Tag: music marketing

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Social premieres for Norah Jones and Madonna

Want to hear Norah Jones' new song Travelin' On? It's making its online debut in an unusual place: travel website Jetsetter.
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MTV gets into the music artist profiles game with Artists.MTV

MTV has launched something called Artists.MTV, which it describes as "letting artists take control of their MTV presence".
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Twitter reminds musicians why they should be tweeting

Twitter has launched a new section of its site: Twitter for Musicians and Artists. It aims to encourage artists to get tweeting, while providing some best-practice examples of how musicians are using the service.
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Gracenote makes Twitter verification easier for music artists

Gracenote has inked a deal with Twitter to make it easier for musicians to get verified by developing tools for artists to request this status.
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Gracenote makes Twitter verification easier for music artists

A little blue tick next to a public figure or brand's name on Twitter means verification - they are who they say they are.
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Shinedown to get iPad e-book to promote new album

US rock band Shinedown won't just be hitting the iTunes Store with their new album Amaryllis this month.
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Onesheet makes its pages more mobile-friendly

We last wrote about music marketing startup Onesheet when it added support for iTunes to its service (Bulletin, 9-Feb-12). Now it's made an equally significant addition: Onesheet Mobile.
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Atlantic UK backs up Plan B’s Ill Manors video

Artist Plan B is in the news this week, having delivered a hard-hitting speech on British youth at the TED conference last weekend, and releasing his new video Ill Manors on YouTube, which is based on the London riots
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RootMusic’s BandPage tops 500k artists

Music marketing startup RootMusic says its BandPage platform is now being used by more than 500k artists to jazz up their Facebook Pages, up from 250k in September 2011.
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RootMusic’s BandPage tops 500k artists as Facebook Timeline features launch

Music marketing startup RootMusic says its BandPage platform is now being used by more than 500k artists to jazz up their Facebook Pages, up from 250k in September 2011 (Bulletin, 1-Sep-11).
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Instagram passes 27m users with Android version incoming

Social photo-sharing app Instagram now has more than 27m registered users.
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Sandbox issue fifty-five: Staying ahead of the Timeline

Staying ahead of the Timeline We uncover what implications the new layout on Facebook will have for artists and bands communicating with fans on the social network.