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The Unsigned Guide Blog

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These days there are so many websites around for unsigned bands to use as a vehicle for some online promotion. More recently, a new strain of sites provide a platform to emerging artists via funding from advertisers and various other sources. Sites such as We7 and Bandstocks, as well as numerous unsigned contests and competitions offer bands the chance to compete for the funds to propel their career to the next level.

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Part 2: We follow the unsigned bands headed to Leeds & Reading

Blog: 24th August 2009 by Louise Dodgson under Live
Source: The Unsigned Guide

Here is Part Two of our blog dedicated to the unsigned & emerging talent which will be appearing at Leeds & Reading Festival this coming weekend. Earlier this week we introduced you to 3 hotly-tipped bands who will be performing on the BBC Introducing stage at both festival sites...and today we bring you 3 more bands to check out – Kinch, Milk White White Teeth, and Minnaars.

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We follow the unsigned bands headed for Leeds & Reading!

Blog: 21st August 2009 by Louise Dodgson under Live
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With this year’s Leeds & Reading festival fast approaching, we decided to catch up with a selection of the unsigned bands who will be gracing the BBC Introducing stage on the Leeds and Reading sites at the weekend.

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This week’s blog is courtesy of freelance music photographer Ben Yacobi who has kindly spared some time to provide an insight into the music photography world. We really hope his Q&A will prove useful for any unsigned bands & artists out there who want to know how to get the most out of the photo shoot experience…or if you’re having difficulty getting started and finding the right band photographer, this blog should give you some pointers.

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Working with a music producer (other than the in-house studio producer at your local recording studio) is something you may think is reserved for the established bands & musicians, or those newly –signed bands & artists who can rely on their record label to hook them up with a worthy and experienced name. But this really isn’t the case.

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Source: Sentric Music

Possibly one of the foggiest areas of the music industry, we are often asked the question ‘What is music publishing?’ or ‘what do music publishers do?’, and it is true that a lot of bands and artists are unclear on just what the term music publishing means and how it works.  So let us shed some light on the matter for you!

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