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Americana Music Association - The Americana Music Festival & Conference brings together artists and industry professionals for four days of music and education. The event takes place September 20-26, 2016, in Nashville, TN. The conference features numerous panels, seminars and more, proudly providing Nashville's most educational music industry forum and covering the interests and needs of artists, managers, labels, radio stations, publishers, agents, promoters, retailers, legal and business affairs executives, merchandisers and new media professionals. By night, AmericanaFest features over 180 evening showcases held at multiple downtown music venues and a ticket to the critically acclaimed Honors and Awards show at the Ryman Auditorium. For more information visit americanamusic.org.

 

Americana Rhythm Magazine - Americana Rhythm Magazine (www.AmericanaRhythm.com) bridges the genre's with it's broad Americana themed Indie/Roots/Bluegrass/Folk coverage - offering print and digital coverage to fans and musicians. Founded in 2005, their loyal reader base of over 15,000 reaches regional, national, and international music lovers. Their Integrated Music Media package (www.IntegratedMusicMedia.com) is a fantastic and affordable way for artists to reach our niche' specific audience in a multifaceted approach that highlights not just their music, but also the stories behind the music.

 

APRA AMCOS - APRA AMCOS is a key business partner to Australasian music creators. We represent over 95,000 members who are songwriters, composers and music publishers. We license organizations to play, perform, copy or record our members’ music, and we distribute the royalties to our members. As a world-leading organization invested in the future of music, APRA AMCOS enables music creators and customers to maximise the value music brings to business and life. We achieve this through a simple and effective licensing framework, and providing holistic industry support – from education, to live music, export, creators’ rights advocacy and recognition through our high profile awards and events program.

 

ArtTracks.com - ArtTracks.com, a new cloud-based, audio to video creation tool, is seeking artists, musicians, songwriters, DJs, and producers as a part of its early access beta program. With ArtTracks, you can quickly and easily generate beautiful video versions of your sound recordings automatically, for distribution, marketing, and monetization on video, social, and mobile platforms. In today's 'Age of Visual Culture' if you're not seen, then you most likely will not be heard. Try out their new product before its worldwide launch. Request your invite now and attractively compete for eyeballs, grow your audience, and engage your fan base with content regularly.

 

Bands For Hire - Bands For Hire are a live entertainment agency in the UK offering a wide range of local wedding bands in every corner of the country. From swing bands, acoustic bands and rock ’n’ roll bands to 80s tribute bands, soul bands and modern pop function bands. We work alongside a broad range of musicians in every county including Cheshire, Yorkshire, Hampshire, Lancashire and more.

 

Beyond The Stage - Beyond The Stage is a digital, U.S. based magazine that has covered every genre and focus in the music industry. From mainstream pop music to your favorite local band, we focus on learning what you want to know about your favorite artists and bringing those answers to you. With concert galleries, reviews, interviews and so much more, we're always looking for the next big thing in music. Beyond The Stage is published every forty-five days and has featured a number of artists, from Jordan Fisher to Nathan Sykes to Kelsea Ballerini and so much more.

 

Britznbeatz - Britznbeatz is an online music discovery publication which features emerging music artists of all genres from all over the world. We offer the very best in music news, reviews, events, venues and exclusive music interviews.


 

 

Brooklyn Roads - Brooklyn Roads is an all music digital magazine that features editorial on artists, businesses or individuals who are from or connected to Brooklyn and have made a positive contribution to the art of music culture and the quality of life. In 2018, Brooklyn Roads expects to implement more cutting edge enhancements to our innovative digital multi-device platform, with exclusive artist features and  promotions to expand our global marketing presence.

 

Cari Cole - Cari Cole is one of the most respected and in-demand Celebrity Vocal Coaches, Artist Development Experts and New Music Business Mentors in the industry. She has worked with some of the biggest names in music. Her client list includes multiple Grammy winners, legendary rock stars, major and indie label artists and thousands of independent artists. She helps musicians find their voice, build their brand and create successful careers in music. To find out more about Cari and to get her free Vocal Road Warrior 3-part series on how to keep your voice healthy while you are out conquering your tour, visit her website/blog: www.caricole.com.

