milk Teeth, Guillotine, Wako and Rain.
History of 30th anniversary series
Brilliant in blue and dazzling in white, the 30th anniversary amps are sure to go down in history as some of the boldest ever made.
History of Valvestate
There's no denying that Valvestate technology altered the way everyone viewed solid state amplification. Uncover the story behind a true game changer.
Dean Richardson Interview
We talk rigs, touring and day jobs with Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes' Dean Richardson.
History of JCM800
The original 'it girl' of the amp world, the JCM800 is truly unforgettable. Relive the story of an amp that defined the sound of a generation and is just as unstoppable today.
2000 Trees 2017
With so many Marshall bands in one place, it's hard to think of a greater festival than 2000 trees. We look back at all the highlights from this year's event.
The Best of Hellfest 2017
Do we really have to wait a whole year for another Hellfest? Don't worry, we captured all the metal madness so you can keep reliving the event.
The Best Of Download 2017
We went behind the scenes at this year's Download to check out some rigs and catch up with a few artists.
History of JCM900
With all the gain you could ever want, the JCM900 is an all-valve masterpiece. Find out more about the 90's icon.
Slam Dunk 2017 In Pictures
All of the most rocking moments from Milk Teeth, SHVPES, The Bronx and Don Broco at Slam Dunk.
History of 1959SLP 'plexi'
The people wanted louder so we gave them louder. Now the 1959SLP has a sound synonymous with rock.
History of 1962 bluesbreaker
The 1962 'Bluesbreaker' is a name that will be remembered forever. Discover how one humble amp became a legend.
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