CATEGORY: VIDEO

Indie Video Series BalconyTV Rebrands As BALCONY!

After a short hiatus, Orchard/Sony-owned BalconyTV has resurfaced under the moniker BALCONY! and a new format that continues to expose independent artists with a...



New Way To Game YouTube Views Being Utilized By Artists, Labels

Paying for plays and view counts has been a common practice since the dawn of on-demand, and although YouTube view counts don't mean as...


Facebook Video vs. YouTube Video: How to Release Music Videos On Both Channels

This week Michael Brandvold and Jay Gilbert discuss why you should release your video to both YouTube and Facebook on the Music Biz Weekly...


Thumbnails Provide Free Visibility On YouTube

Video thumbnails are in many ways the billboards of YouTube, allowing artists to capture potential viewers' attention by offering them a snapshot of video...


Getting It Done: The Week In D.I.Y. and Indie Music

Our tips and advice for the independent self-starters out there this week covered whether or not its mastering your music to match different digital...


Vevo Uses A Simple Tactic To Increase Music Video Views and You Should Too

Major label owned music video platform Vevo has discovered a simple tactic that leads to an average double digit improvement in engagement. This tactic...


7 Actionable Tips For Music Labels To Escalate Their Online Video Revenue

As the largest video sharing platform on the planet, YouTube represents a huge opportunity for artists and labels to spin the countless views on...


The Legalities Behind A Cover Song

The recording of covers is common practice in the music industry, and has only become more popular of late, particularly with the rise of...


The Legalities Behind A Cover Song

The recording of covers is common practice in the music industry, and has only become more popular of late, particularly with the rise of...


For Up-And-Coming Musicians, NPR’s Tiny Desk Can Be As Much Of A Boost As Late-Night TV

While being able to showcase their talents on late night TV has typically been the best launching pad for artists, but it seems a...