Author: Jessica Allossery

  • What I Learned on My 4-Month House-Concert Tour

    What I Learned on My 4-Month House-Concert Tour

    My whole life changed when I traveled across the United States on a four-month house concert tour with my bus named “Pearl the Camper.” I can’t tell you how much love I’ve felt on this tour — words just wouldn’t do it justice. The number of incredible people who reached out, hosted or attended shows, […]

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  • How to Get Your Music Played on SiriusXM Radio (and Local Radio, Too)

    How to Get Your Music Played on SiriusXM Radio (and Local Radio, Too)

    It may not be as easy, but it still is possible to get your song on the radio as an independent artist. Here are 4 proven steps to get noticed by SiriusXM.

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  • How Indie Musicians Can Build a YouTube Subscriber Base

    How Indie Musicians Can Build a YouTube Subscriber Base

    Maintaining an energized fan base is one of the foundations for success as an indie musician — and if you’re active on YouTube, turning those fans into an engaged subscriber base is critical. YouTube is essentially FREE marketing! And even better, it’s a platform that can bring you all kinds of incredible opportunities. What many musicians don’t realize is […]

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  • How to Visually Spice up Your Cover Videos

    How to Visually Spice up Your Cover Videos

    Well, we’ve all heard it before… The song that is… And although it’s lovely hearing renditions that sound nearly identical to the song on the radio, it’s also quite lovely to hear and see something totally different. Something creatively infused… something with SPICE! So, if you’re recording and shooting cover music videos, I challenge you to add […]

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  • How to Create the Best Ever Cover Song on YouTube

    How to Create the Best Ever Cover Song on YouTube

    Covers are wonderful in so many ways. If you are a new artist, learning to take on a cover song challenges you to learn new material, and offers exposure for your originals. If you are a seasoned artist, adding covers to your routine can help you grow and define yourself as a musician, and give […]

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