Indie Music Tips #17 Promotion with Corey Koehler

Corey Koehler of Music Goat joined me for a conversation about effective promotion for independent musicians.

Corey Koehler - indie music tips

Corey Koehler

The bugbear of mine – owning your own website arose as we spoke about email marketing, distribution channels, pay per click advertising and more.

Corey Koehler can be found with his thoughts at Musicgoat.

With thanks as usual to William Street Strikers for providing the music.

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Indie Music Tips #16 Free Music With Boxed Wine

Chris MacTire and Ralph Nicastro of the US band Boxed Wine joined me for episode 16 of Indie Music Tips.

Indie Music Tips #16 Free Music With Boxed Wine

Indie Music Tips #16 Free Music With Boxed Wine

For the past few months I have been gradually transferring the series to this URL and here is the first of the fresh as yet unheard recordings, only, my apologies to Chris and Ralph that it has taken me since our conversation in June to get here.

In this episode the conversation centres around the concept of giving your music away for free and how you can gain leverage from taking that option. We also touch on alternative revenue streams, marketing of a full LP, the importance of track order on a release and understanding your audience. Somehow we also touch on transforming into Beyonce…..

Boxed Wine of Bandcamp.

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Indie Music Tips #15 Persistence With David Wimble

David Wimble of The Indie Bible joins me for episode 15 of Indie Music Tips.

The Indie Bible

The Indie Bible

In this conversation David talks about the reality of the hard work needed to create breaks as an Independent Musician.

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Indie Music Tips #13 Effective Use Of PR Firms With Betty Elektro

Betty Elektro of Elektro-PR joined me for episode thirteen of the Indie Music Tips series.

Betty Elektro

Betty Elektro

In this episode the discussion centres around how a PR firm can assist a band with raising their profile.

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