As well as offering a variety of services directly, EmuBands would like to recommend the following companies:
EmuBands are delighted to be able to offer our artists and labels an exclusive 20% discount on Alchemy’s eMastering service.
Mastering gives your recordings the professional edge they need to stand out against the competition, and Alchemy’s track record is second to none – from Jessie J and Rizzle Kicks, to Guns ‘n’ Roses, Paul McCartney and Oasis – over the years they’ve worked with massive artists.
If your tracks are unmastered, or if you’re looking to upgrade standard mastered tracks to the higher ‘Mastered for iTunes’ specification, we can highly recommend Alchemy. To place an order, just log in to your EmuBands account, and select the ‘Mastering’ menu item.
Duplion offer CD/DVD Manufacturing, vinyl pressing and a wide range of merchandise options – and EmuBands artists/labels can get a 10% discount on the already fantastic prices by using the promocode “EMUBANDS” at checkout.
Duplion owns and operates the largest duplication centre in the UK, working with some of the largest content publishers, bands, record labels, corporate and public sector clients, and has a proven track record offering a complete range of duplication, replication, packaging and fulfilment services for CD, DVD, Vinyl and USB products with turnaround times as short as 12 hours.
This is complemented with print, automated packaging or manual assembly options for more complex multi component products as well as full range of custom merchandise products for the entertainment industry. We specialise in fast cd duplication, vinyl records pressing and dvd replication & printing.
Visit https://portal.duplion.com for more information and to get started, and remember to use the promocode “EMUBANDS” at checkout to receive your 10% discount!
Your social media feeds. Your fans’ #hashtag conversations. One beautiful social wall to display on any website or at any gig.
Social networks limit the amount of content shown to your fans. Some estimates say only 2% of your Followers see your posts. It’s time to change all that.
Feedlamp lets you combine all your own social media plus fan #hashtag content into a social wall where your fans can see every post, tweet, image, video and song…undiluted, untouched by algorithms and without advertising.
Using the Feedlamp dashboard you can design and moderate your content to show off the very best bits, and once you’re happy with how your Feedlamp looks you can display it on Feedlamp.com, embed it on any website or display it on screens at live events. You have the control.
Feedlamp is being used by Sony Music, Universal Music and Indie labels.
Sign-up for Feedlamp and get a 20% discount using promo code EMUBANDS.
Located just south of the River Clyde in Glasgow, Gorbals Sound boasts Gorbals Sound boasts three high-end recording studios, with top-quality and experienced engineers.
Gorbals Sound are offering unsigned musicians between the ages of 16 & 25, or those in an unsigned band with 2 members aged between 16 & 25, the opportunity to record in Studio 2 (pictured) at a heavily discounted rate of £130 for an 8-hour day, including an engineer.
The impressive range of additional facilities to enhance your recording experience includes:
- Two private green rooms (one with a large private garden)
- Kitchen and dining facilities
- Studio Catering (On Request)
- Large walk-in showers
- Large secure car parking with tour bus hook ups
- Airport and Hotel transfer service (On Request)
- Full studio, transport and hotel booking service available (On Request)
As part of Gorbals Sound’s Weekend Sessions deal, musicians will also receive up to 40% off their distribution fees through EmuBands. Click here for more information!
Captain Toms is Aberdeen’s largest rehearsal / recording / tuition studio. They also run successful independent label Fat Hippy Records and have worked with many of Aberdeen’s most successful bands such as The X-certs, Driveblind, The Lorelei, Thrashist Regime and Gerry Jablonski & The Electric Band.
Captain Toms boasts four acoustically treated, soundproofed, purpose built rehearsal rooms. All fully equipped with a PA system, drum kit, guitar amps and a bass amp. The purpose built Logic 8 digital recording studio provides affordable recording services for just about anything that makes a noise!
Captain Toms also provide tuition, equipment hire and accessories are for sale in their shop.
Open 7 days, 12pm – 12am! For more information, visit their website here.
Captain Toms are part of the EmuBands Affiliate Scheme – by using the facilities at Captain Toms, you can pick up a promo code and receive 10% off digital distribution with EmuBands.
Set up in 2007, The Depot is fast becoming one of the busiest rehearsal and recording studios in Edinburgh.
As well as boasting 4 fully equipped and acoustically treated rehearsal rooms with top end gear, The Depot has recently expanded and now has 5 monthly rented spaces for bands looking for their own long term space.
The Depot’s recording studio has recently undergone some major upgrades in software, outboard and room acoustics, and has solidified its status as one of the best studio spaces in Edinburgh. Broken Records, The Banana Sessions, Little Kicks and We Were Promised Jet Packs are just a few of the bands that use The Depot.
Click here for more information!
