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40 Ways Bands Can Use Social Media to Increase Engagement at Shows

If you’re a musician, you’re probably using social media in some way to promote your music, invite people to shows, and stay in touch with your fans. 2,169 more words

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Tin Pan Alley and the "Brill Building Sound"

Program note – Showtime is premiering a documentary tonight (2/10/18) called Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars. You KNOW I’m watching that.

Tin Pan Alley gets its name from the tin-panny sounds of pianos that are banged and rattled there by night and day as new songs and old are played over and over into the ears of singing comedians, comic-opera prima donnas and single soubrettes and “sister teams” from vaudeville.  1,615 more words


Music Business Hacks podcast & free consulting/books!

I’m very excited to announce my brand new podcast, Music Business Hacks!

The music business hacks podcast is a daily show for the musician who wants to revolutionize their career with information, inspiration, and direct application. 201 more words

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Monetize Your Music Summit

I’m going to be a part of SongCamp 2018’s Monetize Your Music Summit next month. It’s a free, live event that will stream short videos from over 20 speakers covering different aspects of increasing your income as an artist. 76 more words

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Seaside Rock - The Rockers of Great Yarmouth

Great Yarmouth is a coastal town in England, a seaside resort for the past couple hundred years.* It is roughly 200km northeast of London and – according to Wikipedia – has a beach, two piers and is the gateway from the Norfolk Broads to the North Sea. 910 more words


How to Work a Crowd

When you are on stage, your main goal isn’t to play a good set, to sell records, to overcome nervousness, or to impress someone in the industry. 1,182 more words

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