MONEY MATTERS: Funding sources for artists
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!
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Meet Our Feature Artist for March | Teenage Dads
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.
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Why releasing singles is so important and the growing commercial strategy behind it
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
How To Promote Your Music With Tik Tok
The power and popularity of TikTok at present is phenomenal and there are no signs of this trend slowing down anytime soon. For artists, this platform is the best way to promote your music right now. TikTok has the ability to blow up a song, for example, the virality Lil Nas X’s ‘Old Town Road’ has reached is largely due to how it was marketed on TikTok.
Tips for Getting Your Music on TikTok -
Upload your music
The first step to getting your music out there is to... Read More
Our Feature Album for February | Georgia Fair 'the world's awake'
Georgia Fair are back with the release of their long-awaited third LP 'the world's awake', which we are proud to present as our February feature album!
Sydney duo Georgia Fair have been making music together since they were thirteen years old. With a decade worth of impressive release, including two EPs and now three albums.
Their new alternative/folk release boasts 9 tracks of pure melancholic pleasure, and will have you weaving through haunting, poigant, atmospheric... Read More