Dave Cool

The Silver Comet: DIY Lessons from the 2012 Vans Warped Tour (video)

This is a guest post from Michael Brandvold, a music industry marketing consultant, speaker, and co-host of the Music Biz Weekly and Rock Star Branding podcasts. Below are some great video interviews that Michael conducted with the manager of Bandzoogle members The Silver Comet about lessons and experiences they learned preparing for the Vans Warp Tour. We thought you guys would enjoy seeing them:

This is a series of video interviews, nearly two hours, with Erinn Knight the manager of The Silver Comet who just returned from the 2012 Vans Warped Tour. The series of interviews will be all about the lessons and experiences they learned preparing for the tour and while on the road. I know there will be some great information for young bands about DIY survival. This is going to be really interesting. This is not a band with a TON of money, a BIG record deal… this is a band of talented kids who got a huge break and had to figure out how to survive and support themselves on the road in order to pursue their dream. This band could be any young band out there.

The Silver Comet website.
Contact Erinn:
Email: knight.erinn@gmail.com or Twitter

Erinn Knight discusses showcasing and being selected for the Vans Warped Tour.



Erinn Knight discusses funding for Vans Warped Tour.



Erinn Discusses Merchandising & Marketing on Vans Warped Tour.



Erinn Knight discusses post tour fan engagement from the Vans Warped Tour.


Posted by Dave Cool on 11/14/2012 | 0 comments

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