this post in Blogthis post in Blog

March 17, 20202 mins read

Whatever you do, stay connected!

By Vampr

We would like to take this opportunity to update you on Vampr’s approach in responding to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic.

Vampr has implemented a wide range of measures to ensure the safety, health and wellbeing of our contractors and suppliers. These measures are consistent with advice from the World Health Organization (WHO) and we will be actively reviewing and co-ordinating our response as the situation evolves.

Our development team will continue operating remotely, with social distancing very much “business as usual” for them.

It should go without saying, we highly recommend keeping all your musical collaborations online for the time being — follow your local government’s advice with regards to self-isolating and additional safety measures.

I’m sure none of us imagined that our lives could shift so dramatically in such a short period of time. There’s no doubt about it, there’s some tough times ahead. From all of us at Vampr, we wish you all the best over the coming weeks and perhaps months.

We also hope that for those who find themselves spending more time alone, Vampr can be that little ray of sunshine in an otherwise dog-day-afternoon.

There’s always songs to be written, collaborations to be made and networks to be built. Maybe it’s time to dust off those songs at the bottom of the drawer or buried deep in the brain, to reach out to that killer DJ/singer/guitarist/beatmaker you have been wanting to work with and start on the “what’s next” for your musical career.

Let’s face it, it’s a lot more productive than watching another news report on bloody toilet paper!

To our brand new shareholders through our Wefunder crowdfunding campaign, we are working on distributing your perks but due to the small matter of a global pandemic there will be a delay in cap/hat manufacture and additional distribution until things return to normal. We thank you for your patience and look forward to delivering your perks in due course.

In addition, we are planning to soon provide a preview of some of the groundbreaking initiatives we have been working on over the past couple of months. Make no mistake, our pipeline of consumer products for 2020 is rich and exciting and we can’t wait to unveil them.

To the wider music industry, we will be reaching out to our PRO and label partners in the coming weeks to see how we might help their relief efforts for music industry professionals who have been affected by loss of work. No-one knows better than Baz the devastating impact the COVID-19 virus has had on the industry, with his own nationwide tour, 2020’s biggest Australian summer event, having just been cancelled midway through, with more than 10,000 jobs affected.

On a parting note, we’re all pretty much an incredibly resilient bunch, but the physical social isolation of this pandemic has the potential to remove our network of friends and family, the very people we rely on through tough times. To state the bleeding obvious, if ever there was a time to remember that our friends and the wider world are waiting for us online, it’s now 😊

Stay connected folks — and be safe!


Co-founder and CEO of Vampr

Share this article

Keep Reading

View All

8 Benefits of Having a Verified Profile on Vampr

Social media platforms have become vital for career growth and it’s much easier to determine a legitimate profile when it is verified. The same can be said for Vampr, so let’s dive into the sweet symphony of advantages that come with having that sought-after green checkmark next to your name. Getting verified is easy! Simply […]

Share this article

November 9, 2023

Why Correct Music Metadata and Credits Matter

Embarking on a career in music is an exhilarating journey filled with creative expression and endless possibilities. Whether you’re a musician, songwriter, producer, or engineer, your artistry is a reflection of your unique voice and talent. However, amidst the excitement of creating and releasing music, it’s crucial not to overlook the less glamorous but equally […]

Share this article

October 4, 2023

So, You Want To Be A Professional Music Producer?

Are you an aspiring music producer with dreams of working in professional recording studios, learning from seasoned experts, and eventually landing paid gigs in the music industry? In this article, we’ll outline several tried-and-true ways to get valuable experience in recording studios and kickstart your journey toward a successful career as a music producer. Start […]

Share this article

October 4, 2023

The Power of Collaboration: How Teaming Up with Other Artists Can Boost Your Music Career

Hey there, future music legends, So, you’ve got the talent, the passion, and the drive to make it big in the music industry. That’s awesome! But let’s get real for a second—no one becomes a superstar all on their own. Collaboration is the secret sauce that can take your music career to the next level. […]

Share this article

September 6, 2023

Music Production: A Beginner’s Guide to Home Studio Magic

Right now, producing music has never been more accessible. If you’ve ever tapped your fingers to a beat or hummed a melody, you’ve already taken the first step towards music production. With the right tools and guidance, you can transform those ideas into full-fledged tracks. This guide is for those eager to dive into the […]

Share this article

August 22, 2023

Is Facebook still important for emerging musicians?

Wondering if you really still need to be active on Facebook in this day and age as an emerging musician? We think so! Let us tell you why. What is Facebook and Meta? Alright, so Facebook – I’m pretty sure you’ve heard of it, right? It’s this massive social network where people post pictures, share […]

Share this article

May 22, 2023