If you read this site often, you might remember Mr. Ron Mexico from an interview appearance in which he talked about music journalism and running a music blog. Today, he's back to let you know some of the things you may be doing to shoot yourself in the foot during your music promotion campaigns. Indeed, annoying a music journalist is a bad way to get the coverage you want. Journalists typically have a lot of say in what they cover, and when you're getting under their skins in all the wrong ways, it's not likely to be you. If you want to get reviews and interviews and such, Ron Mexico suggests you cease and desist with these three maddening habits.