We get press for every single one of our artists. And unlike many PR’s, we even get press for ourselves! I.M.P and James Moore have been featured in dozens of publications, from majors such as Sonicbids, ASCAP, Music Think Tank, Indie-music.com and Bandzoogle to Dotted Music, Target Audience Magazine, I Am Entertainment, Musicperk, Just Go, Blog Critics and Vandala Magazine.
“One of music promotions brightest minds (and as it turns out) nicest guys.”
Music Industry Blogger / DIY Music Movement
I.M.P have gone way beyond the call of duty for us. The amount of music promotion and press coverage we got for our album was beyond anything that we could have imagined. Every step of the way with I.M.P we felt like we were working with people who understood our music and where we were coming from.
Nicholai La Barrie
“After self releasing 4 albums with no real publicity follow up, I decided I needed to try something different for my 5th. Instead of doing all the work myself, this time I hired James Moore. I have had so many good write ups as a result of his campaign, a few new facebook fans and a producer even offered to remix one of my songs through the campaign. I highly recommend his services for an independent musician who wants results.”
Don’t let anyone tell you that there aren’t any good mentors in the music business these days. Because I know one.
James Moore formed Independent Music Promotions because he saw a huge gap in what musicians needed and what was being sold to them.
James is a professional that has a solid track record and solid relationships with over 10 years of experience that has a global reach.
If your music could use some professional promotion, the insightful and inspiring words from Moore will definitely be helpful.
Bands On A Budget
James at independentmusicpromotions.com is the real deal. He made sure our second EP got TONS and TONS of more press and reviews then our first EP (the one that we didn’t use IMP to do the PR work for) did. As any TRULY independent band will tell you, it can be very scary business putting out a project. There are a lot of grifters and fakes out there in the PR game. As a independent band, you’re paying for everything that must go into making a project happen. from the recording/mixing/mastering, to merch, to PR, and everything else in between. Spending your PR budget on some joker who will not do the job right, or at all, is devastating to getting your music out there. James and IMP do what they said they’re going to do. Their word matters to them. Their work and name matter to them. Nice to know that there some good guys left in the music industry.
Over the years, I’ve worked with a handful of PR companies and IMP has been the best by far in terms of price, exposure and communication. James truly cares for the artists and delivers every time. Keep rocking.”
In a time when hype and buzz usually implies the opposite of what it promises, it’s so refreshing, and more than a little bit mind-blowing, to witness the results delivered by James Moore/IMP. January Zero is perhaps the perfect proving ground for their capabilities, as we had literally no press, no visibility going into the month. Within the first week, that changed dramatically. It was so surreal to see reviews start showing up, from serious news outlets and high profile media bloggers alike. But then, it just kept on going, which made the whole month into long-form hallucination, a very convincing and wonderful daydream. Wrapping up, we’re reviewed on no fewer than 15 high profile sites, with a video review and an interview to top it off. Within one month, we have a viability and an irrefutable public presence that I might never have achieved on my own.
When you are a fully independent artist, the freedom is wonderful, but the lack of representation can leave you flailing about for traction in the seemingly impossible task of making your work visible, to say nothing of having it recognized or reviewed, or getting it to stand out. I’d been searching for some secret weapon to level the playing field, some lever to flip the balance of power. Independent Music Promotions is that secret weapon.
“One of the unsigned music industry’s largest names.”
CEO / The Music Magazine
“If you are a band or artist with some potential, James Moore knows how to create a lot of noise about you. Through his contacts in the industry he is able to get your music listened to and reviewed by some of the industries top online and print blogs and magazines. Through his company ‘Independent Music Promotions’ James consistently delivers value to the independent artist and always delivers beyond expectation.”
Chris de la Hoyde
Manager / Monks of Mellonwah
James helped us to give our farewell album a sendoff to be remembered. He brought in over 15K new ears, from all over the world, for one last, sublime hurrah.
Musician / Lakefield
“Our band (The Barrens) was referred to James Moore by EndAnd. After seeing their success we decided to take a chance hiring him for his services. It didn’t take long at all–we got results that we couldn’t get anywhere else: album reviews, interviews, and new fans all around the world. James is very well-connected with the industry and he also provides quality customer service, making us feel at ease and respected as artists.”
“James lays the foundation every indie, DIY band needs to survive in the digital age.”
Trust me. You have my word. You’re going to get everything you pay for with this guy.
“I’m amazed and thrilled at the diverse range of articles and reviews that you were able to procure. I love the energy that you’ve kept up during this whole process. It’s inspiring!”
Phil Collen (Delta Deep/Def Leppard/Manraze)
“James Moore has delivered exactly as advertised and then some. We are very happy with the results that we have received. We can’t wait to work with him again in the future.We strongly recommend I.M.P.”
“After releasing my first album as a leader, I spent many months contacting reviewers with little response until I found Independent Music Promotions. Once I delegated all of that hard work to James Moore, I was getting more results and attention faster than I had anticipated. I could focus a lot of my energies on the music again. I was even getting more calls to perform rather than making them. I believe that if you have something good and you’re starting out without help, James can definitely get you results.”
Musician / Joan Torres’s All Is Fused
“My band ”Slim Loris” recorded and released an album but were struggling a bit with promoting it. We decided to use the services of James Moore and Independent Music Promotions to get some more publicity. In a couple of weeks time James had generated more press and reviews for us than we had managed our selves in several months. I would highly recommend Independent Music Promotions for any independent band looking to get their music noticed.”
