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 ...

Wasteland Win Accelerator 2!

Wasteland Win Accelerator 2!
Amongst all the craziness of the Aurovine site growth and new features Wasteland emerged as the winners of our latest Accelerator initiative. They picked up points for fan recruitment, streams, downloads and chart position to end the 2 week competition just ahead of 2 other artists. The prize for accelerator 2 consists of: A full ...

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 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 ...

BBC Introducing – Get Your Music Played On BBC Radio

BBC 6 Music have been running an initiative for unsigned and independent artists for a few years now. Championed by Tom Robinson and with 97,000 artists already registered in the UK, the programme allows you to use the BBC uploader to submit tracks for review. As well as the BBC main channels the tracks are also ...

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? That said, ...

Dumb & Dumber – Why you need to avoid ‘pay to play’ events

Dumb & Dumber - Why you need to avoid 'pay to play' events
A few years ago, I wrote a blog piece about the proliferation of music gigs and music competitions that were based around the principle of bands being asked to sell a certain number of tickets to their ‘fans’ before they could take part in a ‘awesome’ regional gig. The scam worked by taking a vote ...

Internet Guide To Making Money for Musicians – Part Two 1

Internet Guide To Making Money for Musicians - Part Two
WHICH MUSIC PLATFORM SHOULD I USE? This is the second part in our series of guides for musicians on the subject of how to maximise your returns from your music online. In this article we’ll concentrate on sites that give you maximum returns for your sales. In terms of % share the best 3 sites ...

Internet Guide to Making Money for Musicians – Part One 1

READ THE CONTRACT or T&C PAGE!!! This is the first in our series of guides for musicians on the subject of how to maximise your returns from your music online. Before we get into the nitty gritty of the how, why and what, I thought we’d start with reference to a salutary tale indicating the ...

Fundervine helps musicians get cash to make an album

Fundervine helps musicians get cash to make an album
Fundervine is a new crowdfunding platform for music and film projects. If you’ve never heard of crowdfunding it enables bands and filmmakers to raise funds to make a film or album and numerous other things that you may otherwise have to find the cash from your own pocket. Users can simply register, create a project ...