Tag Archive | "Kickstarter"

ASCAP DIY-U “Effective Crowdfunding for Artists, Songwriters & Musicians”

Friday, January 17, 2014


So what makes a successful fan funding or crowd funding campaign? ASCAP in conjunction with Outside The Box Music and PledgeMusic presents an ASCAP DIY-U workshop “Effective Crowdfunding for Artists, Songwriters and Musicians” on Thursday, January 23rd 2014 at 5:30 pm. Admission is free. Speakers: Charles Alexander/Outside The Box Music & Rock The Net and [...]

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The Power of Vulnerability – How Amanda Palmer Raised A Million Dollars

Thursday, May 31, 2012

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In about 6-7 hours, Amanda Palmer’s Kickstarter campaign will come to an end. By then she will have raised well over a 1.1 million dollars for her upcoming project. Her target by the way was $100,000. It’s fair to say that she has obliterated her goal. None of this is net of course but she [...]

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How To Raise $77000 As An Indie Musician

Sunday, August 14, 2011


If you’ve attended any of the events at which I’ve spoken, you know that Julia Nunes features prominently in the presentation. Here’s my secret dream – I hope that every artist/songwriter I come in contact with gets to have a career like that. Last month, Julia Nunes asked her considerable fan base to support her [...]

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