Tag: music marketing
YouTube says new channels design has boosted usage
In December 2011, YouTube redesigned its homepage with more of an emphasis on channels, encouraging its users to subscribe to those of their favourite artists and producers (Bulletin, 2-Dec-11)
March 8, 2012
Spotify runs Scandinavian ‘Battle of the Donkeyfans’ for Donkeyboy
Norwegian pop band Donkeyboy are running a 'Battle of the Donkeyfans', encouraging fans across Scandinavia to stream their new album as much as possible between 2 March and 15 March.
March 6, 2012
Bluebrain release third location album-app Violet Crown
US band Bluebrain have released their third location-based album as an iPhone app. It's called Violet Crown, and is designed to be listened to while walking around the SXSW festival in Austin this month.
March 2, 2012
Facebook music marketing startups welcome Timeline for Pages
Facebook's new Timeline for Pages system launched yesterday, and all Pages on the social network will have to switch over to it within a month, including those belonging to artists.
March 2, 2012
Smashing Pumpkins to ‘transcend the single’ with new album
Smashing Pumpkins mainman Billy Corgan has outlined some of the details of an ambitious digital campaign around the band's next album Oceania, ahead of a proper unveiling at SXSW next week
February 29, 2012
Sandbox issue fifty-four: Pinterest-ing for music?
Lead: Pinterest-ing for music? We take a look at the latest online property that’s creating a buzz amongst social media users.
February 28, 2012
Sandbox issue fifty-three: Does Facebook really Like music?
Lead: Does Facebook really Like music? Sandbox talks with Facebook’s director of strategic partner development, Karla Geci about the social networking giant’s involvement with music.
February 9, 2012
ReverbNation unveils Promote It Facebook advertising platform
Music marketing firm ReverbNation has launched a new product called Promote It, which has been in beta testing since mid-April. The company describes it as "the world's first advanced, turnkey, end-to-end Facebook advertising...
August 25, 2011
Jack Johnson launches Twitter promotion for new album
Jack Johnson is the latest artist to use Twitter to get some viral promotion while also offering a free download.
September 24, 2009
ReverbNation teams with Audiolife for Reverb Store
Music marketing firm ReverbNation has announced a partnership with e-commerce firm Audiolife for a new venture called the Reverb Store.
September 18, 2009
ArtistData opens up API
Music marketing technology firm ArtistData has announced that it's opening up its platform to external developers, who can create services that use its tools.
August 3, 2009