19-July-2019.  Learning/gathering information for artists & musicians.

How to promote your show

  • Invite a local artist to partake in your show
  • Invite a music critic
  • Social network

APPS

ARTICLES

EVENT CALENDARS

LIVE MUSIC VENUES

  • 1st Street Cafe, Benicia, California
  • 7 Mile House, Brisbane, California
  • Armando’s, Martinez, California
  • Britt-Marie Restaurant, Solano Avenue, Albany/Berkeley, California
  • Hotel Utah Saloon, San Francisco, California
  • Rellick Tavern, Benicia, California
  • Rigger’s Loft Winery, Canal Street, Port Richmond, California
  • Roxx on Main, Martinez, California
  • The Bistro, B Street, Hayward, California

SONG LICENSING

  • Article – Music Licensing 101: How do I license a cover song?
  • Article – The Cover Song Quagmire: 3 Ways to Obtain Mechanical Licenses for Legally Recording/Distributing Cover Versions by Dale Turner
  • Forum discussion – Jazz Guitar Online – Recording An Album with Jazz Standards
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  • AFFIX MUSIC –
  • AFFORDABLE SONG LICENSING – https://www.affordablesonglicensing.com/#how-it-works
  • ARTLIST – non-exclusive; – https://artlist.io/
  • AUDIO MICRO STOCK AUDIO LIBRARY –
  • AUDIONETWORK –
  • AUDIO SOCKET – consistency, high quality; offer non-exclusive, contractual deal and the artist retains 100% ownership; http://www.audiosocket.com
  • BABY YOU CAN WRITE MY TRACK –
  • BRAND X MUSIC –
  • DIRECTIONAL MUSIC – offering both non-exclusive and exclusive artist deals; you retain full ownership of your tracks – http://www.directionalmusic.com
  • EASYSONGLICENSING.COM – cover song licensing
  • EPIDEMIC SOUND –
  • GETTY IMAGES MUSIC PORTAL –
  • HARRY FOX (HFA) is the leading provider of rights administration, licensing, and royalty services for the U.S. music industry. HFA issues the largest number of licenses for the use of music in both physical and digital distribution formats in the U.S. and handles royalty payments to music publishers for over 100,000 catalogs.
  • JAMENDO MUSIC – geared towards the independent musician; unlimited and free, non-exclusive – http://www.jamendo.com
  • JINGLEPUNKS – exclusive agreement with a 50/50 share on both sync fees and performance royalties
  • MARMOSET – curated, http://www.marmosetmusic.com
  • MUSICBED – http://www.musicbed.com
  • MUSICVINE – Leeds, UK; exclusive & non-exclusive music
  • NIGHTINGALE MUSIC – Toronoto based;
  • POND 5-
  • PREMIUM BEAT by Shutterstock  exclusive only – http://www.premiumbeat.com
    • Moving Ahead by Peter McIsaac Music
  • RAILROADTRAX – http://www.railroadtrax.com
  • RXMUSIC –
  • SENTRIC MUSIC –
  • SCOUTMUSIC –
  • SONGFILE – is the quick and easy way to license cover songs for physical and digital formats such as CDs, downloads, ringtones and interactive streams.
  • SOUNDROP.COM – cover song distribution
  • SOUND LOUNGE –
  • SOUNDSTRIPE – http://www.soundstripe.com
  • STORYBLOCKS AUDIO –
  • TRANSITION MUSIC CORPORATION –
  • TRIPLE SCOOP MUSIC – http://www.triplescoopmusic.com
  • TUNECORE –
  • TUNELICENSING – http://www.tunelicensing.com