We want to do all we can to support you and your music. Here are a few things we have prepared exclusively for you – take your pick!:
50% Off The Unsigned Guide
Our friends at the Unsigned Guide are offering clients of Crown Lane a 50% discount on annual subscription to their online UK music industry directory. Covering 50 areas of the UK music industry & with over 8,600 listings specifically researched with unsigned and emerging bands & artists in mind, it is an essential tool for any aspiring act.
Everything from artist managers, booking agents, radio stations and record labels to gig promoters, venues and festivals is included in the directory. To claim your 50% discount, just input code TUG50G at checkout on The Unsigned Guide website.
Local Music Store Happens to be Largest Guitar store in the UK!
guitarguitar Epsom is the UK’s largest guitar store and is only half an hour from central London and it’s even closer to Morden! Stocking all the major brands and with knowledgable staff there’s no better place to buy your next instrument – or just oggle the amazing pieces on show.
They are very good to us as a studio – and they’ll treat you well too I am certain! Chat to them for the latest deals.
From registering your music, to getting the legal help you need, you’ll find everything you need on one of these sites.
Please let us know if you’ve found other places helpful, or a link has changed and we’ll add or make corrections here.
PRS for Music – For Writers and Publishers
PPL – Licensing Recorded Music
Musicians’ Union – Industry Advice
AIM – Supporting Independent Music
Emu Bands – Getting Your Music Online
Help Musicians UK – Leading Charity for Music Professionals
Sound Exchange – Register to Get the Royalties You are Due
Next Big Sound – Analytics for the Music Industry
Music Week – Leading Trade Media Brand
Hypebot.com – The Music Business Current Information
Basca – The British Academy of Songwriters Composers and Authors
WFTV – Voice for Women in Creative Media
BMI – Largest Rights Holder in U.S. & Nurturing New Talent
Taxi – An Independent A & R Company
iSingMag – A great resource for singers and performers
Breed Media – Carbon Neutral Duplication and Replication Vinyl and CD
WeWow -Eco-friendly CD Replication and Duplication
Got more tips? Useful people you know? Please share with us, and we’ll add to the list!
One to One Training
Our flexible one-to-one training ensures all musicians, writers and composers are able to get their music safely online. You will be guided through a step-by-step process with plenty of time for you to ask questions along the way. By the end, your music will be registered, tracks uploaded, and the royalties assigned to your bank account. .
Check back regularly as we update this page to ensure it is always your go to place for inspirational ideas and helpful links. Please, let us know if there are things we’ve missed that you would like to see here. There are also plenty of useful resources on our For the Record page.