 

Country Music News International - Keep up to date with your favorite country stars by reading the Country Music News International. Over the years, CMNI has conducted hundreds of interviews with many of the biggest names in country music as well as hopeful newcomers working to build a career. CMNI has also interviewed people behind the scenes who make the country music business work...songwriters, publishers, producers and engineers. CMNI offers a fascinating journey through the country music industry that you won't find anywhere else.  Visit often and learn about the stars of yesterday, today and tomorrow. 

 

Cre•8 Music Academy - Cre•8 Music Academy offers four expansive individual music production courses through a unique partnership with Westlake Recording Studios (Michael Jackson, Rihanna, The Chainsmokers, Zedd, Imagine Dragons). These courses provide the essential aspects of music production used each day by industry professionals. Access to the Academy's recording studio and new production workstations, hands-on projects, 15 hours of indepth classroom instruction and written materials are included in each course.  

 

Da Insider Magazine - Da Insider Magazine is one of the hottest online publications dedicated to featuring talented, unsigned artists and giving them an opportunity for exposure.  They feature singers, rappers, bands, producers, DJs, models, fashion and more!  Their featured artists are from all over the nation and even international locations as well.  They take pride in showcasing talent and giving them the platform they deserve in a quality magazine.  Readers can also learn "need-to-know" information about the music industry, and even get the scoop on some established musicians already making their mark.  Visit www.daindustryinsider.com for more info on Da Insider Magazine, and check out Da Industry Insider's exclusive showcase event calendar, a listing of the hottest showcases and open mics happening in NYC! 

 

EDM Joy - EDM Joy Media Limited, international music/media company, is one of the world’s largest EDM media outlets as well as a label collective with over 200 tracks and over 40 artists on its roster. Founded in 2015, EDM Joy's goal is to give people the latest in EDM by publishing daily articles that fans actually care about. With coverage spanning over a combination of news, interviews, releases, rising talent and more, they try to be as inclusive as they can be for all genres, artists, and venues in the EDM industry. EDM Joy also has a well-known and well developed SoundCloud network which has over 1.3 million followers in total across all channels and labels. In addition to this, the company has a fresh but well and fast growing Spotify profile with accompanying widely successful Spotify playlists. Moreover, there are over a thousand unique visitors to EDMJoy.com every day and rising fast. 

 

Eventric - Eventric software is designed specifically for professionals who make their living on the road. Our applications and online services are constantly refined based on real-world experience and user feedback. Our users are out on the road right now, making live events happen. Join the top professionals in the music and touring industry and give Master Tour or Live Access Ticketing a try today for a 30-day free trial.  

 

Folk Alliance International - Folk Alliance International - Celebrating 30 years of community and song. Register now for Folk Alliance International’s Conference, the world’s largest gathering of the folk music industry and community. Discounted “Fall Rate” is available until November 30.  FAI’s 30th annual event (February 14-18, 2018) draws 2,700 registrants from 27 countries and is known for its community atmosphere, business-networking opportunities with emerging talent, touring legends, festivals, venue bookers, agents, managers, media, and music industry reps who attend the conference. Join FAI in honoring the past three decades of growth and activity, as well as the broader story of folk music during that time. It will feature special presentations from Richard Thompson and Mary Chapin Carpenter (who will also headline the Kansas City Folk Festival). Contact fai@folk.org for more information. www.folkconference.org

 

HipHopZilla - Hiphopzilla.com is a hip-hop discovery experience. We curate what's happening and who's trending by the minute from over 1500 sources, keeping our fingers on the pulse of hip-hop so that you never miss a beat.  Our platform provides, real-time, worldwide, hip-hop culture in a timeline-based media stream. Fashion, music, movies, sports, politics, art and tech, merging the traditional pillars of hip-hop with the new.  We aim to be the #1 source of news, entertainment and discovery for the hip-hop lover in all of us.

 

Illinois Entertainer - Illinois Entertainer - Smashing Pumpkins. Kanye West. Common. Twister. Hawthorne Heights. Fall Out Boy. Chicago's legendary Illinois Entertainer (IE) was one of the first magazine's in Chi-Town to cover and offer critical insight on these Windy City homegrown acts. Bottom line, IE has reviewed over 17,000 local demos and local bands since our inception in 1975. No other regional music magazine covers regional music like IE.

