Your Song Is Needed, Now!

FROM THE INDEPENDENT MUSIC AWARDS Got a Social Action Song? Enter it in the IMAs For Free. Will your song change election results? Or stop global warming in its tracks? We really hope so! All great protest movements need a soundtrack to get us through. So we’re turning to you. We’ll be heaping extra attention on…

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Win a Minimoog Signed by Jan Hammer

Bob Moog Foundation announces the launch of their 2017 raffle for a highly coveted vintage Minimoog® Model D synthesizer. This year’s iconic instrument has been signed by legendary keyboardist Jan Hammer, known for his groundbreaking music on the 1980s TV series Miami Vice, and whose work with the Mahavishnu Orchestra helped define the Minimoog as a virtuoso…

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USA Songwriting Competition – Taking Applications

From Karen Randle, Artist Relations, USA Songwriting Competition It’s time for you enter the 22nd Annual USA Songwriting Competition… Still waiting to enroll? So I wanted to give you two reasons why you shouldn’t wait much longer to enter. Reason #1 – Get tons of music industry exposure. Plus, win a top prize of $50,000…

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16th Independent Music Awards Open: Enter Now and Get A Bonus Entry

The 16th annual Independent Music Awards are ready to support your new music projects! The search for this year’s most exceptional artists and releases has begun! And IMA is celebrating with a bonus opportunity for IMA Artists. Enter in any Album, EP, Song, Producer, Video or Design category by Midnite, January 31st…and you’ll get a…

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Stop Giving Your iPad the Finger, Step Up to an AirTurn

From Airturn: It’s a simple concept: With the tap of a foot on the AirTurn pedal, you can turn pages, play music, transpose, read setlists, control effects and scroll teleprompters on your tablet, PC, Mac or smartphone, hands-free and with no wires.  AirTurn also invents new tablet, computer, and smartphone holders, stands, adapters, wires and many…

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New Music Weekly Magazine Opens Nominations For 2017 New Music Awards

New Music Weekly magazine is now accepting submissions for their annual New Music Awards.Having just released their Best of 2016 issue, the popular music publication is now enabling radio stations, programmers, industry professionals and music fans to submit artists and bands to be considered for the New Music Weekly Award Nominations.  Artists and Bands that…

Continue Reading → – Contests, Rewards, Sweepstakes Mania

A marketing project to bring new exposure to our member artists and their music is live. Often it’s virtually impossible to get your name noticed and music heard. Even on Facebook it’s fact that only 6% of posts are ever seen.  It’s our belief that the more ways we can help our members expose themselves…

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Welcome to the Creative Musicians Coalition Basic Blog

Welcome to Creative Musicians Coalition (CMC) Basic Blog. This is learning environment to help members and potential members understand the benefits of being a member of CMC – a network dedicated to helping new music thrive and independent musicians survive, through education, promotion, collaboration, and communication. We encourage you to register, ask questions and make comments.

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