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Getting It Done: The Week In D.I.Y. & Indie Music

The Secrets Of Marketing Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' "The Heist" from Manager Zach Quillen Adam WarRock: Making It As A Niche DIY Musician Funk Volume CEO's Social Media Secret? Put The Work In and Communicate Directly With Fans YouTube Tells Creators: 'Build A Fanbase, Not An Audience' Amanda Palmer Hits A Million Twitter Followers, Releases Town Hall Session w/Zoe Boekbinder

Shorties (Douglas Coupland Recommends Nihilistic Books, The 20th Anniversary of The Offspring's Smash Album, and more)

Douglas Coupland recommended nihilistic books at The A.V. Club. Stereogum reconsidered the Offspring's Smash album on its 20th anniversary. The New Republic profiled author Karl Ove Knausgaard. DIY profiled electronic musician SOHN. Fresh Air interviewed Barbara Ehrenreich about her new...

Adam WarRock: Making It As A Niche DIY Musician

Nerdcore might be dead to MC Lars but Adam WarRock still wears the niche label proudly and quite well judging from his recent work. Andrea Leonelli interviewed him in Austin during SXSW and WarRock spends about three quarters of the 17-minute interview discussing his DIY approach to nerdcore which has a lot of relevance to DIY music across genres. Show More Summary

Getting It Done: The Week In D.I.Y. & Indie Music

10 Secrets Of Social Media For Musicians What To Do When Your Album Leaks 10 Steps To Building A Career As a Full-Time DIY Musician CD Baby Sync Licensing Paid $400K To Indie Artists In Last 3 Months Of 2013 MORE: De La Soul Offers Free...Show More Summary

10 Steps To Building A Career As a Full-Time DIY Musician

Like many of the artists who've leveraged the web to build a DIY career, Kellee Maize has created her own lane in the industry. And, like others, she and her team are putting things together in a way that may or may not fit now established assumptions about building independently. Show More Summary

Artist of the Week – DIY Musician Tony Michael Ellis Weaves Melodies and Harmonies on ‘Undertow’

It’s no surprise after listening to the debut album by Los Angeles singer and songwriter Tony Michael Ellis, that Ellis lists The Beach Boys as his top musical influence, followed by The Beatles, and various Motown legends. The single, “It Soothes My Soul,” combines upbeat melodies, acoustic guitar and piano, along with soaring harmonies, that [...]Show More Summary

This DIY Device Turns Your Table Into a Psychedelic Music Maker

last monthTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

It's not so simple to become an electronic musician. The equipment is expensive. There's not a good how-to book. It's sometimes a little unclear what exactly electronic music is. That's why the Contact musical interface is so intriguing. Read more...

Create Your Own Interactive Sheet Music on the Web

Soundslice, a web app that makes learning guitar easier by syncing tablature with YouTube videos, has launched a new DIY sheet music creator that could change the way musicians collaborate. The new version syncs chord charts, tabs and sheet music, allowing for ultimate clarity and usability. Show More Summary

CONS Project L.A. dishes DIY culture for the kids

2 months agoOdd : Death and Taxes

The Fashion District in downtown L.A. is the epicenter of cool. It’s where L.A.’s cultural heartbeat meets the city’s enterprising future. Artists, musicians, skaters, and designers regularly flock to the Fashion District to borrow from the cultural currency that bleeds across 100 diverse blocks. So when Converse came to town, the word was out to every neighborhood […]

Line Messenging App Adds DIY Sticker Marketplace: Marketing Opportunity For Musicians?

News of the outrageously expensive acquisition of WhatsApp by Facebook has alerted the world to the fact that messenging is big business. One of the more unique revenue streams in messenging involves stickers, small graphic images that...Show More Summary

Getting It Done: The Week In D.I.Y. & Indie Music

Indie Musicians On The Rewards Vs. The Challenges Of Building Independently DIY Voice Acting For Musicians Imagine Dragons & The Beatles Show You You're Not Ready To Tour A Musician's Guide To Editing MP3 Music Metadata Suzanne VegaShow More Summary

DIY Voice Acting For Musicians

By Carrington MacDuffie (@carringtonmacd), an Americana singer/songwriter who also has an extensive career in voice over. Her new album is "Only An Angel". I came to voice acting through being a singer/songwriter. I was dealing withShow More Summary

Your garage band now has a chance at getting on Pandora

Pandora is upping the ante in streaming radio's quest to win the hearts and minds of artists, opening up its platform to virtually any DIY musician with music online. Previously the streaming music service only accepted submissions from artists with a hard-copy CD available on Amazon. Show More Summary

How To Get Your Music On Pandora: Physical CD No Longer Required

Pandora has finally opened its doors to musicians (and comics) who aren't on a label and don't have a physical CD with UPC on Amazon. This is great news for both DIY and digital-only musicians whose presence in the industry has grown stronger with the rise of EDM. Show More Summary

Getting It Done: The Week In D.I.Y. & Indie Music

Day in the Life of a Modern Day Music A+R Why Indie Musicians and Indie Radio Stations Should Work Together IOU Music Launches To Support DIY Musicians Throughout Their Careers Beats Antique Take Their Fans On A Hero's Journey Connecting Your Digital Music Kingdom With IFTTT

Top 10 Musician Mistakes: You Don’t Have a Team

New Artist Model - The Essential Online Music Business Course for Independent Musicians We’ve all heard the term DIY – it’s been in practically every single indie music business article since the dawn of the 21st century. There are more tools available today than most artists know what to do with. Show More Summary

IOU Music Launches To Support DIY Musicians Throughout Their Careers

IOU Music is a new service for artists that launched this week in beta. They're building a platform to support DIY music monetization and marketing. For example musicians can use their accounts to sell music, crowdfund, accept donations and create subscription services with more features on the way. Show More Summary

How to live like a king for very little

Musician Thor Harris provides the ultimate NSFW guide to DIY lifehacking.

The Rumpus Interview with Therese Workman and Tyler Wood of Oh My Goodness

Therese Workman and Tyler Wood, Brooklyn-based musicians and members of the band Oh My Goodness, talk about growing up in Maine, what it's like to be DIY in the music industry today, and hanging out in the Casio synth section at Service Merchandise.

The Benefits Of Nonprofit Fiscal Sponsorships For Musicians

By Sandy Asirvatham, musician, writer and co-creator of Mobtown Moon, Baltimore’s "wildly eclectic yet consistently compelling" reinterpretation of Pink Floyd’s DARK SIDE OF THE MOON. As DIY musicians we try to think of ourselves as businesspeople as well as creatives. Show More Summary

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