Performers & Venues
Do It Yourself (DIY) Streaming
Get set up to stream - from beginner to expert, we cover all your questions to get you online and find your audience fast
We want to take out the stress of knowing where to start. We are willing to guide you face-to-face or over chat if you need it.
Not sure if you want to stream yet? Enjoy our recommended streams before you take the plunge!
If you're new to streaming, we have resources to start you off in the right direction. Scroll down for video walkthroughs, gear lists, & other ways to guide you through the process.
Some videos might seem like they're made for gamer livestreamers but there are good ideas in there for everyone. We promise!
If you're lost, we've got you covered
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We've sampled a bunch of gear & found things we like. These endorsements are our own opinions & are items we bought for our own streams or that are highly recommended from trusted sources. If you want to recommend something, let us know!
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Open Broadcaster Software
Free software to start streaming quickly & easily on Windows, Mac or Linux
This is an inexpensive webcam with a great deal of flexibility and a 90-degree wide-angle which is useful to capture your performance. Now it has a built-in tripod mount which makes it extra useful.
PreSonus Studio 24C
The 24c is a solid USB Interface and good value.
For a simple setup with one or two microphones or can also be used with your existing mixer.
The standard microphone for singing and announcing. Economical and great sounding.
If you only buy one microphone, this is the industry standard.
Level up your audience experience
Now that you're online, here are some tips to keep your audiences engaged. Some videos seem more for game livestreams but they're quality resources for performers.