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Venues, DJs, Singer-Songwriters, Rappers…

We’re called BandApp, but that doesn’t mean we’re just for bands. Facebook isn’t just about faces, Tumblr isn’t just a site about people’s favourite cups, no, we’re available to everyone; Venues, DJs, Singer-Songwriters, Rappers and any other kind of artist making a noise that people want to hear. So don’t be jealous of those gangs…

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BandApp Agenda

Great bands have agendas, a set of rules they live by that don’t hinder their creativity, but sharpen their message, and always push them forward in a unified sound and image that their fans can buy into. BandApp is built and run by musicians who know what its like to be in a band, and…

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Louder

Band App Agenda. 4. Be Louder

4. Be Louder Keep making BandApp better by listening to our Artists The best way to get heard is to ‘Be Louder’, we want BandApp to be the best, and for us, ‘being louder’ is about doing things better than everyone else. To make sure we’re always doing this we’re committed to listening to our…

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Band App Agenda. 3. Get Connected

3. Get Connected Build a connected community and marketplace for Artists Building an App is the easy bit, getting it to your fans is not difficult, but reaching a wider audience is where things start to get a little bit harder, that’s why we’ve built BandApp World. BAW is like Disney World, but there’s no…

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Band App Agenda. 2. Livin’ for Givin’

2. Livin’ for Givin’ Not to take from our Artists unnecessarily. BandApp is free, it’s free to build, free to distribute and you can create as many Apps as you like, and they’ll all be free. So build one for your band, build one for your experimental off-shoot project, and build one for the other…

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Band App Agenda 1. Push Things Forward.

Great bands have agendas, a set of rules they live by that don’t hinder their creativity, but sharpen their message, and always push them forward in a unified sound and image that their fans can buy into. BandApp is built and run by musicians who know what its like to be in a band, and…

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BandApp Blog Image II Look and feel Layered

Skin Set: Build a Stage

Some of you, are a little grubbier than others, I myself do not enjoy the feeling of clean washed hair, in fact I try to keep my shampooing down to around once a month. There’s no way I’m going bald, that’s what shampoo does to a man, have you ever seen a bald caveman? No…

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Skin Set: Dot Beep

Nobody said we couldn’t do this in 8-Bit, so we just did it. What are you going to do about it? This one’s going out to all you Boom Bippers, on the 808′s. the DRM’s. CR-78, MT-80, MFB’s and of course the SDS-5′s. Believe.

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BandApp Blog Image Look and feel

Yeah but, what does it look like?

So now you know what it does, you might be wondering what it actually looks like, for all you know it could look like the streaming code bit in the Matrix, or worse …MySpace. Above, you can see three screen shots of some demo Apps we’ve been playing about with. From the left there’s a…

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4. Be Huge

Be Huge Success is a millstone, and everyone hates you. People liked you where you were underground and now you’ve sold a billion records through BandApp everyone thinks you’re a prick. There’s not really much you can do about this, but as long as you did it the right way you can rest easy in…

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