This post was co-authored by Cameron Chapman, who writes a blog at Cameronchapman.com and is @cameron_chapman on Twitter, and Alec Feld, who authors a blog at alecfeld.com and is @alecfeld on Twitter.
As the industry changes, so have the methods by which music is promoted. Traditional marketing is being replaced by artists and bands using social media sites like Twitter () to engage fans, promote their work, and connect with others. The modern web and the future of the music industry seem almost inextricably intertwined in terms of marketing, listening, communicating, and purchasing. Twitter is one of the many ways for people to instantly and quickly communicate, and artists are taking advantage of its vast potential.
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