ICMP has launched its Spotlight blog as a definitive new resource for the best in music industry articles, insight and advice.
With pieces written by contributors from leading music industry organisations, think tanks and commentators alongside our own in-house experts, the blog will be an information hub to help our students as well as emerging acts take the next steps in their careers.
Our initial article pool includes features with BBC Music Introducing, Help Musicians UK and the Musicians’ Union as well as pieces from ICMP tutors such as Jamiroquai multi-instrumentalist Nathan Williams.
We will also be featuring content and insight from many music industry events including BBC Music Introducing’s Amplify.
Jim Ottewill, social media and content manager, said:
We’re delighted to launch the blog which we hope will act as a great resource for new artists when kickstarting their music industry careers. Pieces will cover the latest industry hot topics as well as aiming to show what life is like at ICMP and illustrate the journeys students can take on their way from the classroom into industry roles."
New articles on the blog include 11 tips to help you improve how you use social media, How to be a radio plugger with Hart Media’s Poppy Raine, How to use BBC Music Introducing and How to join a touring musical with Doug Weekes.
We’re also always on the lookout for new blog articles and content, so send any ideas/pitches to marketing.
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