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  • New all ages #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Birmingham AL - JT's Lounge. Located inside...

    Aug 28

    New all ages #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Birmingham AL - JT's Lounge. Located inside the Renaissance Hotel. Live music 7 nights a week. Acoustic, Blues, Pop, Rock: http://ow.ly/RwdN1 JT's Lounge

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  • New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in Mesa AZ - The Brass Tap. "The Brass Tap features...

    Aug 28

    New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in Mesa AZ - The Brass Tap. "The Brass Tap features 60 taps and more than 300 craft beers from around the globe in a neighborhood atmosphere that feels both relaxed and upscale." Live music is held on Friday and Saturday nights. Solos and duos only: http://ow.ly/Rwfuu The Brass Tap

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  • 4 Ways Musicians And Labels Can Identify Disruptive Products Early

    Aug 28

    While new products and services are constantly being introduced to the music industry, few of these are truly "disruptive." This article examines some telling signs that can allow artists to identify game-changing technologies early on.  ____________________________________ Guest Post by Dan Wagster on LinkedIn Pulse Capitalizing on even a small advantage can change the outcome, as elegantly described in this Renaissance proverb, “In the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is king.” In...

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  • New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in Redlands, CA - The Vault Martini Bar. "The Vault...

    Aug 28

    New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in Redlands, CA - The Vault Martini Bar. "The Vault Martini bar is located in the fox theater building in Historic downtown Redlands." They can host live music up to 7 nights a week. All genres welcome: http://ow.ly/Rvvao The Vault Martini Bar

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  • New all ages #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Columbus GA - The Plughouse. "THE PLUGHOUSE...

    Aug 28

    New all ages #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Columbus GA - The Plughouse. "THE PLUGHOUSE is members only, with exception of the events and outreach we do for our local community which is typically open to the general public. WE HAVE ZERO TOLERANCE for drinking, drugs, and fighting!" Shows can be held any night of the week. All genres welcome: http://ow.ly/RvBki The...

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  • Louisa Wendorff Interview On Taylor Swift And The Power Of A Tweet

    Aug 28

    Louisa Wendorff has been awash in success following a recent tweet from Taylor Swift and has had the good fortune to play at both the Grammy Red Carpet on E! as well as the closing ceremony of the Special Olympics. Here PledgeMusic speaks with her about the upturn in her career and her new EP. ______________________________ Guest Post from Matt Conner of PledgeMusic  It started with a tweet. Louisa Wendorff’s life was changed when Taylor Swift tweeted the word “Obsessed” along with a...

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  • Bat for Lashes Directs Short Film "I Do"

    Aug 28

    Photo by Anna Weber Bat for Lashes' Natasha Khan has directed a 15-minute short as part of a new anthology film called Madly. Presented by MTV World, Madly is "six stories of modern love in all of its dizzying, sweet complications," each directed by a different person. Khan's short is called "I Do". In addition to Khan's contribution, Madly will feature films by Gael García Bernal (The Motorcycle Diaries, Amores Perros), Mia Wasikowska (Alice in Wonderland, Maps to the Stars), and more. Watch...

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  • How to get your songs heard on 8tracks

    Aug 28

    [This article was written by Daniel Sander, Head of Market Development at feature.fm.] As an indie artist, 8tracks is an extremely powerful platform to get your music heard and to find your fans. The playlists I’ve personally published on 8tracks have a combined song play count of almost 200,000 as of the writing of this article […] The post How to get your songs heard on 8tracks appeared first on DIY Musician Blog.

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  • Toro Y Moi Releases Surprise Collection Samantha

    Aug 28

    Toro Y Moi just released an entire collection of songs called Samantha, which he unveiled on Instagram, as Gorilla Vs. Bear points out. You can download it here. It includes the previously released "2 Late" with Kool A.D. and SAFE, "room for 1zone", and "Pitch Black" with Rome Fortune, as well as collaborations with Washed Out, Nosaj Thing, and more. It was recorded between January 2012 and August 2015 in Berkeley, California. Check out the cover below. Samantha follows Why Not?, which was...

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  • A stream on Apple Music is worth 33% more in publishing royalties

    Aug 28

    How to make more money from your songs on Apple Music with CD Baby Pro When a listener in the US streams one of your original songs on Apple Music, it’s worth 33% more in publishing royalties than a stream on a competing service. Why? Well, most streaming services pay 10.5% of their total revenues […] The post A stream on Apple Music is worth 33% more in publishing royalties appeared first on DIY Musician Blog.

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