2RRR 88.5FM - 2RRR 88.5FM, Your Local Sound; giving a voice to all music genres, languages and social groups since 1984! We celebrate our diverse community groups and the colour that makes up our broadcasting area, providing a voice to those who deserve to be heard. Support the future of community radio!
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 15-20, 2015, 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 140 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 www.americanamusic.org.
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 bring you only the highest quality bands in London and the UK. From jazz, rock ’n’ roll, Motown and soul right through to contemporary indie, pop and rock, you’ll find the perfect band for your event. We provide bands and musicians for every type of event including festivals, corporate events, award ceremonies, weddings and parties; whether it’s laid back solo guitar in the afternoon or a 12-piece swing band to get the party on it’s feet, Bands For Hire have a range of options to choose from.
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.
Blend - Blend is the collaboration network for music creators. Blend makes the process of producing music interactive. The social platform helps music producers share music projects in source format, perfect for remixing, collaborating, learning from, and gathering feedback from others in the global community. Music fans can discover original new music and participate in the creative process. Check out this free sample pack of Acid Grooves by Mad Zach and also get creative with Glenn Kotche’s (of Wilco) work in Ableton Live from his latest release, Adventureland, on Blend. Catch other great features and projects from Erasure, Moby, Skibeatz, WuTang Parental Advisory, Prefuse 73, OK Go, and more!
Blues Festival Guide - For all your blues festival information, visit BluesFestivalGuide.com. This popular website is published by Blues Festival Guide magazine, and 100,000 copies of our award-winning publication are distributed free each April to blues fans throughout US and Canada. Check with your local blues society to get yours. Or you can read the magazine in digital format by simply clicking the link on our website. While you are there, be sure to subscribe to our free weekly e-newsletter. Again, that’s BluesFestivalGuide.com – for all your blues news, music and festivals. And don’t forget to Like Us on Facebook!
Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion - Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion is a three-music experience bursting with creative passion, electricity, and soul. Every third weekend in September, several blocks of State Street in Historic Downtown Bristol, Tennessee/Virginia are amped to the beat of Appalachia's past, present, and future. A celebration of the twin cities' heritage as the birthplace of country music, Bristol Rhythm features the very best in roots music talent from the region and beyond. www.BristolRhythm.com.
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 Musicians - CanadianMusicians.com is a social networking platform connecting Canadian musicians with their fans, hiring venues and the music industry; providing powerful promotional tools necessary to advance in today's digital music ecosystem. The website has all the technology needed for musicians and industry professionals to connect with venues, sell merchandise, sell event tickets, and create crowdsourcing fundraisers (with 100% of the proceeds going to the artist). CanadianMusicians.com enables them to make money faster. CanadianMusicians works with all major web browsers, optimized for mobile devices (such as iPad, iPhone, and Android), and free for download as an App at iTunes and GooglePlay.
CBFWebRadio.com - An "English speaking" real Web Radio that only broadcasts traditional, folk and world music 24 hours per day, with linear content (like a "normal" radio), made with editorial quality content. CBFwebRADIO is contributing to build a better future for Traditional and World Music, showing new issues and proposals, promoting the music which cannot usually reach the "traditional media" contributing to promote the access to lots of musical treasures. CBFwebRADIO has the advantage of 3 great features: quality of sound (very good mp3 sound, all archived on wave format), stability (large bandwidth), and compatibility with all players (including smart phones). Featuring Americana, Bluegrass, Blues, Folk/Singer-Songwriter, Roots on - cbfwebradio.com
Cincy Blues Festival - The 23rd Cincy Blue Festival August 7 & 8 at Sawyer Point Park locate along the Ohio river in Cincinnati, Ohio. Four stages of national, regional and local blues artist. Head lining the National stage The Cash Box Kings (Friday) and Tab Benoit (Saturday). The Chicago Women in the Blues Revue featuring Shirley King, Liz Mandeville and Donna Herula will be the head liners on our Friday Showcase stage. Marcia Ball will be head lining one of largest gatherings of Boogie Woogie Piano players on one stage. It kicks off Saturday on the Arches Boogie Piano Stage featuring a total of ten Boogies Woogie piano players. The local stage will feature some of the finest local blues musician in the Greater Cincinnati Area. Special guest includes The Noah Wotherspoon Band, The years International Blue Challenge 2nd place winner and winner of best Guitarist. Check out cincybluesfest.org for complete detail and how to purchase tickets.
