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MSI9W - Week 4: SOCIAL MEDIA FOR MUSICIANS 

 Without a doubt, the single biggest factor that has allowed me to market my music and grow a fan base has been social media. As Ariel discusses in her book, the days of the static "brochure website" for a band or artist are over. In order to survive these days, an artist must reach out to his fans and engage them and the rise of social media sites like Facebook and Twitter have created opportunities for musicians (and independent artists in particular) like never before.

I've been on top of this for a…Read more

Ready for a new challenge :) 

Within mere minutes of arriving home from the hospital last week, my trusty and now indispensable Droid started humming and buzzing, heralding the arrival of an all caps email entitled: "THE BLOG CHALLENGE 2.0 IS HERE!". Not one to back down from a challenge these days, I decided to explore further.

The email was from one Ms. Ariel Hyatt, who runs a music PR firm known as CyberPR. Ariel first appeared on my Twitter radar back in February 2009, just as I was getting ready to release my debut CD, BinaryRead more

Atomic Skunk Interview on Echoes Radio - June 28 and 4th of July weekend 

 Happy Sunday :) My interview with John Diliberto, producer and host of of Echoes Radio airs tomorrow on Monday, June 28, as well as the upcoming 4th of July weekend. This was done pre-surgery, so no icky brain talk here, it's just about me and my music. You can find out when and where to tune in throughout the U. S. here:

http://www.echoes.org/stattime.html

It's also available worldwide through their streaming subscription service:

http://www.echoes.org/online.html
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