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    Ep. #71

    Discussing Direct to Fan Music Marketing
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    Today's News, Links & Tips:

     

    1.) The RIAA appears to be dying, tax records show
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    2.) Awesome of Awful: A Self-Critique Tool For Young Creatives (a flowchart worksheet)
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    3.) Bandcamp Adds Free Mobile Optimized Artist Pages
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    4.) Despite A Huge Drop In Revenue, RIAA Execs Still See Large
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    5.) Man Found to Sing Lowest Possible Note (video)
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    6.) A Bill Murray Remix Will Do Your Heart Some Good (video remix)
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    7.) Musician Chris Randall: Music Has No Monetary Value But The Connections It Forms Are Priceless. Thoughts?
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    8.) 6 Tips for Handling Criticism
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    9.) Why Being Positive Makes Anything Possible
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    10.) Getting Value from Social Media Contests, via FanBridge
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    11.) Welcome to the Music Business… Advice from the Cutting Edge
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    12.) The Undeniable Allure of Potential... (marketing psychology)
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    13.) The Evolution of Hesitation...
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    14.) 3 Improv Exercises that Will Take Your Content Brainstorms to the Next Level
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    15.) Read, Savour, Comment, Share – Your Four Step Guide to Blogging Success
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    16.) 5 Ways To Find Meaning In Your Life
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    17.) 7 Great Ways To Have Empowering Beliefs
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    18.) Eight Ways To Compose Music More Effectively
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    19.) Tech Knowledge is Key to a Musician’s Success (video)
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    20.) Think you don’t need a producer? 4 reasons to reconsider
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    21.) Delete These Four Words to Improve Your Writing Right Now
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