Tag: digital marketing
Ministry of Sound launches MXP4 mixtape
Music format firm MXP4 has announced the launch of a new mixtape module, which lets artists preview a selection of tracks while letting fans mess about with the transitions to create their own mixtapes.
September 15, 2009
Report claims multiple online profiles means more royalties for artists
Queensland academic Dave Carter is working on a report analysing whether social networks lead to an increase in income for music artists, and The Music Void has nabbed a preview of its findings.
September 10, 2009
Nimbit launches MyStore platform to sell music on Facebook
Plenty of artists are ramping up their Facebook presences at the moment, but one piece of the puzzle has been missing: actual music sales.
September 9, 2009
Live Nation launches Twitter ticket scavenger hunt
Live Nation has announced plans for an online and offline scavenger hunt, with plans to post clues on the company’s Twitter accounts.
August 19, 2009
Michael Jackson lives on…via Twitter and in three digital dimensions
Australian "paid follower" service USocial.net has claimed that it was paid to collect 25,000 Twitter followers on behalf of Michael Jackson before the singer's death.
August 11, 2009
Ondrejka leaves EMI Music’s digital arm
In what seems like an out-of-the-blue post on Twitter last Friday evening, Cory Ondrejka, EMI digital marketing exec VP, announced he is leaving after only five months in the role.
August 10, 2009
Radiohead selling new song online in memory of WW1 veteran
Radiohead have released a brand new song, which the band say was inspired by the recent death of British World War I veteran Harry Patch.
August 6, 2009
Topspin relaunches website to explain service
Topspin CEO Ian Rogers has been a high-profile speaker at numerous music biz conferences in the last year or so, and we've reported on some of the artists the company works with on digital marketing and direct sales.
July 20, 2009
Tinchy Stryder launches interactive video
Island Records artist Tinchy Stryder is getting interactive with his latest video using ''Clickthrough'' technology.
July 15, 2009
Trent Reznor says digital music innovation isn’t just for big stars
One of the big criticisms of successful new digital models like those tested by Radiohead and Nine Inch Nails is this: they're Radiohead and Nine Inch Nails, with millions of fans.
July 10, 2009
Indie Artist X taking advice from experts
Here's an interesting project: six music industry bloggers and consultants are taking charge of a mystery indie artist's career, each advising them on one aspect of making it the DIY way.
July 8, 2009