Think it’s because the editor really loves their music? Maybe.
But when it comes to putting together a print publication, the visuals are just as important as the text. If you don’t have a decent (read: interesting, cool, vibey, crisp, not your iPhone) photo of your band, chances are you’ll never get picked for that coveted big feature.
Out of all the music being selected to feature, a lot of times the band with the best photo gets the most ink.
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