Creating A Timeline To Promote A Single Release Part 1

60 Second Music Marketing

Yesterday we discussed what assets you need to promote a single, let’s now try to put them into a timeline and see when each step needs to be undertaken. We can’t cover EVERY step but this will give you a good overview.  You might even want to shorten the overall time period if you are releasing a lot of single but give as much time as possible (at least 4-6 weeks) for anything you send out for review.


NB. Before you start you should research and establish whether blogs/radio shows etc will want music submissions in a physical media, provate Soundcloud link, Dropbox format etc.

12 Weeks before release 

Shoot music promo video.  Also record some behind the scenes footage.
Commission single artwork.


10 weeks before release

Publicity photoshoot.


8 weeks  before release

Send promo CD copies and press release to physical magazines or newspapers, genre appropriate radio shows…

View original post 35 more words


About Grind Series

Who We Are... My Brother's Keeper Enterprises, LLC was created with the sole intention to provide professional assistance to those seeking to advance artistic passion. We believe your image is our business, utilizing innovation as our passion and personalizing service to remain connected to our heritage. At MBK Enterprises, LLC the goal is simple; Arrive at the finish line in the position your customers place you, in First Place for all their artistic needs. "First Place in Mind, Leading The Blind & Misguided!" -CEO Alphonso Fleming Jr.
This entry was posted in Documentary, Empires From Molehills, Internship Programs, Marketing, The Grind Series and tagged , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s