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If you love listening to smooth jazz, you’ll love Smooth Jazz Magazine!

 

This national online bi-monthly publication is a complement to  smooth jazz radio stations that have millions of daily listeners.

 

Every issue is packed with full-color features and profiles of popular artists, disc jockeys and other industry personalities. Plus, in-depth coverage of concerts, jazz clubs, fashion styles, restaurants, reviews of new CD releases and a directory of smooth jazz radio station listings with frequencies and online music playing capabilities. Smooth Jazz Magazine also explores travel destinations with suggestions for fun and relaxation.

 

Smooth Jazz Magazine’s goal is to become the first word in Smooth Jazz, while its home page music players spins top artists such as Sade, Dave Koz, Norah Jones, George Benson, Natalie Cole, Kenny G, Diana Krall, B.B. King, Four Play, Grover Washington Jr., Enya, Down To The Bone, Phil Collins, Luther Vandross, Bob James, Celine Dion, Sting, Seal, Earth, Wind and Fire, Boney James, Anita Baker and the list goes on….  Let The Music Take You….

READERS:    Subscriber Study Demographic Highlights:
 
 
· Gender
 
· Home Ownership
51% Female
49% Male
 
77% own their home
67% are mortgage free
 
 
 
· Education
80% attended college+
 
· Age/Marital Status
 
 
40 years average age
40% Married
 
 
 
· Income
 
 
$75,000 average household income
 
 
 
 
· Readership
 

 

 

 65.4% save the entire issue

 80% account for all luxury travel

 27% spa membership

 86% made purchases by internet

 79.9% travel to concerts and festival over weekend

 43% purchase new domestic cars

 48% purchase new luxury cars

Artists Profile         

Concerts

Festivals

Jazz Venues                                                    

Promoters        

Radio Station          

Music Directors

Program Director                

Top DJ’s

Record Labels Executives 

Travel Destination /  City Spotlight

 

 

Additional Editorial Highlights:

        January/February: Grammy’s Preview, Cruises 
        March/April: Grammy Winners 
        May/June: Hotels and Spa 
        July/August: Summer Festivals 
        September/October: Sunday Brunches  
        November/December: Year In Pictures, Holiday Concerts 
 

     Departments:

       CD Releases 
       CD Reviews       

      Concert Listings             

      Festivals       

      Radio Stations 

 

RATES – Based upon un-audited readership of 40,000 issues

 
 
Color Process
  1X 3X 6X
1 Page $600 $400 $300
1/2 Page Horizontal only $475 $300 $200
1/3 Page Vertical only $350 $250 $150
1/4 Page $250 $150 $115
1/6 Page $185 $70 $50
 Website Horizontal and Vertical (3 months)                   $250
Cover
Inside Front (Cover 2) $1100 $900 $800
Inside Back (Cover 3) $950 $850 $750
Outside Back (Cover 4) $750 $625 $575
 

 

FULL PAGE  

1/2 PAGE  HORIZONTAL 

1/3 VERTICAL  

 1/4 PAGE   

1/6 PAGE    

  V – 160×600    H – 300×200

REFUND POLICY: No refunds will be issued due to changed of mind.  Pursuant to verbal or written agreement, deposits placed for ads shall be credited to advertiser for future placement. Deposits and quote shall remain valid for 60 days. Advertiser will be charge the difference in case of any new rate increases after the 60 days. Also, after 60 days all fees received will be forfeited unless an agreed upon extension are approved.

Insert and bind-in card rates, mechanical requirements, and shipping information available upon request.

 Agency Commission: 15% of gross to recognized agencies.

 

All advertisements are accepted and published by the Publisher upon the representation that the agency and/or advertiser is authorized to publish the entire contents and subject matter thereof. In consideration of the Publisher’s acceptance of such advertisements the agency and/or advertiser will indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Publisher from any claim and all loss, expense, or liability arising out of the publication of any advertising copy printed or published including, but not limited to, those arising from libel, plagiarism, copyright infringement, violations of right of privacy, or any other claim suit.

