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How to promote your album or single before the release date [Video]

You worked hard on your record, and you want it to be heard. But how do you get your music in front of the people who would love it the most? Watch this video to walk through an example record release and promotion timeline that'll help put your music and marketing in your own hands. Learn more on the blog: https://convertkit.com/promote-your-album?utm_source=youtube.com&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=tradecraft ____ ConvertKit's mission is to help creators earn a living online through our free audience building and email marketing software. Get the inspiration you need to dream big, create more, and build your business right here. ► Sign up for an account! https://convertkit.com/ GET INSPIRATION FOR YOUR CREATIVE LIFE: ► ConvertKit YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7uOQK6nAYXbrB2pDeirBFA FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL! ► Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/convertkit/ ► Twitter: https://twitter.com/convertkit ► Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ConvertKit/

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Why Drew Holcomb considered giving up on music | Creator Sessions Clips [Video]

You may be familiar with Drew Holcomb and his Americana band, Drew Holcomb and the Neighbors who have been releasing music and touring together for over 15 years. In addition to opening for artists like Ryan Adams and The Avett Brothers, their songs have ranked on the Billboard charts several times. In this clip from his Creator Session, Drew tells us about a time when he very seriously considered giving up his career and how he overcame it. For more inspiration, watch the full Creator Session at: https://youtu.be/iE9EmtEYBAIABOUT CONVERTKIT:ConvertKit's mission is to help creators earn a living online through our creator marketing platform. Get the inspiration you need to dream big, create more, and build your business right here. Try it for free: https://convertkit.com/LEARN HOW TO USE EMAIL MARKETING: ConvertKit Creator Education YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbRXu3AcxPyVumb3c3enLwA/playlists Get more training in our knowledgebase: https://help.convertkit.com/FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL! Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/convertkit/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/convertkit Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ConvertKit/

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Drew Holcomb: Which feedback do you take? [Video]

You may be familiar with Drew Holcomb and his Americana band, Drew Holcomb and the Neighbors who have been releasing music and touring together for over 15 years. In addition to opening for artists like Ryan Adams and The Avett Brothers, their songs have ranked on the Billboard charts several times. In this clip from his Creator Session, Drew shares advice on how to tactfully set boundaries for accepting creative advice. For more inspiration, watch the full Creator Session at: https://youtu.be/iE9EmtEYBAI ABOUT CONVERTKIT: ConvertKit's mission is to help creators earn a living online through our creator marketing platform. Get the inspiration you need to dream big, create more, and build your business right here. Try it for free: https://convertkit.com/ LEARN HOW TO USE EMAIL MARKETING: ConvertKit Creator Education YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbRXu3AcxPyVumb3c3enLwA/playlists Get more training in our knowledgebase: https://help.convertkit.com/ FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL! Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/convertkit/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/convertkit Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ConvertKit/

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Were excited to welcome the talented Drew Holcomb back to Creator Sessions! You may be familiar with his Americana band, Drew Holcomb and the Neighbors who have been releasing music and touring together for over 15 years. In addition to opening for artists like Ryan Adams and The Avett Brothers, their songs have ranked on the Billboard charts several times. With over a decade of experience and countless live performances (Drew played over 400 shows to promote his album, Chasing Someday alone), it comes as no surprise that this new session offers incredibly insightful advice for artists. In this session, Drew tells us about a time when he very seriously considered giving up his career and how he overcame it. He also shares tips for combating writers block, what he learned from touring with Willie Nelson, and more! --- 00:00 Opening 01:31 Introduction 02:59 'Family' Song 05:28 The story of 'But I'll Never Forget The Way You Make Me Feel' 07:04 'But I'll Never Forget The Way You Make Me Feel' Song 10:15 How Drew's dad reacted to his music career 12:58 'Tennessee' Song 16:31 Why Drew considered giving up on music 20:18 The Story of 'I Need To Go Somewhere' 21:27 'I Need To Go Somewhere' Song 24:56 Discovering a different side of Drew's voice 26:45 'What Would I Do Without You' Song 29:49 Feedback that changed Drew's trajectory 31:40 How Drew overcomes writer's block 32:59 Unwritten rules of the studio 33:30 What Drew learned from touring with Willie Nelson 34:22 Deciding which feedback to take 36:53 Outro 37:46 The story of 'Dragons' 40:35 'Dragons' Song 43:52 Drew's advice to creators --- ABOUT CONVERTKIT: ConvertKit's mission is to help creators earn a living online through our creator marketing platform. Get the inspiration you need to dream big, create more, and build your business right here. Try it for free: https://convertkit.com/ LEARN HOW TO USE EMAIL MARKETING: ConvertKit Creator Education YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbRXu3AcxPyVumb3c3enLwA/playlists Get more training in our knowledgebase: https://help.convertkit.com/ FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL! Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/convertkit/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/convertkit Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ConvertKit/