GYROstream Blog

GYROservice - Instrument and Liability Insurance

24/10/2018

Liam Murphy

Insurance is one of those things a lot of people think they don’t need, and for most parts of life it may not be necessary or affordable to some. But for musicians, it can crucial to saving your career. It’s hard to prove the importance of insurance to an artist’s career, so we’re going to tell you a story, about a client of ours Shag Rock, which appeared on The Industry Observer, who were saved by the insurance angels earlier this year. The boys in Shag Rock... Read More

Our Best SubmitHub Strategies

24/10/2018

Liam Murphy

SubmitHub is a ‘middle-man’ website that started in 2015, that connects artists and their representatives with all of the blogs, websites, labels, radio stations and other channels around the world. Although it’s “free”, it requires a little cash to get the most out of it, but SubmitHub can be a great tool when it is paired with a worthy track. We’ve put together a list of strategies you can use to make sure you squeeze every drop of juice out of... Read More

Want to Win $10,000 Worth Of Music Prizes? GYRO's 'Big Boost' Is How!

15/10/2018

GYRO HQ

Continuing our ongoing support to Australia and New Zealand's up-and-coming and independent artists, GYROstream is now announcing our huge new artist discovery and development competition, 'Big Boost'. Aiming to give artists the leg up they need to take their music global, the contest boasts an array of pivotal music career prizes valued at a whopping $10,000.  A huge pack which tackles all aspects of an artist's career, the... Read More

Meet Your Feature Artist For October | STUMPS

04/10/2018

Martin McConnell

It’s that time of the month where we unveil our feature artist, and who other than the boisterous STUMPS for September. Hailing from Sydney’s Northern Beaches, the lads have been absolutely killing it lately. After releasing their EP ‘Just Another Stay At Home Son’,  they achieved triple j Unearthed rotation and airplay for the tunes 'Piggyback', 'This Home is Mine' and 'We'll Do it Anyway', a huge achievement for their debut. Following... Read More

Here\'s How Much Money You Make Getting Your Track On A Spotify Playlist

02/10/2018

GYRO HQ

Want to know how much money you’ll make from getting your track on a Spotify playlist? In the digital age, it can be hard for artists to make money from their work. Platforms such as Spotify and Apple Music pay artists per stream, but it does take a while for those streams to add up. One service we offer at GYROstream is ‘playlist pitching’ - we contact our extensive list of playlisters across a range of platforms and pitch our artists songs for addition to their... Read More