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Quick Tip: Let ‘Em Take Action!

Imagine this scenario: You’ve spent time creating a thoughtful, engaging, and perhaps even humorous social media post about a new release. You have a graphic at the ready, and you’re ready for your fans to check out the new single, EP, or full-length that you’ve spent months perfecting.

You hit “Publish,” all while failing to realize…

You didn’t actually include a way for them to hear the tunes!

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New Year’s Resolutions for the Emerging Musician

We’re at the beginning of another fresh, new year, bubbling like champagne with possibilities for success and happiness.

But… enough of the cliche stuff. It’s time to get to work! For musicians and creatives, we must work every day to bring ourselves one step closer to the lives we envision.

With that, we’ve compiled a list of steps that anyone can take to raise the bar in 2019, and to ensure that more eyes and ears engage with their content than ever before. Let’s go!

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Which Social Platforms Should You Use for Your Music?

Social media is the least expensive and most accessible way for independent artists to get their message out to the masses. However, different platforms are right for different artists. In addition, it’s hard to be everywhere at once, so consistently utilizing a select few platforms for your marketing efforts is a smart move.

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Lessons Learned for the Serious Original Musician

Since launching The Quinn Spinn five years ago, I have come across hundreds of independent musicians in the Lehigh Valley and beyond. No matter the genre, experience level, or location of the artist, one common theme has emerged for musicians or industry professionals trying to achieve lasting success.

In all phases, professionalism is key.

I’ve been thinking a lot about this notion lately. As I talk to more musicians — some of whom are eager to spread their wings past their comfortable confines and take a shot at “making it” — I’ve given thought to some important notes to keep in mind as you chase your dreams.

Check out the list below, and feel free to add any I missed in the comments.

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