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IndieCards Spring Sampler Now Available

BandsOnABudget.com has released a Spring Sampler IndieCard featuring 11 BandsOnABudget.com customer's original tracks. For those who are not sure what an IndieCard is or how it works, IndieCards are used as an alternative to CDs. The cards are about the size of a credit card and contain a unique code on...

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HOW TO SURVIVE A SUMMER FESTIVAL PART 1

Written by Rebecca GroomIt’s about that time of year again, guys! The sun is shining (sometimes), school is winding down, you’re counting your vacation days, and summer festivals are almost upon us! Whether you are an old pro, or this is your first summer festival, Bands on a Budget has you...

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NEWS YOU CAN USE WEEK OF 5/5

In our weekly series, BandsOnABudget.com goes through the dregs to bring you the best in DIY focused news, tips, and advice on the topics of touring, marketing, promoting, social media, PR, & more.Amazon's Contract Reveals Their Plans to Radically Lower Streaming Music RoyaltiesAmazon is the Walmart of the internet and they...

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Using Your IndieCard Widget: 4 Simple Steps

Step 1: Login to your Bandsonabudget.com account at BandsOnABudget.com/login. On the right hand column of your customer account dashboard you will see a link for your IndieCard campaigns. Click on your IndieCard Campaign you wish to embed. For this example we are going to select the "Austin 2009 Digital Download Sampler"...

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NEWS YOU CAN USE WEEK OF 4/28

In our weekly series, BandsOnABudget.com goes through the dregs to bring you the best in DIY focused news, tips, and advice on the topics of touring, marketing, promoting, social media, PR, & more.1. Do Traditional Tours Still Make Sense For Independent Artists?DIY Musician’s guest contributor Jason Schellhardt of Rukkus is taking...