Music Marketing Resources and PR Tools
Make your album cover in Creative Cloud Express, and you’ll have a visual expression of your musical art in a matter of minutes. Get started for free. Browse through thousands of standout album cover templates or create from a blank canvas. Make your cover on-brand by uploading your logo and using fonts and colors that match […]
NoiseTrade Music helps artists & labels meaningfully connect with fans through the exchange of free music for email addresses and postal codes. Join the NoiseTrade music community and manage your uploaded music, receive 100% of tips and get direct access to your fans through email data and blasts.
Paste a web URL into URLGenius to compose a new link for your marketing campaign. URLgenius opens the app on your visitor’s mobile device for iOS or Android to the destination that matches the URL. Edit link destinations by platform anytime.
Smart links for music marketing. Run a pre-save campaign to make a big splash on release day. Geo-customize every fan’s journey to your music—no coding required. Turn social media attention into meaningful engagement with a beautiful, highly scrollable microsite. Easily bring all of your content together, from releases to gigs to merch.
Digital watermarked music promo delivery. Haulix is a monthly subscription service used by artists and publicists as a secure platform for sharing new and unreleased music. Showcase an album by creating a promo with your WAV or MP3 tracks, photos, PDF attachments, and YouTube videos. Haulix automatically generates a professional-looking web page for your promo, […]
SmartURL redirects users to specific destinations based on their country or device. After entering a default URL, users are able to specify to which country and device-specific URLs they want to direct their traffic. The Pivot smartURL creates a landing page where all users can choose their preferred retailer.
Spotify for Artists gives you tools to develop your fanbase and reach your goals on Spotify. Built for artists and their teams, Spotify for Artists helps you to understand your audience, manage your artist profile, and celebrate new releases and milestones.
PDF download for the ‘YouTube Music Official Artist Channel Playbook’. This guide walks you through the basics of setting up an Official Artist Channel and how to use YouTube fully to engage with fans, drive video views, and promote concerts & tours.
Paid feedback and reviews service from distributor Tunecore. Get ratings, reviews, and advice from real music fans. Find out what others think of your songwriting, song arrangement, and overall sound before you release your track. Up to 225 fan reviews & comments. Interactive reviews and data, available online or for PDF download.
An arsenal of music promotion and marketing tools. Create download gates, share downloads of your music in return for automatic likes, reposts, comments and followers. Submit your music to blogs, playlists, labels and other influencers. Grow fans on YouTube, Soundcloud & Spotify, Mixcloud, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
Checklist for marketing a new record, single, EP or album. Put together on a Google Spreadsheet by uber music marketer Amber Horsburgh of Deep Cuts newsletter fame. The exhaustive checklist of promotional activities goes through successfully marketing a record including best in class examples from Solange, Radiohead + others.
Exhaustive spreadsheet (email req.) of 153 tools top majors and indie labels use to promote music from music marketer Amber Horsburgh. Find tools to replace repetitive tasks like pre-saves, ads, smart links, content creation, messaging bots, and merch customer service.
ConvertKit is an email marketing and audience building software that helps musicians like you turn your passion into a full-time career by connecting you to your fans faster. Use landing pages designed for musicians to create an easy way to promote your next album, embed your music videos, and link out to social platforms and […]
Send your music to more than 150 digital stores across 200 countries and territories around the world. Get daily sales trending for iTunes, Amazon, Apple Music, and Spotify, and keep every penny of what you earn from downloads and streams. From £12.99 per year for unlimited releases. Social media, music publishing admin, merch and manufacturing […]
The SoundCloud Playbook is a comprehensive resource that will help you get the most out of your SoundCloud experience, with instructions and tips on everything from setting up your account, to finding your audience, to making money from your work.
Smart links for music marketing. Brand your experience head to toe, with smart link and bio link pages built for music. Link to your music and content across all streaming platforms and elsewhere on the web. All tools are free to use for everyone, everywhere.
AllMusic is an online music database. It catalogues more than 3 million album entries and 30 million tracks, as well as information on musical artists and bands. AllMusic is an important tool for artists because most distributors pull bio information on artists and releases from them. The album, artist and song information on AllMusic comes […]
Pandora Artist Marketing Platform is a suite of marketing products and programs that enable music makers with tracks playing on the Pandora streaming service to reach new fans, accelerate career growth and get deeper insights.
Free, easy to customise concert and band flyer templates. 1000’s of themes to choose from. You can download a free basic quality image and print yourself or, for a low price you can download high-quality images that can be printed at the print shop of your choice.
First Music Contact is a free information & advice service for musicians, bands & the independent music sector in Ireland. Funded by The Arts Council. Delivered in partnership with Culture Ireland MusicFromIreland present the Irish participation at 5 key international music industry events. Eurosonic, SXSW, Canadian Music Week, The Great Escape and CMJ.
A 238 page PDF book from Attack Magazine, that shows you how, armed with nothing more than a laptop, some talent and a decent work ethic, you can write and record your music, create an international profile and access a worldwide sales infrastructure to make money and build a fanbase from day one.
Ditto’s unlimited distribution service allows you to release all of your music onto the world’s biggest platforms for £19 a year, while you keep 100% of the rights to your songs and all the money you earn from sales. Promotion, PR, social media, pre-release, chart registration and playlist services.
The UK music industry contacts directory database online. From booking gigs to sending demos to record labels or planning your own EP release. The Unsigned Guide contains over 8,500 contacts spanning 50 areas of the UK music industry. Filter contacts by genre, UK towns and cities and more.