Colorado Blues Society - The Colorado Blues Society is a 501c3 non-profit dedicated to increasing awareness & appreciation for the Blues as a uniquely American Art form. Now in our 20th year, we support Blues in a number of ways and work to strengthen the awareness and appreciation of Blues music. CBS has an impressive Blues in the School program, in which we have presented blues history & music to over 20,000 Colorado kids. CBS supports the Blues Foundation programs-KBA and IBC, and Blues Hall of Fame. CBS sponsors and promote over 10 Blues Festivals a year and works with non-profits such as the Blues Foundation, Blue Star Connection, and local disaster relief efforts. www.coblues.org
Concert Window - Concert Window (www.concertwindow.com) makes it easy to bring fans into your world. Broadcast live anytime using your laptop, iPhone, or pro setup, and your fans will be automatically notified on social media. They tune in for an unforgettable interactive experience. Over 10k artists love Concert Window including American Idol winner David Cook, Grammy winner Bela Fleck, and we are the official streaming platform for the Berklee College of Music.
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.
CulturArte - CulturArte® is a production office and an artistic agency based in Mexico. We promote performing arts (music, theatre, dance) and visual arts in different venues, festivals and special events across the country. CulturArte® also partners with international projects and initiatives that promote creation and arts development. We manage Metepec Theatre and distribute Royal Opera House LIVE screenings in Mexico. If you want to learn more visit our website: www.culturarte.com.mx and follow us on facebook, twitter and instragram as CulturArte Oficial.
DC Jazz - DC Jazz has been serving the DC area jazz community since 2001. Services offered by DC Jazz to musicians include website hosting, social media and networking, calendar listings and gig promotions. With close to 50,000 subscribers, DC Jazz gets the word out promoting concerts and events for clubs, musicians, schools and organizations. There is no better way to discover jazz in the MD, DC and VA area.
DownBeat - There are many roads to jazz, as any collection of fans will demonstrate. But for many of those fans, whose age today can fall anywhere between 10 and 80, that road has been paved with issues of DownBeat magazine. Over the past 80 years it has instructed, recommended, criticized, praised, condemned, advocated and, in the aggregate, honored the most dynamic American music of the twentieth century. Each issue of DownBeat includes interviews with the greatest musicians on the planet – Everyone from Wynton Marsalis to Diana Krall, Herbie Hancock to Wayne Shorter, Robert Glasper to Esperanza Spalding. Millions have been led to records and artists on the strength of a DownBeat review, news tip, or profile. It has shaped young tastes in need of guidance and challenged older ones in need of a wake-up call. Visit: www.downbeat.com
East Coast Music Association - Since 1989, it has been the East Coast Music Association’s mission to foster, develop, promote, and celebrate East Coast Canadian music and its artists locally, regionally, nationally, and internationally. We strive to succeed in our mission through the execution of our annual event (East Coast Music Week), educational sessions, trade missions, and our International Export Program. We also partner with special industry organizations to offer additional opportunities to our artists.
Elmore Magazine - 2015 marked the Tenth Anniversary of Elmore Magazine, the award-winning, Blues Hall of Fame-inducted source for music news, reviews, artist interviews, track premieres, feature stories, photography and more. In covering “American music with a history” – rock, blues, roots, country, folk, jazz – Elmore’s contributors include acclaimed musicians such as Béla Fleck, John Mellencamp, John Schofield and David Crosby, along with such famed photographers as Paul Natkin, Danny Clinch, Henry Diltz and Arnie Goodman. Visit www.elmoremagazine.com daily for the latest content.
FanDistro - FanDistro is a crowdsourced marketing platform for artists to engage their fans, build their fanbase and to establish brand sponsorships. Artists get into their fans’ networks by incentivizing fans to share the artists’ name and music. The incentives can be merch giveaways, exclusive audio or video downloads, experiences with the artist or pretty much anything else you can think of. Artists of all sizes have the opportunity to make money in a completely new way through brand partnerships. You can also support a great charity. Click here to learn more about FanDistro's fan engagement platform and brand partnerships.
