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SXSW at a glance

The music side of things at SXSW sometimes receives a bad rep. Sure, there’s more free Tito’s and Taco Bell afoot than is decent, but there’s some seriously awesome knowledge being thrown around the Austin Convention Center between 11am-6pm. Between … Continue reading

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Meet the speakers participating in our SXSW panel

Tomorrow we host Landing a Music Career in Flyover Country at the SXSW Music Conference in Austin, Texas. We are honored to feature such an accomplished group of professionals with successful music careers in “flyover country.” From a Grammy-award winning … Continue reading

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Successful online music marketing case studies

Connecting with fans is imperative in today’s music industry. It’s that connection that can give them a reason to buy and support your music. Utilizing social media and having a strong online presence makes connecting with fans much more achievable. … Continue reading

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Making a Living as a Musician Spotlighted in Juice Cover Story

Last week we got an inside look at the money struggles of local musicians in Joe Lawler’s Juice cover story, “Facing the Music.” The article made an important statement: “A musician can make a living in Des Moines, but odds … Continue reading

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Gross Domestic Product bands share how they promote their music

Des Moines’ longest running all-local music festival, Gross Domestic Product (GDP), returned for its fifth year last Saturday, March 27 at All Play. The event is organized by the non-profit Greater Des Moines Music Coalition (DMMC) to provide local bands … Continue reading

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