Bard Marc Gunn
Celtic folk singer, songwriter, autoharpist,
photographer, and music marketer
February 2000, I have provided free music marketing and promotion tips for working
musicians like you. The name may have changed, and I may have briefly dropped
out of the music biz world, but my passion has never died.
Bards Crier Music Marketing and Promotion Ezine is a Free music marketing
and promotion ezine for musicians. It features articles on how to promote music,
book reviews, awards, music business directory, and tips for unsigned bands. When
you subscribe you get free tips on how to sell more CDs, plus other bonus eBooks.
am I that I can write about music marketing and promotion. My name is Marc
Gunn. I am the lead singer and autoharpist for the Brobdingnagian Bards.
We perform music that is like a Renaissance of Celtic music. Imagine the Barenaked
Ladies as roaming minstrels. That's us.
my partner and I started playing music to us, we've steadily beaten the odds.
We were a no-named band that barely knew what Celtic music was. Now we have tens
of thousands of fans worldwide largely due to our astounding success on MP3.com.
One of our songs, "Tolkien
(The Hobbit & Lord of the Rings)" had over a million downloads before
that website shut it's doors.
had number one MP3 hits out the wazzoo, but ye know. Ye probably still haven't
heard of us. That's because we've mastered the art of niche guerrilla music marketing.
You may not have heard of us, but ask about us among the Renaissance Festival
or even online Celtic community and more than likely you will have heard of us.
made an impact. And this impact is largely due to the tips you will read in this
ezine. I'm a big proponent MP3s and aggressive guerrilla (meaning low-cost or
free) marketing. I'm also extremely dedicated to reaching my goal of making a
living as a full-time musician. It's taken longer than I anticipated, but it's
a great story to tell.
More about Bard Marc Gunn
My personal homepage with links to my music, poetry, pictures,
and other newsletters that I write.
Irish Drinking Songs for Cat Lovers
Are you a cat lover? Do you love to irish drinking songs? New cd for
the wonderfully demented kitty cat fantatic. Listen to music you've
heard on St. Patrick's Day or by The Dubliners, The Clancy Brothers,
The Wolfe Tones, and The Irish Rovers. Then laugh.
A Renaissance in Celtic music from Austin, Texas. This is my
band. We've had over five million of our MP3s downloaded and our popularity grows
MP3s Music Magazine
My newsletter that features free Celtic music
downloads in every issue. If you have a Celtic band, you should subscribe.
Musicians' Texas Music Biz Tips
The Texas Musicians Network was a
biz I started with my brother in 1997. It's now evolved into a subsidiary of the
Bards Crier Music Marketing and Promotion Ezine and features some exclusive
articles dedicated to Texas musicians.
Bands Promotion Tips & Tricks
A short website getting straight
to the point. Music marketing and promotion articles that are essential for your
Contact Bard Marc Gunn
Link to the Bards Crier
If you find the free information on this website useful, please then take a moment to link to me using one of my linking methods.