GYROstream Blog

Meet Your May Feature Artist... FRITZ

24/05/2018

GYRO HQ

Our May feature artist is none other than Newcastle's penultimate prom queen, FRITZ. One thing is for certain, FRITZ fights fire with fire in the video for her latest single, 'Biggest Fool In The World'.  'Biggest Fool In The World' video was directed by FRITZ (Tilly Murphy) and features a rather mean-spirited Joab Eastley (of RAAVE TAPES), as well as cameos from some of The Steel City's finest young talent. Channeling classic school dance vibes akin to... Read More

Meet Your June Feature Artists | SHAG ROCK

24/05/2018

GYRO HQ

There's no denying. WE LOVE SHAG ROCK. The Brisbane boys have been absolutely killing it lately. They just wrapped up a regional QLD tour with The Rubens and Tia Gostelow and they're just about to release their new single 'Double Life' as well as embarking on an East Coast Headline tour. We're pretty chuffed to welcome them to the family as our JUNE feature artists.  We caught up with the band to find out a bit more about them ahead of their upcoming tour. So... Read More

How to convert my art and audio for upload to online stores?

22/05/2018

GYRO HQ

Many stores have strict requirements for audio and cover art uploads. If you are getting an error message trying to upload your assets follow these simple steps to convert your files.  ARTWORK Minimum Spec jpg/jpeg filename 3000 x 3000 pixels, exact square Under 10mb filesize How to check what size my image is? (Windows) In windows explorer, right click the image file, and click 'Properties' Click the 'Details' tab and... Read More

China Calling - Entering the age of a new music market

18/05/2018

GYRO HQ

The China Syndrome is anuclear meltdown scenario so named for the fanciful idea that there would be nothing to stop the meltdown tunnelling its way to the other side of the world. The 1979 movie starring Jane Fonda and Michael Douglas was a hit, winning an Oscar nod and it still holds a 7.4/10 rating on IMDB for those playing at home. Was it a sign of things to come? Perhaps. Or perhaps it’s a China Syndrome in reverse for the music industry. For the first time ever independent... Read More

Understanding an artists dream team

18/05/2018

Brittney Kahl

As a new or emerging artist, the music world can often seem daunting to navigate on your own, or perhaps you’re an aspiring industry professional looking for career opportunities in the music business. Either way, we’ve compiled a list of key jobs to help you understand the industry professionals you may come across during your artistic career. Manager A manager works closely with the band to help make major decisions, business arrangements, and acts as the liaison... Read More