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  • 5 Strategies To Help Get Your Music Featured on Blogs

    Feb 20

    In a world that has permanently shifted to instant news consumption, the internet is king in getting information to consumers. Cutting through a intensely saturated market is increasingly challenging, but Sam Friedman offers these tips from his post on Sonicbids Blog. In 2015, it's no secret that the internet is the number one dispatcher of all news in music. We follow blogs that share content we care about. As musicians, it's our job to form relationships with blogs and bloggers in order...

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  • AM NEWS BRIEF: Pandora's Problem, Snapchat Music Licensing, Dre Turns 50, Azalea Quits Twitter & More

    Feb 20

    Friday 2.20.2015 Music Business News & Views From Around The Web Updated continuously under our More News tab. CLICK HERE 

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  • Kanye West Says New Album is 80 Percent Done, Plots Surprise Release

    Feb 20

    This morning, Kanye West stopped by Power 105.1's Breakfast Club for an extensive interview. In addition to addressing his Grammy stage-storming (an incident West said was largely rooted in class issues), he blessed listeners with a few details regarding his highly anticipated Yeezus follow-up. According to West, the album is 80% finished, and will be comprised of "bars, songs, [and] cookout music that just feels good". He explained, "My last album was a protest to music, I was like 'I'm...

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  • Baz Luhrmann Gets His Own RCA Record Label

    Feb 20

    Director, producer and screenwriter Baz Luhrmann is partnering with RCA Records to launch the Bazmark Records imprint, with RCA as Luhrmann’s creative, marketing and distribution partner on his label’s recorded music endeavors. The deal will also include the potential of jointly acquiring the rights to additional recording projects as well as signing new artists under Bazmark Records / RCA Records. Luhrmann has already begun production / pre-production on projects that will be a part of...

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  • Musician Website Inspiration: Perfect Digital Press Kit

    Feb 20

    Each week we highlight one of our favorite sites on Bandzoogle to give you some inspiration for your own website’s design.

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  • Three Tips To Thrive At The Folk Alliance Conference (Part 2)

    Feb 20

    This time of year means music conference after music conference. For an independent musician, this means that there are countless opportunities to learn and network with fellow artists and industry folk.  Want to make sure that you do everything you can to get the best out of your next music conference? Singer and Songwriter Elaine Romanelli shares in the second installment of this 3 part series how to get the most out of music conferences with tips from our friend, publicist Ariel...

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  • Crunk, Hip Hop, R&B, Rap, Reggae, Soul acts needed for 4/2 at Hi Tone in #Memphis TN: http://ow.ly/JmkHo...

    Feb 20

    Crunk, Hip Hop, R&B, Rap, Reggae, Soul acts needed for 4/2 at Hi Tone in #Memphis TN: http://ow.ly/JmkHo #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Local Hard Rock, Pop Punk, Rock acts needed for 3/8 at Brass Mug in #Tampa FL: http://ow.ly/JmkHo #gigging...

    Feb 20

    Local Hard Rock, Pop Punk, Rock acts needed for 3/8 at Brass Mug in #Tampa FL: http://ow.ly/JmkHo #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Chvrches and Eric Prydz Share "Tether" Video

    Feb 20

    Swedish DJ Eric Prydz has a new single called "Tether", which is billed as "Eric Prydz vs. Chvrches". Their collaborative track just got a new music video, which features giant metallic cubes floating above gorgeously shot landscapes. Watch the video below. Watch the band's full set at Pitchfork Music Festival Paris:

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  • Local/regional acts needed for 3/14 at New Daisy Theatre in #Memphis TN: http://ow.ly/Jm3Yn #gigging...

    Feb 20

    Local/regional acts needed for 3/14 at New Daisy Theatre in #Memphis TN: http://ow.ly/Jm3Yn #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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