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Thoughts On Marketing Your Music (For The Emerging Artist)

So, you’ve put in the time studying your instrument for many years and even have a brand new shiny record to show for all that hard work. Within the next few minutes of finishing these projects many questions will pop in your head, but two will arise above all else…

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Dotted Music Monday: The 10 Metallica Songs To Hear Before You Die

Metallica biographer Joel McIver exclusively gives us the lowdown on the essential Hetfield/Ulrich playlist.

Johnny Royal’s Social Media 3.0 White Paper

Johnny Royal’s Social Media 3.0 White Paper

Last month Johnny Royal from Luthier Society published a white paper, provocatively titled “Social Media 3.0″.

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Google OneBox: Improving Your Music Search Results

Last week Google announced the launch of a new search feature, called Music Onebox, which allows you to stream songs for free via partner services Lala and MySpace’s iLike (as well as Pandora, imeem and Rhapsody).

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Guilty Pleasures Within The Music Industry

What are some of your guilty pleasures that one would not expect to see on your iPod? This was a question asked of a huge selection of musicians and professionals in the music industry by All About The Music’s owner Alex Gilbert.

Alice In Chains iPhone App: Another Big Name In Apple Store

Alice In Chains iPhone App: Another Big Name In Apple Store

Don’t be surprised seeing lots of iPhone-related news in this blog, especially since this device is on very friendly terms with the music world right now. For example, there is a whole two prominent music applications hitting iTunes App Store today.