'Floating to the Fringe' inspires quirky music promotion
Blog by Louise Dodgson under Artist Managers, Live, Selling & Distributing Your Music
Promoting your music can require thinking outside of the box in order to stand out from every other band and artist doing the same, so we were extremely interested to hear more from Paul Thompson, a singer songwriter who has come up with a very unique way of spreading the word about his music.
He has converted a milk float to take him on his travels across the UK, performing along the way with support from a selection of emerging artists, and winding up at the Edinburgh Fringe for a 2 week residency which will also see him putting on workshops for other songwriters. This inspiring idea, which Paul has managed to gain Arts Council funding for, picqued our attention so we caught up with him to find out more…
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