Thursday, July 2, 2015
Band Websites: 5 Common Band Website Mistakes and Why You Should Be Using WordPress
Should you have your own website? What's wrong with using Facebook, YouTube or Twitter as a home page? These are questions I'm asked again and again all the time. So many musicians can't seem to get this locked into their brains and it drives me nuts! This is your business. Your music business. Don't you respect it enough to have your own band website? Dig in with me while I discuss the importance of having a website that doesn't break any of the 5 most common band website mistakes that most musicians make... and why using a WordPress band theme might be the answer for you and your music business career.
Top 30 Elton John Hits:
Elton John has had an amazing career with nine chart-topping singles. Here's a brief bio on Elton and a look at his thirty biggest singles.
Music Distribution for Independent Musicians, Artists, and Labels:
So you're trying to find major distribution for your recently released CD? Good for you, but I hate to be the bearer of not so great news. I have multiple calls on a daily basis from indie artists and indie labels looking for major retail and digital distribution for their latest CD release or in the case of independent record labels, their artist's latest releases.
Do These Two Things If You Want to Promote Your Music Successfully:
People often ask how they can get their music noticed. It's a great question. Getting your music heard is not hard, but getting it noticed is. There is, however, a clear way to achieve your goal and get your music heard and noticed.
How To Market Music: An Effective No-Fail 3 Step Music Marketing Formula That Works:
Knowing how to market your music effectively can be a daunting task for the most experienced musician. Consider this... What measurement would you compare your music business efforts to in order to truly know if you're marketing your music properly. Are your current music marketing efforts working to make more of an impact for you, your music and your indie band? Read on to find out how your efforts stack up against the competition...
Why You Still Aren't A Pro Musician And What To Do To Become One Fast:
Learn what you need to do to become a professional musician. Read this article and start building a successful music career.
Indie Music Inspiration - The Internet and the Music Industry:
As creators of music, it must be understood that you are in control of your own career. Many repeatedly ask themselves the dreadful question, "When will I be able to truly profit from my music and pursue it full-time?" The answer is definitely dependent upon how serious you are about your music. As an individual, you are in control of your own destiny.