Category Archives: Music Marketing

Hack The Media, 3 Proven Tips For Free Music PR

Hack The Media, 3 Proven Tips For Free Music PR

I’m going to let you in on a secret:

No, I’m not revealing my deeply help love of ABBA’s greatest hits or my favorite pair of pants.

This is about YOU. This is about a fundamental misunderstanding of the way media – specifically blogs – decide how and what they publish.

Your parents, teachers and conventional wisdom taught you that the “cream rises to the top” or “build it and they will come.”

Wrong, dead wrong.

You may be pumping out brilliant songs, next-level tracks, and slaying audiences with your amazing live performances, but why don’t you get any press? Continue Reading

The Cagematch: 21 Ways DIY Musicians And Mainstream Artists Knock Each Other Out

The Cagematch: 21 Ways DIY Musicians And Mainstream Artists Knock Each Other Out

On one side we have the queen DIY musician, Amanda Palmer. Ready to pounce from the other side, we have Taylor Swift, a global music superstar. Who has a better career? Taylor has unequivocally achieved more album sales, ticket sales, merchandise, etc. But who is happier? Who has a nicer life? To some artists, the idea of… Continue Reading

Dominate YouTube Cover Songs With 15 Easy Steps

Dominate YouTube Cover Songs With 15 Easy Steps

Search Pharrell’s song “Happy” and the word “cover” on YouTube and 13 of the first-page results are videos with over 1 Million views! Pentatonix’ version has over 20 Million views! This is how it happens: Fans searching for a popular artist’s song often click a video of a cover version by mistake which causes views to… Continue Reading