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1000 True Fans – An Introduction

1000 True Fans – An Introduction

My promotional ideal falls perfectly in line with a theory called “1,000 True Fans.”  To quote the main source of this principle, The Technium’s 1,000 True Fans page: “A creator, such as an artist, musician,...

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The Lana del Ray Music Promotion Experiment – Part Two: No Barriers, No Shame In Sharing

The Lana del Ray Music Promotion Experiment – Part Two: No Barriers, No Shame In Sharing

In Part One of this post, I described my plan to try a music video driven campaign for some established acts to see if I could help to raise their profiles. I met Zac...

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Try Windows 8 Safely With The Awesome New “Windows To Go”

Try Windows 8 Safely With The Awesome New “Windows To Go”

One of my most anticipated features in Windows 8 is a little-known function called “Windows To Go.”  The feature is aimed at enterprises who want to be able to provide mobile users with their...

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The Lana del Ray Music Promotion Experiment – Part One

The Lana del Ray Music Promotion Experiment – Part One

Earlier this year, I started working out several theories based on research I did in 2011 on how music marketing works (and doesn’t) in the current landscape of media, venues and marketing. One of...

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The Amanda Palmer “Play for Free” Controversy

The Amanda Palmer “Play for Free” Controversy

Back around the beginning of summer, I posted on Facebook commending Amanda Palmer for breaking down her budget of costs from her record-setting Kickstarter campaign. I praised her for her honesty in cutting through...

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LA Trip: “Everything Is Festival” and John Maxfield Music

LA Trip: “Everything Is Festival” and John Maxfield Music

I recently traveled to Los Angeles to attend Cinefamily and EverythingIsTerrible.com’s “Everything is Festival III: The Domination” with my brother John Maxfield.  We managed to get a couple of appearances for John while we...

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Watching Ebert’s Top 20 of 2011

Watching Ebert’s Top 20 of 2011

I really like Roger Ebert. There are other film critics I admire and find insightful, but none as much as Chicago’s iconic movie fanatic and possibly best example of how to incorporate Twitter into...

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5/5/2012 Show Details – Coco Luoco

5/5/2012 Show Details – Coco Luoco

Dale Maxfield & The Silver Hammers will be playing at Coco Luoco in St. Louis with fellow KC band The Sexy Accident! Coco Luoco Brasil – map 512 N. Euclid St. Louis, MO  63108 (314)...

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