Coachella 2010: A Sneak Peek

The event, taking place from April 16-18 in Indio, California, will see the likes of a variety of artists; from East Coast rapper Jay-Z, to British alternative rock band Muse, to alternative/electronica animated group Gorillaz, as well as countless other great artists.

Starting A Record Label. Part 1

Starting A Record Label. Part 1

The focus of these columns is business, a running diary of an underground label starting out in small town Kansas. I invite you to keep up with it as I hope to share some of the experiences that pop up.

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Swimming In A Sea Of Nets

Is it better to be a big fish in a small pond or a small fish in a massive pond? The interwebs is very much a vast ocean when it comes to what can be accessed, what is out there, and how there are sites upon sites that I have yet to discover. Now as a publicist for the past six or so years, I have come a pretty long way.

Arcade Rocker For Web And iPhone

Arcade Rocker For Web And iPhone

Arcade Rocker is a music/rhythm game that lets you rock out with any (ok, almost any) song in your personal music collection. Yes, this is gonna be huge.

On the photo: Rugged Fantasia. Image credit: Dave Shearn on Flickr

What Does It Really Take To Be In A Band?

At this very moment, teenagers all over the world are jamming in their garages with dreams of record deals and fame in their heads. They might win the battle of the bands! After that, the sky is the limit, right?

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Creative Promotion: DIY Or Leave It Up To The Label?

You have to treat your band as a business and put a corresponding effort into it, and yes – you have to be creative not only with your music. But is it all really about doing it on your own?