Independent Rockstar

Insight for Independent Musicians

Musicians Can’t Compete With Machines.

Posted on February 6th, 2012   10 Comments

No, I’m not going to try to convince you to replace your bass player with a robot (though in some cases it might be worth considering…), but I am going […]

Internet

How to Forward Your Domain to Facebook

Posted on April 29th, 2011   5 Comments

So you’ve got your domain (if not, then snag it now! iHostMusicians.com) but you’re not ready to have a website built.  What should you do? Well if you’re active on […]

Internet Tutorials

What Happens When Your Site is Tweeted to 1.3 Million People?

Posted on April 14th, 2011   1 Comment

A couple months ago I woke up, made some coffee and fired up the computer. I started my morning routine that includes checking traffic stats on my websites. When I […]

Social Media

The Soul Behind Social Media

Posted on June 23rd, 2010   6 Comments

If you feel confused and overwhelmed by the endless barrage of new websites and technologies that artists are ‘supposed to’ sign up for and participate in, then you’re not alone. […]

Social Media

5 Common Mistakes on Myspace Music Pages

Posted on July 9th, 2009   No Comments

Here’s a video/slideshow/podcast that illustrates some of the common mistakes people make on their Myspace music pages and explains why they’re mistakes and how to fix them.

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