GYROstream Blog

Our Feature Album March | Tara Simmons's Show Me Spirit 'Til The End

02/04/2020

GYROstream HQ

Dive into our feature album for this month, the late Tara Simmons’ Show Me Spirit ‘til the End. An amazing exhibition of Tara’s prodigious talent, this 11-track album of contemporary electro-synth pop perfectly reflects the same creativity, collaboration and kindness that characterised her life before it was tragically cut short by breast cancer. The album is a sonic journey, exploring powerfully emotional content while still maintaining a playful attitude - just as Tara... Read More

Why release music during COVID-19

01/04/2020

GYROstream HQ

With the world in a bit of a tailspin, we’ve decided to look at the glass half full and outline why you SHOULD be releasing music during the COVID-19 pandemic. #CreateDontWait Now if you’re thinking, “Release music now, are you crazy?” it's completely understandable. But being locked inside doesn't have to be all bad.. Let's have a look at how you as an artist can make the most of this situation to; build your audience fanbase, further develop your... Read More

MONEY MATTERS: Funding sources for artists

17/03/2020

GYROstream HQ

Correct at the time of writing. Let’s discuss everyone’s favourite subject - money.  It’s a classic tale, right? Musicians never have enough of it, and, as a result, plan their releases on a shoestring budget. Thankfully, GYRO HQ has some good news... there are a whole bunch of funding sources that artists can and should take advantage of to get some decent funding behind their next career move. Read on and be enlightened!   NATIONAL There are a... Read More

Meet Our Feature Artist for March | Teenage Dads

04/03/2020

Mike Keyte

Teenage Dads are on the move again embarking on a 2020 Australian tour alongside the release their breezy, blissful pop song 'Adrenaline Rush'. Fast becoming a household Australian name, the quartet have whipped up two EP's and a debut album in the past two years, their kinetic energy and righteous live shows propelling the band to perform alongside bands such as Lime Cordiale, Montaigne, Psychedelic Porn Crumpets, Ruby Fields, Kingswood and Northeast Party House.  Their... Read More

Why releasing singles is so important and the growing commercial strategy behind it

19/02/2020

Michael Keyte

So you've recorded a bunch of singles now what? What's so important about planning releases?  So with the rise of streaming services and the 'allmighty' social media, single releases are currently trending as one of the more effective commercial methods artists can adopt. In a modern age of playlisting and attention retention, releasing singles/music more frequently has a significant upside when compared to traditional methods. Even more.. 'commercial'... Read More