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 […]
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.
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.
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.
Create the perfect page to display your music. Artist/Label pages bring together all of your music smart links, social media profiles, event listings and more. All of this is displayed on one, beautiful, responsive web page that you can share everywhere. Discover and submit music to Spotify playlists, submit your own tracks and submit your […]
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 review 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 are 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.
Over 25,000 independent and major label artists use Playlist Push services to get their music on Spotify playlists and in TikTok videos. Pitch your song to independent music curators managing organic playlists on Spotify. Each curator undergoes a rigorous vetting process to prove their engagement is authentic, streams are organic, and your submission is thoughtfully […]
A growing spreadsheet of 150+ music marketing 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. Resources for Spotify, Apple Music, YouTube analytics, measuring social media performance, and doing customer, […]
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 […]
Free 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.
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 […]
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.
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 […]
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.
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 PDF ebook written by Amy Thomson, the founder of ATM Artists and former manager of Swedish House Mafia. The book breaks down expert knowledge on a range of essential music industry topics, including record company deal options, lawyers, royalty statements, touring, release dates, international marketing and much more.
Pre-Save for Spotify campaigns that drive engagement, increase followers and grow streams for independent and major record labels. Pre-save to Spotify campaigns allow your fans to connect on Spotify and automatically add an upcoming album or single to their Spotify library when it is released.
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.