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  • 1. I Don’t Want To hear Local Music http://www.(lickr.com/photos/theshinjukueffect/688216210/ Sunday, November 10, 2013 “I  don’t  want  to  hear  any  local   music
  • 2. Its Hard To Catch An Ear Show Them You Mean Buisness http://www.(lickr.com/photos/23087906@N02/2244245951/ Sunday, November 10, 2013 many  aspiring  artist  have  probably  noticed  that  outside  of  your  hometown  support  system  it’s  hard  to  catch  an  ear.  
  • 3. My music has meaning.. http://www.(lickr.com/photos/bknguyen/3542560255/ Sunday, November 10, 2013 Or  even  taking  serious.    Show  them  you  mean  business  and  you  have  something  to  offer.
  • 4. No Thanks!!!! People aren’t inclined to purchase local music <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/gottfrid/5827524208/" title="no thanks by anders.rorgren, on Flickr"><img src="http://farm3.staticflickr.com/ 2535/5827524208_fc3cc7dd1f.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="no thanks"></a> Sunday, November 10, 2013 People  are  creature  of  habit  especially  when  it  comes  to  spending,  so  for  unsigned  and  unfamiliar  artist  selling  your  music  seems  to  be  mission  impossible
  • 5. Mission Impossible Who Are You?? Selling your music now, wont get you rich... http://www.flickr.com/photos/valeriebb/3735833145/ Sunday, November 10, 2013 I  found  that  when  approaching  a  market  that’s  not  familiar  with  your  talent  and  adding  a  price  you  may  not  get  the  results  your  looking  for.
  • 6. Aspiring To Be Great??? Know industry Standards http://www.(lickr.com/photos/30532063@N02/5587884134/ Sunday, November 10, 2013 Speaking  from  personal  experience  as  I  to  be  an  aspiring  artist  trying  to  get  my  voice  heard  in  an  ever-­‐growing  industry  you  must  (irst  take  a  look  at  the  product  you  promote
  • 7. Either Way... It’s Relatable.... Sunday, November 10, 2013 Music  has  a  voice…..    Why  try  and  (it  in  when  you  can   standout http://www.flickr.com/photos/alshepmcr/4343528905/
  • 8. You cannot sell your self cold...It’s a waste of time http://www.(lickr.com/photos/throgers/9661379642/ Sunday, November 10, 2013 Music is what feelings sound like
  • 9. Many Artist Just Want their music to be liked. Thats why we do it.... Local artist are tomorrow’s stars http://www.(lickr.com/photos/katherynemily/ Sunday, November 10, 2013 Many  artists  just  want  you  to  like  the  music  they  create  and  respect  it,  at  least  that’s  my  outlook  on  my  music.
  • 10. Road Less Traveled http://www.(lickr.com/photos/phase3/427090535/ Sunday, November 10, 2013
  • 11. It’s Local Music..... Not a disease!!! http://www.(lickr.com/photos/ angrysong/810147158/ Sunday, November 10, 2013 Local  music  or  underground  music  has  a  stigma  of  low  quality  attached  to  it,  hey  who  can  blame  the  reasoning  there  are  a  million  people  pursuing  this  career  and  lets  face  it  some  of  them   should  hang  it  up.    But  for  the  lesser  percentage  those  who  put  blood  sweat  and  tears  into  this  dream  it’s  a  slap  in  the  face.    As  an  artist  you  must  (ind  ways  to  present  your  product  and  meet   industry  standards.    Be  professional  act  professional.
  • 12. Remember... Just Cause you cant Request it....Don’t mean it’s not good music... Sunday, November 10, 2013 Local  music  doesn’t  mean  poor  quality  music. http://www.(lickr.com/photos/thesmokingsection/1478721069/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/thesmokingsection/1478721069/
  • 13. Local music keeps music alive and fresh... Your allowed to be yourself...... http://www.flickr.com/photos/missfortune/4969156817/ Sunday, November 10, 2013 Local  music  is  what  keeps  music  alive  and  fresh  it  allows  artist  to  be  him  or   herself.    
  • 14. At one point he was local.. TUPAC http://www.flickr.com/photos/63848154@N05/6145223642/ Sunday, November 10, 2013 Most  individuals  expect  instant  grati(ication  if  this  is  you  then  your  chasing  the  wrong  dream.    This  takes  time  and  money  but  mostly  time,  and  building  a  fan  base  is  the  most  tedious  and   dif(icult  task.    The  most  interesting  part  of  it  all,  tomorrow’s  star  is  making  local  music  today.  
  • 15. Underground Music Still promotes the art in it’s truest form.. http://www.(lickr.com/photos/ 21634576@N08/2210810438/ Sunday, November 10, 2013 Even  notice  that  trends  are  time  sensitive,  but  the  grassroots  of  music  especially  hip  hop  have  been  the  same,  Cooperation  got  involved  and  creativity  and  originality  became  obsolete.     Everyone  wants  to  sign  the  same  style  just  cause  its  attractable  now,  but  underground  music  still  posses  the  true  art  form  of  music.
  • 16. Local Music is a Prerequisite For National and Global Talent... Sunday, November 10, 2013 Local  music  is  a  prerequisite  for  national  and  global   talent <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/54225771@N05/9764039016/" title="Now playing &quot;Started from the Bottom&quot; by Drake | via #soundtrack j_martinez3@verizon.net, on Flickr"><img src="http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5468/9764039016_c751de21d6.jpg" width="500" height="500" alt="Now playing from the Bottom&quot; by Drake | via #soundtracking app"></a> &
  • 17. Todays Stars were yesterdays local talent.. JAY-Z http://www.flickr.com/photos/ultradialecticsgfx/5581256925/ Sunday, November 10, 2013 Ever  wonder  what  Jay-­‐z  was  before  he  was  Jay-­‐z?    Well  before  the  world  heard  him  and  knew  him  by  JayZ  he  was  local  rapper  going  by  the  name  of  Jazzy.
  • 18. The next time your approached... Give it a chance... http://www.(lickr.com/photos/myconcert/9596507515/ Sunday, November 10, 2013 So  the  next  time  you  approached  rather  it  be  on  the  streets,  internet,  open  mic  night,  just  stop  and  appreciate  the  time  and  effort  put  into  the  music,  give  it  a  chance
  • 19. Just Listen... http://www.(lickr.com/photos/44331907@N08/4070611149/ Sunday, November 10, 2013 .    If  you  listen  to  the  music  and  don’t  like  it  that’s  (ine,  but  at  least  you  listen  and  didn’t  make  a  prejudice  judgment  just  because  its  not  jay-­‐z  or  usher  handing  you  a  cd.  
  • 20. The importance of Local Music It keeps the genre alive.... http://www.(lickr.com/photos/44331907@N08/4070611149/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/allthatimprobableblue/5426125324/ Sunday, November 10, 2013 So  before  you  think  you  don’t  want  to  hear  local  music  just  think  how  important  it  is  to  the  industry  and  genre  we  all  grew  up  to  love.