Social media is the stepping stone for music marketing. Musicians who are successful have a marketing plan in place. Social media presence is just a tip and stepping stone to the over all music marketing plan.
Musicians Resources Blog has a great free ebook which consists of 96 pages of great music industry know how, and its completely free. Check out their post "Music Marketing: 20 Things You Should Know".
Another interesting book to look at would be "Music Marketing: Press, Promotion, Distribution, and Retail".
The book retails for approximately $17, its a great investment for any musician, and well worth reading, just for the industry knowledge.
The more you know about your industry, the better prepared you are to conquer it.
Posted by Chord Records at 12:42 PM