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ReverbNation Discover | The fake band on the real tour

14th November 2018 | Music

ReverbNation Discover is the only place to discover fresh new artists, as well as to gain music industry insight and expertise on how to fulfil your music career ambitions – with help from ReverbNation’s platform for new artists and it’s expert insight into all different aspects of the music industry.

Listen to new episodes every other Friday, from 7pm (UK), only on W!ZARD Radio Station.


In the modern music industry it’s possible to reach fans all around the world – platforms such as Spotify, Apple Music and YouTube enable an artist to upload a single song and for fans in hundreds of countries to discover them.

But, touring is still hugely important and not much has changed in that world. In order to book a headline tour, you need to have fans in that territory. Nowadays, a lot of tour promoters and bookers use data from social media and streaming platforms to help determine where a tour should go… but, what if you buy fake followers and fudge the numbers?


That’s exactly what happened with the band Threatin. The booked a UK tour visiting venues such as famous London venue The Underworld based off of their social media numbers – which were faked. So, was it a surprise when only three fans showed up?

The band has now split mid-tour and the rest of their shows cancelled – but not before the news reached global media outlets.

On ReverbNation Discover, we used the example of Threatin to discuss the importance of creating an authentic fanbase… and the way to NOT get yourself booked for a tour.

Broadcasted exclusively worldwide on W!ZARD Radio Station.

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ReverbNation Discover | How important is styling to your music career?

14th November 2018 | Music

ReverbNation Discover is the only place to discover fresh new artists, as well as to gain music industry insight and expertise on how to fulfil your music career ambitions – with help from ReverbNation’s platform for new artists and it’s expert insight into all different aspects of the music industry.

Listen to new episodes every other Friday, from 7pm (UK), only on W!ZARD Radio Station.


On ReverbNation Discover we try to tackle a variety of elements that play into having a music career - and one of the crucially important elements is styling. This includes what you wear, your photography, logo and colour palette and it all plays into how you are positioned as an artist.

An artist's styling can become a trademark of their career. For example, Lady Gaga's period of wearing crazy outfits helped to make her a household name and an international pop star. But, many artists don't always appreciate the value of 'good' styling, or when is the right time to invest in your style.

On the latest "Questions & Answers" segment on ReverbNation Discover, we answered the listener-submitted question: How important is styling to your music career?

Listen to James Gilmore replying to the listener’s question and gain that crucial insight to push your music career ambitions in the clip below.

Broadcasted exclusively worldwide on W!ZARD Radio Station.

How important is styling to your music career?

James Gilmore replies to a listener questions - this week, he offers insight into the importance of investing in your styling. (5 minutes)

Interview with Big Zuu

13th November 2018 | Music

A man whose stock continues to rise. Ladies and Gentlemen introducing Ladbroke Grove’s Big Zuu.

From Grime Scene set’s, where Zuu’s bars would get numerous reloads, to becoming a well- respected radio host, it’s safe to say that Big Zuu is a very versatile character in the media.


Last month Zuu dropped his new project 'Content with Content' which features the hit single 'Fall Off' featuring BBK’s JME. A punchy project with a perfect blend of bars, which keep it true to Zuu, to bars that will continue to keep the fans raving, 'Content with Content' is definitely a project worth paying attention too.

Myles McCaulskey sat down with Big Zuu to talk about his new project, managing his radio and music career and other interesting topics along the way...

Broadcasted exclusively worldwide on W!ZARD Radio Station.

Interview with Big Zuu

Myles McCaulskey sits down with Big Zuu to talk about his new project Content With Content, managing his radio and music career and more. (17 minutes)