4 Creative Ways to Create Superfans for Your Band That You Probably Haven’t Tried

[Editors Note: This article was written by D Grant Smith, host/creator of The Appetizer Radio Show, and it was originally featured on the Sonicbids Blog.] Fan building isn’t just a science, it’s a process. Growing your fanbase is also more than merely a quest for a number of followers on your Twitter or Facebook pages. It’s a … Continue reading 4 Creative Ways to Create Superfans for Your Band That You Probably Haven’t Tried

Wednesday Video Diversion: February 3, 2016

Happy Wednesday, people. Like every week, we’ve got a great round-up of TuneCore Artist music videos to distract you from the midweek slump you’re likely experiencing right this very second. Tune in and zone out:   Will and The People, “Formula (Caprera)” Longfellow, “Kiss-Hug-Make Up” Big Paraid, “Walk In Place” The Girl and the Dreamcatcher, … Continue reading Wednesday Video Diversion: February 3, 2016

Event Recap: TuneCore Live LA @ Bardot 1/20

Last month we kicked off the New Year with a bang by bringing TuneCore Artists Freedom Fry, Blackbear and Trevor Wesley to party with us at the Bardot in Hollywood. To us, there’s no better way to get back in the right mood after decompressing from the holidays than a night of awesome independent live … Continue reading Event Recap: TuneCore Live LA @ Bardot 1/20

What It Means: Catalog Sales Outnumber Current Sales

Every year since people have been reading and writing blogs, January has been a time in the music industry to examine the depressing statistics of album sales from the previous year. While often grim, these articles are an essential part of covering the year-to-year evolution and changes in how music fans consume their favorite genres. (Plus, … Continue reading What It Means: Catalog Sales Outnumber Current Sales

New Music Friday: January 29, 2016

TuneCore Artists are releasing tons of new music every day. Each week we check out the new TuneCore releases and choose a few at random to feature on the blog. Is your hit next? Mine Whissell Singer/Songwriter, Alternative What You Wanted Betablock3r Electronic, Dance Made To Play (feat. Trent Dabbs) KiD Alternative, Singer/Songwriter Ty March EP … Continue reading New Music Friday: January 29, 2016

January Songwriter News

By Dwight Brown A New Year brings more opportunities for songwriters to get ahead. So what’s up? Co-writers are leaving the strongest mark on top ten hits. Spotify wants to do the right thing when it comes to songwriter royalties. The digital age is heaping complications on jazz musicians, but makes composing a snap. Deaf … Continue reading January Songwriter News