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Complete Guide To Planning Your Next Tour

Once your band is practiced up and you’ve got a solid set of songs together, it’s time to go on tour. Touring can be a great way to broaden your network and find new fans, plus it gives you and everyone in your band valuable experience, but it is essential to  plan ahead. ______________________________ Guest

5 Free Online Event Invitation Ideas

So you’ve crafted the perfect subject line for your upcoming show or festival, but for some reason people still aren’t clicking through to your event site. What’s the issue? There’s a good chance the trouble could lie in the actual copy of your event invitation – if the body of the invite isn’t engaging enough

Bandsintown For Artists Launches with Free Geo-Targeted Messaging To Fans and, More

Bandsintown Manager has relaunched as Bandsintown For Artists. The revamped platform adds free geo-targeted messaging to fans and other improvements that build upon concert discovery platform Bandsintown’s ongoing commitment to enhance the connection between artists and fans through live music. Starting today, Bandsintown for Artists is available free to the more than 510,000 registered artists

All The World’s A Vertical Stage – Particularly On Instagram

In an exploration of how much the ubiquity of smartphones has impact our media consumption, Fred Jacobs looks at the recently constructed Samsung KX stage, a vertically stacked contraption taylored specifically for its view-ability via smartphone. ______________________________ Guest post by Fred Jacobs of Jacobs Media Strategies If you took Communications classes in college, chances are

Editorial Staff Cuts At Spin, Stereogum, Vibe

Billboard and Hollywood Reporter owner Valence Media laid off seven editorial staffers at Spin Media Group this week across music sites Spin, Stereogum and Vibe as the profits from a resurgent music industry fail to trickle down to the media that serve it. “The decisions were made in conjunction with a pivot in business and content strategy,” a

Roland Acquires Open Lab’s Stagelight, Launches Zenbeats

Music creation app Stagelight has been acquired by Roland Corporation. With the help of the music tech giant, the Stagelight team has developed a new music creation app called Roland Zenbeats. The current Stagelight app will be phased out by the end of the year. Roland has a special offer for Stagelight users who switch over