Free Social Media Analytical Tools Available To You

ShareTweet As an artist with a band page or website, wouldn’t it be useful to be able to see how many fans you’re able to reach, or if you have […]

A look into Record Labels

ShareTweet In our last post we told you all about royalties and took a look at the key collection agencies. This week we’ve decided to give you a look into […]

Media Sharing for Musician’s – Zimbalam Pro Space

ShareTweet Backstage Tip : Did you know that you could share your media with selected partners from your Zimbalam Artist Page? Simply select the ProSpace option while configuring your page […]

Cover This! Make cash with cover songs

Bieber Fever started with a cover song. But Justin Bieber’s not the only artist to be discovered via the cover: Mariah Carey was a pseudo ‘cover queen’ in the 90s and Justin Timberlake discovered the lesser known Esmee Denters covering his music on YouTube. Covers are a unique tool for Artists; even though it is not YOUR music, it aids discovery AND can earn you money. Here’s a couple of suggestions…

Liverpool Sound City

In just three years Liverpool Sound City has already established itself as the UK’s most creative and innovative city-based music events by combining an international perspective on the best in new music, art, film, photography, business, new tech, media and more with one of the world’s most legendary music cities. Zimbalam is proud to partner with Liverpool Sound City this year to celebrate and promote independent music, Zimbalam and Sound City will be releasing a digital compilation of the best new music that the North-West has to offer.

Using Online Media to Promote Your Music

The internet has had a disastrous effect on traditional media, people are becoming more dependent on blogs, e-zines and social networks to discover music and are less dedicated to established players, however, as a musician in the 21st century, the NME’s loss is your gain. Think of your online media campaign as equivalent to gigging and be prepared to give stuff away…