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How Much Should a Music PR Campaign Cost?

This article originally appeared on Sonicbids.com. It has been republished here with permission.  Good PR isn’t cheap. Nor is it free. If you can’t afford a legit PR campaign, then chances are you might not be ready for it… but at the same time, it’s also extremely difficult to elevate yourself or your band without some […]Read More »

7 Reasons Why Your Band's PR Campaign Didn't Work

I’ve already discussed the not-always-obvious signs your PR campaign worked, and how its success is not measured in clips or record sales, but in conversations, buzz, social media growth, name recognition, a press kit, and further development. A PR campaign is critical, but it may not always yield the results you think you were looking for. That doesn’t mean it was a failure, that […]Read More »

If You Only Have $100 to Spend on Marketing Your Music, Here's What to Do

*This article was originally posted at Sonicbids.com. It has been republished here with permission. Your band is an investment. You’ve probably already spent hundreds or thousands of dollars on equipment like PA systems, stands, strings, new instruments, and a plethora of other equipment, right? It’s normal to put money into something you care about and […]Read More »

5 Crowdfunding Rewards Proven to Work for Indie Musicians

A version of this article originally appeared on Sonicbids.com – republished here with permission. You’re an artist, you need money, and you want to attempt to generate those funds via an engaging crowdfunding campaign. That’s all well and good, but as soon as you’ve figured that out, you have to stop thinking like a band and start […]Read More »

Songza vs. 8tracks: Which is Better for Gaining New Fans?

Music streaming has become increasingly popular over the years with services such as Spotify,Pandora, and iTunes dominating the market. Music playlist sites are also becoming more popular, offering users the ability to create and share their playlists with others in the community. As an emerging artist, it’s important to be aware of all the opportunities available when it comes […]Read More »

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