Next Big Sound Tag Archive

Bands: What Social Networks Should You Focus On?

Posted January 18

Artists — particularly those that are independent or unsigned and do not have support of major labels or management in handling their social media presence — are often unsure of where to even start. The Q&A portions of music conferences nowadays invariably involve questions about where artists should place their social focus, how widespread their presence should be and what is most likely going to help them get their music heard. In the data provided in Next Big Sound’s recently published State of the Industry report for 2012, there are several insights that artists looking to answer these question can walk away with.

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It’s An Azealia Banks New Year

Posted January 3

Azealia Banks wasn’t resting on her laurels as we rang in the New Year. The day after the ball dropped, so did the sassy rapper’s new track.

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How Much Can Social Tell Us About Musical Success?

Posted January 18

Welcome to the O Music Awards guest writer series, a place where we hand the proverbial reins over to qualified writers/musicians/etc and let them share their thoughts about music and technology. Today’s guest blogger is Alex White, co-founder and CEO of Next Big Sound.

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