 

Dates:Issue and Closing Dates

 

Issue Space Deadline Material Due On Sale
January/February Dec 7 Dec 10 Jan 16
March/April Feb 3 Feb 7 Mar 5
May/June Apr 7 Apr 12 May 5
July/August Jun 7 Jun 11 Jul 7
Sep/Oct Aug 9 Aug 13 Sep 5
Nov/Dec Oct 6 Oct 13 Nov 5

Materials Should Be Sent To

Smooth Jazz Magazine 

3751 Motor Ave.
Suite #34531
Los Angeles, CA 0034

Phone: (310) 323.9950
E-mail: advertise@smoothjazzmag.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

           

 

SPECS:  Mechanical Requirements

 
Full Size Live Area Bleed Trim (inches)
Full Page 7 x 10 8-1/8 x 10-3/4 8 x10-1/2
Facing Spread 15 x 10 16-1/4 x 10-3/4 16 x 10-1/2
2/3 Vertical 4-5/8 x 10 5-3/8 x 10-3/4 5-1/4 x 10-1/2
1/2 Horizontal 7 x 4-3/4 8-1/8 x 5-1/4 8 x 5-1/8
1/2 Digest 4-5/8 x 7 5-3/8 x 7-3/4 5-1/4 x 7-5/8
1/2 Junior Spread 15 x 4-3/4 16-1/4 x 5-1/4 16 x 5-1/8
1/3 Vertical 2-1/4 x 10 2-15/16 x 10-3/4 2-13/16x 10-1/2
1/3 Square 4-5/8 x 4-3/4 5-3/8 x 5-1/4 5-1/4 x 5-1/8
1/4 Page 3-3/8 x 4-3/4 ———— ————
1/6 Vertical 2-1/4 x 4-3/4 ———— ————
 
 
Materials Should Be Sent To
 
Smooth Jazz Magazine, Inc.
ATTN: Art Department
3715 Midvale Avenue.
Suite #6
Los Angeles, CA 90034

E-mail:

advertise@smoothjazzmag.com
OVERVIEW

If you love listening to smooth jazz, you’ll love Smooth Jazz Magazine!

 

This national online bi-monthly publication is a complement to  smooth jazz radio stations that have millions of daily listeners.

 

Every issue is packed with full-color features and profiles of popular artists, disc jockeys and other industry personalities. Plus, in-depth coverage of concerts, jazz clubs, fashion styles, restaurants, reviews of new CD releases and a directory of smooth jazz radio station listings with frequencies and online music playing capabilities. Smooth Jazz Magazine also explores travel destinations with suggestions for fun and relaxation.

 

Smooth Jazz Magazine’s goal is to become the first word in Smooth Jazz, while its home page music players spins top artists such as Sade, Dave Koz, Norah Jones, George Benson, Natalie Cole, Kenny G, Diana Krall, B.B. King, Four Play, Grover Washington Jr., Enya, Down To The Bone, Phil Collins, Luther Vandross, Bob James, Celine Dion, Sting, Seal, Earth, Wind and Fire, Boney James, Anita Baker and the list goes on….  Let The Music Take You….

READERS
READERS:    Subscriber Study Demographic Highlights:
 
 
· Gender
 
· Home Ownership
51% Female
49% Male
 
77% own their home
67% are mortgage free
 
 
 
· Education
80% attended college+
 
· Age/Marital Status
 
 
40 years average age
40% Married
 
 
 
· Income
 
 
$75,000 average household income
 
 
 
 
· Readership
 

 

 

 65.4% save the entire issue

 80% account for all luxury travel

 27% spa membership

 86% made purchases by internet

 79.9% travel to concerts and festival over weekend

 43% purchase new domestic cars

 48% purchase new luxury cars

EDITORIALS

Artists Profile         

Concerts

Festivals

Jazz Venues                                                    

Promoters        

Radio Station          

Music Directors

Program Director                

Top DJ’s

Record Labels Executives 

Travel Destination /  City Spotlight

 

 

Additional Editorial Highlights:

        January/February: Grammy’s Preview, Cruises 
        March/April: Grammy Winners 
        May/June: Hotels and Spa 
        July/August: Summer Festivals 
        September/October: Sunday Brunches  
        November/December: Year In Pictures, Holiday Concerts 
 

     Departments:

       CD Releases 
       CD Reviews       

      Concert Listings             

      Festivals       

      Radio Stations 

 

RATES

RATES – Based upon un-audited readership of 40,000 issues

 
 
Color Process
  1X 3X 6X
1 Page $600 $400 $300
1/2 Page Horizontal only $475 $300 $200
1/3 Page Vertical only $350 $250 $150
1/4 Page $250 $150 $115
1/6 Page $185 $70 $50
 Website Horizontal and Vertical (3 months)                   $250
Cover
Inside Front (Cover 2) $1100 $900 $800
Inside Back (Cover 3) $950 $850 $750
Outside Back (Cover 4) $750 $625 $575
 

 

FULL PAGE  

1/2 PAGE  HORIZONTAL 

1/3 VERTICAL  

 1/4 PAGE   

1/6 PAGE    

  V – 160×600    H – 300×200

REFUND POLICY: No refunds will be issued due to changed of mind.  Pursuant to verbal or written agreement, deposits placed for ads shall be credited to advertiser for future placement. Deposits and quote shall remain valid for 60 days. Advertiser will be charge the difference in case of any new rate increases after the 60 days. Also, after 60 days all fees received will be forfeited unless an agreed upon extension are approved.

Insert and bind-in card rates, mechanical requirements, and shipping information available upon request.

 Agency Commission: 15% of gross to recognized agencies.

 

All advertisements are accepted and published by the Publisher upon the representation that the agency and/or advertiser is authorized to publish the entire contents and subject matter thereof. In consideration of the Publisher’s acceptance of such advertisements the agency and/or advertiser will indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Publisher from any claim and all loss, expense, or liability arising out of the publication of any advertising copy printed or published including, but not limited to, those arising from libel, plagiarism, copyright infringement, violations of right of privacy, or any other claim suit.

DATES

 

Dates:Issue and Closing Dates

 

Issue Space Deadline Material Due On Sale
January/February Dec 7 Dec 10 Jan 16
March/April Feb 3 Feb 7 Mar 5
May/June Apr 7 Apr 12 May 5
July/August Jun 7 Jun 11 Jul 7
Sep/Oct Aug 9 Aug 13 Sep 5
Nov/Dec Oct 6 Oct 13 Nov 5

Materials Should Be Sent To

Smooth Jazz Magazine 

3751 Motor Ave.
Suite #34531
Los Angeles, CA 0034

Phone: (310) 323.9950
E-mail: advertise@smoothjazzmag.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

           

 

SPECS

SPECS:  Mechanical Requirements

 
Full Size Live Area Bleed Trim (inches)
Full Page 7 x 10 8-1/8 x 10-3/4 8 x10-1/2
Facing Spread 15 x 10 16-1/4 x 10-3/4 16 x 10-1/2
2/3 Vertical 4-5/8 x 10 5-3/8 x 10-3/4 5-1/4 x 10-1/2
1/2 Horizontal 7 x 4-3/4 8-1/8 x 5-1/4 8 x 5-1/8
1/2 Digest 4-5/8 x 7 5-3/8 x 7-3/4 5-1/4 x 7-5/8
1/2 Junior Spread 15 x 4-3/4 16-1/4 x 5-1/4 16 x 5-1/8
1/3 Vertical 2-1/4 x 10 2-15/16 x 10-3/4 2-13/16x 10-1/2
1/3 Square 4-5/8 x 4-3/4 5-3/8 x 5-1/4 5-1/4 x 5-1/8
1/4 Page 3-3/8 x 4-3/4 ———— ————
1/6 Vertical 2-1/4 x 4-3/4 ———— ————
 
 
Materials Should Be Sent To
 
Smooth Jazz Magazine, Inc.
ATTN: Art Department
3715 Midvale Avenue.
Suite #6
Los Angeles, CA 90034

E-mail:

advertise@smoothjazzmag.com

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