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RSD Unsigned competition with Sound Performance returns for its second year

Calling all unsigned artists who want to be in with a chance of winning their music pressed onto 500 vinyl records!

Are you an unsigned artist or in an unsigned band? Dream of having your record released on vinyl? The #RSDUnsigned competition is back and it's an opportunity not to be missed!

One unsigned UK artist will have the chance to get their music pressed on 500 vinyl records by Sound Performance and a one-year distribution deal with Proper Music. This means you could see your music stocked in independent record shops up and down the country.

It couldn't be easier to take part, all you need to do is upload a one-minute submission video showcasing your talent before March 13th 2019 and you could be a winner.

2019’s winning artist will be chosen by our panel which includes:

Chris Marksberry - Managing Director of Sound Performance
Chris Marksberry is the Managing Director of Sound Performance; a vinyl manufacturing company for over 25 years. Sound Performance are passionate about vinyl and its resurgence which has enabled artists and labels to thrive. In other words, they work behind the scenes to bring us the records we know and love.

Jamie Oborne - Owner and Manager of Dirty Hit Records
Jamie Oborne is head of Dirty Hit; a British independent label founded in December 2009. Dirty Hit have found success with artists such as The 1975, Marika Hackman, Wolf Alice, Pale Waves and more.

Natasha Youngs - Owner of Resident Music, Brighton
Natasha Youngs is the owner of the successful well-known record shop Resident Music based in Brighton. Natasha has been involved in RSD since its early inception and works tirelessly to raise the profile of independent record shops all over the UK. 

More judges TBC soon...

For more information about the RSD Unsigned competition and how to enter, head over to the Sound Performance website here: