Two stories on NPR this morning backed up the value of shameless self-promotions.
2. The story of Nate Mott.
He took a chance and sent a CD to NPR. Did they throw it away? Heck no. He got an interview and airplay on national radio! As I recall, he told the story of apologizing for promoting himself and the person he directed his apology to said there was no need. The business is ALL ABOUT self-promotions.
Nate not only had a track that NPR liked, he also had a great story about growing up in a rustic cabin in Vermont.
I could easily live without television, but I’m almost certain I’d go into a tailspin without NPR. I hope you support your local National Public Radio station.