Musician Employment Resources
Music promotion is essential for artists to spread their music, grow their fanbase and advance their career. Here you'll find music promotion companies, music marketing strategies, and free and low priced music marketing resources.
- 101 Music Blogs to Submit Your Music To
A list of 101 music blogs along with their email addresses, social profiles, genre, etc. you can submit your music to.
- 7 Perfect Tips for Promoting Your Music on Instagram
It’s no secret that the primary target market for any music regardless of the genre, tends to be younger people below 35. 31% of Internet users aged 18-34 and 32% of users between the ages of 25 and 34 are active on Instagram. Also, there is almost a 50-50 ratio of male and female users on Instagram.
- APM Music
APM Music is the leading creative music house & production music library. License tracks in every genre for all media including film, TV, trailers, sports, and advertising.
This live music platform lets you promote tickets, engage with fans, share tour trailers and gather insights. Has a dedicated Events widget for Wix, Squarespace and WordPress to let fans know when an artist is performing next and get tickets without leaving their site.
Custom printed promotional products for bands, musicians, labels, including mousepads, coasters, t-shirts, stickers, keychains, and watches.
- BlueJay Music
BlueJay is a social radio app that allows users to stream live playlists to users around the world. Every week artists host playlist sessions on the app opening the airwaves to new listeners. Get yourself registered as an artist and start sharing your music.
- How To Promote Your Music Independently
Some quick tips on how to promote music independently.
- Daimoon Market
Provides Soundcloud, Spotify, and YouTube music promotion.
DropTrack is a software tool that helps record labels, independent artists, and producers organize and promote their music. They keep your full catalog – all your music and metadata – in one place.
- D. Baron Media Relations, Inc.
Diana Baron has brought her award winning experience in public relations, marketing, advertising and design to create a firm whose mission is to super serve established and emerging recording artists, producers, songwriters, authors, film projects and specialized projects such as home furnishings and resort properties. Baron and her team define and design an overarching and targeted plan to parallel the client’s philosophical and marketing goals and meet their objectives.
- The DIY Musician Blog
A living guide to music marketing, updated daily with promotion tips, industry news, and much more.
- Ditto Music
Online digital music distributor with in-house team of experts deliver comprehensive PR campaigns.
- Jerry Duncan Promotions
An independent country record promotion company, focusing on small and medium market radio promotion. In business since 1982, they have promoted 65 Number One singles.
- Email Marketing for Musicians: How to Build a Mailing List
While social media has its place, email marketing is one of the best ways to get your fans’ attention.
- Empire Music Promotions
Empire Music Promotions is a Music Promotion & Marketing Company focused on promoting Independent Musicians, Singers & Bands.
- Entourage PR for Musicians
North Carolina-based music public relations firm, representing acts such as Mandorico and Machine Seven. Publicity, Internal Relations, Fan Relations, Street Marketing, Strategic Planning and Community Relations.
- Evolution Promotion
Specializing in radio and tour promotion, web marketing and development, and consulting. Includes credits and contact information.
- Bryan Farrish Radio Promotion
Song and album airplay promotion including commercial, specialty/mixshow, and non-commercial stations, syndicated program promotion, and radio publicity.
Dedicated to helping musicians find other musicians whether it's for an occasional jam, to form a band or complete a line-up.
- Free Music and Musician's Classifieds
Find and post free ads for New and Used Instruments, Musicians and Bands for Hire, Sound, Lighting and Recording Gear, Music Memorabilia, Professional Music Services, Instrument and Music Suppliers.
- Freelance Musicians' Association
Assistance for members performing live gigs in clubs, smaller concert facilities, and at a wide range of public and private functions. Includes membership information.
- Funkdafi Promotions
Independent Artist and Label Promotions Radio, Online, Press kit distributions, street team. Specializing in creative promotional solutions.
- Generation Media
Public relations company that is dedicated to working with composers, authors, musicians, and record labels. Radio, Internet, and national press promotion are all part of their services.
They produce compilation albums spotlighting local music scenes. Site includes submission and contact information.
- Todd Glazer
Radio and CD promotion.
- Gold Country International
Full service music and entertainment production company. Site provides links to opportunities in music industry, heritage tourism, recording and syndicated programming.
- Goodspace Music
Seattle-based promoter of indie music from overseas. We can help with local bookings, in-stores, and reviews. Let us retail your music to an American audience!
- GrassRoots Promotion
Nashville’s first promotion company focused exclusively on secondary (small to intermediate) country radio markets. Founded in 1996, the company has worked with numerous superstar artists and major labels, as well as dozens of leading independent artists and companies.
- Grow Your Band's Audience
Independent music promotion and marketing strategies for emerging musicians.
- How To Promote Your Music Organically
There are ways to promote your music that feel natural and more human-centric. In this post, the author shares an approach to music promotion that may change your view of it. Also, he covers some practical ways you can promote your music organically.
- Independent Music Promotions
Independent Music Promotions is the only “guaranteed” music promotion company of it’s size and stature in the music industry today.
- Indigo Promotion
Graphic and flyer design and promotional services. Site includes credits and company information.
- Inside Sessions
Learn the music and Record Label business with over 75 top recording artists, music industry executives and producers. Courseware and band demo analysis.
- Jacob & Associates, Inc.
Marketing services to classical vocalists, musicians, actors, dancers and creative organizations. Site includes information about the company and offered services.
- Jamsfo'us Productions
Services for musicians including CD manufacturing, voice overs, jingles, soundtracks, songwriting services, and graphic design.
- Kaos Management Pty Ltd
Kaos is a totally independent radio promotions company servicing new music to Australian radio. We arrange radio servicing and independent radio distribution.
- Pete Knapp & Company
The only music marketing firm of its kind. Artists, record labels, and festival-operators present us with their projects and we provide publicity services and radio promotion.
Collaborate, master, distribute and promote your music all in one place.
- La Costa Music
Offers form contracts with how to do it services and seminars regarding several topics. Includes prices and an online application form.
- Label Engine
Label Engine provides a unique set of tools, essential for running a label, into one easy to use system.
- Loggins Promotion
They offer radio promotion: site includes company profile and contact information.
- M:M Music
M:M Music, voted "Independent Promotion Company of the Year" by both Radio Stations and Record Labels, houses a staff of 4 who work with both Major & Independent labels, Management Companies and Radio Stations in the Triple A Commercial, Non-Commercial and Americana formats.
- Madtech Audio
Madtech Audio is a multi-tasking recording studio, instrument tuition, music industry design and audio solutions studio based in Hampshire on the south coast of England UK.
- Mitch Schneider Organization
Press publicity for bands and artists: site includes credits and company information.
- Music Promotion, Inc.
A music marketing company catering to the practical marketing needs of artists and recording labels, offering a smorgasbord of services, including radio campaigns in the USA, UK and Europe.
CD and cassette manufacturing, web design, biographies and press kits. Site includes information about prices and application.
- Music Crowns
Premium music promotion for unsigned, newly signed and independent music artists all over the world.
- Music EastWest
Strategic planning, radio promotion and publicity, and personal assistant services. Site includes credits and company information.
- Music Gorilla
Music Gorilla works with Bands, Musicians, Artists and Songwriters to get their original material into the eyes and ears of industry members who have the ability to take their careers to the next level. They work with Reps from Major Labels, Indie Labels and Film Studios. Their artists get access to free submissions for film, tv and video games, they are eligible for free live label showcases, digital distribution with MSN and Loudeye and more.
Multi-tiered learning resource and faq solutions for the music industry. We provide the tools and resources to protect your material, launch your career, and release your product.
Music promotion, consulting and web design services. It also sells books on music business.
Listen to and critique demos from unsigned bands. Site includes company and submission information.
Submits musicians information, materials and press releases to music specific directories, internet radio stations and online music magazines.
- Musician’s Atlas
The Musician’s Atlas streamlines Booking and Promotional chores and delivers the most qualified contacts and comprehensive listing details so you can work less and get more done.
Helps the growth and promotion of great musicians and music; features include Battles, free online radio, magazine, promo packs, e-store, creative work, online music studio work and much more.
Providing a music directory, including music contacts, and email updates free of charge. Site also includes information about the services they offer by payment.
- Nasty Little Man Public Relations
Publicity for many groups such as Beastie Boys, Radiohead, Foo Fighters, and Sonic Youth.
- Night Shade Professional label Information Centre
A resource for labels, talent scouts and other industry proffessionals seeking unsigned talent.
- Omari’s Organic Promotion
Omarimc.com is a professional music promotion agency and music marketing blog. The owner, Nathaniel (Omari) Moore, began as a music producer at the young age of 14 in Pittsburgh, PA. His instrumentals have accrued over 6,000,000 hits to date.
- PLA Media
Music Industry, Entertainment, Corporate and Literary public relations, marketing, publicity, consulting and artist development for artists, musicians, singers, songwriters, authors and corporations.
- Planetary Group
The Planetary Group is a boutique music marketing company offering indie publicity, social media, non-commercial + college radio promotion and consulting.
- Prescription Music PR
a UK music PR and digital marketing agency based near London, offering a wide range of communications services for the entertainment and music industries.
- Pressed PR
"Pressed PR is a boutique communications agency specializing in the entertainment industry. We find our niche amongst the independent creatives, working with clients ranging from independent artists and filmmakers to independent record labels, music tech startups, and other small businesses in the creative industries. We relate to clients in a unique way by fully understanding the struggles, techniques, and knowledge of what it takes to succeed in creative industries... because we’ve been in those shoes ourselves. We get personal - telling your story in a unique way to every blog, magazine, radio station, and publication that we pitch to."
