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4 Targeted Spotify Playlist Ideas Your Fans Will Love by Janelle
Getting on spotify playlists is one of the best ways for bands to promote their music. It can also be a bit of an uphill battle to simply get a Spotify curator to add you to a playlist. Here are some themes that can help maximize your exposure.
Early Music Marketing Tips For Indie Artists by Janelle
You’ve probably heard all the standard things on how to promote your band. Let's move outside the proverbial box into areas that aren't as obvious. Read on to find out how!
How To Pitch A Music Blog: Buzzbands LA by Paul Corsi
Sometimes getting into your favorite music blog has a few demographic key points that can really help influence your chances of coverage. Buzzbands LA happens to be one of those situational blogs. Read on for a few tips and tricks that can really increase your chances of coverage!
Creating The Perfect Spotify Playlist by Janelle
You want to get on a great spotify playlist, right? The only problem is that you only have a couple dozen followers on Spotify, your songs have the infamous “<1000” stream tracker next to them, and you don’t have Spotify-curator contacts who will give you the time of day.
One of the easiest ways to get on a great Spotify playlist is to create your own. Check out these four steps to create a great playlist to catch the attention of others.
Picking the Best Song for Your Spotify Playlist by Janelle
The past few weeks I’ve focused on how to create and strengthen a Spotify playlist you create. This is the best tool a band can use when you have few followers, few accolades, no playlist activity outside your own, and virtually no media coverage.
You also want to make sure you’re setting yourself up to the best advantage. If you’re utilizing a playlist to get your own music heard, you should make sure you start with a song that has the best chance of being listened to repeatedly, shared on social media and shared on other playlists.
Read on for a few angles you can try!
Best Of Music Industry Hacks by Paul Corsi
At Green Light Go we pride ourselves on honesty, integrity, and passion. Our weekly Music Industry Hacks articles are full of tips and tricks that come from years of experience in the music industry which are rooted in those key values. Here are a list of some of the most popular GLG articles since the Music Hacks have begun.
How To Pitch A Music Blog: Consequence of Sound by Paul Corsi
There are so many bands that want to see their music in tastemaker blogs. Here are a few tips on how to reach one of our favorites, Consequence of Sound.
How to Increase Your Spotify Followers - And Your Listeners by Janelle
Spotify is one of the best ways to get your music heard, but first, you need people who will listen. Sure, you can try to get on Spotify playlists and hope the followers will, ahem, follow.
Brand Your Music Through Spotify Playlist Promotion by Janelle
Today, we’re going to dive in a bit further into Spotify promotion land to show why creating your own Spotify playlist can be in your greatest benefit.
5 Ways to Get on a Spotify Playlist by Janelle
You’re ready to get on a Spotify playlist, right? But how do you do it when you have no followers, no connections, and you don’t know the first thing about how to make it happen.
Tips For Getting Your Song On a Spotify Playlist by Janelle
You’re absolutely certain you want, no, you need, to get on an official Spotify playlist. The problem is you’re not sure how to reach the elusive curators and you’re struggling to get past 50 followers on Spotify. So where do you go from here?
Folk Radio UK Premieres Whetherman, "The Hold Up" by Paul Corsi
Folk Radio UK has the exclussive premiere of Whetherman's latest track, "The Hold Up."
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