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    Apr132012

    Today's Links: April 13, 2012

    The Friday Edition
    April 13, 2012

     

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    New Today: The Music Biz Weekly Podcast #54

     

    Curt Smith From Tears For Fears Discusses Social Media and Being a DIY Artist

     

     

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    Today's News, Links & Tips:


    1.) Artists, Please! Don't Put Spotify Play Buttons On Your Site...
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    2.) DIY Musician: The Actual, Hard Costs of Touring
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    3.) Another Sign That the CD Isn't What It Used to Be
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    4.) U.K. Boy Band One Direction Rises Via Social Media
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    5.) Become a pro at follow-through and start turning dreams into action
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    6.) Universal Music announced its decision to jump onto the bandwagon of Record Store Day, sends mixed message
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    7.) 5 Lessons in Creativity from the Return of Ze Frank
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    8.) The Art of Finding Ideas
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    9.) How Marvel Comics' Digital Superpowers Won Over Brick-And-Mortar Retailers re: Digital Releases. Great ideas!
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    10.) Becoming Your Own Media Company: 5 Content Marketing Tips
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    11.) The New Digital Music Mechanic Royalties
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    12.) This is so rad. Film recreates digital sound waves with vinyl records (vdieo)
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    13.) I fucking LOVE this post from The Art of Non-Conformity: "Thelonious Monk and the Search for Value"
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    14.) Do You Have Purpose In All That You Do?
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    15.) Artists take note: YouTube opens Partner program to all: every creator in 20 countries can monetize their video.
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    16.) This looks promising: Cubby, cloud storage with a peer to peer twist.
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    17.) Singularity Approaches. A Glimpse of the Not-So-Distant Future: Project Glass.
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    18.) Facebook: a tool for interaction that breeds loneliness?
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    19.) 40 Questions Everyone is Afraid to Ask
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    20.) Can This App Let You Control Your Dreams? (I think I'm going to have to try this out)
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    21.) 9 Ways to Follow Coachella on Social Media
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    22.) How to Use the Buffer App With Your Pictures For Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn
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    23.) The Leap of Faith: Why Taking Risks Can Be Worth It
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