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Marketing Tip: Piggyback On Current Trends Via Hashtags

There's no promotion quite like free promotion, and one of the best ways to drum of some PR on the house in today's social...



3 Ways To Identify Your Target Fanbase

When it comes to finding success with your music, you can't rely on fans coming to you, and instead, have to put the elbow...


What Every Musician Needs To Know About Shazam

Since Apple Music for Artists recently added a feature which shows musicians their Shazam stats, more artists are looking to get their music added...


How Couples Working In Music Make Relationships Work [VIDEO]

While there are certainly a plethora of often deserving stereotypes about how disastrous an idea it is to try and make a relationship work...


Urban Alternative Music’s Next Big Format?

In this piece, Mike Henry of Paragon reveals the impressive popularity which Urban Alternative has gained as a public radio format, providing a blend...


5 Ways To Use Instagram Properly To Promote Your Band

When it comes to using Instagram (or really any social media) to promote your music, it's important that you develop an engaged community of...


Public Enemy’s Technique For Cracking “Second Album Syndrome”

SAS or 'Second Album Syndrome' has become something of a phenomenon in the music business, with many artists struggling break new ground or successfully...


What Artists Need To Know About Songtrust

In order to get paid from the mechanical royalties generated by your song's plays, you need to some kind of publishing administrator to collect...


Who Wants To Watch Radio?

Broadcast radio consultant Fred Jacobs explores the complex history of radio on television, a phenomenon which, though it may seem pointless and even contradictory,...


A Cautionary Tale: YouTube, DMCA and Copyright Trolls

In this piece Neil Turkewitz uses the framing of the recent federal court case in Nebraska brought by YouTube against Christopher L. Brady, alleging...