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Weezer is Back to Being an “Indie Band”?

WeezerAfter sixteen years with Geffen Records, Weezer has decided to leave the label. They are determined to write songs and promote CD’s on their own.

The band is planning to release B-side tracks for their fans as their first project.

What does this mean for the indie movement?

Indie bands can follow a solid business model if Weezer can be successful with their move. They are planning to do things on their own, according to an interview by bassist Scott Shriner by Billboard Magazine.

We have covered stories about bands like Third Eye Blind and Counting Crows taking the independent route. These bands could have signed with major labels, but took a new approach to the music industry.

Third Eye Blind Finds Their Identity Becoming Indie

3ebThird Eye Blind had their time in the mainstream spotlight, but wanted to continue to make music. Embracing all the internet, music industry and technological resources that have been able to brand their name once again.

What do you do when you feel like your business has lost its identity?

Members of the band “Third Eye Blind” know that situation all too well. After years in the mainstream, they took back control of their brand by going independent.

Check out the video feature on MSNBC here.

Third Eye Blind Offer A CD Package For Ursa Major

3ebThird Eye Blind have photos on their Web site of the amazing CD and vinyl packaging for Ursa Major, which was just released. The package of the CD provides: 20 page booklet, lyrics, multi-fold eco-sensitive pack and more.

Ursa Major was the #1 selling album iTunes the day of its release and continues to be top digital download.

Taking advantage of online marketing techniques while entering the independent music world, Third Eye Blind has encompassed the self-marketing operations for their first indie album.

Third Eye Blind Stream Ursa Major On Myspace

3ebThird Eye Blind is giving fans a sneak peak of their full-length album, Ursa Major, on their Myspace profile  due out Aug. 18 on Mega Collider Records.

Taking advantage of online marketing techniques while entering the independent music world, Third Eye Blind has encompassed the self-marketing operations for their first indie album.

After 3 best-selling CD releases, Third Eye Blind has decided to utilize the independent music movement for their fourth release, Ursa Major.

Best Buy Live Offers Third Eye Blind Show Access

3ebSave and get free shipping on Third Eye Blind’s new release, Ursa Major, and get access to a free show on Thursday, August 20, 2009, at the Crash Mansion in New York City. This offer is valid with the pre-order purchase of a vinyl or CD version at Best Buy.com.

Already taking advantage of online marketing techniques while entering the independent music world, Third Eye Blind, has set a date for their first indie album, which is Tuesday, August 18th. The album is titled Ursa Major and will be released under the Mega Collider Records label.

Third Eye Blind To Play Good Morning America

3ebThird Eye Blind will be performing on the summer concert series on July 17. Usually, signed acts are only set to play for the morning show, but 3eb is showing that a band can maintain its stay-power after leaving a major label.

Central Park opens to the public at 6 a.m. and audience members will be permitted to enter the park starting then. Concerts are free and open to the public. Entrance is on a first-come, first-served basis, so arrive at 6 a.m.