Crowdfunding and Kickstarter resources for musicians and bands
Qrates is a marketplace where artists can create vinyl records on demand directly for music fans. Crowdfunding on Qrates is a revolutionary way to release music on vinyl without the traditional financial commitments, backers simply pledge to crowdfunding projects by reserving your vinyl record.
Free eBook from CD Baby on the basic concept behind crowdfunding. What kinds of projects you can finance via crowdfunding, common crowdfunding pitfalls, an overview of the crowdfunding process, why video is key, tips for crowdfunding success and more.
The world’s first crowdfunding platform for the cassette industry. Upload or link to your music, design your cassette tape artwork and start funding and getting pre-orders. From the people behind Qrates.
Line-in crowdfunded vinyl pressings service via Hand Drawn Pressings in Addison, Texas USA. $99 to set up your crowdfunding page. If your project doesn’t get funded, you don’t get vinyl records and your fans get their $$$ back.
London based vinyl crowdfunding service. Vinylised collect pre-orders to reach a target you set to meet your minimum run. The commitment to mastering and press is only made once the target is met so there is no risk. Vinylised handle all the manufacturing.
Patreon is a crowdfunding membership platform that provides business tools for creators to run a subscription content service, with ways for artists to build relationships and provide exclusive experiences to their subscribers. Monthly pledges mean you know exactly what you’re getting paid each month.
Free online course from the guys at Soundfly. Learn how to choose the right crowdfunding platform, plan your campaign, determine a timeline and monetary goal, craft your story, create a pitch video, structure your rewards, promote your campaign, and more.
Direct-to-fan touring platform. Start a RoadNation campaign to generate revenue in advance of your tour, identify where to play by giving fans the power to choose the cities, and build momentum for your tour with the support of devoted fans.
The Everpress all in one platform provides everything you need to sell beautiful clothing. Have your design online in 5 minutes, share it with your audience and start collecting pre orders instantly. Be online and selling your own customised T-shirt in minutes. The easiest way to start your own brand. Risk free.
Rocket Fuel is an online platform to enable artists to raise funds from supporters. Rocket Fuel empowers artists by enabling their fans to help fund their next step. Supporters will be asked to sign up to a subscription, purchase products, or make a one-off contribution to help the artist attempt their mission.
Concert and music album crowdfunding. Organize shows with no risk, connect with other music professionals and fans, set up and manage Artist clubs, share the latest news, videos, free tracks, photos. Sell music and merch directly to fans, pre-sell tickets to live online shows, build your music career.
Bandtwango incorporates the best elements of crowdfunding and the traditional artist development process without all the hassle. Founded by music industry veterans, it all begins with a A&R process that ensures that artists who are serious about taking their country music careers to the next level get the attention they deserve.
In this ebook you’ll learn tactics to get more patrons. Strategies on how to market and promote your page and things you may not know about using Patreon for the first time. Advice on how to structure your membership page based on research. The best tool to help manage, track and fulfill merch on Patreon […]
Corite is a fan funded marketing platform where artists and fans come together for a common goal. Artists release their music through Corite to all major music platforms. Fans make a contribution and get payback when it’s streamed, based on the size of their contribution and activity.