Lou Reed

Lou Reed
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Aurovine – Why invest in PR? What can the Aurovine Promoboost Packages do for your music acts? 1

Aurovine - Why invest in PR? What can the Aurovine Promoboost Packages do for your music acts?
  Aurovine is a wonderful tool and empowers is a wonderful word. It means to give power to where previously there was not and a good way to describe Aurovine is to say exactly that; Aurovine empowers the artist to be manage their own destiny. The biggest issue facing most if not all bands, artists ...

Music Promo Packages Expanded

Music Promo Packages Expanded
Today, music platform Aurovine have expanded their range of promotional packages for all artists and bands worldwide. A new and FREE PromoCheck package has been added to their other low cost promo packages. Low price doesn’t mean low spec though. All Aurovine music promo packages come with extensive features to help expand the fan bases ...

Piracy, Bootlegs and The Big Difference Between Music & Film 1

Piracy, Bootlegs and The Big Difference Between Music & Film
Forgive us for labouring over the issues of piracy, streaming and illegal downloads but if feels like we’re becoming evangelists for honest and factual reporting. Our latest soapbox concerns the article by Mike Wheatley on The Silicon Angle website entitled ‘Music Industry Shoots Itself In Foot Over Illegal Downloads’. The gist of the article is ...

Aurovine Launches 3 New Music Promo Packages

Aurovine Launches 3 New Music Promo Packages
The high demand for affordable but effective promo packages has seen us launch 3 new music promo packages. PromoSplash ($29) is our budget promo offering SEO enriched blog posts and reviews along with a radio feature on our own mixcloud station. Our popular PromoBoost ($75) package is a a full monthly package with extended reviews ...

Another Pointless Article About Streaming?

One thing you can be sure of almost every week is that there’ll be another article about music streaming sites. They’ll either speak in favour or against but will inevitably have no conclusion about the future direction of the music industry. Depressing isn’t it? Saturday’s article by the masters of materialism Sky is probably the ...

Blackpool Music Festival – April Keen, Blue Zen and Belvadere light up Blackpool

Blackpool Music Festival - April Keen, Blue Zen and Belvadere light up Blackpool
On a reasonably warm mid October evening the illuminations glowing nearly as brightly as all the tail lights on the cars that are bumper to bumper on the promenade, there is a rare ‘nice’ atmosphere in the town centre which is more relaxed than normal, perfect for a bite to eat and some acoustic tunes….. ...

Blackpool Music Festival – Local boys have the ‘Last’ word…..

Blackpool Music Festival - Local boys have the 'Last' word.....
 Blackpool Music Festival kicked off last night with a bang, with a number of venues getting their feet wet with Festival anticipation that evening I had to make a choice about where to go and it had to be the legendary Uncle Toms Cabin, why? Is it because I have history there with previous events and ...

Blackpool Music Festival – why we should all go?

Blackpool Music Festival - why we should all go?
2013 is a special year for the local musicians’ in Blackpool because finally they have their festival. For so long its been pitched and demanded from a small but ferocious music scene but the local authorities and government funding initiatives have constantly overlooked and belittled as being ‘too small’ for funding and branded as a failure before ...

Naomi Neuts – ‘Voice Prints’ Hits Charts Early

Naomi Neuts - 'Voice Prints' Hits Charts Early
In a previous blog we reported on the remarkable reception to Naomi Neuts’ first single ‘Mosaic‘, a haunting reflection on life that showcased Naomi’s exceptional voice interwoven with a beautiful but accessible classical arrangement. As well as getting positive reviews the song picked up a sync deal for a film by FilmAid International! Naomi’s approach ...