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The Big Survey In Association With Farida (Win A Guitar!)



Right Chord Music have partnered with Farida to conduct the largest ever survey of emerging bands and artists. We’d love you to get involved, complete the questions below and help us better understand the realities of being a musician in 2013. We look forward to sharing the results with you.

In exchange for your time we are offering you the chance to win a FREE Farida Guitar. To be in with a chance of winning ensure you add your name, email address and a SoundCloud link to one original track at the end of the Survey.  The best song as judged by Right Chord Music will win the Farida Guitar, feature on their Facebook page, the Right Chord Music blog and our Lost On Radio podcast. Simple!

The survey is open to everyone, anywhere in the world, so please feel free to share this link.

About Farida.

At Farida we are very proud to work with some of the UK’s most successful and original artists, making brand new guitar designs like no other. We are always on the lookout for new artists to support and promote, and know how hard it is for new acts to be heard and make an impact when the goalposts never seem to stop moving. We are very pleased to be involved in this survey, and think it is a great way to take stock of the challenges facing new artists in this rapidly changing industry.

About Right Chord Music.

Right Chord Music was founded with a simple aim. To bring the discipline of brand marketing to band and artist marketing. We provide music production, marketing, distribution & Pay As You Go management services. We also produce the RCM blog, Lost On Radio podcast and RCM Hangout Sessions to champion incredible new music.

Which of the following best describes your current situation

Do you currently have a manager? (Either full time or part-time)

Which of the following best describes how you record the music you release?

During the course of a week, which of the following sites do you use to promote your music?

Which of these would you say you most frequently login to on a weekly basis, specifically to promote your music?

At the end of an average month, how much money do you make from your music (sales, gigs, merchandise, sync, radio plays, YouTube and any other sources)

Which of the following revenue sources currently makes you the most money during a typical month?

Have you ever been paid from a sync deal? (Where your music is placed in a TV show, advert, film or computer game)

Which of the following best describes how you promote your music?

If you have previously hired a radio plugger, please choose the statement which best describes how your feel about the service they delivered?

Approximately how much did you spend to spend to produce and promote your last single? (Consider studio time, producers, mixing, mastering, CD / vinyl production, artwork, radio plugging, public relations)

Which of the following would you say is currently your biggest challenge? Choose up to 5 statements

Where do you go to discover new music. Choose your top three sources from the list below

Have you ever paid to promote a social media post?

To be in with a chance of being featured on Right Chord Music, please send us: 1.Your band or artist name 2. Email address 3. Soundcloud / YouTube or Spotify link to hear your music 4. A short biog / information about you and your music