 

Indie Band Guru - Indie Band Guru is an online music magazine geared toward emerging independent artists.  Since 2011, the Guru has been putting a spotlight on great new music as well as providing career advice for hard-working, independent musicians.  Indie Band Guru is now offering Virtual Artist Management services to help these artists build sustainable careers and get the exposure they deserve. Indie Band Guru has the Knowledge to get you Known!  

 

Jesus Freak Hideout - Jesus Freak Hideout is one of the largest and longest running online sources for Christian music, having ambitiously launched in 1996. JFH continues to provide the latest in the Christian music industry daily, offering an extensive database of news, reviews, artist information and more that has continued to grow for over 20 years. JFH also extends past the world of Christian music to offer reviews of some of Hollywood's biggest movies, as well as provide more ministry-focused content like original devotionals written by acclaimed author J.M. Farro.

 

KC Cafe Radio - Since 2008, KC Café Radio has been playing The World's Finest Original Music to fans of independent music 24 hours-a-day, via its website, kccaferadio.com.  Similar in nature to the music that might be heard in your local coffee shop, music presented on KC Cafe Radio range in style from Folk, Americana and Country, to Rock, Blues, Jazz and International styles.

 

Merch Cat - Merch Cat is a one stop solution to merch sales and inventory management. Designed for the live performing artist, the app enables users to turn their stagefront into a successful storefront. Merch Cat was designed with a sleek look and intuitive user experience that would appeal to artists. The app offers ways to organize inventory, execute payments, and get real-time analytical reports, all with musician friendly pricing. With Merch Cat, artists can spend more time on their music and less on spreadsheets.  Merch better with Merch Cat! Try it FREE for 60 days!  Go to www.merchcat.com/promo and enter Code MCAT60.

 

MixButton - An Online Mixing Studio Service | Perfect for up and coming artists - songwriters - bands - rappers - composers | Simply send over your stems and within a week we will mix your track(s) to our high-end standard and return it straight to your desktop. Each package, along with your instructions, includes some personal mix variables (e.g. Vocal tuning, Drum Enhancement, Fine Editing) and also the chance to change something you may not like post mix. |Before and after mix samples on the website|

 

MUSEXPO - MUSEXPO 2018 RETURNS TO LOS ANGELES FOR 20TH GLOBAL EDITION: Join the Global Music Community at MUSEXPO 2018 (April 29 – May 2), taking place at the W Hotel Hollywood. Attendees will once again have the opportunity to interact directly with leaders from all sectors of the worldwide music and media business including A&R, music publishing, brands, marketing, radio, digital/streaming, live, management, film/TV/gaming/on-demand synch (including a unique opportunity to pitch your music for briefs presented in advance to MUSEXPO’s attendees) & more. Click HERE for more information and to register now!

 

Music Gorilla - MusicGorilla is a leading commercial marketplace for independent musicians and their work. We combine our passion for music, commitment to the independent movement and deep roots in the entertainment industry to help hundreds of artists get their songs heard and licensed by labels, music publishers and players in the television, film, advertising and Web/gaming industries. Unlike other licensing marketplace sites, MG doesn't take any part of your deal. Artists take advantage of unlimited free submissions for music and songwriting placement opportunities, and receive the opportunity to play live in our frequent major label showcases and get feedback on their performances.

 

MusicDish - MusicDish*China is a leading music brand in China releasing and developing overseas independent music through its label and artist management division. We've released and promoted nearly 100 artists' music in China over the last year to China's major streaming music services, backed by promotion to Chinese music audience, through curated playlist, syndicated column, music video distribution as well as our established Chinese social and mobile channels. MusicDish*China also organizes tours for overseas acts, having worked with leading music festivals and major events like Beijing Music Day, Shanghai Formula 1 and HitFM Live Series.

 

MusicianFinder.com - Designed by musicians, for musicians, MusicianFinder.com was created with one goal: make it easy for musicians to find other musicians for their bands, recording projects, casual jams, and more. Create a FREE profile and our advanced search capabilities will help you find the right kinds of musicians for your project—or connect you to theirs. Producers & engineers can also create profiles, making it easy for musicians to find them, too! Brought to you by MusicPlayers.com, the premiere online magazine for serious musicians. Register today—FOR FREE—and prepare to Get Your Jam On!

