Interview with Kevin Steinman

Tell us a little about yourself: who you are, where you’re from, what you do.I was born in Tokyo, raised in S. California and Germany, went to college in Northfield, MN (Carleton). Graduated with a B.A. in English, and a license to teach English to Middle School and High School students, which is what I… Continue reading Interview with Kevin Steinman


Twitter 101 for bands – 5 tips to get you started

This is from a blog for musicians but the tips will work for anyone really. I will add one piece of advice, if you already have a personal account and are starting one for your project: Get an app or browser add-on that will allow you to switch back and forth between accounts without having… Continue reading Twitter 101 for bands – 5 tips to get you started


The Hashtag is king!

One of the easiest, more important and often unappreciated ways of getting not only more views but more relevant views is the hashtag. This is true for tumblr, twitter, youtube, metatags… You may or may not have noticed that on practically every post I include some or all of the following tags: indie, independent, music,… Continue reading The Hashtag is king!


Cheaters never prosper!

Periodically on this blog, I will be posting advice as to marketing and promotion. Things I’ve seen work and things I’ve seen fail miserably. [Note: This is not meant to be a reprimand or an accusation. It is a cautionary tale of what can happen when the ramifications of doing something the easy way are… Continue reading Cheaters never prosper!