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Scheduling Your Releases

So I got a message to my Instagram profile the other day asking about release timing. (If you have a question feel free to DM me, @mattbacon666) It was a good one, I won’t go into specifics but it made me realize this isn’t a topic that I have covered a lot here. So let’s...

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Why Release On Vinyl?

by JESSICA KANE > So, you and your band have just did an album that you are really proud of. (“Why Release On Vinyl?” is a guest article penned by Jessica Kane. Jessica Kane is a music connoisseur and an avid record collector. She currently writes for SoundStage Direct, her go-to place for all turntables...

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Skrillex; YAY or NAY?

It feels like the artist known as Skrillex, a.k.a Sonny Moore, has been around for AGES. The oft-hated, maligned dubstep pioneer has been on the scene for a good four years or so, without a solid, traditional LP release to boot. Instead the American put out lots and lots of EPs to the world, that...

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Music Marketing And The Illusion Of Optimal

Music Marketing and the Illusion Of Optimal Music marketing is often misunderstood. This article presents a fresh perspective on music marketing in order to aid the efforts of independent musicians. There are many differing opinions when it comes to timing an album release. When it comes to independent musicians planning an album release or any kind of...

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3 Critical Mistakes Independent Artists Make With Release Dates

How to release an album is a confusing topic for many musicians, and this article is not meant to answer every question or give a “one size fits all” template of any kind. However, I think it would be useful to go over a few general things I see happening very often among unsigned artists...

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