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    Jul192012

    Today's Links: July 19, 2012

    The Thursday Edition
    July 19, 2012
     

     

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    Episode #24:
    The Rock Star Branding Podcast

    Where a Band Plays Can Have an Impact on How They're Perceived


    Join Brian Thompson, Michael Brandvold & Steve Jones for a short 11 min. discussion on how an artist's choice of venue can impact how they're regarded by first time listeners and long time fans.

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    Today's News, Links & Tips:

     


    1.) Instead Of Building A Fake Following On Twitter, Why Not Build A Fanbase?
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    2.) Parody Account Poses As Shell Oil And Fools Twitterverse
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    3.) Auto-Tune Doesn't Kill Records, People Kill Records
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    4.) Google Takedown Requests Have Tripled Since May...
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    5.) Green Living as an Indie Musician
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    6.) Switchcam For Artists Readies Impressive Video Toolkit For Musicians
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    7.) Gig Etiquette – Set-Up and Breakdown Habits To Live By
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    8.) READ THIS: When the muse comes to your bedside, don’t tell her you’ll fuck her later.
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    9.) Remembering Steven R. Covey with Timeless Insights from The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People
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    10.) This can apply to anyone (including bands) Two Motivational and Inspirational Leadership Qualities of Great Leaders
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    11.) 10 Social Media Personas - Understanding Personality & Communication
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    12.) Geek Marketing Talk: Interested in SEO & ORM? Read: How Search and Online Reputation Management Impacts your Brand
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    13.) How to Stand Out: Go Really Big or Get Really Small
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    14.) This is brilliant and inspiring... a must read/see, Our deepest fear (Zen Pencils knocks it out of the park again!)
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    15.) Be Where Your Listeners Are (On Spotify, 1 Year Later)
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    16.) Calling All Inspiration Hunters... how to approach being alive as a creative opportunity
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    17.) Awesome idea! A Crowdsourced Twitter Profile: A grand experiment: What one thing would you tell your younger self?
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    18.) How to Choose the Best Instagram Filter for Your Photo
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    19.) The Top 7 Reasons Why You Are Unhappy
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    20.) Yikes... it looks like I have some reading to do! "Top 7 Books Every Professional Blogger Should Read ASAP"
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    21.) How One Fantastic Band Get 80-100 Email Subscribers Every Day
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    22.) Online Lessons for Musicians Trying to Navigate the Business of Music, from the Manager of Incubus
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    23.) What Motivates You: Pleasure or Pain?
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