Helpful tips

How can I get magazines to write about my music?

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How can I get magazines to write about my music?

Gather a targeted list of 20-30 outlets & research details on these places.

  1. Make sure the blog & magazine you’re pitching to write about YOUR genre.
  2. Find a contact email and if you can go the extra mile and find the contact NAME.
  3. You can send a follow up email if they don’t respond to the first email.

How do I write a blog about my music?

5 Strategies to Get Your Music Featured on Blogs

  1. Research content creators. If you want your music featured on Stereogum or Pitchfork, research the writers who cover your genre of music.
  2. Send exclusives.
  3. Don’t mention competitors.
  4. Have a clear call-to-action.
  5. Be brief, creative, and professional.

What do music magazines include?

A music magazine is a magazine dedicated to music and music culture. Such magazines typically include music news, interviews, photo shoots, essays, record reviews, concert reviews and occasionally have a covermount with recorded music.

How do you pitch your music?

Do’s of pitching songs.

  1. Make sure that your song fits what the artist is looking for VERY closely.
  2. Make sure your song is competitive.
  3. Keep your pitches to a minimum.
  4. Make your presentation business-like.
  5. Start small when pitching songs.
  6. Never send unsolicited CDs or pitches of any type.
  7. Don’t put 20 songs on a CD.

Where can I pitch my music?

10 Places to Pitch Your Songs, Music or Skills

  • Check out YouTube, ReverbNation, Soundcloud etc.
  • Go to open mics to find great singers who don’t write their own songs.
  • Music libraries like Crucial Music.com or MusicSupervisor.com for sync.
  • Sites with sync and other pitch opportunities like Taxi, Broadjam and MusicOpps.

How do you get featured in magazines?

How to get your work featured in a magazine – 15 tips from people in the know

  1. Find your story.
  2. Treat journalists like customers.
  3. Read everything!
  4. Tailor your approaches.
  5. Make sure you are credited correctly.
  6. Have professional photos.
  7. Read the magazine cover to cover.
  8. Use Twitter.