From: fRoots [ads_at_frootsmag_dot_com]
Sent: 08 March 2010
Subject: Advertising in fRoots
May edition R
ADVERTISING IN THE MAY
Issue 323 of the leading folk, roots &
world music magazine
Tuesday 16th March is final
booking deadline (an email to
ads_at_frootsmag_dot_com is best, or call (+44) (0)20 8340 9651). Last date
for receipt of all digital artwork - email to copy_at_frootsmag_dot_com -
is Friday 19th March.
Publication date is 22nd April. Subscribers will start to receive theirs
from around 17th April.
* On the cover, Bellowheads's
frontman Jon Boden as he hits the road once again for another tour of his
highly acclaimed solo project The Remnant Kings. One of many great features in
the May issue, along with our unrivalled news coverage, extensive reviews and
Festivals! Our giant April Festival issue, posting to subscribers
tomorrow, once again shows the recession-beating buoyancy of the scene. The
annual festival diary goes online tomorrow as well, with nearly 400 events
listed this year (organisers - check your FREE entry!). Festival organisers have
taken the trouble to tell us about audience research which shows that of all the
mags they advertise in, fRoots is the one which produces best results for
ticket sales and event awareness.
We launched a full digital edition of fRoots last summer as an
economic subscription alternative and it has been drawing interest and
subscribers from all over the world. See a full free-view demo version of a
digital back issue via our web site front page http://www.frootsmag.com .
* All adverts that appear in the print edition of
fRoots are carried in identical form in the digital edition AT NO EXTRA
COST, including working web links on all adverts of 1/4 page size and
for rates & discounts, sizes, technical specs, stats
See http://www.frootsmag.com/shop/sub/ for secure subscribing on
* We have maximum 28 percent crossover readership with any
other music magazine. With fRoots you really do reach the long-term
committed folk, roots and world music audience and opinion-formers that no other
magazine gets to.
* Don't think of fRoots as a purely UK magazine. We take you
around the world - 40 percent of our readership is outside the UK. And this
worldwide readership - who buy on average more than 50 CDs each a year! - is
incredibly internet-wise: you don't need UK or international export distribution
in order to sell to them.
* And . . . the pound falling again can be good news for you! For
non-UK advertisers our advertising and subscription rates are now effectively
CHEAPER than before! And meanwhile, UK advertisers will find their prices
more attractive to our many overseas readers. Go for it!
FREE NEWS LISTINGS: We list
information on May events in the news section of this issue. We need it
by Wednesday 24th March. Send your full press release to
news_at_frootsmag_dot_com If you have hi-res (300ppi) colour JPEGs of
artists participating, send them to
Gina Jennings, Advertising Manager
Local Music From Out There . . .
fRoots, PO Box 337, London N4 1TW, England
(Int +44) (0)20 8340 9651
fax: (Int +44)
(0)20 8348 5626
The first and foremost folk, roots & world music monthly
magazine celebrates its 31st anniversary in June 2010.
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