FloydFest - Voted “Best Outdoor Music Festival,” the award-winning FloydFest hosts its 14th annual event, dubbed "Fire on the Mountain," July 22 to 26, 2015, at MP 170.5 on the Blue Ridge Parkway, featuring five days of music and magic in the mountains. Boasting hiking, watersports, outdoor excursions, disc golf, mountain biking and more, FloydFest offers performances from 100 bands on 8 stages over 5 days, including Grace Potter, Brandi Carlile, Emmylou Harris, Drive-By Truckers, Leftover Salmon, Trampled By Turtles, Chris Robinson, Lord Huron, First Aid Kit, Shovels & Rope, Keller Williams and many more. Full lineup and schedule available at www.floydfest.com. Join us!
Freak Music - Scotland based music and entertainment agency Freak Music have been in operation for over ten years. In that time they have built up a reputation for being one of the best in the business, providing anything from a solo bagpiper for weddings to a full on show band for corporate events all over the UK. They also offer a recommendation service so if you are not too sure about the mechanics of hiring a band they offer full guidance and advice from day one until the day of your event.
Frequency.fm - FrequencyFM, Inc. a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of excellence in Christian artistic endeavors. We accomplish this by encouraging artists, providing them a platform on which to share their work and engage with other artists, and by speaking truth in kindness and love in areas where we can do better. Join us at www.frequency.fm for insightful artist interviews, objective and honest music and book reviews, and thoughtful commentary on art across all mediums from a distinctly Christian perspective.
Frettie - Hundreds of songwriters use Frettie every day to learn, showcase, share their music, get feedback, find opportunities and connect with other songwriters from around the globe. Frettie is a valuable songwriting community made up of students, industry professionals and hit songwriters who are all dedicated to helping each other take their careers to the next level! Want to join Frettie? Visit frettie.com to learn how and read some of our success stories.
Guitar.com - Guitar.com has been one of the leading internet destinations for guitarists and guitar enthusiasts since 1999. With news, reviews, columns, videos, lessons, contests, and the most in-depth celebrity interviews in the guitar industry, Guitar.com is a must-visit site you’re going to want to bookmark and return to often. You can find us on social media too: Facebook.com/Guitar Twitter.com/Guitar Instagram.com/Guitar Pinterest.com/Guitar and Youtube.com/Guitardotcomvideos
Harry Fox Agency - HFA is the nation’s leading provider of rights management, licensing and royalty services for the music industry. With over 48,000 music publishing clients, HFA issues the largest number of licenses for the use of music in both physical and digital distribution formats. HFA also serves the D.I.Y. market with Songfile®, the company’s online licensing tool. Slingshot™, HFA’s rights management service offering, includes a suite of information management and technology solutions designed to simplify and facilitate the administration of intellectual property rights. As an industry leader in establishing global data standards, HFA is a founding member of Digital Data Exchange (DDEX).
Howie Rosen Promotion - An independent radio promotion company specializing in radio promotion for up and coming artists, unsigned, small label, as well as developing major label artists at radio for over 30 years. We cover many formats of radio as well as Social Media, artist placement and more. Please take a look at our website for more information (www.howiewood.com) and to submit your music to 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.
IMFCON - Since 2006, the International Music Festival Conference provides the only annual conference & symposium for music festival professionals and entertainment executives to network, learn from one another, establish partnerships, and understand the latest trends in festival operations.
Indie-Music.com - Where Serious Musicians Surf since 1996. Serving music creators and the industry that supports them, Indie-Music.com posts the latest news on how to make and market your music, what tools make you shine, and who has a buzz going on. Check in for your daily music industry fix.
iSing - Is singing important to you? It is to us. iSing is a stylish digital magazine carefully crafted for people who consider singing essential to their work and life. Download to your smartphone or tablet for anytime anywhere access. Meaningful interviews, articles, tips and videos from top experts and professionals who will help you get the best out of your most important asset, and take you exactly where you want to go professionally. Everything you could possibly need for your singing career is just a few clicks away. Go to www.isingmag.com for instructions on how to download Issue 1 for free.
