Record label marketing tools and label management resources
Developed by the team at Synchtank, Soundgizmo is a website and catalogue management system built for small, fast-moving companies who don’t need big enterprise features or integration. Generate more revenue from your catalog with a core set of tools to help you organize, pitch and license your music.
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.
DISCO makes it easy to organize, search and share your music and other files, all in the one place. Artists, labels, managers, publishers, broadcasters and music supervisors around the world use DISCO to organize their files and collaborate with their teams and networks.
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.
AudioLock provides producers, record labels, artists, DJ’s and digital download stores with the most cost-effective, rapid and accurate way to protect their releases from digital piracy and maximise revenue. AudioLock only specialise in music anti-piracy and also offer watermarked promo delivery to easily identify the source of leaks.
DistroLock makes it harder for anyone (who’s not you) to upload your original music to streaming services. Upload your original songs to DistroLock and we create the acoustic fingerprint. We secure the fingerprint. We note that the audio is “locked” when music services ask. Only you can unlock it. We also register your audio with […]
Premium music distribution and marketing services from distributor Ditto. Playlists and placement services, release strategies from brainstorming, campaign planning to promotion and distribution. Music video distribution, management and monetisation across Vevo & YouTube. Whether you’re an artist or a label, you’ll keep 100% of the rights to your music.
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.
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.
UnitedMasters delivers the tools you need to manage your music business. Release music to all major streaming platforms, buy and sell beats, promote your music, and manage your earnings with the Apple iOS and Android apps. Get paid monthly through PayPal. Join UnitedMasters Select to keep 100% of your earnings and access premium benefits, or […]
Label Engine is a suite of features that make managing a record label a breeze and distributes your music and videos to hundreds of online music stores and streaming services across the world. Label Engine’s royalty accounting system lets you process statements and pay your artists within seconds, not hours.
StudioCDN is a cloud-based content protection platform supporting secured watermark delivery, anti-piracy web crawling & DMCA takedowns. A user-friendly watermarked promo delivery system designed to quickly, easily and securely deliver media files to anyone in the world with an email address.
Artist, label and record store distribution tools for Shopify. With Single Music artists can run their own album pre-orders, sell individual tracks alongside an album or bundle digital with any physical product – all reporting daily to Soundscan, OCC and ARIA charts. Sell NFTs on your Shopify storefront and use them to unlock access to exclusive […]
Eddy is a royalty accounting solution for independent labels and artists. Automate your artists statements and reporting with fast contract and repertoire import and powerful and transparent analytics. Ingest your label’s repertoire, configure your contracts, import sales reports from distributors, access consolidated revenue and royalty statement reports.
Horus Music distribute directly to over 100 different music platforms in 190+ countries and work with more stores in Asia and China than any other provider. Artist distribution deals cost £20 a year for unlimited releases and include free barcode and ISRC codes. Label distribution (for two artists) costs £30 a year for unlimited releases. […]
Stem Direct is right for you if want a personal relationship with your distribution partner and need payment splits. Our software allows you to fully customize your release, platforms, and territories. Each artist gets the full support of a dedicated well-connected Stem Direct rep with expertise in distribution and strategy.
LabelGrid make it easy to manage, deliver, promote and track your music and video catalogue from a central platform and scale up as you grow. With a simple content management panel, flexible delivery engine and cutting-edge marketing tools. Go the self-hosted route by using the WordPress plugin LabelGrid Tools for Record Labels and Distributors.
The Label Machine provides all the training and resources you need to create and run a successful, profitable record label. Access our step-by-step practical courses, with hours of easy-to-follow tutorial videos and attend monthly live training and member Q&A calls.
Many artists sign record deals they don’t fully understand. CreateSafe have created a record deal simulator to help artists, managers, and labels model deal options and forecast profits. It’s a rough guide to better understand the finances of how record deals work.
Revelator Pro offers one platform to manage digital assets, supply chain, rights management, business intelligence, financial reporting, and royalty payment distribution. With Revelator Pro, you can easily manage all of your digital assets, copyrights and metadata in one place.
A promotional platform for smaller artists and labels on Beatport. Beatport Hype is about more than just the charts. It’s a promotion tool for boutique labels and artists, building on Beatport’s extensive experience in social media and marketing. Hype sets you up to compete with the PR operations of established labels.
The complete guide to setting up your own record label. The ultimate free blueprint to get set up and running ASAP. Put together by Nick Sadler head of NSDMT management and author of the Label Machine Blueprint record label course.
The IFPI home of The International Standard Recording Code. ISRC enables recordings to be uniquely and permanently identified. ISRC helps to avoid ambiguity and simplifies the management of rights when recordings are used across different formats, distribution channels or products. ISRCs are assigned by owners of recordings.