 

My Music Is Better Than Yours - MyMusicIsBetterThanYours.com is a national music blog covering the best in dance and electronic music. They report on new releases, artist spotlights, upcoming shows and festivals, conduct artist interviews, and give away tickets to events. Their writers and photographers are based in major markets like New York, San Francisco, Boston, Denver, Chicago, San Diego, and plenty more. If you like to dance you should follow them!

 

Nashville Music Guide - Nashville Music Guide has been publicizing writers, musicians, and artists to music row and beyond since 1995. Follow Nashville Music Guide for the latest news on the Nashville Music Scene. 

 

Nashville Unsigned - Nashville Unsigned features a fresh new independent artist each week at NashvilleUnsigned.com. Their followers enjoy daily posts, weekly interviews, monthly showcase concerts and events, the tightest curation of indie music in the scene AND MORE. Once an artist has passed through the ranks and become a member of a Nashville Unsigned “CLASS” the benefits have just begun. They shower their alumni with label service opportunities, festival bookings, sync leads, exclusive music videos, PR assistance and much more including access to the professional network that they have acquired from years in the business. Did we mention they even jump on to help present and promote their alumnist’s shows? It IS a family. Just ask anyone who has ever been featured by Nashville Unsigned.

 

Noiseporn - Noiseporn was launched in 2008 as an online showcase for underground dance music. Today, Noiseporn has become an outlet for musical diversity, thriving on featuring brand new, emerging artists making their way onto the scene before their big break.
Hailed as one of the Best Electronic Music Blogs by DJZ, their top priority is to provide you with an escape through good music that you can share with the world. 

 

OneEDM - OneEDM strives every day to bridge the connection in the Electronic Music industry between our partners and our audience members. In an ever evolving and changing industry it is important to stay at the forefront of information to be able to deliver the best content to the hands of our consumers. As our audience continues to grow, so do their demands and wishes. Through our work with the largest PR and Media firms on the planet, record labels as well as multiple independent sources we are always at the forefront of news and content delivery. This ensures that our content is always fresh and continues to bring consumers, new and old to our brand.

 

Pause & Play - You've just recorded an album; now tell the world about it. That's where Pause & Play comes in. Since 1997, P&P has been the definitive place for music fans to find out when a new album is coming out. Also stay up on the latest reissues and music-related DVD/Blu-rays and books. Elton John says he uses Pauseandplay.com to keep track of new music, and Entertainment Weekly has included it on its list of "The 100 Greatest Web Sites" (one of only 17 music sites to be selected).  So, that album you've just recorded...get it listed at Pauseandplay.com!

 

Radio Airplay - Start building a bigger fan base on internet radio. Try Radio Airplay's fast and easy way to connect your music with more listeners and fans. RadioAirplay.com plays your music to a very large and real audience on internet radio sites like Jango.com, and you get to decide exactly who hears it.  You select the artists with similar styles -- names like Jay-Z, Coldplay, Lady Antebellum and thousands of others -- to be played in radio stations along with your music.  Millions of internet radio listeners are waiting to hear your music. What are you waiting for? Sign up free today and receive 100 bonus plays!

 

Rockerilla - Rockerilla is an evolving physical printed magazine since 1978 that has made from musical information a sort of passionate mission of cultural commitment. Rockerilla has recently renewed its graphic identity for an achieved debut on the web and new technologies. Rockerilla is a precious container, a special envoy of the sound, a particular investigator of the contemporary imagination. Most of the readers of Rockerilla operate on the music system, the rest are people passionate by music. Rockerilla is committed to sustainability and ethics (100% recycled paper) and claims each month enviromental, humanitarian and animal welfare campaigns.

 

Rocket Songs - Rocket Songs is the original song marketplace. In short, we offer professionally written songs for musical artists everywhere. Yes, it's true if you are a musician in search of a song to break out with, a song to finish a set list or album side come to Rocket Songs to find one guaranteed to be high-quality and ready to record.As Flannery O'Connor may have said, a good, well-written song is hard to find, but we make it easier! Find your next hit Country, pop or Americana song from our catalog of thousands.