- Promoting Yourself and Your Music Online
How to utilise social networking, blogging and websites to showcase your music provided by Musicians' Union - the UK trade union for all musicians.
- Quint Essenz
Press, radio and television campaigns exclusively for classical music.
- Rainmaker Music Publicity
For indie musicians looking for publicity services. Includes clients and rates.
Their client list includes major labels such as Def Jam, Konvict, RCA, Capitol, etc. They have 10+ years of experience with the essential tools to turn your marketing budget into a growing fanbase. They are now working with Indie artists because they feel the music industry shifting. They have affordable marketing packages that come with guaranteed results within 30 days or your money back.
- Rappers Resource
Services for the Hip-Hop market: mastering, CD duplication, original music production, and graphic design.
- R.C.I Music Promotion
Music promotion to radio on a national level. Distribution, music promotion and marketing.
- RockWorks Productions
Music management, publishing, and recording services for new bands. Includes contact information.
- Juss Russ Digital Marketing
Music promotion company that offers a variety of 100% organic music promotion services, helping you learn how to gain new fans on Soundcloud, get new subscribers on YouTube and reach real listeners on Spinrilla. .
- Richey Promotions
Richey Promotions (RP) is an Award Winning Country Music Promotion Company on Music Row. Working with both Major & Independent Labels, specializing in secondary markets since 1985.
Rotor uses proprietary A.I. software to analyze music and video clips, and within minutes automatically generates engaging promo and music videos, edited in time to the music. Choose how you want the video to look, using your own clips and images or stock clips from their free library, and let Rotor do the rest. You’ll be done in minutes.
UK Production, promotion, and management services for bands and musicians. Site includes credits and company profile.
- Serious International Music Producers
International producer of jazz, world and contemporary music. Responsible for promoting and producing concerts, tours and special events. Based in London, UK.
- Size Thirteen Music
Providing all of the resources for professional recording artists from studio to stage. Includes details, prices and company information.
- Solid Dream Design
Specializes in logo, poster and album cover design for clients in the music industry. Includes prices and samples.
- Songkick Tourbox
The world’s largest artist ticketing platform and leading concert discovery service. Take control of the fan ticketing experience and ensure you sell more tickets globally.
- Springboard Media Ltd UK
A UK based company whose aim is to produce and sell musical and literary talent. Extensive links and departments.
- Starlight PR
Voted as top 20 PR firm in the U.S, Starlight PR attracts an extraordinary diverse clientele and is proud to have delivered PR campaigns to some of today's top acts such as Cardi B, 21 Savage, Alessia Cara, Lil Uzi Vert, R.City, Omi, DL Moreno and others..
Specializing in street promotions of local bands.
- T and K Productions
Promoting national music and comedy acts as well as local artists trying to get their first break.
- Tantivy Entertainment
The mission is to capitalize on undervalued catalogs, underworked venue opportunities, and undervalued artists, and to leverage our intellectual property assets in the entertainment industry.
Connecting unsigned bands, artists and songwriters with major record labels, publishers and film and TV music supervisors. Includes prices a online application form.
- Team Clermont
Dedicated to the development of new and adventurous artists from the U.S., to Sweden, to Iceland, Germany and beyond. Includes clients as large as Broken Bells and Columbia Records, to established indies such as Jookabox and Sufjan’s Asthmatic Kitty Records, to start-up self-released artists like Wild Moccasins.
- Terminal Clubbing
Scottish based club promoters providing the freshest DJ's and the highest quality house, trance and techno! Home of top up and coming DJ's Steve Pettigrew and Stuart Beck.
- The Century Music Group
Nashville based artist development company. Information on the company and the artists they promote.
- The Integrity Solution
The Integrity Solution is a Premier Marketing, Promotions, Public Relations and Event Planning Company dedicated to the overall success of your Artist Project.
- The Internet Music
Wide range of services for bands and music promotion. Prices and samples included.
An internet based production resource center for touring professionals and the entertainment industry.
- Turnpike Music & Management
Country Music Promotion, Management, Marketing.
- Two Mics Productions
Promoting unsigned bands and artists in the UK. Site includes information about offered services, and membership.
- Two Sheps That Pass
Marketing and consultation company: site includes information about offered services, and credits.
- UK Band Music and Artist Promotion
The UK's fastest grwing music and artist promotion portal listing all uk artist information and music downloads with free promotion services including Free web sites for all artists.
- Vandor Music Group
Information for artists on how to get into the music recording business.
- Versus Media
Internet design and promotion for Indie musicians.
- View Maniac
Online music distribution and promotion marketing services.
- World Wired Productions
Offers a wide range of services: site includes company and membership information.