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A project hatched when a group of artists were trapped by flooding in 2015 is about to s…
03.29 / 00:22
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Adele celebrated the end of her world tour by letting her hair d…
03.28 / 22:55
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Wellington riff slingers Beastwars have dropped a quizzical new video for 'Some Sell Their Souls', a roaring cut lifted from their last and final (at least, for the foreseeable future)…
03.28 / 22:22
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Earlier this year English shoegaze pioneers Slowdive surfaced with their first new song in 22 years in the form of 'Star Roving'. At the time guitarist/vocalist Neil Halstead said the…
03.28 / 22:22
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Melbourne’s annual New Year’s Day boutique shindig of high-brow house and techno returns to the luxurious surrounds of Werribee Park this 1 January 2016, and they’ve already delivered a seriously killer international line-up that takes in the likes of Innervisions boss Âme, UK mainstay Four Tet, Immunity visionary Jon Hopkins and techno favourite Daniel Avery, among others. Now, they’ve dropped their local line-up for the day festival, and it’s…
03.28 / 22:22
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Justin Bieber is facing criminal charges on his return to Brazil four years after he illegally spray painted a hotel in Rio de…
03.28 / 21:46
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Three brothers had what they thought was a crazy dream growing up on Auckland's North Shore - to become rock st…
03.28 / 21:03
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Uxbridge Arts and Culture and the Creative Jazz Club (CJC) are collaborating to host a special series of six hot music …
03.28 / 20:23
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Now that we're a healthy ways into 2017, many digital marketers are curious about what the rest of year has in store for the future of email. In this article from Team Fanbridge, we dive into four different areas of email marketing and where they might be headed. ______________________________…
03.28 / 18:46
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Help us celebrate and share the growing number of DIY and indie music success stories by using the hashtag #DIYproud. With more than 54,000 @Hypebot followers, we're always looking for new ways to amplify the information and stories that we're sharing online. _____________________________ DIYproud We've been using the hashtags…
03.28 / 18:09
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Although the idea of owning music may seem antiquated in the streaming age, a new online store known as Voltra is approaching things differently by offering consumers a 'stream to own' option, where users can initially listen to a song for free, and then pay for it incrementally with…
03.28 / 17:30
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Music shapes our identities and changes our lives. It brings back our memories and stirs up our emotions. My Song Stories asks music professionals and indie artists questions about the songs in their libraries. Today, Brian Popowitz, the General Manager of Black Box, a music marketing agency, shares the…
03.28 / 16:14
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Wander into the Upper Hutt Cossie Club in September and you're sure to find…
03.28 / 16:02
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Almost 4 weeks after we reported that the Coachella and Stagecoach festival web sites were hacked, promoter Goldenvoice is letting a million plus fans know that their data has been compromised and offer a free year of identity theft protection. _______________________________ This week, festival promoters Goldenvoice acknowledged a 6…
03.28 / 15:54
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Aprecently announced a plan to launch the service 'Clips' in April. Although an obvious challenger to Snapchat, Clips is different in that, rather than seeking to build a network of its own, it plans to work through the already existing platforms of Snapchat, Instagram and Messenger. _____________________________ Guest post…
03.28 / 15:16
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Twelve music and other entertainment managers who have guided the careers of The Black Eyed Peas, Todd Rundgren and others been named as 2017 inductees into the Personal Managers Hall of Fame. ____________________________ Sponsored by the National Conference of Personal Managers (NCOPM), the 2017 Induction Ceremony will be held…
03.28 / 14:57
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The best way to find new fans of your band is still online. Though “online” is a lot more confusing than it used to be. While having well done web page design is a great place to start, you also need have a cutting-edge social media campaign, give fans acc…
03.28 / 14:57
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Today it seems like indie musicians have to constantly compete with free. But what if you don't have to compete at all? Free music can be a great way to actually make MORE money in the long run - if you use it strategically. Learn how to make free music make money for…
03.28 / 14:38
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It may be assumed that lullabies are only for babies, but music has been proven to be beneficial to those of all ages when it comes to helping individuals drift off. Here we look at some of the science behind music as a sleep aid. ______________________________ In this recent…
03.28 / 13:59
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Either as a result of incompetence or malice, some copyright collection societies have earned something of a tarnished reputation when it comes to representing artists, says Glyn Moody of Techdirt. ___________________________ Guest post by Glyn Moody of Techdirt If you've been reading Techdirt for any time you'll know that…
03.28 / 13:39
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