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”

FMP | Week 5 | 9th May – 15th May

Progress Made I have re planned the charity gig into two separate gigs on the same week one of which i have got Bar 42 for on Tuesday 14th June. Marketed and Promoted the upcoming gig on Wednesday Outstanding Tasks Find a venue for the other charity gig i wish to put on in JuneContinue reading “FMP | Week 5 | 9th May – 15th May”

FMP | Week 04 | 2nd May – 8th May

Progress Made Fully organised the gig on 18th may including finished all graphics/poster and a schedule. I have also written up a guest list for the gig. Followed up with Katie James about a new logo Recorded two scratch tracks for solo EP Began putting together a press package for Luke Amor Organised door personnelContinue reading “FMP | Week 04 | 2nd May – 8th May”

Andy and the Echoes @ The Smugglers Return

This has probably been the most interesting gig to say the least… We started out by going to college to grab the pa equipment required for the gig, we managed to get everything together quickly and also all the stuff to the venue in one trip with two cars. Once we had arrived at theContinue reading “Andy and the Echoes @ The Smugglers Return”

FMP | Week 01 | 11th April – 17th April

Progress made this week Evaluated the gig from Wednesday Organised the gigs for 29th and 27th including printed posters, flyers and created event pages Followed up with Katie Lisa James about label logo Met with Nielsen Reaveley about him possibly signing to the label Updated the wordpress websites Outstanding Tasks Promote the upcoming gigs onContinue reading “FMP | Week 01 | 11th April – 17th April”

FMP – Prelude Part 4

Prelude Part 4 Progress made this week Signed Red Shores to the label Released Red Shores “Live At Bar 42’s Pangalactic” through the label Created wordpress and bandcamp for Red Shores Began organising a new gig on 27th for Red Shores to play Found a headline act for 29th and another support act Outstanding TasksContinue reading “FMP – Prelude Part 4”

FMP – Prelude Part 3

Prelude Part 3 Progress made this week Printed off posters and flyers for the upcoming gig on 13th Organised a second gig at the Smugglers return on 29th April Distributed some of the flyers and posters around the college and also to a few local business including We Have Sound in worthing. Added the eventContinue reading “FMP – Prelude Part 3”

FMP – Prelude Part 2

Prelude Part 2 Progress made this week Discussed a 1 year term for Luke Amor’s contract Obtained contact details for Luke Amor and his managers Signed a manager/label agreement with both of Luke Amor’s managers Organised the first Hot Air Music gig at Bar 42 on 13th April including getting all the acts, creating aContinue reading “FMP – Prelude Part 2”