MUSIC BUSINESS TRAINING

managing an independant music career

We’re a company dedicated to supporting musicians. We know how hard it is to gather all of the elements you need to come up with a successful release. We know that paying for expert help can be tough. A standard record label will have different departments for covering different areas of the business, including:

A&R / Business Affairs / Art Department / Production and Stock Control / Marketing and Promotion / Sales Reps / Orders and Warehousing / Accounts and Royalties / Online Strategy

With more than 30 years experience and ongoing daily involvement in the music industry, we can be your guide to setting up and running a successful music career. We can guide you through the whole cycle, from your creative process, building an image around your release, setting up all of your marketing channels, booking a tour and running your release campaign.

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What To Include On Your Onesheet

What Is A Onesheet A Onesheet is an A4 document that basically lets any promoters, venues and press guys see all of your important information at a glance. Usually it's created / updated to promote your new release and accompanying tour. The document is...

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The Music

  • songwriting
  • arranging
  • recording
  • mixing and mastering
  • full song production

The Infrastructure

  • band website
  • social media profiles
  • newsletter opt-in
  • band logo
  • band image

The Product

  • digital tracks
  • cd and vinyl
  • merchandise
  • free barcodes
  • UK chart eligible

Tour Booking

  • budgeting for a tour
  • choosing a route / venues
  • planning your show
  • what you need to take
  • how to monetise your tour

Distribution

  • digital distribution
  • physical distribution
  • video distribution
  • free ISRC codes
  • setting up your label

Promotion

  • tv and radio plugging
  • magazine and blog promo
  • press and pr
  • database registration
  • full release campaigns