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June 13, 2012

22 champions of the independent music community #MusicMarketing

Filed under: Music Marketing — ian @ 11:54 am

101 Resources for Marketing Music

Marketing Music - Resources & Team Building

  1. Adrian Fusiarski of Buzzsonic - Music industry & disruptive tech news content curator.
  2. Andrew Apanov of Dotted Music - Musician’s Web Keeper!
  3. Andrew Dubber of - Reader in Music Industries Innovation at Birmingham City University. Academic, author, public speaker, blogger, music reviewer, radio and music industry consultant.
  4. Ariel Hyatt of Ariel Publicity & Cyber PR - A digital PR and social media strategy firm.
  5. Bob Baker of The Buzz Factor Author, musician dedicated to showing indie artists how to get exposure, connect with fans, sell more music, and increase their incomes.
  6. Bob Lefsetz of Lefsetz Letter - Famous for being beholden to no one and speaking the truth on issues that are at the core of the music business: downloading, copy protection, pricing and the music itself.
  7. Brian Hazard of Passive Promotion - Focuses on “set it and forget it” methods of music promotion. Interesting music industry insights.
  8. Brian Thompson of Thorny Bleeder - Music Marketing, Branding and Motivation.
  9. Caroline Bottomley of Radar Music Videos - A 21st Century music mideo commissioning platform for record labels, managers, independent artists and talented directors worldwide.
  10. Christopher Bracco of Tight Mix - Digital music marketing tips, promotion strategies, industry news, music reviews… [Worthwhile]
  11. Chris Seth Jackson of How To Run A Band - Real life experiments in music marketing, getting more fans and making money for your band.
  12. Chris Rockett of Promote Your Music - Looking into the dark secrets of music marketing.
  13. David J. Spangenberg of Professor Pooch - Music business consultant, author, educator and music legal & contract specialist for over 30 years.
  14. Derek Sivers of - Founder of CD Baby. Nuff said!
  15. Don Harrison of neoDev Solutions - Provides solutions for artists, entrepreneurs, and small business.
  16. Ian Robson of Band Promotion Blog - Helping musicians and artists to get their websites noticed by fans, search engines and the music industry in half the time they could do it on their own.
  17. Jon Ostrow of Mic Control - A musician’s resource & webbloging community.
  18. Krzysztof (Faza) of The Cynical Musician - Telling you what the experts don’t! A music biz snarker.
  19. Madalyn Sklar of - Helping musicians and businesses rock their social media presence.
  20. Michael Brandvold of Michael Brandvold Marketing - Music marketing speaker based in California expert in online and social marketing, ecommerce, fan acquisition and retention.
  21. Scott Honsberger of Your Band’s Best Friend - A music industry insight for the new breed of emerging artists.
  22. Wes Davenport of Music Marketer. Blogger. Publicist.

Compiled by Ian Robson
IanUnsigned Band Promotion help musicians and artists to get their websites noticed by fans, search engines and the music industry in half the time they could do it on their own. Find UBP on and Twitter. Ian has been working on website promotion techniques since 1994.


  1. Thanks for including me here Ian! I’m certainly in some outstanding company.

    Comment by Wes Davenport — June 13, 2012 @ 8:35 pm

  2. You’re Very welcome - I’ve included you in amongst your equals :)

    Comment by ian — June 13, 2012 @ 11:56 pm

  3. Fantastic blog Ian, loved it.

    Comment by Bob — June 16, 2012 @ 8:15 pm

  4. Very many thanks Bob, God bless you :)

    Comment by ian — June 17, 2012 @ 7:19 am

  5. Dear Sir, Madam,

    I would like to be part of this list. Have a look in my blog and let me know if am eligible.
    Thank you again.

    Keep Grooving

    Comment by Michelle Galas — June 19, 2012 @ 6:51 pm

  6. Hi Michelle @GroovMusicMkt, Seems like you’ve added yourself here anyway! We should hook up :) Cheers, Ian xx

    Comment by ian — June 19, 2012 @ 7:44 pm

  7. Thanks for this list by the way. I didn’t know there were so many sources of blogs and websites about DIYing it in the music industry. May I add a cool music marketing blog to your list. It’s

    Comment by Gemma Diroski Lou — August 1, 2012 @ 7:24 pm

  8. Perhaps one day, I’ll be featured on the list… Come on 2013

    Comment by Matt Early — January 12, 2013 @ 11:20 pm

  9. @Matt_LDN of Matt you already are :D

    Comment by ian — January 13, 2013 @ 7:08 pm

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