The Lumineers 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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Music Meter Monday: The Lumineers

Posted April 23

This edition of Music Meter Monday — a feature in which we profile bands who are climbing the MTV Music Meter — we’re highlighting yet another band who is successfully making classical instruments cool again: The Lumineers, a folk/country/indie rock hybrid of an act with storytelling capabilities to rival The Decemberists and those godfathers of pop, XTC.

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