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This Week's Top Music Gigs: VH1 Save the Music Showcase, NXNE, and More

Perform at NXNE 2015

Trying to find gigs for your band? We've got lots of Sonicbids promoters who want you to perform! Check out our top opportunities this week, and then submit your EPK to anything that sounds like a good fit for you.

How Music Has Gone Mobile [Infographic]

How mobile is your music listening?

How to Build Your Professional Team as an Indie Band [Video]

Being a DIY musician doesn't have to mean that you literally do it all yourself.

If you're starting to realize that it's time to get some help with your music career in order to keep up with the rate at which your fanbase is growing, but you're not sure how to go about building your professional team, this video is for you. Having just gone through the process themselves, Junior Prom explains how the different pieces came together for them:

The Biggest Dos and Don'ts for Marketing Yourself at Conferences

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'Tis the season for applying to music conferences, which, as a rising artist or band, you already know is one of the best opportunities you have to network and learn – because everyone is there to network and learn. For many musicians and industry folks, the Folk Alliance International Conference is one of the most important, beneficial, and inspiring events of the year. But if you're one of the lucky ones chosen to attend Folk Alliance (or any other conference, for that matter), are you familiar with the right – and wrong – ways to market yourself? We asked a few people associated with Folk Alliance who really know their stuff to give us their biggest conference dos and don'ts:

This Week's Top Music Gigs: Hop on an East Coast Tour, Play in Chicago, and More

Perform at the Hard Rock Café in Toronto

Trying to find gigs for your band? We've got lots of Sonicbids promoters who want you to perform! Check out our top opportunities this week, and then submit your EPK to anything that sounds like a good fit for you.