The Art of Selling

The Art of Selling “It’s not a ‘cause!’ I don’t think six and a half thousand Africans dying everyday from a preventable, treatable disease like aids is a cause. I think that’s an emergenc...

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Afton Summer Contest Winners

This summer we ran contests for our active artists! We just wanted to take a minute to thank everyone who participated, and let you know that we have a lot more where these came from! On that note, we wanted to recognize our winners and share a little more about them: Born Soul [...]

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Afton Emerging Artist: Vudu

We got a chance to catch up with one of our young and bright upcoming stars: Vudu! We asked them to tell us a little about themself, how they got started, and where they are going with all of it. Here is what they had to say:   – Tell us a little about yourself  [...]

Talking About promotion

Shorty Mack gets a shout out for their Afton Show!

Los Angeles based Shorty Mack got a really cool feature on Digital Journal! DJ does a great job covering information on his recent release, influences, path to success and history as a musician. Coming from the now burgeoning rap scene in Seattle, WA, he has a very accessible sound that you should not miss if [...]

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Afton’s Perfect List

Afton’s Perfect List Whether you are grocery shopping, Instagramming, making an artist bio, heading over to Ikea to check out that new window merchandising of lamps, or you’re Mrs. Claus hassling your hubby Santa before the holidays, you’re going to make a list. Maybe even check it twice. As an artist, I know making a [...]

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How Afton Helps

How Afton Helps We got some great feedback from some of our artists over the past couple of weeks. Afton provides a wide variety of services and opportunities, so we wanted to hear what was working for people. Whether its crowdfunding for a new project, getting in the right headspace to create, or simply making [...]

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Afton Emerging Artist: Sam Sullivan

Emerging Afton Artist: Sam Sullivan Sam Sullivan is one of the talented emerging artists that Afton has booked in Salt Lake City, UT. She’s only 16 and has a lot to say about why creating meaningful music is so important. We’re so happy to provide booking opportunities, resources, and support for unsigned artists! Every major [...]

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CROWD FUNDING: Where do you start?

Unfortunately, we all can’t be Regis Philbin from “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?”. Nephelococcygia is the practice of doing what? A. Finding shapes in clouds B. Sleeping with your eyes open C. Breaking glass with your voice D. Swimming in freezing water For those of you without a falsetto range, don’t worry. The answer [...]