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Indie Music Tips #15 Persistence with David Wimble

David Wimble of The Indie Bible joins me to talk about persistence as an independent musician for episode 15 of the Indie Music Tips series. We talk about ideas such as evolving to survive, handling the negative, responding to the audience and more. For more information about The Ultimate Indie Bundle. No! Not Nick – […]

Indie Music Tips #14 Social Media with Adam Elara

For Indie Music Tips number 14 – Adam Elara of Southerland Nights joins me to talk about the effective use of Social Media. Southerland Nights are currently completing an LP and will be touring later in the summer. Join the indie bands blog on youtube for more of the best of Independent Music.

Indie Music Tips #12 Radio Play with Jon Madge

Jon Madge of Cofi Radio talks about obtaining Radio play for episode 12 of the independent music, indie music tips series. In this conversation we cover areas such as: Local, community and internet radio; The importance of having a website; Press releases; An announcement of an unsigned festival in London and; More. Links for Cofi […]

Indie Music Tips #11 Touring with Jason Myles

Jason Myles of La Fin Absolute Du Monde talks about touring for episode #11 on indie music tips. Whilst I comment at the opening of the conversation that Jason look tired, it is me who manages to introduce this as episode #12, even though it is episode #11. In this episode we talk about touring […]

Indie Music Tips #9 Relationship with a Producer with Chris Marksbury

The songwriter and photographer Chris Marksbury talks about getting the best out of a relationship with a producer in episode #9 of Indie Music Tips. In this discussion we talk about recording music, band photography, collaborating with Joe Lynn Turner, working with a producer and more. To connect with Chris about photography please drop him […]

Indie Music Tips #8 – Performance Options with Paul Liddell

In this the eighth edition of Indie Music Tips – Independent Music I have the chance to speak to Paul Liddell a solo musician from England about Performance Options. In this interview we talk about live streaming, taking responsibility for promoting gigs, preparing for Studio recording and more. The play-out track is Game Show Host from the LP […]

Indie Music Tips #7 – Measures of success with James Anderson

The whole purpose of this series about independent music is to reflect on the diversity of the music industry and on Indie Music Tips #7 I am joined by James Anderson of the English band Avon Cottage talking about the various measures of success. In this conversation around a very broad subject we discuss ambition. This […]

Indie Music Tips #6 Creating Videos with Pennan Brae

Pennan Brae who I introduced in January 2012 talks about his experiences in creating videos for episode 6 of the Indie Music Tips – Independent Music – series. In this edition we talk about the creative process of video production, working with a director, managing budgets and more. The Pennan Brae website (be aware music […]

Indie Music Tips #4 Digital v Physical releases with Lawrence Bray

Episode #4 of Indie Music Tips and a conversation with Lawrence Bray of ScenicLife a band from England who I reviewed in June 2012. In this episode about Independent Music we focus on Digital and Physical releases then talk about commitment to the band, working with a Manager, the mysterious Project X – EP and more besides. Be assured […]

Indie Music Tips #2 Connecting with fans with Paul Eastham

Welcome to episode #2 –  Indie Music Tips – Independent Music  and thanks to Paul Eastham, of the band Coast and the production company The Sample Station for his thoughts on Connecting with Fans and the current state of music. We talk about Duffy, Pubs, Stage Craft, two way communication and owning your own website amongst other things. Coast website […]

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