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Da-What+Friends pick the Top 15 Artists to Watch For in 2016 [Editorial]

January 20, 2016 by


This year’s Top 10 to Watch For is a bit different from years past.  I have reached out to some fellow journalists to provide picks of their own to supplement the Da-What Top 10.  To be honest, while I stand by all of my prior lists of talented artists, they don’t all demand the attention in […]

I Am PR Agency – Marvelous Marketer: Why You Still Need A Publicist In 2016 [Editorial]

December 28, 2015 by


Lately, we have heard some people tell us that they do their own publicity. But they are barely generating impressions, have no reach or awareness, and no press placements. A publicist is still very necessary in this day and age. The role of a PR has greatly expanded, and can now be quantified. With the […]

I AM PR Agency – Marvelous Marketer: How To Use Fame To Make Dollars! [Editorial]

November 23, 2015 by


Fame is a mechanism to create demand for products and services. We have made a lot of people famous, and we thought that was it. Turns out there’s a lot more. Fame by itself does not make money. If you don’t have the infrastructure set up to create sales from large amounts of awareness, fame […]

#DaHipLife EP. 11 – Lil’ Shaker Interview [Video]

October 10, 2015 by


Every time I visited BBNZ studio, Shaker was there working.  So I don’t think it is a coincidence that I see him making moves. As explained in the interview above, Shaker actually prefers working as a featured artists and/or producer on other peoples’ songs rather than his “own”.  So yeah, an album is coming but it doesn’t […]

I AM PR Agency – Marvelous Marketer: Money Management – How To Generate Returns as an Artist! [Editorial]

October 8, 2015 by


We all know money is tight nowadays. So why are you going on vacation? At I AM PR, we the founders have YET to go a vaction in the last 5 years. Every trip has been a business trip! Even during the Cannes Film Fest, while everyone else rested on the beautiful beaches, Olivia and […]

I Am PR Agency – Marvelous Marketer: Get Social On Social Media! [Editorial]

October 5, 2015 by


AM PR Agency has noticed that by being extremely social on the internet nets users and traffic. By giving information, answering questions online, giving mini-consultations, we gross more users that interact with our brand. We also net large impression and engagement numbers that we can use to sell things like PR packages and advertising. Although […]

I AM PR Agency – Marvelous Marketer: Tips For The Up And Coming Artist [Editorial]

October 2, 2015 by


Tip #1 – This is going to take longer than you think. Tip #2 – You’re probably going to have to come out of pocket, for a while, long before you get paid. Tip $3 – Reduce costs as much as possible, evaluate all investments Tip #4 – If someone promises you the stars, ask […]

I Am PR Agency – Marvelous Marketer: Organize Your Schedule, Multiply Productivity [Editorial]

October 1, 2015 by


We all know the proverb: “Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise”. We at I AM PR have found that to be true. If we didn’t adopt the habits of successful people, there’s no way we’d still be operating. I have observed a lot of people over the […]

I AM PR Agency – Marvelous Marketer: Apps To Hack The Music Game [Editorial]

September 10, 2015 by


Lately, the team here at I AM PR Agency LLC have been getting into apps to make our lives easier. Here’s a few that we use that we believe could be of help to indie artists: TimeTune – Really good for creating a routine, say, for creating content, when to be active or social media, […]

I Am PR Agency – Marvelous Marketer: All News Is Newsworthy [Editorial]

September 4, 2015 by


Sometimes clients start producing great content, like videos for freestyles or cover songs of a particular style in a genre. Then they stop. Because they don’t want to “oversaturate” the internet. The internet has been “oversaturated” since it was born. It has extendable memory, and will continue to grow in complexity as long as people […]