Social Media for the aspiring and incredibly busy musician can be a nightmare of research, data overload and a stealer of creative time.

This post looks at some new tools that might help in all those areas and make your online music promotion more of a breeze – a couple of these I will definitely be using.

It’s hard to keep up with all the tools available to help maximise Twitter and other social media platforms.

But, over the last few months I’ve been testing some of the new ones I’ve stumbled across, getting a feel for the ones that have the potential to be the most useful.

Here are the ones I’ll probably use more over the next 12 months and perhaps you might give ’em a whirl too…

Read the list of 11 here.