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Classic Alternative: If You Play It, They Will Come

There's a lot of talk about Millennials these days. As the newest trending generation, restaurants are bending over backward to attract their loyalty and dollars. (Hint: put avocado on it.) But while those businesses are jumping through hoops trying to attract a demographic that is actually spending less, they are missing out on the generation that [...]

By |2020-06-04T16:19:05+00:00July 20th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

The Best of Summer Music: A Spotlight on Endless Summer

There is probably nothing that celebrates fun better than Summer! It is the time of the year that we seek to escape the daily doldrums and head out on a vacation adventure with our family and friends. The very mention of Summer paints images of pool parties and cookouts. Summer is the time to let [...]

By |2020-06-04T16:20:08+00:00July 5th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Restaurant Zoning: Use Music to Set the Mood

Every restaurant is managed a little differently. Whether you are an independent venue or are part of a franchised chain, the restaurant manager, staff, local customers, and the building itself will determine the unique environment you can create. One aspect of your building that can significantly influence your management style is the restaurant zoning. Whether you [...]

By |2020-06-04T16:21:24+00:00May 24th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Spotlight on Classic Rock

Classic Rock is a collection of the greatest rock hits from the 60s to the 80s. In this handpicked collection, you will find artists ranging from Aerosmith to Zeppelin and everything Classic Rock in between. Everything you love about this exceptional time in rock music can be found in this collection. But what can it do [...]

By |2020-06-04T16:25:24+00:00May 23rd, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

How Much Musicians Make: It’s Usually Not Enough

Ever since recorded music became the primary way people were exposed to the art, musicians have had a love-hate relationship with recording companies. They love the idea of someone believing in them enough to fund their ability to make music for a living. Then they see how much they're receiving compared to the record company. [...]

By |2020-06-04T16:23:53+00:00May 10th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

5 Small Business Tips For The Restaurant Industry

Running a successful restaurant is tough even in the best of times! So when the competition is getting tight and the economy is getting tough, you need every edge you can to come out on top. Which is why, if you've been looking for some ways to endear yourself to your customers, you should keep [...]

By |2020-06-04T16:26:36+00:00April 28th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Mixhits Playlist Spotlight on Burn – Get Your Pump On!

Burn is a unique Mixhits playlist that offers a significant amount of content. It includes some of the top hard-hitting hits from yesterday and today in genres such as rock, pop, dance, and remix. When you are looking for music for your gym, fitness classes, or an outdoor boot camp, this is the channel you [...]

By |2020-06-04T16:27:42+00:00April 10th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

How Music and Fast-Food Go Hand In Hand

Music affects us in many ways. It improves our moods, relieves stress, anxiety, and depression, and even reduces the amount of calories we eat! Background music is essential in any restaurant. Music masks the annoying sound of culinary scraping over plates and the rattling of pots and pans in the kitchen. Additionally, music significantly impacts the [...]

By |2020-06-04T16:29:04+00:00March 30th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Tips and Tricks for Starting a Fast Food Business

Being a restaurateur is a dream shared by tens of thousands of people across the United States, but those numbers make the dream a difficult one to achieve. If you're planning on starting a fast food business, your task becomes more difficult still. No matter where you are, the competition in food service requires more [...]

By |2020-06-04T16:33:22+00:00March 29th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Choosing the Right Business Music: Not Just an Exercise in Disaster Avoidance

The Emotional Power of Music Music has a particular power to enhance life experiences. There's a reason you love a driving beat as the soundtrack to your workout, or always play classic jazz in the background at a dinner party. Well-chosen music complements the context in which it's played, stimulating the appropriate emotions for the [...]

By |2020-06-04T16:34:34+00:00March 11th, 2018|Blog, Business Tips, Music in Business|0 Comments