Lead Partners

 

Formed in 2006, Sentric Music is a leading independent music publisher home to over 70,000 songwriters. Sentric collects royalties on behalf of artists every time their music is played live, broadcast on the TV and Radio or streamed on YouTube. Sentric were the first to offer a service based publishing model where artists retain 100% of their copyright and have the freedom of control. Sentric also sync music into film, TV, games and adverts worldwide.

www.sentricmusic.com

Formed in late 2007 VMS are a specialist Live Music and Venues Company. We offer bespoke venue development, management, promotional and operational solutions. Current and recent clients include ARC (Arena Racing Company), Manchester Academy, Union of UEA Students (The Nick Rayns LCR & Waterfront), Glyndwr University Wrexham (William Aston Hall & Catrin Finch Centre), Warwick University Students Union (Copper Rooms), Portsmouth Pyramids, Brixton Electric, London and The Ballroom, Birmingham and several local authorities and event organisers.

www.vmslive.org

Partners

Here is an overview of our friends that support On:Demand. For more information click through to their websites.

 
 
 
 

Professional Music Technology is the UK's largest award-winning musical instrument retailer, and has been brining a slice of Rock ‘n’ Roll life to the British high street for almost 25 years.

Specialising in the supply of guitars, drums, amplifiers, keyboards, DJ gear, pro-audio, PA and recording equipment, PMT has something for every musician, band, producer and artists that walks through their doors. There are 11 music shops in the PMT chain, with over 160 in-store PMT experts across England to bring the House of Rock shopping experience closer to you. More information on PMT can be found at www.pmtonline.co.uk


The Tipping Point unearths the best new music coming out of the UK, tipping the best tracks, videos and tour news five days a week.

We discover our music via a unique Tippers Network of reliable tastemakers across the UK, unlike many music blogs, we don’t depend on PR spin and as such are one of the first to hear about buzz artists. 

Our Tippers are the most ‘ear-to-the-ground’ tastemakers in all areas of the UK and the site has been running since 2011 featuring the likes of Chvrches, Young Fathers, SOHN, Eliza and the Bear, Lapsley, Gengahr, SOAK,  Peace, Prides, Royal Blood & Jungle.


The Featured Artists Coalition is building the music business of the future, with artists at the centre, where they and those than enable them are rewarded fairly and transparently.

We want a business that respects the needs and aspirations of the music artist and their fans. The FAC services to represent, unite, listen to, educate and speak on behalf of its members.

For more information visit www.thefac.org


Since 2003 The Unsigned Guide has been the UK's definitive music industry directory. Aimed specifically at emerging bands, artists and musicians, as well as aspiring managers and producers, it contains contacts straddling 50 areas of the music business, allowing unsigned acts to navigate the industry successfully and move their careers forward. Whether looking for contacts at record labels, music publishers, artist management companies, booking agents, radio stations, new music blogs or searching for gig promoters, venues, festivals, studios, rehearsal rooms and PR companies, it comprehensively covers all manner of contacts needed by any DIY musician. Originally a printed directory, in 2011 the service was move entirely online, providing over 8,700 easily searchable music industry contacts at your fingertips.


 

Openstage, the world's first geofunding® platform. Enabling fans and artists to make events happen. 

Openstage is an event planning tool that allows performers to socialise their provisional plans, and for fans to pre-commit to purchase their tickets, knowing that once the event is confirmed they will have the front row.  People have called it “where Ticketmaster meets MySpace” or “Kickstarter for Gigs” 

Openstage allows events to become “Fan Funded” and therefore guaranteed to be a success. 
Openstage empowers fans to attract performers to their area or venue, and through the power of pledging, placing magnets, geo-funding, and social-networking influencing performers to do more or new events.


Radar is the world’s leading music video commissioning platform.

If you want affordable, creative music videos, Radar connects you to the right directors.

- Our service is used by major and independent labels, managers and unsigned artists
- We specialise in budgets for official videos from £500 upwards.
- Budgets for secondary content start at £100
- We’re an award-winning network and actively headhunt new director talent. Our directors go on to sign to world-leading production companies.
- Radar is completely free to use, there are no hidden fees or %s. We make our money from director subscriptions.

www.radarmusicvideos.com