 

SAMRO - SAMRO is a leading Southern African copyright administration organisation that deals primarily with the administration of Performing Rights. Established in 1961, SAMRO represents more than 15 000 music authors, composers, and publishers in South Africa, Lesotho and Swaziland. SAMRO works to ensure that music authors, composers, and publishers are rewarded whenever, and wherever their musical works are played and performed. SAMRO also provides South African, Lesotho and Swaziland music consumers with access to the world's musical repertoire, through its membership of CISAC, as well as reciprocal agreements with CMOs worldwide.

 

Skope Magazine - Diverse Music Media For The Digital Age.

 

Smack'em Radio - Online Radio Station For Today's Hip Hop & RNB Music. Home For The Independent Artist, We Break Records.

 

SOCAN - SOCAN is a member-based and governed organization that represents the Canadian performing rights of more than three-million Canadian and international music creators and publishers. SOCAN is proud to play a leading role in supporting the long-term success of its more than 120,000 Canadian members, and the Canadian music industry overall. SOCAN licenses more than 125,000 businesses in Canada, and distributes royalties to its members and music rights organizations around the world. SOCAN also distributes royalties to its members for the use of their music internationally in collaboration with its peer societies. www.socan.ca

 

Songsalive! - Songsalive!® is the largest international non-profit membership organization and social community for songwriters and composers, since 1997. Songsalive! is run by volunteer songwriters for songwriters and is dedicated to nurturing, support, education and promotion of songwriters and composers worldwide.  Through Songsalive!, songs and songwriters can be accessed by the whole world and when the hunt is on, Songsalive! is a one-stop song shop! www.songsalive.org  

 

SongwriterLink - SongwriterLink is a free songwriting collaboration website that makes finding the perfect co-writer faster and more efficient than ever before. It’s the only website that uses matching engine technology – the same kind that dating websites use – to help find you exactly the type of songwriters you’re looking for. Whether you’re looking to score a publishing deal or want to collaborate just for fun, SongwriterLink’s matching algorithm will pair you up with other songwriters who share your same goals and passion.

 

Songwriters Association of Canada - Songwriters Association of Canada - The Songwriters Association of Canada (S.A.C.) provides a wealth of resources, services and networking opportunities to help songwriters develop their craft and expand their impact.  Members can take advantage of "The Song Vault," a song registration service, as well as, Song Assessments by industry pros, 1-on-1 Mentoring opportunities, Regional Writers Groups, Bluebird North showcases, and webinar presentations that happen online and across the country.  In addition, the S.A.C. plays an active role in advocating for the rights of songwriters.  Make an investment towards the development of your craft and career as a songwriter, visit www.songwriters.ca - we look forward to hearing your songs!

 

Songwriting Magazine - Songwriting is a quarterly digital magazine aimed at songwriters and at fans of song-led music – of all genres. We take advice from successful songwriters, producers and industry experts to provide you with tips, techniques, ideas and inspiration to keep the music flowing, from writing lyrics and melodies to advice on how to promote yourself and your songs. Plus you’ll find interviews with big name artists and rising stars, and reviews of new music from pop to hip-hop to soul to rock…

 

Soul Traveller Radio - Soul Traveller Radio is a global online radio station playing shows that aim to make a difference in the world. Our special weekly shows range from Unsigned Project (directly for indie artists) to all conscious music shows like Soul Traveller Radio Show. The station's intention is to be the change we need to see in the world. Artists are welcome to send any music through to us for consideration on our playlists or discuss possible radio promotions through our extensive radio network.

 

SPH Band Contest - The SPH Band Contest is a music competition by musicians for musicians. Get in for free to get the best gigs in the best venues all over the US and win amazing prices. Profit from our revenue share, awards and the international network. With more than 1,500 bands playing in 500 concerts every year the SPH Band Contest is one of the biggest of its kinds worldwide.  Get your chance now!

