We champion incredible new, undiscovered and under-appreciated music via the RCM new music blog, Lost On Radio show and our innovative #RCMHangout Sessions. We also offer music sync and a range of music marketing services and guides. Right Chord Music. Registered UK Trademark No. 2607338
Episode 108. Lost On Radio

Episode 108. Lost On Radio

Lost On Radio is a weekly showcase of incredible new, undiscovered, and under appreciated music from around the world. The show is curated and presented by Mark Knight, the founder of Right Chord Music. Lost On Radio aims to showcase incredible artists that have been overlooked by radio, or pushed...
Band of The Week. Accents

Band of The Week. Accents

Residing in New York State capital Albany, is a trio making highly profound indie-folk music. Originally a two-piece internet project, Accents soon gained three extra musicians and came out from behind their computer screens. Since the release of their second album, the band transformed into a three-piece. The complex journey...
Episode 107. Lost On Radio

Episode 107. Lost On Radio

Lost On Radio is a weekly showcase of incredible new, undiscovered, and under appreciated music from around the world. The show is curated and presented by Mark Knight, the founder of Right Chord Music. Lost On Radio aims to showcase incredible artists that have been overlooked by radio, or pushed...
How Did An Unsigned Band Achieve One Million Plays In Two Weeks?

How Did An Unsigned Band Achieve One Million Plays In Two Weeks?

The promotional challenges facing an unsigned band are well documented. Everything costs money, money you don’t have. Getting on the radio requires a plugger and ultimately you will be fighting for scraps with playlists dominated by major label signed artists. The same is true of the music press. Have you...
NEW! Visit Our T-Shirt Shop

NEW! Visit Our T-Shirt Shop

We’re working with Makr to produce a range of super limited edition Right Chord Music t-shirts. Each design will be available for one month at a time. We’ll been rotating the designs each month to keep things fresh. Click the links below to order your t-shirts. Click the T-Shirt tab on...
Episode 100 - Lost On Radio

Episode 100 – Lost On Radio

  Lost On Radio is a weekly showcase of incredible new, undiscovered, and under appreciated music from around the world. The show is curated and presented by Mark Knight, the founder of Right Chord Music. Lost On Radio aims to showcase incredible artists that have been overlooked by radio, or...
2014 RCMHangout Festival - Apply To Play

2014 RCMHangout Festival – Apply To Play

Frustrated with bad promoters and bad live music experiences, we decided to create a new live music platform.  In 2013 we launched RCMHangout Sessions and The RCMHangout Festival, one of the first online only music festivals using Google+ Hangouts On Air. Bands and artists played live from their homes to...
Best of Amazing Tunes

Best of Amazing Tunes

  We are huge fans of new music station Amazing Radio, it provides a powerful platform for new artists to get their music heard, and the best thing about it? You don’t need a radio plugger to get on air.  To get your music on Amazing Radio you just have...
Earn Money From Music Sync

Earn Money From Music Sync

One of the biggest challenges facing new, unsigned and independent artists is making enough money to produce and release music. To help you unlock additional revenue we have partnered with a sync agency called theComposers.TV and their publishing arm Sing A Simple Song. Scroll to the bottom of this page, complete two...
First Signs Of Love

First Signs Of Love

Every Tuesday we profile an artist we’re crazy about. First Signs Of Love is about those moments when a track grabs us, shakes us, and truly commands our attention. FSOL is for when you think you may have discovered a new band or artist to love. All FSOL featured artists...
Lost On Radio

Lost On Radio

Getting your music on the radio is difficult, playlists are highly controlled and music is pitched by radio pluggers working on behalf of labels. For artists without label support or the budgets to hire radio pluggers, opportunities are limited. Lost On Radio, is a weekly showcase of incredible undiscovered music...
#RCMHangout Sessions

#RCMHangout Sessions

Here at Right Chord Music we’ve always been interested in running our own live night, but we wanted to do it in our own way to help new bands, everywhere, get their music heard. To get it ‘just right’ a live night needs all of the following; The right venue...
Pay As You Go Management

