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More On Licensing From A Jaded Old Hack

More On Licensing From A Jaded Old Hack

Matt Bacon January 22, 2017 0

Music licensing might as well be the last bastion of the music industry, and while I think it might be going away eventually I think that for now we’re looking at a future that

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How I (And Other A&R People) Sign Bands

How I (And Other A&R People) Sign Bands

Matt Bacon January 21, 2017 0

So… with regards to getting your band signed there’s a lot that goes into it- but at the same time there is a very short process when it comes down to me deciding if

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Being A Part Of A Collective

Being A Part Of A Collective

Matt Bacon January 20, 2017 0

So there’s a reason no one really wants to license your bands music or generally work with your group. It’s not a hard one when you really think about it but it’s one that

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New PC Worship album not on The Grinch’s playlist

New PC Worship album not on The Grinch’s playlist

Eli Jace January 19, 2017 0

The Grinch would not enjoy this album. What, with all the noise, Noise, NOISE. Like its cover, Buried Wish by PC Worship, is a giant pile of nearly indescribable matter. It was written by

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SCAM Alert for Empiremusicpromotions.com

SCAM Alert for Empiremusicpromotions.com

James Moore January 19, 2017 1

SCAM ALERT for our musician audience. Two fake companies, Empire Music Promotions and now, Ignite Music Promotions (http://www.ignitemusicpromotions.com/), we strongly advise steering clear of. Ignite Music Promotions, apparently a Los Angeles firm with 10

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SMART Marketing And You

SMART Marketing And You

Matt Bacon January 14, 2017 0

So, I wrote earlier this week about SWOT analysis and think it’s one of the most important things you can do in developing your bands brand. However I’ve also been learning about SMART marketing

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SWOT Analysis And Your Band

SWOT Analysis And Your Band

Matt Bacon January 10, 2017 0

SWOT analysis sounds like a big fancy term that marketing folks use in order to talk down to us little guys, and in many ways it is. However after continuing my marketing research and

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Taking The Time For Others

Taking The Time For Others

Matt Bacon January 9, 2017 0

Catering to individuals is one of the most important thing you can do as a band or as a figure in the music industry. Being able to see what the other person is interested

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What To Expect From Managers

What To Expect From Managers

Matt Bacon January 9, 2017 0

A lot of people who have managers don’t understand what those managers are supposed to do and this leads to crushing I had to face a kind of a frustrating disappointment this week in

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Managing Your Databases

Managing Your Databases

Matt Bacon January 6, 2017 0

So, a surprising amount of life in the music industry is building and maintaining databases. I’ve spent the last week of time off due to holidays creating lists of doom and stoner metal festivals

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