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Souvenirs: The Marketing Cycle Begins! Ralphe.co.nz

FYI: The REAL work (for me anyway) is just beginning. Working hard now on the 'marketing cycle' (typically the next 6months after a new release like this).I mean here I am awake since 4am (now 6am). Literally Round the clock guys! Just so you know I'm doing my best efforts 'in the background' working hard to compliment this release. A great youtube channel on PR I whatsappd you aboutBurstimo Agency: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCexjApxCp3sCEHZu4M33iOg .... also learned a thing or over the years with https://www.mmf.co.nz/ The sobering stat: 40K+ songs uploaded per DAY on spotify alone, so its only the most relentless, marketing and good music only go handinhand hey.... I have applied for some FM-frequency radio slots, and will be applying to KiwiHitDisc in June I been pitching to radio and every 4 hours when possible on https://www.submithub.com/ The 'story building' https://artists.spotify.com/c/artist/3Rw9QPeVlENPkYkTphc2x9/profile/about , and 'S

Souvenir (The Final song of new EP) Song Evolution in 7 years

The final song for the EP we are currently working on is the title track, Souvenir. Here is the story from origin to present. It is finally getting full band treatment and a reimagining in mid 2020, after first writing it mid November 2012. The very first blog spot regarding Souvenir, I was in 'deep' when in the mood of writing this "t he last 2 weeks have been really tough. I have had uncontrollable shakes of crying fits fearful of when/how and if I can pay to eat next week." https://ralphengle.blogspot.com/2012/11/delicate.html And demo Then it was sharing it with some friends, and here,  Souvenir Jam with mark n andy in uk when song  was 2days old according to YouTube  description And me jamming souvenir at home 3 years ago,  so this song, well, I've just lived with this song a long time    Excited to hear the 2020 revision? Well bookmark  www.ralphe.co.nz to be notified of release.   Only friend is newest song out of the E

Financial Disclosure May 2020 the cost of making a record (number revealed in post)

Hello blog readers (if any, if so be kind and tell me your reading by posting a comment will you? :) I write to you at 3am, but sometimes my brain is creative during these hours :) Sorry for the lengthy read... that's what a blog is for though right? Have you got a cup of tea while reading this? I just wanted to be transparent with how the new EP is coming along, we are almost finished with this project. Next EP I don't imagine to be for another year or two maybe. That's if I still have good songs in me. I write all the time, but you know, good songs, they just come to you when they come to you. A gift from the muse gods. I have decided to disclose to you with 'nothing to hide accountability policy' because honesty and real, are traights that I hold closely. I feel that money is 'energy' and some fans certainly helped me in my career and I am so ever thankful to be in this journey with you, slowly building my studio over the years to