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Getting Blogs To Write About Your Band

Getting Blogs To Write About Your Band

Matt Bacon September 22, 2016 0

So if PR is so hard – how do you get blogs to write about you? It’s just a question of reaching out to the right people. One of the fascinating sides of the

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The Don’t’s of Music PR

The Don’t’s of Music PR

Matt Bacon September 20, 2016 0

There are a lot of bands who get in touch with me every day. A lot. Like over a 100 most days. So why is it that I almost never cover independent bands with

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Long Term Thinking In The Music Industry

Long Term Thinking In The Music Industry

Matt Bacon September 15, 2016 0

The points I’m going to make in this article are going to seem super obvious to some of you and make literally no sense to others. That’s because I’m talking about putting others before

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Freud, Sexual Politics, Inversions and the Music Industry

Freud, Sexual Politics, Inversions and the Music Industry

Matt Bacon September 11, 2016 0

Figuring out the role of sex in music is a complicated and weird balance that we see throughout the whole thing. There is a strange balance to music as a whole, and while gender

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Telephones And The Music Industry

Telephones And The Music Industry

Matt Bacon September 9, 2016 0

The phone. Teenagers use it for texting. Your mom uses it call you just like, all the time. Obama has one that can end the world. You know how it goes. Normal people aren’t

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Real World Politics And Their Place In The Music Industry

Real World Politics And Their Place In The Music Industry

Matt Bacon August 28, 2016 0

It’s fairly obvious given the content of this website that I am a liberal. In fact, it’s probably obvious that I’m basically an anarchist and have a disdain for any form of centralized authority

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Women In Indie Music

Women In Indie Music

Matt Bacon August 27, 2016 0

This isn’t going to be a fun one. In fact it will probably make a lot of you mad. We’re talking about gender in the music industry and the relationships you have to deal

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Indie Bands And Choosing Opportunites In The Music Industry

Indie Bands And Choosing Opportunites In The Music Industry

Matt Bacon August 23, 2016 0

So I write a lot on this blog about how you need to be grateful for every opportunity your band gets and that you need to take advantage of all of them if you

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The Apathy Of Social Media and Your Band

The Apathy Of Social Media and Your Band

Matt Bacon August 20, 2016 0

People don’t really want to hear about your band. They don’t want to hear about how great your practice was. They don’t want to hear about how hard it is to find a producer.

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The Power Of Referrals

The Power Of Referrals

Matt Bacon August 18, 2016 0

Referrals might have just revolutionized my income stream and they can do the same for you. In an industry of connections, it’s perhaps the greatest way to make money with little to no effort

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