 

StarNow - Kick-start your music career with StarNow! StarNow is the world’s leading auditions and jobs website for musicians. As a member, you can apply to auditions and jobs on the site, be scouted in the Talent Directory, and work with some of the biggest names in the industry. Join at www.starnow.com and get discovered today!

 

Supreme Tracks - Supreme Tracks is an online recording studio that supports independent artists worldwide with their music production needs. Whether you need someone to arrange your song, record a missing track, produce a demo or a master track ready for commercial release - Supreme Tracks will take care of it all. The team consists of top producers from New York and Nashville, an Oscar - award winning arranger and Grammy nominated musicians that will make sure you get the highest quality tracks. Since everything is done through online collaboration, Supreme Tracks is able to cut production costs and provide you with surprisingly affordable rates.  To members/visitors of Unsignedonly.com, Supreme Tracks will provide an exclusive 15% discount.

 

Symphonic Distribution - Since 2006, Symphonic Distribution has offered turnkey digital, physical & video distribution to independent artists and record labels worldwide, in addition to offering a suite of services including neighboring rights, publishing administration, YouTube monetization, in-house licensing and more. Empower yourself and your music. Let us stand by you as your partner and give you the necessary tools to help you get to the next level.   

 

The Indie Bible - The Publishers of the Indie Bible have enabled Independent artists to make a living doing what they love for nearly 20 years! Their ULTIMATE INDIE BUNDLE will help you to get Radio Airplay, Music Reviews, Spotlight Features, Video Airplay, Distribution, Signed to a Record Label and much more! From Country to Gospel to Hip Hop…and EVERYTHING in between!  They’ve helped THOUSANDS of Independent artists achieve the ultimate success.   Contents: 1000 Publications that will REVIEW your music! 2500 Radio Stations that will PLAY your songs! 1200 Record Labels that are ACCEPTING DEMOS! 140 CD Distributors! 180 Digital Music Distributors! 500 Digital Websites where you can UPLOAD your music! 350 Music Blogs that will feature your music! 32,000 Music Venues, Festivals and Booking Agents! 190 cutting edge ARTICLES that will help bring your career to a whole new level! ALL OF THIS for only $59.95!

 

The JAM Advanced Music Camp - The JAM Advanced Music Camp has become the most sought after summer music camp in Nashville attracting students from across the United States and Europe. Students flock to this camp because of its reputation for giving a heaping helping of real life music industry experience. The JAM is for experienced teenage and young college musicians/vocalists ages 13-21. JAM students participate in the “eye opener” (master class) and are members of 2 bands each week and perform in two showcases each week. Students are also exposed to over 40 genres of music, music education forums from Industry professionals and songwriting. The JAM is for young people who are serious and passionate about their music. Students must have at least 2 years of experience on their instrument and an audition is required. For more information please visit www.thejamcamp.com   Network* Advance* Perform.  

 

Track Spark - Track Spark provides a monthly digital bundle for producers & composers. Get a free one-month trial to their service and receive all of the following in their January digital goody bag: The Abuser Distortion unit from Audiority worth $49; 80 awesome drum loops; EDM Remedy sample pack from Electronisounds; The importance of editing tutorial by Björgvin Benediktsson of www.audio-issues.com; A/B-ing your mix tutorial by Rich Lewis of www.trackspark.com; The Bell From Shelf by www.atomhub.net.  That is a bumper goody bag and you can download it fro free by getting your 1-month trial with Track Spark here: www.trackspark.com

 

Zedd Records - Zedd Records is a Toronto-based music production company that helps independent artists with their vision by placing them with hit songwriter/producer Mark Zubek to co-write and produce songs and then marketing them to TV shows, movies and commercials as well as getting grant funding for Canadian artists through organizations like FACTOR, Ontario Arts Council and Toronto Arts Council.

Mark has produced records for Universal, Warner, BMG and Virgin and has credits with Grammy winning Betty Carter, The Crash Test Dummies, Greig Nori (Sum 41, Hedley), Canadian Idol winner Theresa Sokyrka, MapleMusic’s Hilary Weaver and more. His co-writes with Zedd Records artists have been placed to over 80 TV shows, movies and commercials including DeGrassi Junior High, Entertainment Tonight, Breakfast Television, Target, AIRWALK, Debra (Family Channel) and more.