Posts Tagged ‘Independent Artists’

More on why Free Streming is a bad business model and also a bad measure for charts like the new Billboard “consumption” charts… It makes no sense but we do live in a world where Pet Rocks were once a hot item and ‘Reality TV” now reigns supreme in Primetine… So now how much advertising your music is linked to via free streaming services is replacing music sales as a measure of worth.. It’s very hard not to find these thoughts depressing if you are an aspiring artist or true music lover.

New Math $.00666 : Billboard’s New “Consumption” Chart, Free Streams and the End Of Meaningful Metrics?.

CALLING MELBOURNE BANDS AND SMALL LABELS

SELL YOUR MUSIC AND MERCHANDISE & KEEP 100% OF THE PROCEEDS.

YOU ARE INVITED TO SUBMIT FOR SELECTION

TO BE PART OF THE FIRST QUARTERLY,

MUSIC IS LIFE MARKET & ONE DAY RECORD STORE EVENT

SUNDAY DECEMBER 7th 2014 at GM SOUND STUDIOS

13 Onlsow Ave. Campbellfield

A LIMITED NUMBER OF MERCHANDISE TABLES WILL BE RESERVED

FOR BANDS SELECTED BY REPRESENTATIVES OF ALL SPONSORS.

PRIORITY WILL BE GIVEN TO BANDS WITH A CURRENT 2014

EP or ALBUM RELEASE, VINYL RELEASES ARE MOST DESIREABLE

AS IS A MUSIC VIDEO TO BE SCREENED IN ROTATION ON THE DAY.

merch table

SELECTED BANDS WILL BE ABLE TO SELL THEIR MUSIC/MERCH

AND MEET AND GREET THEIR FANS, AS WELL AS FANS OF OTHER

PARTICIPATING BANDS AND GENERAL PUBLIC.

THERE IS NO COST TO THE BANDS AND NO PERFORMANCE

IS REQUIRED BUT A MINIMUM OF TWO BAND MEMBERS PER BAND

MUST BE PRESENT FOR THE ENTIRETY OF THE 6 HOUR EVENT.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO NOV 7 2014

TO BE CONSIDERED FOR SELECTION SEND AN EMAIL WITH YOUR

WEBSITE, SOUNDCLOUD, OR ANY WEBLINK WITH MUSIC PLAYER TO:

rokk@lattanzioaudio.com (Do not send Mp3 attachments).

ORGANISING SPONSORS ARE: GM SOUND STUDIOS,

EPC MEDIA GROUP & LATTANZIO AUDIO