When you started your band and began releasing your own original music it’s likely you had visions of building something you were proud of. With the means to self manage music promotion with DIY PR and marketing campaigns maybe you thought it might be simpler than it actually is.
The reality is that there are thousands of bands and music artists all trying to achieve the same goals with limited and staggered windows of opportunities. Without the best possible strategy, connections, resources, and effort necessary to run a successful pr and marketing campaign, it can sometimes all too easily feel like a fruitless venture.
The temptation to hire an expert and spend hundreds, sometimes thousands of pounds with PR and marketing agencies or even seemingly “too good to be true” deals can seem like the answer. However, it’s likely it’s not the right thing for you nor do you have an endless stream of money to fund promotion campaigns that don’t guarantee success.
With an abundance of information on the internet, going DIY is the most realistic option for many bands and musicians, however it can be an overwhelming process and often feel impossible to manage whilst maintaining your passion for music and sustaining a happy lifestyle.
Imagine not having to struggle and constantly question if what you’re doing is the right thing. Running a successful PR and marketing campaign is not rocket science, but in the daily digital hustle; knowledge and common sense can easily get lost and time and money wasted.
By scheduling a PR and marketing mentoring call with experienced musician and music business professional Rob Town (MA), you are guaranteed to get the best possible advice, guidance, and answers to your questions. With a Master’s Degree in Music Industry Innovation & Enterprise + social media certified; Rob is qualified to boost flagging spirits and help guide you through the music pr and marketing maze with innovative, finger on the pulse, forward thinking.
This service is a done for you package that’s tailored to your music career. It’s been designed to help bands and musicians understand the key cornerstones of PR and marketing enabling you to take control of your self managed campaigns with confidence. By speaking to Rob you’ll know when it’s the right time to hire reputable experts and agencies, work with innovative communities, and understand who these people and circumstances are better.
Rob ‘Bobby’ Town has over 30 years experience as a DIY musician and music business professional. As a member of British rock band Panic Cell; he’s shared stages and toured with Metallica, Alice In Chains, Papa Roach, Disturbed, and many more. During this time, and since launching his PR agency Stampede Press in 2012, Rob has worked with major label artists and rising bands. He’s been mentored by musicians and music business experts who’ve broken some of the biggest rock and metal acts of our time.
In 2018 Rob co-founded Lightning In A Bottle with Toby Jepson (Planet Rock/Wayward Sons/Little Angels); a music management consultation agency that helps bands and musicians tap into creative spark and uniqueness.
2019 saw Rob graduate as a Master of Art. He is credited as a Business & Innovation Tutor at WaterBear – The College Of Music and continuously seeks to help musicians thrive and be happy online whilst navigating the music industry.
Are you sceptical about paying ££££’s of pounds for PR and marketing? Does that cheap deal you’ve seen popping up on your social media feeds seem too good to be true? Then it’s likely you want the best possible CORRECT information when it comes to PR and marketing but need to talk to someone credible, qualified and with a proven track record in the music industry. Rob Town can help you with this.
Rob is a DIY musician who has taken his music career to the max and enjoyed the highs and knows well the many lows. With a proven track record in the music industry, he’s backed up his experience with a Masters Degree University Qualification so that he can help other musicians avoid the pitfalls he’s fallen into. Being confident, positive and staying happy are crucial to success in Rob’s experience.
This service is Rob’s own journey; designed to help others and outlines all the key necessary “nuts and bolts” musicians need to educate themselves about pr and digital marketing in 2020. It’s not a course, it’s an educational entry point that serves as the foundations to your unique roadmap which, when used right, can be extremely helpful for musicians trying to self manage music pr and marketing and want to know more about helping themselves make the right moves.
It’s your opportunity to tailor a 1-2-1 conversation with Rob about how best to proceed with your music pr and marketing campaigning. Rob will be on hand to discuss key points and advise on best routes forward to help enable more success for your campaigns.
In short, no. This service is about helping you to help yourself and discover the best possible routes to building real relationships with the press and media. The internet is a powerful tool and it’s easy to find out contact details. It’s how you manage these situations and environments that matters.
Click on the button below. You’ll be able to book the service using Paypal debit/credit card and choose a day/time for your consultation. You’ll get the e-books and Zoom meeting link delivered to your email address in advance of the consultation.
You can read the books at your leisure, so don’t feel any pressure to read these immediately. Rob will touch upon certain points in the book in the consultation and recommend which sections will be best to focus on dependent on your situation. Cutting edge and evergreen content means you can refer back to these books whenever it suits you.