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  • The Artists Declaration of Independence: Johnny's Story Part 2

    Jul 11

    By Jamie Leger of Modern Artists Academy. This is part two of the ongoing series - The Artists Declaration of Independence: The Transition To The Modern Music Industry. If you’d like to have each new post in the series sent to you automatically so you don’t have to worry about missing any of the training-you can sign up here and also receive a free copy of The Grassroots Music Marketing System, gratis. We pulled back the curtains on his current Game Plan and took a look at the bands...

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  • Blood Orange's Dev Hynes Remixes Sia's "Chandelier"

    Jul 11

    Blood Orange's Dev Hynes has remixed Sia's "Chandelier", which appears on the newly released 1000 Forms of Fear. You can stream it above on Spotify. Hynes has added new vocals. Watch the video for "Chandelier":

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  • Music Publishing News Weekly Roundup 7.11.14: Bop.fm, Rap Genius, UMPG + Moodagent

    Jul 11

    Bop.fm has raised $2 Million in funding from Charles River Venutures. Launched in December 2013 by CEO Shehzad Daredia, the startup music streaming service provides a single platform for users listen to any song from any music service. With Rdio, Beats, Deezer, Spotify, Youtube, and Soundcloud integrated into their system, Bop.fm is attempting to bridge the gap between the several growing music services that may have different catalogs available. The company has also verified several of their...

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  • Getting Started As A Touring Act

    Jul 11

    By ​Ohmare Washington, a Music Business Mentor, and Dir. Of Urban Music for Springboard South Music Festival. One of the key avenues that artist utilize to generate a fanbase is Touring. You have acts with a following that tours for more than half the year. You have acts with no following that tours with a well known act as an opener. The next option is as a underground act, that tours. Without a fanbase, do you find touring independently as a viable option? Your answer should be:...

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  • AM NEWS BRIEF: Sony Hints ASCAP/BMI Exit, SoundCloud Nears Deal, Beats' Billionaire Competitor & More

    Jul 11

    FRIDAY 7.11.2014 Music Business News & Views From Around The Web  CLICK HERE  Updated Continuously @ Hypebot's More News Tab 

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  • Acts needed for 7/24 & 7/26 at Fontana's in #NYC : http://ow.ly/z1K5j #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

    Jul 10

    Acts needed for 7/24 & 7/26 at Fontana's in #NYC : http://ow.ly/z1K5j #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Jay-Z and Beyoncé's On The Run Tour To Air as a Special on HBO

    Jul 10

    Beyoncé and Jay-Z are teaming with HBO to bring a concert special for their current world tour to TV, Billboard reports. Details about when the show will air haven't been announced yet, but filming for HBO's On The Run Tour coverage will take place on September 12 and 13 at Paris' Stade de France. There, Bey and Jay will perform over 40 songs from their catalog. The On The Run Tour special is the latest in HBO's long history with the couple: currently, Beyoncé is starring in "Beyonce: X10",...

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  • Archie Pelago Continues MoMA PS1 Warm Up Mix Series Presented by Pitchfork

    Jul 10

    MoMA PS1's Warm Up, the annual outdoor summer concert series at the Long Island City, Queens art museum, continues this weekend. The event takes place every Saturday until September 6 in PS1's courtyard. (Each event runs from 3 to 9 p.m., with doors at noon.) Each week, Pitchfork and MoMA PS1 will present a mix by an artist performing at that week's Warm Up. Following mixes by A/JUS/TED and J-Cush, we have a new mix from Archie Pelago. Listen to it above, and check out the tracklist below....

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  • New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #SeasideHeights NJ - Captain Hooks Bar. "It's...

    Jul 10

    New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #SeasideHeights NJ - Captain Hooks Bar. "It's an adult playground at Captain Hook's Bar in Seaside Heights." Live music can be held Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights. All genres welcome: http://ow.ly/z0Pqk Captain Hooks Bar

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  • New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in Guntersville, AL - Rock House Eatery. Live music...

    Jul 10

    New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in Guntersville, AL - Rock House Eatery. Live music is held every Thursday night and two Wednesdays out of the month. All genres welcome: http://ow.ly/z0PIM Rock House Eatery

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