Category Archives: Business

Locusic for Businesses

There’s now a business version of Locusic with a customer-friendly playlist to delight your patrons and coworkers! You know how when you go into a bar, restaurant, coffee shop, grocery store, or elevator there’s music playing in the background? If … Continue reading

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Upload Enabled Across Iowa

We just enable “upload” for the entire state of Iowa. Now All musicians and bands in Iowa (not just central IA) with original music can setup a profile (for free) at http://Locusic.com The player functionality of Locusic is still only live in … Continue reading

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Why Isn’t Local Music Celebrated More?

Someone recently asked my opinion on an article related to branding and local music. The article discussed a local ad campaign in South Africa called “Shout SA”. It was focused on speaking out against violence and improving the perception of … Continue reading

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How to Make the World a Better Place

The Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) West campus is hosting a ton of speakers this week (March 5-8, 2012) for what they call Innovation Week, or iWeek. The idea is to discuss the importance of creativity and innovation skills … Continue reading

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Join the Team!

We’re looking for band recruitment volunteers and interns. Get involved in making Locusic even bigger and better than it is now! Contact Jake Kerber at jake@locusic.com if you’re interested.

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Expanding to the Twin Cities

Last week we started the process to launch Locusic in the Twin Cities (Minneapolis and St. Paul area in Minnesota). Upload is enabled, and the Player will be enabled soon. Like in central Iowa, the Twin Cities live area covers a … Continue reading

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Crossroads Midwest

Last Thursday and Friday (Nov. 10-11, 2011) I had the opportunity to attend the Crossroads Midwest Entertainment Conference. The sessions were great and the music showcase on Thursday night was excellent. We had fun showing off Locusic and streaming local (central Iowa) … Continue reading

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Launch Party Sponsors – Thanks!

We’d like to give a very special “thank you” to our sponsors for our launch party tonight: The Greater Des Moines Partnership – an organization that focuses on economic and community development in the Des Moines metro area. iapps24 – Mobile … Continue reading

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My Picks for Battle of the Brands 2

Lessing Flynn is running a March Madness style tournament bracket pitting Iowa brands against each other. Their four “regions” are Legends, Leaders, Randoms, and Tech Startups. Silicon Prairie News helped pick the brands for the Tech Startup section, and Locusic … Continue reading

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