Turns Out 'I Gotta Feeling' Probably Has Four Product Placements
Once Again, Fast-Feeder Tries to Comment on Hip-Hop. Why?
Country Musician Dave Carroll Takes Year-Long Customer-Service Quest Viral
To Get Coca-Cola's Attention, Focus on Your Music Career, Not Marketers
An Understanding of Customer Affinities Can Provide a Valuable Service
Jay-Z Says Fast Feeder's 'Frosty Posse' Ad Killed Pitch-Correction Technology
Pearl Jam to Appear in Target Ad, Retail Deal to Follow
That retracted fan account of a Pearl Jam show shot by director Cameron Crowe for a Target ad? Confirmed.
Mountain Dew's Branded Label Announces Slate of Bands, Goes Monthly
You won't find the word "singles club" anywhere in Mountain Dew's press materials, but that's the best way to describe the current direction of Green Label Sound. Beginning this month, the cola brand's free digital music outlet is shifting to a monthly schedule, starting with a release by Inglewood rap duo U-N-I that drops today.
Band Website Announces Pilot Program for 1,000 Indie Artists
With its new Sponsored Song program, ReverbNation is aiming to give some of its member bands marketing dollars that would normally be unavailable to them.
Be Prepared! What to Look Out for When Picking That Perfect Song
A Look at the Glory Days When Dry Cleaner Chains Made Music
New Spot Featuring Track by The Dodos Makes Appeal for Lime in Your Brew
Neo-Soul Singer, Conya Doss Sex Up Affordable Lattes at Fast Feeder
Trump's Reality Show Pits Country Star Against Poker Star in Songwriting Contest
Watch the Best Vince Shlomi Infomercial Remix You'll See All Day
Sure, maybe you're totally over the ShamWow guy and his infamous alleged scuffle with a painted lady. But truly superb funny video remixes take time and patience, people. Case in point: Steve Porter's epic remix of Vince Shlomi's Slap Chop infomercial, which will live among the apex of its genre for a long time.
How the Hip-Hop Artist Connected With Fans and Didn't Succumb to Radio Pressure
Jolicoeur, Mason Tell Ad Age 'We Can Do It on Our Own'
Hair Metallers Autograph Set the Bar With 1984 Paper Mate-Sponsored Video
In a blog post yesterday, Businessweek's Jon Fine -- who's also a former Ad Ager -- dredged up the forgotten history of hair metal band Autograph and its pioneering product placement during MTV's wee years.
British Label Strikes Deals for Branded Pre-Paid Cards, Instant-Win Lotto Tickets
EMI is integrating its artists into branded impulse buys like pre-paid debit cards and lotto tickets.
New Spot With Throw Me the Statue Clip Is Charming but Feels a Little Off
Songs for Soap's little brother would like readers to know that, in an ad that began running this week, Courtyard by Marriott is featuring a bit of the song "Lolita" from indie-pop sensation Throw Me the Statue.