The SoundCloud Bible: Third Edition — Pre-order has launched

Budi VoogtGeneral, Life, Music Business, Music Marketing0 Comments

It’s an exciting day for the team and me. We’ve committed to making sure that our products, The SoundCloud Bible and Music Marketing Academy, are always the best in the game. To make that a reality, we update them every year. A few months ago I began re-reading the Second Edition of the SoundCloud Bible to investigate what would have to be updated. SoundCloud has changed so much in the last … Read More

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Mastering Music PR: SoundCloud Marketing, Repost Trading & Promo Channels

Budi & JeffreyMusic Marketing, SoundCloud / YouTube / Spotify14 Comments

The first two articles in our outbound marketing series covered the main vessel of the “PR Game”, the music blog. While blogs will always remain an important part of the music PR industry for both consumers and artists alike, musicians have recently started looking away from blogs and focusing on the key metric by which most people analyze music: play counts. Features on certain blogs certainly contribute to play counts, … Read More

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Mastering Music PR: Getting On Music Blogs & Hype Machine

Budi & JeffreyBlogs, Music Marketing33 Comments

Normal Blogs vs Hype Machine In the last piece of our Mastering Music PR series, we covered the foundations of outbound marketing and the role that publicists play, as well as the different music promotion services they offer. Building upon that, we’re going to be going deep on music blogs, Hype Machine, Submithub, and how to best approach getting featured on these blogs. To begin, we make a distinction between … Read More

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