Browsing category: Media relations


Getting Social With Your Fans
Saturday April 26th 2008, 2:40 pm
Filed under: Fan relations,Media relations

In the last article, I took a look at the “1,000 True Fans” concept. This time, let’s examine some ways to implement the concept using social networking sites.

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How to Format a Press Release
Sunday May 13th 2007, 10:31 pm
Filed under: Media relations

There are very specific formats for writing press releases. You will improve your odds that your story will be picked up if you follow them. But you can’t follow them if you don’t know what they are. Here’s what you need to know.

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The High Value of Music Pre-Promotion
Sunday April 29th 2007, 5:22 pm
Filed under: Media relations

For an indie musician, getting airplay can be difficult. Many areas do have local-oriented shows, which might be your best chance… but the competition for the limited airtime of the show is going to be fierce. Borrow this easy technique from the major labels to increase the chances of getting your music played on the radio.

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Proper Care and Feeding of a Music Editor
Sunday April 29th 2007, 5:07 pm
Filed under: Media relations

Believe it or not, music editors want to write about you — if you know how to approach them effectively. Here’s how.

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