James Moore Gives you 3 Critical Mistakes Independent Artists Make With Release Dates
How to release an album is a confusing topic for many musicians, and this article is not meant to answer every question or give a “one size fits all” template of any kind. However, I think it would be useful to go over a few general things I see happening very often among unsigned artists when it comes to presenting their work to the public. Here are some basic ground rules for releasing your album or EP.
1) Don’t just post your album on the release date. Promote properly.
2) Don’t think like a major label artist. A release date, for you, is just a fixed point in space.
3) Stream it, baby. Go with the flow.
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