Do you make your own music? Longing to get your record pressed to vinyl? Eager to see it on the shelves of record shops up and down the country? Well we could help…
Record Store Day UK, Sound Performance & DIY Mag are excited to today launch a nation-wide competition to offer the UK’s best unsigned talent the chance to win their music pressed to vinyl.
The one-off prize not only includes 500 copies of the chosen record pressed to vinyl (for free!) but the artist(s) will also receive a one-year distribution deal with Proper Music.
Sound Performance, who are official partners of Record Store Day, have been supporting independent music for almost 25 years and are passionate about vinyl and its resurgence which has enabled artists and labels to thrive.
And now they are offering you the opportunity to get your music heard and promoted across the music industry.
So if you think YOUR band is the next big thing, we want to hear from you now. Entering couldn’t be easier, just follow the link to https://www.soundperformance.co.uk/rsdunsigned and follow the instructions on submitting your music.
The competition closes on 19th March. The winner will be chosen by:
Phil Barton is the owner of London’s iconic Sister Ray Records & Sister Ray Ace, specialising in new and used vinyl since 1989.
Chris Marksberry is the owner and Managing Director of Sound Performance Ltd, a market leader in manufacturing CD and Vinyl for the music industry. The group also includes a New York office and The Flood Gallery, the UK’s leading Gallery and on-line store for music, film and pop culture art.
Editor DIY Magazine
Tim Burgess is best known as the lead singer of The Charlatans. He is also a bestselling author, has recorded three solo albums and has his own label, O Genesis Recordings
The winner will be revealed on 18th April 2018.