Music Promotion- How You Can Promote Your Music

Streamline your marketing and promotion with niche streaming web sites. The amazing onlinetv rage is right here and growing. Internet marketing attention is focused on broadband streaming media and nothing could be better for your music than a slice of that attention. This is a marriage made in heaven streaming media and music video.

To succeed with your music, you’ll need to know how to use the most popular social media web site to your advantage – Myspace. It is important to get the best tools out there that have responsive support and safely add your myspace plays and views. Some even offer services if you don’t want to do it yourself. Whether you decide to do it yourself or hire a music promotion sites service you must make sure that either the tools or service you use are the most current and have a proven track record. If it is software to do it yourself than make sure that it is updated often and that support is fast. You don’t want to be in the middle of a myspace plays and views campaign and suddenly you cant add plays and views.

What you will want to do is create videos with your music in them (obviously). The thing here is knowing the right way to title your videos. A really cool trick that you can do is leverage the power of popular artist that are in your genre of music. Doing this will definitely get your video in front of the people that you want to be in front of.

When you’re a fledgling music artist or band, you cannot demand a price – especially a high one – for music. Not yet, anyway. You have to share it for download and it must always be for free. How so? Because you’re the roving salesman knocking on people’s doors. If you want your prospect to buy your wares, show them what you can offer. In your case, it’s definitely the music. You are not required to give a free download of your entire EP or album. You have the right to highlight a few tracks just to test the waters and see if you and your listener are music soul mates.

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Start a website. This may seem like a no brainer, but nevertheless, you should not treat it as an afterthought. Incorporate a blog into your presence on the World Wide Web and keep it stocked with frequent updates. An article on how to write a song or a video post of you and your band in the recording studio go a long way in establishing the type of connection that you want with your audience. Do your best not to avoid this crucial step.

This concept has totally changed how I see band promotion and artist promotion. This past week I’ve focused more time on some songs that I haven’t been able to finish and also performing those songs in front of actual people. I must say that I prefer the person to person aspect of music better than social media. I’m not going to stop tweeting or Facebooking because a lot of people follow my news feed on those sites, but I won’t be a slave to the social media frenzy. I want to be a great artist and focus on my craft instead of a decent artist that has an amazing online presence.