Andy Murray has music on his mind……

Andy Murray has music on his mind......
Andy Murray faces the biggest two weeks of his year this coming week as Wimbledon is now underway. It is clear now within any sporting genre that  music plays a large part in a sports persons mental preparation for either a game or event in a very big way. The image of footballers descending from a coach and being whisked in to ...

Kraul says Blackpool is more than just Rock

Kraul says Blackpool is more than just Rock
Blackpool has had its fair share of press over the years and in more recent times most of it not so good! Kraul are an exquisite blend of Blackpool Rock however not many people know about and, quite frankly, should! No-one who loves rock music would begrudge the hard hit town of using the over ...

Section 25: An interview from a brave new world

Section 25: An interview from a brave new world
Aurovine band Section 25 have been around the block it’s safe to say, the first time round was with legendary label Factory Records and now with changes to the original line up enforced the band now take their new look and pitch their wits against the best in a brave new world or a brave new world order ...

Aurovine music interview blogs start this week…. 2

Aurovine music interview blogs start this week....
  As part of what we offer aurovine artists the biggest job by far is the promotion and we at aurovine are constantly chatting in the cyber world in the form of blogs to make sure as many people as we can find are listening in, but you can help yourselves too. A brand new initiative ...

the music industry is changing, but has the way we do business changed?…..explore the art of crowdfunding!

Part 3 – Involve your Audience – ‘Fundervine’ and the art of crowdfunding I always remember during my time as an IT salesman, a then boss once taught me a phrase he used a lot in our business meetings, “people buy off people……” and everyone who he spoke to would smile and nod in agreement. ...

New Aurovine Artist Accelerator Up For Grabs

New Aurovine Artist Accelerator Up For Grabs
The Aurovine $1000 Accelerator 2 Award follows on from the success of the first Accelerator won by Delirium. It rewards independent artists who perform well in the aurovine charts and includes a CD package, stage banner, paid promotional package, press release and band badges. For Accelerator 2 you can also gain 10 points for every ...

Music Videos – Should I have one…..

Music Videos - Should I have one.....
Music videos have been used around the industry  for a while now. MTV launched in 1981 and the first video ever shown on the ground breaking channel was ‘Video killed the radio star…’. This is one of the most popular pub quiz questions around the world and each time its met with mirth…! For at the time ...

Music Marketing – How to make the most out of your time spent on Instagram 3

Picture Perfect!! How to make the most out of your time spent on Instagram From BRASH! – A Music Marketing Blog The Instagram app has taken the world by storm and changed the way we interact with our camera phones during daily activities and social outings. If you are not familiar with Instagram, it is ...

Artists vs Artists – Piracy Yes or No?

Dave Allen usually makes a lot of sense and when i noticed his post regarding the Artists vs Artists website I started to wonder if the poll wasn’t rigged. It’s a simple question – are you an artist ‘against’ piracy or ‘for’ it. (Caveat – this is a brilliant viral marketing initiative by the band Ghost ...

Internet Guide To Making Money For Musicians – Part Three – Email Marketing

Internet Guide To Making Money For Musicians - Part Three - Email Marketing
If you have ever thought email was a waste of time and only saw spam, it’s time to give up making music and get a job in the civil service. Email marketing is key to building your fan base and you already know building your fan base is the key to everything right? Once you ...