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Community Music Arts And Music Leader Training Courses

I work with a charity called Community Music, based in East London, who are offering a training course in Arts and Music Leadership. It’s a City & Guilds certified evening … Continue reading

February 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

Sony Could Give Whitney’s Music Away For Free

Wouldn’t it be nice if just once, when a prominent artist passed away, the record label reduced the price of their albums to zero (maybe just for for a week) … Continue reading

February 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Is It Time To Go Back To Myspace?

Myspace’s new owners, Specific Media, launched a PR offensive last week loudly telling people they had signed up 1m new users last month. I thought the site’s decline was terminal … Continue reading

February 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

What Is An Artist?

I’ve been reading Seth Godin’s book “Linchpin“, where he tells people how to become indispensable. His advice is to become a Linchpin – that person who puts emotional labour in … Continue reading

February 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

How To Get More Facebook Likes

One of the most common questions I get asked by artists is “How do I get more Facebook Likes / YouTube Views / Twitter followers?” (delete as appropriate) Since the … Continue reading

February 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

Do Artists Need Managers?

Recently I was talking to a young female artist on the London Tube, as you do. She was telling me about her plans to self-finance and manage the production of … Continue reading

February 13, 2012 · 1 Comment

Wanna Get Noticed? Then Spend 4 Months Preparing Your Video

I often cite OK Go in my presentations to artists. The same question gets asked – “How do i get more You Tube / Facebook / Twitter followers”? And the … Continue reading

February 6, 2012 · 1 Comment