You’ve worked hard on your music, so of course you want to do everything in your power to make sure that people listen to it. So, how exactly can you do this? There are many different ways to promote your music, but using some platforms are more effective than others. Rather than try to spread your music on all of them, focus on using just a handful of platforms to gain potential fans. If you are still lost on how to promote your music, here are some ways to get started.
1.Launch Your Own Website
Creating a website with a custom domain name is a great way for people to be able to access your music anytime. Best of all, your website can be a great way for fans to get to know a little more about you as you can include a section talking about yourself alongside your music as well as promoting upcoming events.
2.Get on a Music Blog
Music blogs are a great way to gain more exposure to your music. Be sure to look for opportunities for album reviews, concert reviews, interviews, and guest posts about your music. Try to find music blogs that feature artists similar to your genre and try to pitch them your music to get a chance at being featured.
3.Get on a Podcast
Another great platform to use are podcasts. Getting an interview on a podcast or simply having one play your music is a surefire way to gain new fans and followers. Reach out to your favorite music podcast with your pitch as well as samples of your music for a chance to be featured.
4. Social Media
These days, it’s hard to find someone who doesn’t have social media. As a result, social media is a great way to promote your music because virtually anyone can gain access to it. Whether it’s Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or anything else, be sure to use social media to your advantage.