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Afton Freestyle Contest

Freestyle Contest Freestyle Contest It has been awhile since our last contest but we are very excited about this one! We will be having our first ever Afton Freestyle Contest. We are taking entries from now until to August 23rd! Freestyle Prize The first place winner will receive $100 to the MyAfton store where we [...]

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Afton Emerging Artist: Jay Elle

Jay Elle Get to Know Emerging Artist Jay Elle My name is Jay Elle and I reside in New York City. I started playing guitar when I was a teenager. I played with bands in high school and continued on from there. Initially, I was more focused on playing guitar and singing and then I [...]

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Is Afton “Pay to Play”?

Is Afton Pay to Play? The Ugliest Words in the Business Three of the ugliest words in the music industry are “PAY TO PLAY”. For a new musician or artist, or even seasoned veterans, finding out a potential show falls under the umbrella of a “pay to play” gig causes concern. What is “Pay to [...]

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Afton Contest for March

Here at Afton we like to have contests that our artists can be a part of, so they have an additional way of showing off their talents to the world. As of now we have new contests every other month and soon we hope to have them monthly. Check out our current contest below. Afton [...]

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Does Afton Pocket All The Money?

Does Afton Pocket All the Money? No. No We Don’t. The Long and Short of It From time to time we hear from upset artists we work with who say we are getting the lion’s share of the money made from the shows we book. I know what you mean. It’s easy to look at [...]