4 Steps to Convert Goals into Results – Music Think Tank

“Goal” is such a ridiculous word. It’s a word that, once you put it in place, you automatically create its inverse: the possibility of failing to achieve it. The prospect of failure can be so scary that it becomes impossible to take action towards achieving your goal, and thus, the downwards cycle of mediocrity and… Read More 4 Steps to Convert Goals into Results – Music Think Tank

Fandalism: Finally A Social Network That Works For Musician

For years, many musicians turned to the web and sought out new musicians on online communities or tried their luck with Craigslist. The problem is that neither of these is dedicated to the act of finding and interacting with new musicians, nor has there ever been one comprehensive, professional, and social database with ready and… Read More Fandalism: Finally A Social Network That Works For Musician

South Australian Government to appoint live music expert – Music Industry – The Music Network

The South Australian Government is about to announce its first ‘Thinker In Residence’ for live music. The expert will liaise with local venues and promoters to work out ways to revive Adelaide’s live music scene. via themusicnetwork.com Here’s hoping that something really productive will come out of this initiative. I wonder who this “thinker” will… Read More South Australian Government to appoint live music expert – Music Industry – The Music Network

6 Keys to Increasing Facebook Fan Engagement | The Marketing Zen Group

One of the biggest draws of Facebook – and of social media marketing in general – is the ability to help your message reach a huge audience of interested fans. But the real benefits come when your Facebook fan base moved beyond a group of passive receivers and becomes an engaged and interactive community. via… Read More 6 Keys to Increasing Facebook Fan Engagement | The Marketing Zen Group

“Songwriter” TV Show Using Kickstarter to Launch at Berklee

Emmy-winning director and producer Sunny Lake today announced the launch of “Songwriter,” a reality TV show for songwriters, with a promotional video on Kickstarter, the crowdsourcing Web site. With “Songwriter,” Lake would like to do for songwriting what “American Idol” has done for singing. Using “Kickstarter,” he seeks to raise a minimum of $50,000. via… Read More “Songwriter” TV Show Using Kickstarter to Launch at Berklee

BandPage Expands To Become Hub For Musician Content On The Web

Forced to adapt to a changing environment, the leading application for musicians on Facebook, BandPage, announced today that they’ve expanded their reach to the broader Internet with the introduction of BandPage Everywhere, a hub for musicians to update their online properties across the web from one central location.  via hypebot.com An interesting development here. Must take… Read More BandPage Expands To Become Hub For Musician Content On The Web