Establishing Your Social Media Presence – 5 Key Factors

By Mel Williams Did you know that by 2030 the world’s population is expected to reach 8.6 billion? Currently, we’re at 7.3 billion. So, what does this mean in terms of having a presence on social media? A lot of people get discouraged when they hear the statistics. They believe everything is becoming overcrowded and…

How To Gain Local Press Interest (Or Any Press Attention)

By Mel Williams Alright, this request comes in from @ziiri_music when we asked what are some topics all you indie artists are interested in learning more about. One of her questions was “What are best practices for reaching out to local press?” And boy, have we got something special for you (since we’re essentially online…

STAGE NAME: IAMELLEM, FIGHTING THE DEMONS OF OUR TIME

“There can’t be enough eye-openers . . . We have a generation suffering from anxiety and depression. We have people abusing their authorities. We have a generation getting lost in drug abuse and way too many artists making something positive and normal out of these exact issues.” Hailing from Germany, Laurdant Mambote-Manza is a current…

INDEPENDENT TRAVEL: PLANNING A TRIP TO L.A.

Day 1: A Day in LA Tour is a must, and we recommend you make it your first stop. Trust us; you will be glad you did. Starting location is at the Santa Monica pier, directly across from the Georgian Hotel with a scheduled tour start time of 9:45 am that ends in the same…