Been delivering a fair amount of workshops this term, as well as being busy running new promotion Rea River Soul, last venture was a success, lots of great feedback – woop! The promotion game is a tiring one when you’re work full time, most of us do and I shan’t complain! Continue reading “Workshopped Out”
As promised, ‘So What’ attendees, here are the notes, (with a marketing, self-promotion focus):
I can’t recall where I’ve got all the info from, but would like to thank the Internet and bloggers who helped me collate this info for you. Continue reading “Social Media Tips for Musicians”
I left facebook today and it was really liberating. I left because:
- It wasted a lot of my time – I excel at procrastinating.
- I got bored of being poked online and bought virtual drinks.
- I wrongly thought it would serve as a professional tool.
- I only seemed to use it for promoting and I can do that on my personal web space/twitter.
Has anyone heard the new Erykah Badu album? New Amerykah, Pt. One (4th World War)? Glossy Madlib production and quasi socio political lyrics about the struggle for African-Americans. As a drum and bass head back at uni I like how it’s beat heavy and has fat, head nodding bass lines. The album is not as a mind blowing as Baduizm and Mama’s Gun but its good to have her back. Favourite tracks are the hypnotic “My people” and “Master Teacher”.