Archive for the ‘Promotion’ Category

Is BeatDeck competing with SoundCloud?

May 27, 2013

I saw an interesting piece of news on TechCruch about a new service called BeatDeck: Does my music do better on Facebook or Twitter? Where should my next tour be? Is my new song too repetitive? Musicians can get free answers to these questions and more from BeatDeck… Sounds pretty cool so I head over […]

Why are my songs on beemp3?

July 18, 2011

I saw that some of my songs could be downloaded from beemp3 and thought it curious since I hadn’t put them there. I decided to check their site and this is what I found: Disclaimer 1. DOES NOT HOST any of the songs displayed on this site. 2. indexes these files which are […]

Collecting Fans on Reverb Nation: an unhappy experience

August 3, 2010

So, I’ve been looking at a bunch of the promotional sites for bands and ReverbNation is my current fave – they have this widget to collect fans that I thought I would try out – I’m not quite sure why but it is. The results of my test are failure. Why? They have a nice […]

Checking out ReverbNation

July 5, 2010

So far, so good! They build banners for you automagically like the one above 🙂

Send Hardcory Mogkenstein to your cell phone (free song download warning)

September 20, 2009

I saw this note the other day saying send Hardcory Mogkenstein to your cell phone. At first this sounded cool. Then it got intriguing. As I think about it now, it’s OK but it is one of those examples of how opportunistic people are and can take advantage of you if you’re not careful. I […]

15 Seconds of Shame makes Garage Band Track of the Day

September 14, 2009

Check it out – I get these cool stickers!

Cataloging Music Sharing Sites

September 7, 2009

I’ve started to catalog all the music sharing and promotional sites I’m involved with and have been looking at and I figured it might be useful to others so I have created a generic resource page of Music Sharing Sites. It’s still a work in progress so any help you can offer to build it […]