Jazz Monthly - JazzMonthly.com is an online publication of interviews, reviews, global radio, news and entertainment covering all genres of Jazz. Our “Features" provide an insight into the experiences, efforts and opportunities of artists and their rise to recognition in the field of Jazz. Also featured, are industry professionals that have made major contributions in shaping and re-shaping the music world as we see it today. The “Jazz Teachers Directory” and “Jazz Clubs” pages are listed by State, so you are just clicks away from a local Masterclass or Event! Daily updates on: Breaking News, New Jazz Releases, and more! JazzMonthly.com – Jazz At Its Best!
M Magazine - M magazine is produced by PRS for Music for its 100,000 songwriter, composer and music publisher members, plus the wider music industry.
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.
MondoTunes - MondoTunes was created BY musicians FOR musicians and provides the largest digital distribution channel in the world by reaching hundreds of retailers in 100+ countries. They're also the only independent digital music distributor that provides major label resources for independent artists. Independent artists essentially receive the same distribution channel used by U2, Lady Gaga, One Republic, Pharrell Williams and many other megastars. Additionally, MondoTunes is the only independent distribution company that assists indie artists with their marketing and promotional efforts.
MUSEXPO - MUSEXPO 2016 will return to Los Angeles for its 12th edition to continue to foster the imagination, creative business and networking for which this truly international event is recognized. MUSEXPO has helped inspire new ideas, business innovation and the birth and evolution of other “internationally focused” music events, which has truly influenced the world of music to become a better place for artists, fans and industry alike. As it has over the past 11 years, MUSEXPO will continue to feature panels and keynotes from industry leaders as well as exclusive showcases from talented artists who span the globe.
Music BC - Music BC is a non-profit society serving the British Columbia music industry through providing essential information, education, funding, advocacy, showcasing, and networking opportunities. Music BC is dedicated to developing the spirit, growth and sustainability of the BC music community by supporting artists of all genres and music professionals throughout the industry.
Music Clout - Music Clout was launched with the goal to help independent musicians worldwide find the most current music related opportunities. More than 50,000 musicians, bands and composers trust Music Clout as a valuable resource for their music career.
Music Connection - Music Connection magazine is a veteran trade magazine that has been referenced as "The Musician's Bible." In the scene for over 34 years, MC provides key support for up-and-coming musicians that are looking for guidance, industry contacts, songwriting tips, promotion and more. From its unique vantage point, Music Connection sets its sights on every aspect of the business, from decision-making in corporate towers to performing in small clubs. Whether offering expert tips on raw survival or the factors contributing to breakthrough success, MC examines and defines the realities of music making.
Music Machine Shop - Music Machine Shop helps aspiring singer/songwriters, musicians, engineers, and music producers find the right home recording studio equipment, the right advice, and the right inspiration to record and share their music with their fans. We offer easy to set up home studio kits, professional audio equipment, software plugins, and virtual instruments. Along with our music industry partners, we offer real world advice about the gear, the music industry, and the art of music production and audio engineering.
Music Victoria - Music Victoria is the not-for-profit contemporary music industry peak body for Victoria, Australia; an independent, non-partisan and non-government association established to support and represent the Victorian music industry across all genres. Music Victoria provides advocacy on behalf of the music industry; offers professional development for musicians and industry workers; actively supports the development of the music community; and celebrates and promotes Victorian music.
Music.com - Music.com is founded on the passion for music with the intention of creating a place where artist can build a career in music. We are building a new music experience where artists and fans will be able to interact with each other in an unprecedented way. Today we have built a place to find the latest videos from the most talented emerging artist, from there we will build an experience that’s unique and exciting for all stakeholders in our music.com eco system.
Music2Deal - The exclusive Music Business network: Connect with artists, managers, agents, publishers, music supervisors, producers and more, around the world. Connect to new opportunities, accelerate your career, go international.
MusicGorilla - 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.
Musicpage.com - Our friends at Musicpage.com have just launched a Preproduction Song Review service that connects artists with producers experienced in that song’s genre or style. These producers listen to your song, then provide you with a detailed eight part analysis of that track along with tips and suggestions on how to make it better. Musicpage.com has thousands of Music Producer members, many of them award winners. These producers are looking for talented new artists to work with and the Preproduction service allows them to do that on song by song basis. To upload your song and get feedback from a producer before you hit the studio, go to http://www.musicpage.com/prep and upload your song today.
