New social networking website helps indie artists

Music Lunge is a social networking site designed to help Indie and Major artists with business consulting, development, music publishing, radio distribution and song mastering. Music Lunge provides live consultations to their members to help them reach the next level. With Music Lunge, subscribers have the best features of the popular social networking sites, combined …
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Company launches turnkey multimedia marketing system

Cutting or eliminating a marketing budget can be fatal for small and big businesses alike. When companies struggle, it’s marketing that often gets the ax, making it all the more difficult to attract new customers and build revenue. However, more and more business-owners are grasping the dire consequences of such actions and now exploring ways …
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Improve your book sales with Amazon’s new program – AmazonEncore

Even great books can be overlooked. Amazon customers raved over “Legacy,” a self-published novel by 16-year-old Cayla Kluver, with customer review titles such as “loved it, loved it,” “rich lyrical tapestry and story” and “breathtaking in scope and execution!” Despite winning several prizes from literary groups and accolades like this from readers, Kluver’s debut novel …
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Music artist promotion via the iPhone?

The Orchard, which specializes in music and video entertainment, announced yesterday that a comprehensive iPhone Apps program is being made available to its artist and label clients as a method of driving promotional strategy and increasing artist revenue. Orchard has tapped Fluidesign, the creative company behind a new developer program called Mobile Roadie, as its …
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Break Media launches Creative Lab for online content development

Break Media, the Internet’s premier entertainment community for men, today announced highlights of its growth in 2008, as well as the formation of an internal development and production organization named the “Creative Lab.” This new team, consisting of proven writers, directors and producers, will be dedicated to creating original content on behalf of branded advertisers …
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Retail kiosks in the spotlight

Kiosk Industries announced a full roster of kiosks from Eport Systems and Kiosk Entertainment, premiering at the KioskCom Self Service Expo, at the Jacob K. Javits Center in New York City, today and tomorrow. The KioskCom Kiosk built-in video camera records a short video greeting by visiting guests and emails it to friends…co-workers or family. …
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Digital Publishing & Advertising Conference info

The Digital Publishing & Advertising Conference will bring together the leading figures in media, marketing, publishing, and technology to discuss the exploding digital content and advertising industry, exploring the new frontiers of “digital” for all content providers, agencies, and marketers. DPAC will help big and small media and content companies, full-service agencies, and brands get …
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Web 3.0 self-publishing service for game developers launches

ECD Systems today announced at the Game Developers Conference that the Revolution Games Network has signed dozens of developers from all around the world. RGNgames.com is the industry’s first self-publishing gaming portal and social networking community for game developers and avid gamers. Game developers are invited to join the Revolution Games Network, now in beta …
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Diversity in Communications Career Expo coming

The Diversity in Communications Career Expo will feature career opportunities in the television, communications, entertainment and digital media industries. Key decision makers from over 30 companies looking to meet, greet and hire multi-ethnic professionals at various levels, will be in attendance. The event will be held on Tuesday, September 16, 2008, from 2:00 – 6:00 pm, …
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Google breaks into TV, allowing more businesses to buy TV advertising

NBC Universal (NBCU) is teaming up with Google to form a strategic multi-year advertising, research and technology partnership. The two companies will work together to develop more effective advertising metrics, attract non-traditional advertising partners to NBCU and incorporate self-service buying opportunities through the Google TV Ads advertising platform. On the national level, NBCU will offer …
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Musicians get exposure during movie theater intermissions

I was watching Pineapple Express on Saturday, and noticed that before the coming attractions began, the intermission service that AMC Theaters uses, Cinema Sounds, offers bands the opportunity to showcase their tracks during film intermissions. Now before you go all bongo over the prospect of being heard by millions, keep in mind this is not …
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Superdistribution software to change the game for digital entertainment

A breakthrough system of superdistribution to freely share copyrighted material over the Internet via digital containers is rolling out today, aiming to change the way content owners deliver and profit from distributing television, games, books, movies and music entertainment over the Internet. Santa Monica-based Digital Containers, a software company providing superdistribution of online content for …
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Event Design Summit

DESCRIPTION This event was created by the editors of industry bible Event Design Magazine. It’s the only conference that looks at the intersection of experience design and business. A multi-disciplinary view that connects all the pieces of experience design to improve the performance and effectiveness of your creative team and the way you service clients. …
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