Category Archives: A Good Read

COVID 19’s Impact on Streaming

A variety of different industries have been impacted, both negatively and positively by the COVID 19 pandemic. With so many people self-isolating and social distancing, one might have assumed we would have seen an increase in Music Streaming. Nothing else … Continue reading

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10 ways the coronavirus is going to change music in the coming weeks, months, and years

The world is changing. We will be talking about and feeling the impact of COVID-19 for years to come. Alan Cross shared ten ways that the COVID-19 situation will change music going forward. 1. Virtual performances will permanently become a … Continue reading

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Spotify’s Head Of Music Explains How To Get On Playlists

Getting on a curated Spotify playlist can have a major impact on an independent artist’s career. But how does one get on one of Spotify’s curated playlists? There are tons of individuals offering to help artists secure spots on playlists, … Continue reading

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Christmas & Online Radio

Continuing my ongoing discussion on Why Independent Online Radio Is Important…as we approach the holiday season, if you’re an artists who’s released some Christmas music, covers or originals, Independent Online Radio Stations are somewhere where you should consider sending your holiday … Continue reading

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You’ve Got Mail

Last week I received an e-mail from SonicBids with a link to an article they posted, “4 Types Of Of E-mails You Should Send To Your Fans“. The same day I came across an article about a CEO who writes … Continue reading

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Earlier this year, Apple announced they would be shutting down iTunes. Many assumed this would be the end and music consumers would no longer have a downloading option. Artists’ started changing their release plans, no longer including a download strategy, … Continue reading

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Another Way Online Radio Helps Artists

A couple months back I posted a piece on “Why Independent Online Radio Is Important”. If you haven’t read the article, I suggest you do. One thing I talk about is how getting your music played on some independent online … Continue reading

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