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13 Years of Avant Music News


On April 29, 2003, I posted the first article on Avant Music News. My goal was to establish a single place on the net where one could go to find information on all sorts of interesting, off-beat music, with no … Continue reading

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How to Get Reviewed on Avant Music News and Other Trivia


Happy February. January 2016 was our most successful month yet, if you measure success in terms of web site traffic, social media coverage, and general interest. One of the side-effects of such “success” is that we have many, many more … Continue reading

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Arbitrary Milestones and the “Like”


I just noticed that we passed 3000 likes on Facebook. We have a commensurate number of followers on Twitter (~2830 as of today). While I’m not saying that this means much of anything other than 3000 people clicking on a … Continue reading

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12 Years of Avant Music News


Just a quick and non-sentimental note that we celebrate our 12th birthday today. I started AMN on April 29, 2003 as a way of providing information about types of interesting music that I thought was poorly represented in the media, … Continue reading

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Avant Music News 2015 Update


2014 was a record year for Avant Music News, in terms of postings, traffic, and overall busy-ness. We’re hoping 2015 continues in the same fashion. Just a few quick notes regarding random topics: We have new page on our top … Continue reading

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AMN Google+ Page


In addition to being able to follow us on Facebook and Twitter, you can now do so on Google+. Head over here to subscribe to our page.

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Eleven Years of Avant Music News


On April 29, 2003 I posted the first three articles on what would become Avant Music News. ¬†Eleven years later, we have 2475 followers on Facebook and 2100 on Twitter. ¬†We’ve published 18,260 articles, of which 234 are original reviews, … Continue reading

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