Musolist - Join a band, find a band member. Sell your gear. Musolist is one of the largest musician classifieds world-wide. Since 2003, we have connected tens of thousands of musicians around the world to their next gig.
My Record Label - A Music Business Network for Artists Companies and Professionals. Connect with Industry Professionals worldwide. Find out who’s offering jobs or looking for songs in our Pro Opportunities section. Signup for free for Targeted Networking, Free Crowd Funding Campaigns, blogs, music news and more.
NERFA - NERFA is the Northeast Regional affiliate of Folk Alliance International. Our goal is to provide opportunities for our members to network regionally and advance the overall mission of Folk Alliance International through education, advocacy, field development and professional development. To help accomplish these goals, NERFA holds an annual four-day conference where, artists, agents, booking agents, venue and festival promoters,recording industry professionals, graphic artists, folk DJs, journalists, photographers, publicists and production professionals get together to exchange ideas, learn by attending workshops, panel discussions and seminars, participate in an exhibit hall, attend formal showcases of juried performers, and go to private showcases hosted by performers, agents and promoters. NERFA has recently expanded its outreach by holding more local one-day conferences and concerts within its region. NERFA is a registered 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization based in the State of Pennsylvania.
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.
Nocturnal Euphoria - Nocturnal Euphoria LLC is a community based web site providing news and information for EDM and their followers. We provide event guides with links to purchase tickets for upcoming events and photo galleries with pictures of past events. Nocturnal Euphoria also provides giveaways to some of the biggest events happening around the country. We have expanded into apparel with custom T-shirts, Hats and Backpacks, using original art work.
ONErpm - ONErpm is a full-service music distribution company representing over 22,000 artists and labels worldwide. In addition, the company is also a YouTube Certified Multi-Channel Network with 1,300+ creators generating over 800 million views per month. As music consumption continues to migrate away from number of units sold towards audience growth and engagement on streaming platforms, YouTube, and social media, ONErpm leverages technology to develop scalable tools and solutions that – combined with personalized marketing support – help artists succeed in the new music economy.
Ozarka Blues Society - The Ozark Blues Society was formed in May 2001 and incorporated as the Ozark Blues Society of NW Arkansas, Inc., a non-profit organization, on 1/15/2002. The Society was approved as a 501(c)(3) public charity on 5/6/2002. The Ozark Blues Society is staffed entirely by dedicated volunteers. The purpose of the Ozark Blues Society is to foster the development in the community of an appreciation of all types of blues music by promoting and producing meetings, lectures, seminars, concerts, musical productions and entertainment involving the blues; to promote public knowledge of local, national, and international blues music; and to promote historical research into blues music in order to perpetuate the memory, spirit, and music of blues artists who have not received just popular recognition.
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. Entertainment Weekly has included Pauseandplay.com 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 - Get Your Songs Played to Millions of Internet Radio Listeners! RadioAirplay.com plays your music to a very large and real audience on sites like Jango.com, and you get to decide exactly who hears it. If your music is similar to Eminem, your songs are played to listeners of stations playing Eminem. If you sound more like Rihanna, you can target those stations instead. Once your music starts playing for the listeners you have targeted, Radio Airplay gives you detailed, daily reports on the things you care about: plays, likes, fans, and more. Basically, we play your music to the people most likely to become your fans.
RippleTunes - Every day, RippleTunes detects every single track and album released over the past 24 hours and sorts them into over 400 sub-genres. The unique MusicGrid mosaic of album covers makes checking out a release as easy as pointing at it. Click on through to hear the rest of the album or just leave it to play through the rest of the day’s releases. It’s free, it’s easy, it’s RippleTunes!
