Part II: The Revenge!!!

I’m back for revenge!!! Now that summer is over it’s time to get working! “Hot Air Music Presents…” will now be taking place on Tuesdays at Bar 42 as myself and Mark Knowles have something that we’re gonna be working on for Wednesdays. The first gig back is coming soon on 18th October featuring Funkzilla,Continue reading “Part II: The Revenge!!!”

Andy and the Echoes @ Bar 42

i’ve just run out of things to say really. Before summer the gigs were part of my college assignment and so i needed to evaluate them but don’t need to so here are the photos. Lineup Andy and the Echoes Joseph Bagwell and his Band Nielsen Reaveley Photos by LC Photography  

New Tropics @ Bar 42

Starting off the first of many “Hot Air Music Presents…” gigs we had New Tropics supported by Funkzilla, Etcetera and our Luke Amor. Night went well, had a nice crowd although a lot of people seemed to leave after Funkzilla leaving New Tropics with a smaller audience then they should have for a band ofContinue reading “New Tropics @ Bar 42”

FMP | Proposal

For my FMP i plan to start my own independent record label for Rock and acoustic based genres. I wish to sign at least 3 – 4 artists (2 bands and 2 solo) to the label. From this if the artist wishes to release an EP/Album/Single then i will get that recorded for them andContinue reading “FMP | Proposal”

FMP | Evaluation

For my final major project i set out to create an online record label and to work with artists on releasing new material and promoting them. The main focus of the project was to help me build up my marketing and promotion skills. I feel like i began quite strong booking three gigs in AprilContinue reading “FMP | Evaluation”

Rock for Research [Part 2]: Sad Girls Club @ Bar 42

Last night was a better atmosphere i feel than last Tuesday, even though about the same amount of people came. I Feel that again the two main problems were promotion and date selection and they are something i need to improve on quite a lot if i want to begin making money from gigs. Another problemContinue reading “Rock for Research [Part 2]: Sad Girls Club @ Bar 42”

Rock for Research [Part 1]: Cascades @ Bar 42

Tuesday may not be the best night for a gig at Bar 42. Tonight was quite dead for the most part though we did make a nice £35 on the door in support of cancer research. I feel that the main problem with this one was the promotional aspect of the gig. One major itemContinue reading “Rock for Research [Part 1]: Cascades @ Bar 42”