Music Marketing, Meet Internet Marketing – Guest Blog

Greg Rollett - Gen-Y Rockstars

By Greg Rollett

I started to write this as a giveaway for my mailing list and decided to break it into pieces for this site. It centers around creating a real launch for your project. So many times in indie music we write, record, play shows and sell stuff with no real plan for success. Hopefully this little series will help get some ideas in your head as to how you can create real anticipation for your music and make the launch of a new release an event and not just something else interrupting the busy lives of people. So here is part 1 of Music Marketing and Product Launches.

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Music Marketing With Twitter: Increase Music Sales – Guest Blog

Sell more music on Twitter!

By Greg Rollett

I love Twitter. From connecting with bands and upcoming talent to promoting events virally via an RT or 2, leaking songs on the platform, to just well, meeting people that I would never have the chance to network with.

If you were skeptical of the service and its purpose, you may want to read this.

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8 Tips For Getting Press On Music Blogs – Guest Blog

Greg Rollett - Gen-Y Rock Stars

By Greg Rollett

Press separates the boys from the men, but really it separates a good release vs. one that collects digital dust. In the age of social networks, blogging, twitter and other new media, getting word of mouth and viral traction can produce more hype and push more downloads than an interview in the Source.

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