Based in sunny Portobello, just 2 minutes walk from the beach, Verden Studios is Edinburgh’s premier rehearsal and recording facility and also offers equipment rental and repair services. Established in 2004, Verden has grown from a one room set up to an impressive eight room multi-purpose facility. The eight rehearsal rooms are clean, airy and are all kitted out with a range of expertly maintained equipment to suit all needs. With rooms ranging from small to large there is something for everyone at Verden, the large rooms are particularly suitable for touring bands and large groups.
The studio produces award winning recordings and features world-class microphones, analogue and digital recording equipment. The ethos is to offer a true hybrid experience combining the best of analogue and digital recording. World class analogue preamplifiers and outboard equipment twinned with modern computer recording technology and audio processing plugins enable you to access the warmth of analogue recording tone and the efficiency and editing capability of computer based workflow. This also allows for quick integration with home studios, outside engineers and reproduction houses.
For more information on Verden Studios, please visit their website.
Verden Studios are part of the EmuBands Affiliate Scheme – by using the facilities at Verden Studios, you can pick up a promo code and receive 10% off digital distribution with EmuBands.
The Blue Box is West London’s freshest boutique Recording Studio complex, offering state of the art equipment in a cutting edge creative environment.
Made up of three control rooms, three recording areas, a video editing suite and a sleek communal area, the Blue Box studios are sure to meet your needs, whether it be for recording, production or voice-over sessions. The studios offer inter-connectivity between all rooms to fit clients’ required recording and production needs.
For more information on Blue Box Studios, please visit their website.
Blue Box Studios are part of the EmuBands Affiliate Scheme – by using the facilities at Blue Box Studios, you can pick up a promo code and receive 10% off digital distribution with EmuBands.
Get successful music videos from affordable new directors worldwide.
Radar is a network of hot music video directors on their way up the career ladder. Record labels and artists use Radar to commission affordable music videos which can generate massive YouTube views.
– Alt-J’s Breezeblocks currently has over 11 million YouTube views and was commissioned via Radar for £4,000.
– Every month over 200 new directors join the thousands of directors already registered on Radar.
– Radar directors are frequently picked up in music video trade media, like PromoNews, VideoStatic and Vimeo Staff Picks. Many go on to be repped professionally and signed to production companies.
– Around 30 briefs per month are posted to the site, the majority with budgets between £500 and £5,000. Most receive between 5 and 12 treatments.
– It’s also possible to commission simple visuals or lyric videos for budgets between £200 and £500.
Directors pay a subscription to see and pitch on briefs – it is free for labels, managers and artists to use Radar.
Click here to visit Radar Music Video’s website.
Link-Busters offers its customers a cost-effective way to monitor piracy and minimize illegal availability. The service actively searches for illegal content using proprietary techniques, mimicking the behaviour of an illegal downloader and automatically contacting the hoster of the illegal content through a DMCA take-down notices or direct access tools.
Link-Busters protect some of the most popular products in the world against online piracy. Their no-compromise solution ensures unmatched detection and take-down results, using proprietary, patented techniques to achieve one objective; to detect all infringements and remove them as fast as possible.
Link-Busters success rate:
100% on Soundcloud
99% on Filehosting Sites
75% on Torrent Sites
Better still, Link-Busters is able to offer this best in class protection for a very competitive price.
Link-Busters clients include:
Artists: Afrojack, Aviici, Axwell, BT, Cascada, Eric Prydz, Fedde le Grand, Paul van Dyk, Pryda, Steve Angello, Swedish House Mafia, Tiësto.
For more info, check: http://www.link-busters.com
Music Gateway is NOT another social media platform; it doesn’t promote or seek to place music for licensing. In fact it’s rather more unique, simple & very focused. Music Gateway is a b2b business platform connecting all the creative roles during the recording process. Music Gateway empowers individuals to project manage their music through pre-qualified connections. A simple, functional business website with targeted connections & bringing worldwide talent to your project.
Quite simply Music Gateway is a unique groundbreaking service, designed to pull together the very best creative aspects of the industry in a streamlined secure surrounding, empowering the individual & company A&R. From grass roots to established professionals, we make it easy to find talent, find session work & collaborate worldwide.
For more information on Music Gateway and to start your account, please visit their website.
Next Generation PR and Publicity with 8digital!
Create and manage your own PR and Promotion Campaign with 8digital’s help in a few easy steps. The online service platform is a hybrid of traditional PR and a DIY model involving press releases and bios written by music journalists, coupled with access into a comprehensive, targeted media database containing bloggers, newspapers, magazines, venues and radio stations throughout the UK.
EmuBands customers can receive a massive 15% discount on 8digital’s Radio, Tour and Premium Packages.
Click here for more information on 8digital.