IMP has exposed The Blue Project to the “now crowd” bringing this Blues project to today’s generation and today’s social media. IMP is great.
Musician / The Blue Project
What Artists Say About Us:
“If you are a band or artist with some potential, James Moore knows how to create a lot of noise about you. Through his contacts in the industry he is able to get your music listened to and reviewed by some of the industries top online and print blogs and magazines.” Chris de la Hoyde; Manager: Monks of Mellonwah (www.monksofmellonwah.com)
“When James Moore said that we would get more then we bargained for we never thought is would be this good.” – Rooftop Runners (www.rooftoprunners.com)
“James Moore is the rare individual in the music business that not only does tremendous work for the artists he represents, but truly respects his clients, proving you can have both a heart and a brain in this industry. We highly recommend his services and his book, Your Band is a Virus, to any musician with serious aspirations in music; both are worth every penny.” – BJ Fitzgerald, The Ill Funk Ensemble (www.illfunk.com)
“Any artist creating unusual and interesting music should look into working with Independent Music Promotions. James Moore has a very unique perspective on the music industry, and this makes him a great fit for the type of artists he prefers to work with. He is one of the only people working in music who is willing to simply tell it exactly as it is.” -Gabriel Riccio of The Gabriel Construct (http://thegabrielconstruct.bandcamp.com)
“After releasing my first album as a leader, I spent many months contacting reviewers with little response until I found Independent Music Promotions. Once I delegated all of that hard work to James Moore, I was getting more results and attention faster than I had anticipated.” – Joan Torres from Joan Torres’s All Is Fused (http://joantorresallisfused.bandcamp.com/)
“It’s rare to find competence like James’s. We got more then we bargained for.” – Daniel Fern, EndAnd (www.endand.bandcamp.com)
“I would highly recommend Independent Music Promotions for any independent band looking to get their music noticed.” – Mattias Cederstam, Slim Loris, (slimloris.bandcamp.com)
“Our band (The Barrens) was referred to James Moore by EndAnd. After seeing their success we decided to take a chance hiring him for his services. It didn’t take long at all–we got results that we couldn’t get anywhere else: album reviews, interviews, and new fans all around the world. James is very well-connected with the industry and he also provides quality customer service, making us feel at ease and respected as artists.” – Debbie Chou, The Barrens (thebarrens.bandcamp.com)
“James is a great guy and a true professional. He has the knowledge and the passion to create great results. I am really glad that we met and we are working together and I cannot thank him enough.” – Katrin the Thrill (www.katrinthethrill.com)
“After self releasing 4 albums with no real publicity follow up, I decided I needed to try something different for my 5th. Instead of doing all the work myself, this time I hired James Moore. I have had so many good write ups as a result of his campaign, a few new facebook fans and a producer even offered to remix one of my songs through the campaign. I highly recommend his services for an independent musician who wants results.” – Nehedar (www.nehedar.com)
What The Industry Says About Us
“I’m more then happy to recommend Independent Music Promotions to deliver on what they promise. What James Moore does is unique; he works with carefully chosen independent artists on a one on one format to music web sites, blogs and magazines that are well-respected.” – Jabberdi.com
“One of music promotions brightest minds (and as it turns out) nicest guys.” – Joshua Liston, DIY Music Movement
“James is an honest and hard working promoter of some of the best upcoming indie talents in the world.” – Music Notez Magazine
“James Moore will provide you with all of the tools to help get your music out to the masses.” – SKOPE Magazine
“I’ve been working with James for nearly a year now, and we’ve worked together to strengthen our abilities to help bands and entrepreneurs obtain viable exposure for their music and art. James Moore is a knowledgeable independent music industry professional.” – Jordannah Elizabeth
“An ethical promoter with a great belief in personal relationships and no short-cuts.” – Global Musicians Fishpond
“One of the unsigned music industry’s largest names.” – The Music Magazine
“I’m very proud to recommend James Moore from Independent Music Promotions to offer you some of the most cost effective PR packages available today.” – Andrew Muller, The Real Musician
“Moore demonstrate an extensive knowledge of music production and DIY marketing strategies, and his experience comes through very clearly in his writing.” – Un Nom De Guerre
“James teaches you how to Market your band in the 21st century and take advantage of the promotional tools available online and exactly how to get the most out of them with fresh tactics and everything you could possibly need with DIY Promotion and Marketing.” – The Moshpit Music
“Unlike many PR companies, James guarantees x amount of responses in the media for a band’s campaign & in turn brings x amount of responses, let alone at some very affordable rates.” – Aaron Joy Rock Interviews
“IMP is essential for any artist that truly wants to develop their brand name.” – Douglas Garnett aka GALILEE of VOD Recordings
“Moore remains brutally honest in the best way possible, explains what you need to do, while setting realistic expectations and never sugarcoating the truth.” – Nanobot Rock
“With his heart deeply rooted into the soil of musician’s advocacy, James Moore has established himself as one of the few remaining folks who continue to devote their careers in order to support independent and DIY artists all over.” – Indie, Bikes & Beer
“James has years of knowledge and knows how to help guide your band to the next level.” – Enigma Magazine
“Without a high quality music promotion campaign to support and guide you, you could easily fall through the cracks, and this is exactly what the PR pioneers over at Independent Music Promotions aim to combat!” – All the Rage UK
“James lays the foundation every indie, DIY band needs to survive in the digital age.” – Joshua Smotherman, MidTNMusic