Promotion within a city is specific to the avenues available in that area, but it all comes down to some fairly simple stuff. It just takes time and dedication.
There is one, and only one, sure fire way to avoid being called a sell-out, and that’s to never make a penny.
The most difficult job for any budding musician, developing band or heavyweight contender is simply to keep people interested.
It’s important to realize that sometimes we get so caught up in the creative side of things that we fail to see the small telltale signs of trouble brewing. Then one day we look up and realize that something is dreadfully wrong.