FAQ

Q: What is GigCave?

A: GigCave.com is a website designed for musicians, by musicians. It allows musicians to market themselves with a professional-looking electronic press kit.

Q: What is an electronic press kit, and why do I need one?

A: In the music industry, potential hirers and decision makers want to see a musician’s or band’s press kit. Typically, this would entail making a cd, printing out bios, photos, and other information, and including other miscellaneous info all in one package, then mailing all this material out to numerous booking agents and industry executives. With GigCave’s electronic press kit, you can avoid all that hassle and expense. All your material gets uploaded and organized onto a single web page. Sending out one URL leads potential hirers to all the information they need about you.

Q: Do I need to know anything about programming or graphic design to make my press kit?

A: No, GigCave's design specialists have already designed the press kit layout for you. All you have to do is post your information. No special skills required.

Q: Do I need to be a member to use GigCave?

A: Yes. It’s free to sign up and build a press kit. Additionally, if you want to contact an industry professional to act as your personal mentor you must upgrade to our premium service.

Q: What types of memberships are available?

A: There are two types of membership:
1) Free membership, with which you can build and host your press kit for free or
2) Premium membership, which allows you to communicate one on one with industry powerhouses such as Grammy award winning producers, writers, and performers for any advice you may need. As a premium member, you also become a featured artist on the site so you can be seen before anyone else and you become exclusively entered in our giveaways!

Q: Does GigCave ever have give aways?

A: Yes! Yes! We have periodic giveaways, but only for our premium members. We usually give away things that are useful in furthering musicians' careers, like gear, gas cards for fueling up the tour bus, etc…but since we know you’re working hard toward your big break, for our first giveaway we wanted to help you take a different kind of break: A four-night, trip for two to the Atlantis Resort in the Bahamas. Airfare and hotel included.

Q: Are there any additional costs to use the site?

A: Absolutely not. Your membership gets you access to all the functions of the site, without any hidden additional fees or costs.

Q: Can I cancel my GigCave membership?

A: Of course! You can always cancel, at any time. Cancellations must be done through paypal.com.

Q: How do I contact GigCave if I have a problem or a question that wasn’t answered by this page?

A: We built this site to be as helpful as possible to our musician brothers and sisters. We will always do our best to help. You can contact us at any time by emailing us at GigCave@gmail.com.