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FEM90 Using Music Giveaways To Build Your Fan Base

music giveaways

Using music giveaways is a great way to build your fanbase. Today, we are going to discover how you can build your email list and your social following with contests and music giveaways. The first rule of thumb when creating a giveaway is to make sure you give away things that your audience would really want.…

FEM85 Embracing The Nerd Music Niche with Meri Amber

music niche nerd music

For Meri Amber, finding a music niche was natural. Growing up wanting to be in the girl band, Bewitched, she drew inspiration from the American Comic Con scene. Her music is a mix between bright pop with 90s punk rock and is inspired by Comic Con, Dr. Who, Lego and more. She writes, records, self publishes,…

FEM84 Developing Your Captivating & Compelling Music Personality

creating your music personality

Creating your captivating and compelling music personality or character is one big way to gain super fans. Super fans like more than what they hear. They follow you not only for your music but also for your values, personality. Join us for the upcoming challenge- 5 Days to Your First or Next 100 Super Fans.…

FEM83 Creating SUPER Fans with House Concerts

creating super fans

Creating super fans can be less daunting when you perform at house concerts. I have included a free resource for musicians who are interested in booking house concerts. It’s called the House Concerts Online Booking Resource Guide and it will help you find ways to book house concerts in your area. Fill out the form below to receive…

FEM77 How To Build A Fanbase For Your Music by Understanding The Discovery Journey

how to build a fanbase

While setting up a series of Facebook Ads, I think about a journey that fans go on from not knowing who you are to becoming a raving fan. This has led to my ads being structured in a certain way that allows me to build a fanbase. If you are interested in learning more about…

FEM75 Facebook Live for Musicians & Other Ways To Reach New Audiences with April Duran

facebook live for musicians and other ways to reach new audiences

I was so happy to reconnect with April Duran this week. She was one of the first interviews I did back in 2015 when we started this podcast. Since then, she has started her own record label, Raghouse Records and she has been doing huge things to help female artists broaden their horizons in nontraditional…

FEM59 Crowdfunding for Musicians & A Courageous Musical “Comeback” with Lauren Spring

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Lauren Spring is a true entrepreneur who not only performs with her all-female band The Krickets and her husband’s band, The Bo Spring Band, but also runs a chain of women’s boutiques called The Fuss in Florida. On the show, she talks about running a wildly successful crowdfunding for musicians campaign for the Krickets newest…

FEM55 Turning Down a Record Deal Contract & Thriving as An Indie with Jennie DeVoe

no record deal contract

I talk with Jennie DeVoe about why she turned down a record deal contract near the beginning of her career, deciding to remain fiercely independent. We discuss what makes an artist unique and how to always put forth your very best.  She touches on the importance of growing a fan base and what an honor…

FEM50 How To Build A Fan Base Starting With 100 True Fans

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Why I Built a Fan Base Over the past 2 lessons, we’ve worked through some pretty heavy stuff in relation to building a fan base. I told you about my epic failure with selling my first album. I explained that it was only when I started analyzing the strategies of successful Indie artists that I…

FEM49 How To Become a Successful Artist by Avoiding These 5 Crippling Mistakes

how to become a successful artist

How To Become A Successful Artist By Defining Your #1 Goal This may seem like a silly question… Would you ever build a house without a set of blueprints? Hopefully not! Listen to the last lesson in this series: How to Build A Fan Base Starting With 100 True Fans Yet the #1 mistake you are…

FEM36 How To Get Fans For Your Music When You’re Uncomfortable with Self-Promotion with Carey Keavy

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I talk with Carey Keavy about self-promotion and how to get fans for your music. Her resourcefulness will inspire you. She is a singer and songwriter from Minneapolis who follows her dreams and makes them happen. Discover how her belief in good things to unfold attracted positive things which sparked her music career. Carey’s Secret to Growing…