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Six Acoustic Guitar Tips
Here are a few free acoustic guitar tips every beginner will probably learn sooner or later. Some are harder to learn than others; forewarned is forearmed.
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The Virgins and ASCAP: Did A Performance Rights Organization Do Anything For Us?
In 1995 I moved back to my hometown of Milwaukee with a group of college friends to start a band. We called ourselves The Virgins. Over the next five years this name would prove to be somewhat prescient. We played hundreds of shows throughout the Midwest, recorded one six-song cassette and two CDs, and made a lot of naive assumptions.
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Cool Gizmo Alert: Genz-Benz G-Flex 2x12
We're proud to launch a new product review series sponsored by YourGuitarist. YourGuitarist.com is a web site offering Internet based development of custom guitar tracks for artists worldwide. YourGuitarist.com allows musicians to avoid the high studio fees usually associated with producing guitar tracks for their songs.
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MusicDish Network Adds New Music Videos To Peer-to-Peer Distribution

The MusicDish Network announced the upcoming addition of new music videos from R&B singer Kieran and Pop artist Jann Klose to its peer-to-peer viral distribution campaign. The videos, encoded with INTENT Media's proprietary technology, will be pushed through search placements in major file sharing applications such as Morpheus, Kazaa and eDonkey. The campaign will also be supported by online marketing campaign conducted by the MusicDish Network, which has already garnered over 1 million downloads for Ms. Cherry's music video "It's Whatever".

Sultry, exotic eye candy describes the debut music videofrom hot R&B up and comer Kieran for his Scott Storch produced single "Let's Get Away". Filmed on location in Caribe, Puerto Rico, Kieran gives viewers an impromtu "Get Away" to the exotic island with it's lush scenery,beautiful women and plenty of shots of the gorgeous R&B newcomer. Kieran is in high demand and must makea trip to the island with his publicist to meet with his label head.Kieran just wants to spend time with this one particular lady (his publicist) despite being surrounded by adoring fans. After Kieran cracks her ultra professional demeanor the fun begins. This stunning visual is guaranteed to please Kieran's fans, old and new.

Jann Klose's video was filmed live at the famed Greenwich Village club The Bitter End on May 12th and has appeared on Dave's Place, a music TV show on Manhattan's Time Warner Cable. The video gives audiences a peak into Jann's live performances as well as hearing him and his band in an energetic and exciting setting. In addition to vocals and guitar work from Jann Klose, this online release features musicians Roberta Piket on keyboards, Chris Marolf on Upright Bass, Vocals and Patrick Carmichael on drums.

About MusicDish Network
The MusicDish Network is a unique web music platform gathering hundreds of music-relates websites and webradio programmers. Through its artist marketing and development services, it reaches millions of music fans and professionals around the world, expanding an artists' exposure, sales and fanbase. http://www.musicdish.net

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MusicDish Network Promotes 60's Love Child Astrella-Celeste


MusicDish, an Internet music magazine publisher and artist marketing/development firm, is proud to announce the addition of Pop/Jazz singer Astrella Celeste to the MusicDish Network roster. Combining a variety of online viral marketing strategies, the MusicDish Network will be coordinating a broad campaign in support of her debut album "Blue Star" (the Spanish translation of Astrella Celeste).
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MusicDish At MIDEM: J-Music Distribution, France

J-Music Distribution describes itself as "the very first European distributor of Japanese music whose activities link Japanese artists and their management, Japanese record companies, and European distributors together to provide a stable framework of distribution from artists to music retail store."

Formed in December 2005, J-Music Distribution representatives brought their business vision to "MIDEM, The World Music Market's 40th Edition" conference in Cannes, France.

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Musicians Turn to Short Run DVD Production
Today's independent musicians have started using new technologies including On Demand Short Run CD/DVD Production, enabling them to order smaller batches of CDs and DVDs in real time online 24/7 and ship to customers, one at a time.
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