How, Why & Where To Press Up A Vinyl Record.

This is a much needed update of a post that first appeared in Buzzsonic.com (way back in March of 2008!). I’ve updated the links and information  to bring things bang up to date. I thought it was worth reviving, simply because there is a massive renaissance in interest (and sales) in vinyl records, a format virtually killed off by major record labels in their […]

Stop Making Viral Videos. Start Making a YouTube Content Strategy

By Lucy Blair & Caroline Bottomley at Radar Music Videos. Devising A Content Strategy For YouTube It’s an inescapable fact that YouTube is now the world’s largest music streaming site, and also its second biggest search engine. As YouTube continues to mature as a content platform and revenue stream, it’s more important than ever for record labels and artists to […]

Music Video Strategies for Promotion and Monetisation

Caroline from Radar recently chaired a panel at legendary music industry conference, Midem. Top industry professionals discussed strategies for promoting and making money from your videos and here are some of the top tips they shared: “YouTube logo” by Andrew Perry The importance of YouTube Having your video on YouTube is essential for musicians: availability (YouTube is the primary search […]

Some Quick Branding Tips and Tools

At Brighton SEO search marketing conference last month I was reminded that the most straightforward of tasks are often the most useful. Samantha Noble from Koozai gave a presentation called ‘(Re-) Launching a Brand Online Effectively‘ where she bought up several things you should be doing to protect your brand (or launch a new one). “There are a number of […]