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Find Your Balance

Without question, we live in a fast paced world. Vying for your time and attention are your business needs and family commitments, as well as your desire to follow your personal goals. Unfortunately, entrepreneurs...

Using Social Media to Drive Business Results

As technology has become more sophisticated, so has the ability of companies to use technology for advantageous measures.  One of the most exciting tools of the technology era is social media. Social media is a...

Nurturing the Sales Funnel Using Social Media (Inforgraphic)

Nurturing the Sales Funnel Using Social Media (Inforgraphic)

You read about revolutions happening across the world – from the Arab Spring to remnants of – and never imagine that perhaps there’s one unfolding right before your eyes. Alright, maybe it’s a little...

Are You a Stupid Musician? (Study Shows that You Are)

Are You a Stupid Musician? (Study Shows that You Are)

Hey everybody, it’s me, mister negativity here again. I know I’ve been quiet for a few months, and I have a good excuse. I decided to pack my bags and move on to bigger...

Swamp Rockers Dance Hall Pimps Launch New Website

Swamp Rockers Dance Hall Pimps Launch New Website

Check out the new site for the LA swamp rock band Dance Hall Pimps. Add banjo to the moody organ and poetic vocals of the Doors, shake in the rock beats and riffs of...

Contest Submission: The Taken – 4 Stars (Out of 5)

Contest Submission: The Taken – 4 Stars (Out of 5)

The following artist is one of the participants of the Evolvor Crowdsourced Rock Compilation Contest This review is a very quick, first impression of what we thought of their submission and the data presented...

The Evolvor Rock Compilation Contest Continues…

The Evolvor Rock Compilation Contest Continues…

First, a big thanks to all the artists who submitted to the first ever evolvor crowdsourced compilation contest! While I didn’t get as many entries as I would have liked, there still was enough...

Orlando Hip-Hop Group Smash City Gauntlet Keeps Bad Music From Entering The Ozone This Earth Day

Orlando Hip-Hop Group Smash City Gauntlet Keeps Bad Music From Entering The Ozone This Earth Day

Smash City Gauntlet’s new EP, There Goes The Neighborhood, keeps the carbon footprint off the globe with environmentally friendly hip-hop. This Earth Day, Smash City Gauntlet wants you to think about hip-hop and the...

Rock, Funk, And Hip Hop Converge WIth Koom the Ripper’s New Album “American Muscle”

Rock, Funk, And Hip Hop Converge WIth Koom the Ripper’s New Album “American Muscle”

Multi-faceted hip-hop artist, rapper, at times a singer depending on the hook, all-around descriptive, well-spoken, and delivers the heat in unique style with vocal clarity. Having overcome many obstacles and striving for self-betterment each...

MySpace Gobbles Up Imeem…Anyone Care?

MySpace Gobbles Up Imeem…Anyone Care?

It looks like all of the ad sponsored music sites are going kaput. MySpace has reportedly acquired Imeem for a measly $8 million. Imeem will now join iLike in the purgatory of MySpace hell....

The Music Business in 2011: Licensing to Take Over?

The Music Business in 2011: Licensing to Take Over?

I recently participated in a very interesting discussion about the future of the music industry on a LinkedIn.com forum (props to Ja War for kick-starting the discussion). Below I share with you some of...