11 | Resilience and Being Your Own Record Label with Lindsay Schoolcraft

I’m so excited to bring to you one of my favourite interviews EVER so far with Lindsay Schoolcraft! Lindsay is not only the keyboardist and backing vocalist in Cradle of Filth, but has just released her debut solo record, Martyr, which is out now on all platforms! We talk about resilience, being your own record…

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Music Marketing First Aid – Chat with the Self Starter Podcast

< I recently had a chat with Andy Dowling who is the host of the Self Starter Podcast. Andy and I have chatted on a few occasions, in fact, the interview I did on his other podcast, Andy Social Podcast (which you can check out here), was one of my first after starting the business!…

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Talking Social Media & Traditional Media with the Dumb & Dumber Podcast

It’s not enough to set goals with social media for your band. You need to create content at scale and smash those goals daily.. Dumb and Dumbest Podcast number #186 is streaming now and it’s an interview with Monica Strut , The Social Media Shredder! Hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions) and Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR) “On this episode…

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How to Not Annoy People on Social Media When Promoting Your Band’s Shit

Worried you’re annoying your friends on social media by promoting your band’s shit? Read this article right now.

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How to Get More (Organic) Views on Your Video Clips

So, you have a killer video clip.  No doubt you’ve used my free download ‘How To Plan a Video Clip’ to organise it (if you haven’t, you can click here to get it).  Now what? YouTube is a different beast to Facebook and Instagram. It’s a platform where users can actually ‘discover’ new artists. In…

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How to Get on Radio

A few weeks ago I did a Facebook Live in my free Facebook group Music Marketing & Mindset for Heavy Bands/Musicians all about how to get radio play without having to hire a PR company. Often it doesn’t occur to bands I work with that they have the ability to have their songs played on…

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How to DIY a Slick Lyric Video

My band The Last Martyr released a new song last Friday! The track is called ‘Creatrix’ and it’s now available on all platforms here.

It was an audio release only however we did want to create some sort of video for it we could throw up on YouTube and use in the press release.

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3 Easy Social Media Tips to Get Your Band More Exposure

1. Share all posts from the band Facebook page. Whenever your band posts on Facebook, have all members share the post from the band page straight away. High engagement within the first hour shows Facebook your post is interesting and the algorithms will show that post to more people. Doing this, as opposed to uploading…

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