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About thef3k

Danny Fournier is a marketing expert with over 15 years working within the music industry, including 5 years with a major label. With university degrees in both Marketing and Sociology, Danny brings a unique perspective to marketing with a strong understanding of the needs of the end user and how to engage them. Along with his music and business background, Danny has worked as a corporate trainer, facilitating and write courses for corporate audiences. Danny has been commended for his facilitation skills and understanding of adult learning.

Home For A Rest

It didn’t matter what kind of music you were into during the ’90s when this song was played at a party, dance, bar or any type of event if you weren’t singing along, you were up on your feet dancing … Continue reading

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Hell froze over and pigs have started to fly!

“We are changing how we are doing things” is typically not something you want to hear, especially in the music industry. Luckily, this past week when I read those words in an e-mail I had received, it was a good … Continue reading

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Family Band

The very first experience I got playing in a band was with my family. Me, my brother and sister with our dad. Looking back, I’m grateful for the experience and what it taught me about playing in a band, with … Continue reading

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“Spotify’s Fatal Flaw Exposed” EXPOSED!

Okay…here’s my two cents on this article that’s floating around… Spotify’s Fatal Flaw Exposed: How My Closed-Door Meeting with Execs Ended in a Shouting Match

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If you ain’t first, you’re last.

Hey kids…here’s some advice from you’re old Uncle Danny… When you have an idea, a legit good idea that you believe in…ACT ON IT.

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Top 10 Listened to Tracks of 2017

I apologize for being a couple days late. Typically I post this list on New Years Eve but thanks to a nasty flu bug I’m only getting around to posting my Top 10 Listened to Tracks (according to the play … Continue reading

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Top 10 Oddball Artists of 2017

Here’s another Top 10 of 2017 post. This time the Top 10 focuses on artists that I’ve been working with for the past year. The order of this chart is based solely on number of collective plays each artist through … Continue reading

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