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Hey, we stepped away from our desks for a short break. We hope that you use this time wisely to maybe scope through some articles you might have missed or maybe work on some new music of your own to send our way when we get back to #YabYumHQ. And,Read More →

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We’re always looking for new places to find the latest in new music so here are 5 rad music blogs you should definitely check out and perhaps even submit to… Girl Underground Music A group of rad, music-loving lady tigers runs this snappy music blog that regularly offers up newRead More →

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by Carly Schorman – We’ve been getting more and more requests from musicians to premiere singles, music videos, and albums, but it seems like some folks are a bit confused about what a premiere actually is. The editors thought it might be helpful to offer up this short tutorial aboutRead More →

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Fingertips This indie music blog has been around since 2003. That’s almost, like, when the internet and music first started hanging out together. And, for all those years, Fingertips has directed its readers to free (and legal) online music and now they offer playlists as well! Get Money Music ThisRead More →

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by Mark Anderson Senior Editor – So we’re all making art for art’s sake right? Theoretically… yes. Well, what should you do if you decide to take the leap and try to get your music in front of people who would not otherwise hear it? Recently, I was asked byRead More →

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1. Pigeons and Planes This music discovery site seeks to bring you the best in new music from the big names to the best of locals everywhere. Pigeons and Planes brings you new music (and music news) every day to playlists and curated album collections. 2. SoulBounce Just like the taglineRead More →

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Building a solid Public Relations [PR] platform for your band or brand can be tricky. You might be stepping on toes without even realizing they were ever underfoot, but there are easy things to avoid in this age of self-promotion that can help you expand your brand (or band) withoutRead More →

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by Carly Schorman Senior Editor – Rejections are rough. I know that personally. I might not be a musician but I am an aspiring novelist so I know the struggle of putting your heart into an art project only to begin the tedious and soul-crushing task of sending it outRead More →

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by Carly Schorman Senior Editor – You might have noticed some big changes around here. First, there’s the website design that we originally planned to launch on August 1st, but we finished early and someone (ahem, it was me) couldn’t wait to show off our new digs. As we drew closerRead More →

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by Carly Schorman Senior Editor Jason Grishkoff is living our dream. He took his passion for music and turned it into a profitable business model. Not only does Jason manage Indie Shuffle, a popular music blog that compiles playlists introducing its readers to new tracks every day, but he alsoRead More →

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Our new series continues with 8 more publications you should check out and (maybe) submit to. Get your music (or art) out there!! Impose is just one of those magazines you should probably know. Originally started as a print publication, Impose has grown into a daily online zine with its own recordRead More →

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by Frank Ippolito Associate Editor How you can help the Phoenix music scene without even getting dressed. I just completed my third viewing of CBGB starring Alan Rickman, (aka Hans Gruber, Professor Snape, and many more…), and it occurred to me, there’s a pretty big reason why I have toRead More →