VIDEO: The Maine, 8123, and the value of community

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In our latest Music Biz 101 video, host James Shotwell explains how American rock band The Maine created a supportive community of fan through their music. Continue Reading

The truth about music journalism and how to get covered in 2019

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Getting press in music is harder than ever before, but with a few simple steps, you can develop a meaningful relationship with industry gatekeepers. The competition for attention in music is fierce. Whether you’re seeking to reach consumers directly or… Continue Reading

Should Artists Pay to Get Access to Influencers?

This post is the latest in our ongoing content collaboration with Sonicbids. Enjoy. Your music isn’t being heard by bloggers, journalists, editors, or those in positions of power within the industry. Either you’ve been pitching them yourself, or you’ve hired… Continue Reading