Chris Brogan’s article, How Alltop Powers Bloggers, has a tip to get more traffic by getting added to an Alltop topic. Go here to sign up. Maybe if enough of us submit the topic, independentmusicians, it will be recognized.
Here’s a pair of scripts to simplify posting videos to YouTube. If you’re a Mac user and post to YouTube regularly like me, you might find these time-saving scripts useful.
Calling all musicians: Join YouTube’s Symphony Orchestra. YouTube is offering musicians around the globe the opportunity to join a symphony orchestra via video through the world’s first collaborative online orchestra.
I’m accepting and sharing MP3s using SoundCloud. Anything you want me to hear? I can’t promise to comment or anything but I love to listen to new music.
On the music licensing front:
Songcatalog connects publishers, labels, independent artists and producers with companies looking to license music for commercial use.
WacBiz could use a website usability makeover and some proofreading, but it might be an avenue for licensing opportunities.
Rumblefish just joined YouTube. Submit you music here and you could get a piece of the action. They also place music in film, TV, video games, advertising and marketing campaigns, podcasts, video blogs, background usage, and more.
And when you need a music business contract…