We get to work with some incredible people and have cultivated a large network through years of experience. We're proud to call the companies below our allies and friends.
The MMF – Music Manager’s Forum UK – themmf.net
The world’s largest professional community of music managers. Since its inception in 1992, the MMF has worked hard to educate, inform and represent UK managers as well as offering a network through which managers can share experiences, opportunities and information. The MMF engages, advises and lobbies industry associates and wider industry on issues that are relevant to managers.
The FAC – the Featured Artists Coalition – thefac.org
The Featured Artists Coalition (FAC) is the UK trade body representing the specific rights and interests of music artists. We are a not-for-profit organisation, serving a diverse, global membership of creators at all stages of their careers. The FAC is formed by artists, for artists, and we place this ethos at the centre of all we do.
Association Of Independent Music - ukmusic.org
AIM is a trade body established in 1999 to provide a collective voice for the UK's independent music industry. AIM represents over 800 member companies, from the largest and most respected labels in the World, to small start-ups and individual artists releasing their own music for the first time. AIM promotes this exciting and diverse sector globally and provides a range of services to members, enabling member companies to grow, grasp new opportunities and break into new markets.
Music And You - musicandyou.co.uk
Music and You is a mental health and wellness company, founded in 2017, working with artists, industry professionals and companies, as well as the wider music community and beyond, to support and improve the mental health and well-being of individuals, support and enhance existing mental health and wellness programmes within companies, and support and strengthen the mental health and well-being of the wider music community and society.
Help Musicians UK - helpmusicians.org.uk
Help Musicians is an independent UK charity for professional musicians of all genres, from starting out through to retirement. We help at times of crisis, but also at times of opportunity, giving people the extra support they need at a crucial stage that could make or break their career.
Music Support - musicsupport.org
Music Support has been operating as a charity since April 2016, and as a registered charity since November 2016. Music Support exists because of the experiences of our founders and trustees. The founders are veterans of the music industry and are all in recovery themselves, from various mental health and addiction issues. They decided that enough was enough: a personal and confidential support service provider that understood the specific needs and problems of the music industry was necessary.
Wrapped Up Music - wrappedupmusic.com
Wrapped Up Music was founded by Tim Ferrone in order to provide a contemporary ‘pay as you go’ record label model for the independent music sector. A London-based campaign management service available to domestic and overseas artists, managers and labels, Wrapped Up Music is the culmination of Tim’s nineteen years in the recorded music business, having worked for various major and independent labels, and in artist management.
CD Baby - cdbaby.com
CD Baby is an online distributor of independent music, referring to itself as the ‘anti-label’ for musicians. Known as one of the best online record stores, it is the only digital aggregator that has top preferred partner status with Spotify and Apple Music. The platform has a library of more than 650,000 artists across a wide variety of genres, and 9 million tracks that are made available to over 100 digital streaming services and platforms around the globe.
Fieldhouse Music - fieldhouse-music.com
A division of BMG, Fieldhouse's mission is to discover and promote new and undiscovered talent, providing a wide range of pre-cleared independent music from a carefully curated artist roster.
Karousel Music - karouselmusic.com
Karousel Music CIC is a London based music industry hub promoting collaboration amongst artists, songwriters, musicians and industry, fighting to put good souls around great independent artists. Karousel have a boutique publishing roster in partnership with Wixen Music UK, a small artist management roster and a record label dedicated to shining a light on seemingly hidden artists with magnificent catalogue – Karousel Buried Treasure.
Dan Black Music Marketing Consultancy
Dan Black Music Marketing Consultancy is a boutique digital marketing agency. Dan focuses on direct marketing, consultancy, automation, training, and longevity. He has been building one-of-a-kind campaigns, audiences, and experiences for the past six years with artists at the start of their careers, up to chart-topping icons.
AWAL - awal.com
No size fits all. AWAL is designed to build long-term music careers, with different deals at different stages. At every stage, every AWAL artist owns their work, keeps creative control, takes home the lion's share of revenue, and sidesteps long-term contracts.
She Said So - shesaid.so
shesaid.so is a global independent community of women and gender nonconforming people in the music industry. What started as a passion project by Andreea Magdalina in London in September 2014, has since evolved into the largest independent communities in the music business.
MPW - Music Production For Women - musicproductionforwomen.com
Music Production for Women (MPW) is a global movement, community and online education platform which aims to encourage and empower women who are taking their first steps into music production. Founded in East London by artist, producer and Top 50 East London Innovator of 2020, Xylo Aria, MPW aims to provide an environment where individuals identifying as women can feel comfortable and supported through their production journey.
The F List - thef-listmusic.uk
The F List believes women and gender expansive people produce great music but many barriers stand in their way. Their mission is to help women and gender expansive people in the UK overcome structural barriers by facilitating training and providing profile and professional opportunities.
Jack Williamson - The Transitionist - jackwilliamson.co.uk
Jack Williamson is a former music industry executive who has spent nearly 20 years in the music industry in a variety of different roles. Through his company Music & You, Jack’s work has seen him support the mental health and well-being of a whole host of individuals, artists and organisations. Demand for Jack has seen his work as one of the world’s leading transitionist’s expand outside the music industry and into the areas of entertainment, sport, business, politics and education. Jack’s work has seen him team up with the worldwide No.1 artist Lewis Capaldi to launch LIVELIVE.