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Her Job Is To Curate Official Spotify Playlists Of New Artists [VIDEO INTERVIEW]

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Athena Koumis is an editor at Spotify, and her job is to curate “Fresh Finds” and other official Spotify playlists.  “My day revolves around listening to music.,” says Kormis. “My particular focus is emerging music, new artists, trying to help them grow and find spots for them to expand their audience.” ______________________________________________________ “I’ve had many […]

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Pandora has three numbers that should be music to your ears: $40 million, 76 million and 1 billion.

Guest post by Pandora’s Glenn Peoples on Medium Artist Marketing Platform is the best artist tool of any streaming service. Period. Wait, remove that period. Pandora just announced some new features. There’s no such thing as a free lunch, goes the saying, but it doesn’t always apply to a streaming service’s artist tools. Just as Pandora rolled […]

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Streaming services are dominating the way Americans listen to music

One chart shows how streaming services are dominating the way Americans listen to music Via Business Insider Music streaming is winning because of convenience. To put the shift into perspective: Americans logged 284.7 billion on-demand music streams (be it audio or video) in the first six months of 2017, according to recent Nielsen data. If you […]

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3 Tips to Protect Your Music if SoundCloud Goes Bust

3 Tips to Protect Your Music if SoundCloud Goes Bust Guest post from the ReverbNation Blog You may have heard the news concerning SoundCloud’s future. No one can see into the future, but what if SoundCloud does go away? What will happen to your music? How about your fans? Where will they go? IS IT […]

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How To Get Verified On Spotify, Apple Music

How To Get Verified On Spotify, Apple Music Guest post by Leticia Trandafir of Landr So after years of making tracks in the studio and sharing drafts here and there, I finally decided to do my own music distribution. I mastered my track, entered my info and uploaded my album art. I hit send, got approved, and there it was! […]

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