Music Industry Advice

The music industry is an ever-changing landscape but the fundamental principles remain the same. If you’re looking to build a successful career in the music industry you’ll need to know the basics, from publishing to digital distribution, band agreements and more.

wedding bands
Entertainment Agents and Bookers
Trawling the local circuit for paid work will inevitably introduce you to the local ‘Entertainment Agent or Promoter’.  Both provide
Read more.
how to get a record deal
How to Get a Record Deal
Since the age of popular music began, getting signed by a record label has the ultimate goal of any musician
Read more.
example booking contract
Example Booking Contract for Live Performance
Please Note: All Contracts are examples. Whilst you are welcome to copy, download and print these examples they are for
Read more.
radio airplay
Marketing, Promotion & Radio Airplay
Airplay is one of the best ways to get your music heard. Why? because whilst radio broadcasting cannot show the
Read more.
Invoice for Musicians and singers
Invoices & Receipts for Musicians, Bands and Singers
Paid live performances require that records are kept for accountancy purposes. In most cases the agent, booker or venue who
Read more.
join music directory

The Vocalist Directory

Vocalist aims to provide singers, musicians and songwriters of all abilities and styles, music industry contacts, lyrics, tab, midi, audio, MP3s & the latest job listings with A&R, TV, Radio, Film and publishers seeking artists, bands, songs, music and songwriters. Are you a singer for hire or in a wedding band? Join our directory of acts.

Join nowHire a Singer