Bob Baker's Indie Music Promotion Blog

Music marketing ideas for DIY artists, managers, promoters and music biz pros

May 12, 2008

How to Create News Hooks and Story Ideas the Music Media Love

Will you be in the Los Angeles, CA, area on Sunday, June 1?

I'm looking for 15 to 20 people who want to work directly with me to kick their music publicity into high gear. If you attend this intimate workshop -- the first I've ever done exactly like this -- I will help you craft a customized plan to reach more editors, music journalists, bloggers and podcasters.

Get all the details on this special page.

Many people don't know this, but for 10 years I published and served as managing editor of a music magazine in the Midwest. During that decade I was on the receiving end of every type of music news pitch you can imagine. Phone calls, emails, letters and live conversations with thousands of people who were seeking exposure in my magazine.

But here's the sad truth ...

Click here to read more.


P.S. Seats are filling up and time is running out to attend the first Indie Buzz Bootcamp weekend music conference. Experience first-hand access to speakers such as Derek Sivers, Ariel Hyatt, Tom Jackson, yours truly and more. Get all the details here ... quickly!

Guerrilla Music Marketing HandbookCheck out Guerrilla Music Marketing Handbook, the classic guide to indie music promotion. Now revised and updated, with four new chapters on Internet and Web 2.0 music marketing.

Did you enjoy this blog post? Subscribe now and get all of my newest ideas delivered by email or RSS feed. Learn how here.
Get more tips like these when you subscribe to my free Buzz Factor ezine — the longest running music career tips email newsletter on the planet. Since 1995. Learn more about the free subscription here.

Or just sign up using this quick and easy form:

Your First Name
Your Primary Email

Your email address will not be shared. Unsubscribe at any time.

Connect with

posted by Bob Baker @ 3:31 PM   0 comments


Post a Comment

<< Home