Pay As You Go Management

Right Chord Music currently manages The Daydream Club, and provides ad-hoc support to numerous other independent and unsigned artists including Blackchords who we continue to champion. If you are interested in The Daydream Club, please visit our contact page. We welcome messages from labels, publishers, promoters, journalists, music fans or indeed anybody who...
FREE! The Music Marketing Planning Cycle

FREE! The Music Marketing Planning Cycle

This diagram is designed to provide unsigned bands and DIY musicians with a planning checklist to ensure every release is promoted in the most effective way. Take time to plan your release, give your music the best possible opportunity to receive the exposure it deserves. Don’t spend a year writing...
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Butch Walker. 21+

Butch Walker. 21+

Butch Walker has announced his highly anticipated seventh full-length album Afraid Of Ghosts, out February 3 via Lojinx in Europe (on Dangerbird in the US). With his remarkably diverse resume that includes everything from guitar god to GRAMMY and CMA nominated producer, Walker’s new LP shows both skill and tenderness. The production was helmed by...
Best of Amazing Tunes No. 23 Charlie Cunningham

Best of Amazing Tunes No. 23 Charlie Cunningham

Each week our very own Nick Kavanagh delves into Amazing Radio’s ‘Amazing Tunes’ vault to find and profile one new track or artist. Charlie Cunningham is a singer songwriter from Bedfordshire and now based in Oxford. Lights Off is from the EP ‘Outside Things’ which is out now. Wondrous guitar playing and beautifully crafted songs – we’re going...
First Signs Of Love No. 130 KASHKA

First Signs Of Love No. 130 KASHKA

Kat Burns, aka KASHKA is celebrating the one year anniversary of her excellent electro album ‘Bound’ by releasing an acoustic EP of select tracks. Although it was new track ‘Salmon Arms’ which initially caught our attention. The simple acoustic arrangement and cut through vocals are bewitching, and provide an easy and enticing gateway to the...
Foreign Fields - In Hiding

Foreign Fields – In Hiding

Foreign Fields return with a new single and video. In Hiding. It’s the story of safety and reservation covering up one’s own individuality. The video was directed by Skyler Lawson watch his fantastic interpretation of the song below. Catch the band on tour with The Lone Bellow. Tickets are on sale now, links for each...
Surfalot - My My Oh My

Surfalot – My My Oh My

Norwegian indie pop artist Surfalot releases his first single, ‘My My Oh My’, as a free download in the UK. Surfalot is the project of Bendik Johnsrud and was formed in early 2014 during his time in Liverpool, where he studied at the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA). The city’s musical heritage inspired the...
Best of Amazing Tunes No 22. Heavy Heart - This Season

Best of Amazing Tunes No 22. Heavy Heart – This Season

Each week our very own Nick Kavanagh delves into Amazing Radio’s ‘Amazing Tunes’ vault to find and profile one new track or artist. Heavy Heart are a duo from Peckham, south-east London, formed in 2014. ‘This Season’ is the title track from their delightfully dreamy début EP.  The 5 tracks are all at Amazing Tunes and also at...
We Want Your Alternative Christmas Songs

We Want Your Alternative Christmas Songs

We’re sick of turning on the radio and hearing Slade, The Pogues and Wham. To rectify this we are on the hunt for new Christmas songs from independent artists and unsigned bands. They must be original, no covers please. But we don’t mind if they are traditional Christmas songs, or your own alternative vision of Christmas....
First Signs Of Love No. 129 FARO - Drive On

First Signs Of Love No. 129 FARO – Drive On

FARO ‘Drive On’ transported us back to 1985 and In Between Days by The Cure. Amazing! Chiming guitars, catchy pop riffs, a cool bass line and sultry female vocals. What’s not to love?  This is sing at the top of your voice indie pop at it’s finest. Barcelona born Laura Hayden moved to London and...
Band of The Week. Queen Chief

Band of The Week. Queen Chief

Hailing from the American State of Washington, Queen Chief are single-handily bringing grunge into the 21st Century. The band is the brainchild of 21-year-old lead vocalist, Justin Lien, whose Nordic, Germanic and Native American heritage, meant he grew up with a constant feeling of alienation. Dissatisfied with his surroundings, and with an overwhelming sense of...