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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.

 

Andy Sikorski - Expand your fan base and create new music opportunities for your songs with a commercial club remix. Andy Sikorski is a music producer and remixer who turns pop, R&B, and indie songs into dance anthems. Having worked with Billboard-charting artists and newbies alike, he can help your songs and remixes be commercially chart-ready, sound fresh, and exciting. Follow the link to learn more.

 

APRA AMCOS - APRA AMCOS work to ensure that composers, songwriters and publishers are rewarded whenever, and wherever, their musical works are played, performed or reproduced. We administer the performing and communication of works for 80,000 members, and provide support and education services including events, newsletters, grants and advocacy. We also provide Australian & New Zealand music consumers with access to the world’s musical repertoire, through reciprocal agreements with collecting societies worldwide.

 

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.

 

Billboard - Billboard is the world’s most influential music brand, built on the most complete and well-respected database of charts across all music genres. The Billboard charts define success in music. From the iconic Billboard magazine to Billboard.com which is the ultimate consumer-facing destination for millions of passionate music fans, to the industry’s most elite conference series and influencer events including the Power 100 and Women in Music – the Billboard brand has unmatched authority among fans, artists and the industry alike.

 

Britznbeatz - Britznbeatz is the destination for the latest news and videos from emerging and established music artists of all music genres from all around the world.

 

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.  2016 promises to be a landmark year, as Brooklyn Roads continues to enhance our innovative digital multi-device platform, with exclusive artist features and promotions.

 

Canadian Music Week - Canadian Music Week is recognized as one of the premier entertainment events in North America focusing on the business of music. The Canadian Music Week festival spans 10 nights of performances, with more than 1000 showcasing bands at more than 60 live music venues in downtown Toronto. Canadian Music Week delegates will have the opportunity to attend conferences, networking events, access to the International market place and priority access to thousands of showcases, the CMW Film Fest and the Canadian International Comedy fest. Delegate registration is now open, to attend the 2016 installment register here: https://cmw.net/conference/online-registration/. Artist's can submit for performance opportunities by January 20, 2016 here: https://www.sonicbids.com/find-gigs/canadianmusicweek/

 

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.

 

CCM Magazine - GET YOUR CHRISTIAN ALBUM REVIEWED! Are you are a Christian artist? CCM Magazine wants to review your album!  You’ll receive your very own URL on CCMmagazine.com, get mentioned in our eNewsletter and even have the option to be showcased on our social media outlets. Click here request a review.  

 

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. 

 

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.  

 

Feature.fm - Feature.fm is the first digital advertising platform designed exclusively for music, giving you access to play the right song to the right people inside streaming services. Understand how people genuinely respond to your music with real-time insights so you can make better decisions about how to further develop and promote your songs. You will receive a 25% match on your first deposit with feature.fm. There is no subscription commitment and you only pay if your song is listened to for more than 30 seconds. Join now and get your music heard!  

 

Folk Alliance International - Musicians Unite! 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 through November 30.  FAI’s 29th annual event (February 15-19, 2017) draws 2500 registrants from 19 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.  The theme for the 2017 event, Forbidden Folk, is a celebration of activism in art and will feature Billy Bragg as keynote and headliner for the conference closer, the Kansas City Folk Fest.  Contact fai@folk.org for more information. www.folk.org/conference 

 

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 a steadily growing online music magazine geared toward emerging independent artists.  Since 2011, IBG has been putting a spotlight on great new music as well as providing career advice for hard working, independent musicians.  Indie Band Guru now offers Artist Development services to help these artists build their careers and get the exposure they deserve. They have 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.

 

MasterWriter - There’s a reason why hit songwriters Gwen Stefani, Rob Thomas, Trent Reznor, David Foster, Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds and many more all use MasterWriter, it is simply the most powerful suite of songwriting tools ever assembled in one program. Why struggle to find the right word when you can have all the possibilities in an instant?  The new version 3.0 is web–based, so you can leave the house empty–handed and access MasterWriter on any computer, tablet or smart phone, wherever you are.  Click Here to learn more.

 

melboss - Headquartered in Palo Alto, CA, Melboss can be compared to Uber & Linkedin for creative professionals and enables artists to make profit from their work. It is the perfect platform for artists and music influencers to network, collaborate and access different services to develop their talent and brand. Through the Track Review APP, artists can send their music to certified mentors (Grammy award winning producers, engineers, senior A&R music executives and celebrities) to receive precise feedback on their songs and invaluable career advice.  

 

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 will return for the 13th edition of its flagship Los Angeles event to the W Hotel Hollywood from April 30th – 3rd of May 2017. Unveiling a revamp to the event’s programming including a special focus on India, a unique approach to synchronization with a “Meet The Directors” focus, brands engagement, and the new world of synch (within film, TV, on-demand, mobile, gaming, VR and more), as well as further, exclusive face-to-face opportunities with industry leaders from all aspects of the music-related business. Join leaders from Atlantic Records, BBC Radio, EA Games, FOX, Republic Records, Spotify and many more!

 

Music Business Association - The Music Business Association (Music Biz) is a membership organization that advances and promotes music commerce. As a community committed to the full spectrum of monetization models, it provides common ground by offering thought leadership, resources and unparalleled networking opportunities. By leveraging the legacy of the former National Association of Recording Merchandisers (NARM) and its hub for digital initiatives, digitalmusic.org, Music Biz brings a unique perspective and valuable insight into the trends and changes that innovation brings. Music Biz and its members are committed to building the future of music commerce — together. For more visit, musicbiz.org.

 

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.

 

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. 

 

NewReleaseToday - NewReleaseToday [NRT] launched in August 2002 and has become the largest Christian music and media site online, offering the most complete and up-to-date info on faith-based arts and entertainment. From album release dates to exclusive interviews to world premieres and Christian music news, NRT has become the go-to place for what's new in Christian music, and boasts more than 120,000 registered users as part of its NRTeam Community. NRT also has spawned the NRT Radio Network with five unique stations featuring dance/electronic, worship, rap/urban and more.

 

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. 

 

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!

 

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.

 

School of Rock - School of Rock inspires both children and adults to rock out on stage and in life. They offer lessons and performance programs for guitar, bass, piano, drums and singing that are designed for all skill levels and ages. The best way to learn music is to play it and their immersive music programs will get students from the lesson room to the stage quickly, all while developing their confidence, talent and teamwork skills. 

 

Skope Magazine - Diverse Music Media For The Digital Age.

 

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  

 

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!

 

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!

 

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 the past 15 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.  

 

Tikly - Tikly is the nice & easy way to sell tickets online. They work with touring musicians, venues & events.

 

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.