Thanks to the power of the internet, more and more people are getting their five minutes of fame, and with so many forms of social media out there it’s never been easier to get the exposure you need whether you’re an artist, actor or, in the case of this article, a struggling musician.
In the music industry there are many different factors that contribute to success but one of the most important is exposure. People are creatures of habit and if they have not heard of you, they are not likely to take the chance on your latest release. That’s where the internet can come in handy and there are, already, dozens of sites out there that are dedicated to giving fresh new artists the exposure they deserve.
If you get your t1 internet through places like smallbusiness.xo.com then you may have actually seen a few of these sites. New artists log onto them and load up a few choice tracks and those, in many ways, act like jumping off points into new careers and new possibilities. And, unlike the antiquated process of printing physical copies and handing them out at shows, the internet has made it easier to distribute your work.