What’s The Story? The Value Of Story Telling In Music Promotion

As a music blog that receives hundred of emails a week, we can confirm that there is very little newsworthiness in the headline ‘unsigned band releases new single.’ In this article we highlight the importance of storytelling to create memorable and distinctive music promotion. What can unsigned bands learn from brands? Since the start of

The Music Marketing Manifesto. Ten Principles For Success

Unsigned bands:  How do you promote your music in the most effective way? Read our ten principles for success. Five years ago, we were asked to write a simple marketing guide for unsigned bands and independent artists. We came up with ten principles for success and it was shared on the Unsigned Guide Music Blog.

How To Get Your Music On Spotify Playlists (From A Band That Actually Has)

How to get your music on a Spotify playlist is a hot topic. Most people expect there to be a simple, golden bullet solution. Who can I pay? Which pluggers do I use? Who do I email? From experience, the reality is quite different. This article provides a guide to show you the approach we

The Takeover Festival

Back in 2013 frustrated with bad promoters and bad live music experiences, we decided to create a new live music platform. The RCMHangout Sessions and ultimately The RCMHangout Festival were born. Our festival became one of the first online only music festivals using Google+ Hangouts On Air. Bands and artists played live from their homes to the world via

Episode 133. Lost On Radio

The Lost On Radio Podcast 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 to the late

Episode 124. 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 to the late night fringes.

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 the world via the RCM

Episode 91. 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 to the late night fringes,

Jess Morgan – Langa Langa

‘Langa Langa’ is solo folk artist Jess Morgan’s latest offering, following on from ‘Aye Me’ which was released through a fan-funded Pledge Music campaign in 2012. Having just returned from a tour of Europe, an April/May tour of England is supporting the new release alongside an album launch in Jess’ home city of Norwich. Jess

Episode 73. Lost On Radio Podcast

Welcome to the 73rd episode of the Lost On Radio Podcast, presented and curated by Mark Knight. Lost On Radio is a weekly showcase of incredible undiscovered music overlooked by radio, or pushed to the late night fringes. Listen back to all previous episodes by clicking the menu button, on the player below. Subscribe and listen via iTunes to