SOCAN - SOCAN is a member-based 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
SongCat - SongCat LLC is a top rated online music production studio registered in the state of Missouri. The company has been founded due to the daily struggles the modern songwriter, lyricist, singer and band is facing in today's environment. We are here to help musicians by creating high quality music production, giving access to tools and helping to improve every musician's craft. Get your music ready for the big stage. Meet one of our engineers who worked with names such as Rihanna, Katy Perry, Enrique Iglesias and Beyonce to name but a few. Find out more at http://songcat.biz
Songfacts - Online since 1999, Songfacts tells the stories behind the songs. If you've ever wondered what's going on in "Hotel California" or what Bryan Adams was really singing about in "Summer of '69," you'll find it here. Our in-depth interviews explore the craft of songwriting and delve into the song meanings. Among the hundreds of songwriters we've interviewed are Bill Withers, Justin Hayward, Lisa Loeb, Adam Duritz, Jennifer Nettles, Joe Jackson and Jimmy Webb.
SongRamp - SongRamp has been an online music community since April 2001. The SongRamp community is made up of members who have a passion for music as well as helping others learn, share and grow. The participation and interaction among members has slowly built a family and a place known as "home". As one of our members said, "It is not about would-be stars, or sales of chart toppers. It's about encouraging, welcoming, and praising every musical effort, be it mediocre or magnificent; it's about nurturing talents!" Come Join Us!
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 new songwriting collaboration website that makes finding the perfect co-writer faster 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, and lets you instantly collaborate via video chat. Respected publications such as Hypebot, Songwriting Magazine, Boston Magazine, BostInno, and more have already given early praise to SongwriterLink. If you’d like to receive an invitation to join the private beta for free, simply enter your email address at songwriterlink.com.
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 an online magazine aimed at songwriters and at lovers 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 on social media and beyond. Plus you’ll find interviews with big name artists and rising stars, and reviews of new releases from pop to hip-hop to soul to folk. Visit www.songwritingmagazine.com to see for yourself and become a part of the Songwriting community.
Sound On Sound - SOUND ON SOUND has consistently remained at the forefront of music recording technology since it was launched in 1985 on the UK's Channel 4 TV top music show The Tube by the visionary SOS Publications Group, championing the convergence of MIDI, computer technology and recording equipment that continues to revolutionise the music production industry today, 30 years later.
Soundfly - Soundfly is a new kind of music school out to help anyone, anywhere discover and develop their unique voice and express it through music. We are a new kind of music school, providing unique tools to make you a better and more successful musician. Whether your goal is to play Carnegie Hall, tour the world with your indie band, or sing around a campfire with friends, we want to help you find the sound you’re looking for and share it with the world.
StarNow.com - 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 our Talent Directory, and work with some of the biggest names in the industry. Ready to turn the dial up to 11? Join at www.starnow.com and get discovered today!
Suncoast Blues Society - The Suncoast Blues Society is dedicated to celebrating and promoting Blues Music, preserving its history and traditions, and sharing Blues Music with current and future generations. The Suncoast Blues Society is “keeping the blues alive” through our Blues in the Library and Blues in the Community Outreach Programs, supporting live blues music with special shows and outings for our members, as well as providing music scholarships. The Suncoast Blues Society assists with bringing national talent to local stages by working with local clubs and area blues festivals. Members are kept up to date through the organizations “Twelve Bar Rag” newsletter, our website www.suncoastblues.org, and regular email updates. There is live blues music somewhere in the greater Tampa Bay area every night of the week.
TakeLessons.com - TakeLessons is the trusted online marketplace for finding qualified and vetted instructors. At TakeLessons, students can follow their dreams and fuel personal growth by connecting with the perfect instructor in subjects including songwriting, guitar, singing, piano, and music theory. Instructors rely on TakeLessons to grow their business with integrated marketing, billing, payment, and communication tools that work seamlessly across desktop and mobile devices. Students can learn more at http://takelessons.com and teachers can sign up at http://takelessons.com/teachers.
TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival - Music festivals abound, but one stands out for its innovative and adventurous programming. The TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival has been called “North America’s most comprehensive and consistently rewarding jazz showcase” and “has set the standard for excellence, creativity, and positive energy.” Produced by Coastal Jazz & Blues Society, the Jazz Festival is a colossal event that draws well over half a million people to its 35 indoor and outdoor stages. The Society also produces concerts for the annual Winterruption Festival, numerous year-round concerts and education and outreach programs like TD High School Jazz Intensive and musician workshops. Coastal Jazz supports so much diverse music in the city that it is the foundation of music in Vancouver, inspiring the city’s soundtrack.
