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Live Streaming and Live Dreaming

Growing up, my dad used to tell me, “Ryan, don’t be the guy drinking a pineapple mojito when everybody else is drinking IPAs. Don’t be the guy who shows up to a rainstorm in a t-shirt, and flip flops.” …I’m pretty sure my dad was borrowing from a Malcolm X quote, and butchering it badly, [...]

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The Definitive Guide to Selling Live Stream Tickets

The Guide This is the definitive guide to selling live stream tickets and maximizing your virtual show’s viewership, payout, and fan tips. Not sure where to start? Are you having a hard time figuring out the best promo plan for your live stream show? Today I’m going to show you exactly what to do. As [...]

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How to Keep Fans Coming Back for More Live Stream Performances

– Artists ask me all the time, “How do I get my Fans to keep coming back for more Live Stream performances?” The first mistake most artists make is, they see Live Stream performances as a novelty. So they do one, and then move on and never Live Stream again. Think of Live Stream gigs [...]

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Why Free Live Stream Performances Can Hurt Artists Long-Term

– Wait, what did Ryan from Afton just say? Free Live Stream performances can actually hurt independent and major artists in the long run? Yes, you read that right. Each Live Stream performance should have a specific goal in mind. There are times when incorporating a free Live Stream may be a good idea. But [...]

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Afton LiveStream: Built by musicians, FOR musicians!

Afton LiveStream Live streaming is not a new thing, but Covid-19 has exploded the demand for these types of services like never before. Here at Afton, we are adaptable and scrappy; as the music industry requires. The day our first event was canceled because of the corona virus, we began the planning and development of [...]