There can be no success in the music industry until you learn to promote your music the right way
If you are starting out, this video presentation may be very useful to you. Tom Robinson of http://freshonthenet.co.uk goes through some essential things to think about when approaching releases in the modern industry and focuses on best practices when trying to promote your music and getting it to radio and blogs/magazines.
Here’s another great resource for you to help you get more focused on the promotion of your music and building your brand is this book by Bob Baker.
With this handbook, you’ll discover that promoting your music doesn’t have to be expensive or flashy to be effective. Whether you’re marketing a fast-growing indie band, a record label or solo act, the Guerrilla Music Marketing Handbook gives you the tools you need to get the most out of your music career.