CATEGORY: D.I.Y.

The Value Consistant Branding In Music

As an artist, cultivating and communicating and image to your fans is important for success, but just as important to that success is consistently...



PledgeMusic Debacle Update [Iain Baker of Jesus Jones]

Iain Baker of Jesus Jones provides an update on his battle with troubled Pledge Music; a debacle which has grown into a full on...


A Formula For Viral Music Marketing [Jack Udell]

For anyone marketing in a social space, a viral hit is the holy grail, but coming up with a teachable formula which accurately quantifies...


The Art Of Spending Your Music Money (Part 2)

In part two of this five part series on how to effectively allocate money in the correct places in order to benefit your music...


Songwriting Workflow: What One Month Of Daily Releases Taught Me

What's it like to release a new composition every day for a month? Composer Martin Fowler recently took on this challenge (and then some),...


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...


Myspace Has Lost 50 Million Tracks From 14 Million Artists

Myspace has lost all content uploaded to the site before 2016 including more than 50 million tracks,videos and photos from 14 million artists. Users...


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

This week, we offer sage council to independent bands and artists out there on a variety of issues, including how to sell merch without...


Music Think Tank Weekly Recap: Classical Music • Brand Or Mouse • Reaching Out To Fans • More

This week on MusicThinkTank, contributors shared ten surprising benefits of classical music, explored the question of 'are you a brand or a mouse?,' offered...


SoundCloud Nears Deal To Sell Majority Stake To Private Equity Firms

[UPDATED] A struggling SoundCloud may have found not one, but two lifelines. A pair of private equity firms are reportedly close to each taking...