The Blues Foundation - The Blues Foundation is THE organization that serves, represents, and fosters the global blues community. Their mission is to preserve blues heritage, celebrate blues recording and performance, expand worldwide awareness of the blues, and ensure the future of this uniquely American art form. Founded in 1980, The Blues Foundation networks close to 50,000 fans and professionals around the world with signature events such as the Blues Music Awards and International Blues Challenge, honors such as the Blues Hall of Fame and Keeping the Blues Alive Awards, and programs such as the HART Fund, Generation Blues, and Blues in the Schools.
The Guild of International Songwriters and Composers - The Guild of International Songwriters and Composers is an international songwriting organization which assists its members, being new and established songwriters, composers, lyricists, producers, performers, musicians, singers, djs, poets, publishers, managers, record labels, studios, etc., to all those working in the music industry, Publishers of Songwriting and Composing Magazine since 1986 and working in association with the Panama Music Group of Companies: www.panamamusic.co.uk and Digimix Records Ltd: www.digimixrecords.com.
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.
The Orchard - The Orchard is a global music, film and video distribution company and top-ranked Multi Channel Network. Founded in 1997, The Orchard combines a holistic approach to sales and marketing with industry-leading technology and operations, amplifying clients’ reach and revenue across hundreds of digital, physical and mobile outlets around the world, including iTunes, Amazon, Spotify, Deezer, Hulu, Netflix, Xbox, Muve, Best Buy, Walmart, and many more. Its intuitive client dashboard, comprehensive rights management and tailored client support empowers businesses and creators in the full scope of the entertainment industry.
Tikly - Tikly is the artist-focused, fan-friendly online ticketing solution. We provide a free to use platform that allows you to sell more tickets to happier fans without the burden of excessive fees. In addition to low-fee ticketing, Tikly offers a host of tools to enhance the artist/fan relationship through VIP experiences and merchandise sales. How it works: $1.00 added to a ticket less than $10.00, 10% added to a ticket between $10.00 and $75.00, $7.50 added to a ticket over $75.00. No contract, no hidden fees, no minimum sales. It's your show, they're your tickets - we are your ticketing partner.
TN Jazz & Blues Society - The Tennessee Jazz & Blues Society was founded in 1972 dedicated to “connecting, supporting, and serving jazz & blues.” Based in Middle Tennessee, the TJBS sponsors musical performances and a website, newsletter, and community calendar of upcoming events. Members span a wide range of musical interests, from traditional and mainstream jazz to smooth jazz, acoustic and electric blues, and R&B. Visit our website at www.jazzblues.org for information about membership and upcoming events.
West Coast Songwriters - ISC $50 discount code: ISCMUSIC for the West Coast Songwriter’s 34th annual Music Conference September 12-14th at Foothill College, Los Altos Hills, CA. Check out all the guests & events HERE. Key Interview: Ken Caillat producer of "Rumours" by Fleetwood Mac, and Colbie Caillat's first two records (his daughter) amongst others. More than 1000 songs reviewed by industry guests. TV & Film Execs will be there! Work with The Voice” coach Tamara Beatty, or Adam Levine’s coach Steven Memel. Few music conferences provide such an intimate setting for networking with prominent industry guests.
WJKO Radio - WJKORadio.org was designed by musicians for musicians. We promote only unsigned artists by providing them with global airplay, advertising them on our web site and links to the band websites and product vendors. WJKO is the Sound Of Independents!
WNC Magazine - WNC magazine is a bimonthly publication that captures the grandeur of the North Carolina mountains and the lifestyle of its residents through stunning photography and captivating storytelling. Every issue is a celebration of the people, culture, arts, crafts, architecture, history, and foodways of Western North Carolina. Written and designed to appeal to residents, visitors, and second-home owners, WNC is the only magazine focused on the entire 24-county region and delivers a readership that reaches far beyond.
Your Listen - YourListen.com is the worlds first on demand music platform. Launched in 2008 the platform offers users the ability to upload, listen, search, discover and store music. With a vibrant social community of over 1 million music lovers across the globe YourListen.com users passion for creativity in the world of music is what makes the platform thrive. YourListen.com is everything and anything music. YourListen.com - making music simple, social and central.