How YouTube Betrayed the Friendship of Unsigned Musicians

This article questions the value of YouTube to unsigned artists. Why are YouTube still not paying unsigned artists for every stream?  There are 400 hours of video uploaded to YouTube every day, driving projected net advertising revenues of $3.96 billion in 2018. Google are starting to look evil. YouTube a new distribution channel for unsigned

Band of The Week – Complicated Animals

Brazilian and American duo ‘Complicated Animals‘, just released a new 6-song EP called ‘In This Game.’ The duo describe their sound as  Indie Nova, a mix of indie pop and Bossa Nova, and that comes alive on their EP. Complicated Animals make music that glistens in sunshine, their EP contains six delightfully observed pop ditties, that

Blackchords Announced For SXSW

Right Chord Music favourites Blackchords have been announced on the bill for South By Southwest. The annual new music, film and interactive conference, held in Austin, Texas, between March 12th-17th, 2013. Blackchords will be joined by 16 other Australian acts and a total of 2,000 performers across 90 different venues. The lineup also includes a

Blackchords Feature On Teen Mom Soundtrack

The Blackchords track ‘Raise My Hands,’ (taken from the debut album) has been included on the MTV Teen Mom Soundtrack in the US.  The soundtrack is available exclusively through iTunes, and proceeds of sales will go to The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy. Some good music for a good cause.

Blackchords – ‘Disappear’ Features In MTV’s Teen Mom 2

The Blackchords track ‘Disappear’ features in the hit MTV show Teen Mom 2 Ep 112 Disappear is the final track, from their debut self titled album. Blackchords ‘Raise My Hands’ has now also been included on the Teen Mom soundtrack which is due for release at the end of January.