Our first Twitter chat was a huge success thanks to all the artists who tweeted with us about independent music promotion. With people chiming in from all over the globe, the #DIYmusician hashtag even […]Read more
That’s basically what Bob Boilen (creator/host of All Songs Considered) advised during the “Public Relations, Public Radio, & More” panel at SXSW, emphasizing the importance of a […]Read more
Channel Frederator, a network of animators, recently shared some interesting data (compiled from over 1,300 YouTube channels) that shows when it’s best* to post new videos […]Read more
The International Federation of Phonographic Industry (IFPI) has announced that starting this summer, “new albums and singles will be released at 00:01 local time on Fridays.”
In the US […]
This week, Andrea ventures deep into the warehouse to find a favorite from 2008, Ingrid Michaelson’s sweet folk-pop album BE OK.
Check out BE OK […]
Attorney Steve Gordon continues his excellent masterclass in music contracts over at Digital Music News.
In the latest installment he tackles “production companies,” which usually consist of one or two people who will help you record some demos and try to shop you to labels […]
[This article was written by Dave Kusek, founder of the New Artist Model, an online music business school for independent musicians, performers, recording artists, producers, managers, and songwriters. He is also […]Read more
WARNING: Not Suitable for Some Workplaces! (It’s a Real Time interview, so don’t expect Disney language… from Bill Maher.)
Anyway, in this clip Aloe Blacc talks about why copyright and music publishing laws need to catch up with the new technologies […]
Do you want your website’s domain name to stand out from the pack? HostBaby has got the inside track on two new extensions perfect for today’s independent musician: .rocks and .band […]Read more