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Lady GaGa’s Approach To Music Marketing

Lady GaGa’s Approach To Music Marketing

James Moore November 8, 2011 3

I did a piece for Music Think Tank recently that explored the use of controversy in music marketing, with an in depth look at how artists such as Lady GaGa get people talking. If

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Look Out Florence And The Machine! The Nameless Girl Is Here

Look Out Florence And The Machine! The Nameless Girl Is Here

James Moore November 7, 2011 4

I’d like to draw your attention to The Nameless Girl, who will probably be a household name within the year provided she gets the right kind of push. Jemma Crook, the lead singer of

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Rock Revival Series Featuring Death Valley High

Rock Revival Series Featuring Death Valley High

James Moore November 7, 2011 Comments Off on Rock Revival Series Featuring Death Valley High

                        Death Valley High are a gritty hard rock/death pop 4-piece band hailing from San Francisco. Their new single “Multiply” features creepy melodic

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4Q Rockband – Glam Rock From South Africa “I’m Hoping”

4Q Rockband – Glam Rock From South Africa “I’m Hoping”

James Moore November 3, 2011 3

4Q Rockband is a independent hard rock/glam band from South Africa, and I was sent their lead single from the upcoming debut release yesterday via my Music XRay account. You wouldn’t expect an epic

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The RainDoggs – Tom Waits Meets Snoop Dogg To Jam

The RainDoggs – Tom Waits Meets Snoop Dogg To Jam

James Moore November 3, 2011 2

    The RainDoggs. Very clever name. Tom Waits (who himself released a stellar album “Bad As Me“) once crooned “For I am a rain dog, too” on his 1985 classic album “Rain Dogs”.

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Promote Your Band For $5 on Fiverr.com

Promote Your Band For $5 on Fiverr.com

James Moore October 31, 2011 2

You can use Fiverr.com to promote your band. Most bands are unaware that Fiverr even exists, let alone aware that they can get their band valuable press coverage for $5. Why? I think it’s

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New Independent Hip Hop Artist Elia Shows Promise

New Independent Hip Hop Artist Elia Shows Promise

James Moore October 26, 2011 1

New York rapper (currently residing in Florida) Elia impressed me recently, and it’s always nice when you are sent a track by an independent artist that you would actually play in your spare time. Elia’s

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Every Indie Band Has A Niche Market

Every Indie Band Has A Niche Market

James Moore October 22, 2011 Comments Off on Every Indie Band Has A Niche Market

Every indie band has a niche market when it comes to music marketing. This topic isn’t discussed too extensively in other books. Unless you are one of those delusional bands who think they are

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Search Engine Optimization And Google For Bands

Search Engine Optimization And Google For Bands

James Moore October 22, 2011 Comments Off on Search Engine Optimization And Google For Bands

People typically arrive at websites in three ways: through the use of search engines, clicking links from other websites, or simply by typing in the website address. Even though search engines alone will not

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The Print Industry Is Dead

The Print Industry Is Dead

James Moore October 22, 2011 Comments Off on The Print Industry Is Dead

Ever notice your favorite music magazines disappearing from the store shelves as of late? The print industry has seen better days. It’s safe to say at this point that it is well on it’s

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