When deciding on a music publicist to promote your music, you will doubtless think of the many horror stories circulating in the industry of artists who were ripped off or otherwise misled. Here we look at how to set yourself up with a publicist you can actually trust.
In this latest post on MusicThinkTank, Janelle Rogers details how music publishers can find a music publisher that they actually trust their music and their money.
"Did you approach a publicist with the goal to get into Pitchfork or Stereogum? Was the first response, “Oh yeah, I can get you that”? That should be a major red flag. Yes, it’s nice to think a publicist will immediately generate huge results, especially when you’ve been slogging away to simply get to 1,000 Facebook followers."