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No Facebook, no Twitter and no internet at home. How do you build a career or an image, or even worse a ‘brand’ as a musician these days without the tools that have become almost essential for musicians of all kinds? For Halifax-based musician Gianna Lauren, you use the extra time spent not on Twitter to actually get out and attend or play shows and be present in the local music scene. It may seem crazy, but Gianna is proof that talking to people and being part of a non-virtual community can be highly rewarding, refreshing and tons of fun.

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