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June 29, 2012
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From The Vaults:
The Music Biz Weekly Podcast
Jordan Rudess From Dream Theater Talks Fan Engagement
The Music Biz Weekly podcast is off this week for as Michael has gone fishing in Canada (and probably pillaging our waters in a way that only a KISS fan can).
So what better time that to revisit our most-listened-to episode? This is one of our favourite episodes from last year. LISTEN HERE
Brian's Blogs of the Day
Living The Life Of An Ostrich:
The Denial Of A Digital Lifestyle (With Your Head In The Sand)
**** This article stirred up lots of discussion yesterday, join the conversation and share your thoughts in the comments section.
The Transformative Power Of A Dog's Simple Smile
i wrote a little shorty piece for my personal blog yesterday. it has nothing to do with music or marketing, but perhaps you'll find some inspiration in it.
here's a short story of a beautiful moment between a dog and a crying woman. if you like it, please share it.
Today's News, Links & Tips:
1.) Getting Facebook Right For Artists (Or Don’t Be Pushy)
2.) Apple Peels Podcasts Out of iTunes (and Promises More Changes, Too)
3.) Apple Said to Prepare ITunes Changes to Improve Sharing
4.) 12 Most Informative Books On Social Media
5.) Five Strategies To Dominate Twitter, Facebook And YouTube [INFOGRAPHIC]
6.) Strategic Tweeting: Fewer Hashtags And Tweeting When People Are Busiest [STUDY]
7.) Google Unveils Nexus Q: 8 Things It Will Do For Music Fans
8.) The Indie Artist Launch Plan - Part 2 via Music Think Tank
9.) Music As A Service Part 2 - The Transition To An Experience Model (Community Over Content)
10.) 8 Task Management Tips to Stop Procrastinating and Get Things Done
11.) 12 Must-Do Tasks for the New WordPress Site Owner
12.) "I'm a Record Label Executive. And This Is How to Get My Attention..."
13.) 'Artist Growth' Wins 'MTV O Music Award' For Best Music App
14.) I've talked about this lots and here's another article in support of it: Power of Consistency: 5 Rules
15.) 13 Little Landing Page Tweaks That Can Make a BIG Difference
16.) How to Squash Anxiety and Kill Your Inner Blogging Critic
17.) How to Find Compassion Your Most Difficult Moments
18.) 5 Tips for Terrific Power Tweeting
19.) Behind the Scenes at Songza
20.) Music Royalty Rights: An Interview with the Founder of the Royalty Network
21.) Time-saving tips for musicians
22.) "This Week in Music with Ian Rogers", an Interview w/ Scott Vener – Music Curator for Entourage (Video)
23.) This Label Earns Almost 80% Of Revenue From Spotify
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