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How to get on RapCaviar: Spotify’s Biggest Playlist image
How to get on RapCaviar: Spotify’s Biggest Playlist

“Ratchet yet gourmet” – Tuma Basa, Spotify’s biggest ex-hip hop power player, describing what has become the most highly sought-after and trusted global rap & hip hop playlist –(trumpet...

How to Make an Epic Music Video on a Budget (with Examples) image
How to Make an Epic Music Video on a Budget (with Examples)

Newsflash folks - video marketing is on the up. In today’s mediated world, short form videos are proving to be one of the most prominent and highly-engaging forms of content across the board. So...

Social Media Image Sizes in 2021: Complete Cheat Sheet image
Social Media Image Sizes in 2021: Complete Cheat Sheet

Want the best image sizes to use across social media on hand whenever you need them? Bookmark this page. You’ve come to the right place.With what seems like an endless list of image specs for every...

3 Awesome Email Templates for Musicians to Send Fans image
3 Awesome Email Templates for Musicians to Send Fans

Once you understand the importance of email marketing for musicians and how to build your mailing list, the next stage is writing and sending out emails to your fans. Yay!But what types of emails...

10 Best Music Social Media Marketing Strategies in 2021 image
10 Best Music Social Media Marketing Strategies in 2021

For emerging artists, social media – when done right – offers HUGE potential for getting your music discovered, in more ways than one (10 in this case).With the majority of the world’s population...

How to Get Your Music Played on BBC Introducing image
How to Get Your Music Played on BBC Introducing

Now - I think we all know how important airplay is for musicians wanting to make their big break. And BBC Introducing is a platform designed to do just that. From Blossoms, to Slaves, to Jake Bugg...