Music Marketing Manifesto is one of the largest gathering places in the world for independent artists who are proactively learning to market and promote their own music. Here you’ll find a collection of stories from real artists who are out there on the front lines, selling music and and succeeding as independent artists. If you’d like to be featured as an Indie Artist success story, please contact us via the contact tab above.



How to Get Nominated For a Grammy – Podcast Episode #20

Posted on February 8th, 2017   Comments:

In episode #20 of the Music Marketing Manifesto Podcast we are going to talk with blues artist, Janiva Magness, about her recent Grammy nomination for Best Contemporary Blues Album of 2016. I take particular pride in sharing her story as I had the good fortune of being part of it. Early in 2016 I was […]

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Selling More Than Adele With MMM?

Posted on March 23rd, 2016   Comments:

Wow, I just realized that I haven’t posted anything since late last year. No doubt the biggest bout of silence since the launch of Music Marketing Manifesto back in 2009. But there’s a good reason for that… I’ve been busy. It was never my intention to become a “marketing guy”. I’ve spent most of my […]

How A Very Unusual Band Consistently Converts 20% Of Their Subscribers Into Album BUYERS – Podcast Episode 14

Posted on August 5th, 2014   Comments:

In the latest episode of the Music Marketing Manifesto Podcast, Xerxes Horde from the New Jacobin Club, joins us to discuss how he’s been able to use the strategies learned in MMM 3.0 to outsell two years of web sales in under three months, and generate some pretty impressive sales and subscriber stats. The New […]

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1200 Albums Sold To A List Of Just 3000 Fans – Podcast Episode 11

Posted on February 11th, 2014   Comments:

In episode 11 of the Music Marketing Manifesto Podcast we’ll be talking with independent singer songwriter, Danika Holmes. Danika is a Music Marketing Manifesto member who recently wrote in to report that she was able to sell 1200 copies of her Christmas album to a list of approximately 3000 fans, in just a few weeks […]

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Amanda Palmer Raises Nearly $1,000,000 with KickStarter – Shattering Previous Records.

Posted on May 28th, 2012   Comments:

If you’re a member of the Insider Circle, or even a long time reader of this blog than you’ve no doubt heard me talk about Amanda Palmer. Amanda is a singer songwriter, painter, author and all around rock n’ roll warrior. In my opinion she is hands down the most interesting independent artist out there, […]

An Indie Artist Success Story With Jazz Musician, Charley Langer

Charley Langer and John Oszajca on Music Marketing

Posted on October 12th, 2011   Comments:

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I’ve received quite a few emails from Music Marketing Manifesto and Insider Circle members who have told me about the success they have had using the strategies I teach in my various programs. One individual stood […]