Want to release your own music? Thinking of starting your own record label? Matt Parsons from Ditto Music will be demystifying the whole process. It’s easier than you think!
About Ditto Music
Founded in 2005, the company help independent artists and labels promote, distribute and market their music. In 2007 they were responsible for the first ever unsigned artist (Koopa) to break the UK Top 40 singles chart. Today they have over 85,000 clients, 5 worldwide offices and achieved 13 UK Top 40 singles for independent artists. They distribute over 30,000 artists including Ed Sheeran, Paul McCartney and Finch. Nominated for ‘Best Label and Artist Services Company’ at the 2015 Music Week Awards, Ditto have revolutionised social media and PR services for artists across the globe.
As well as digital distribution to hundreds of key stores such as iTunes, Beatport and Google Play, Ditto Music provides you with the tools to succeed and build a brand behind your music. Releasing music online can be complicated. Whether you are setting up a record label, becoming chart eligible, collecting airplay royalties; you are able to do all of these things through Ditto Music simply and in less than 24 hours.
What will Matt be Talking About?
Matt will join us to talk about the incredible Ditto start-up story and how you can start a label and distribute your own music successfully without the backing of a major record label. He will also cover how to make money from your music and how to promote yourself as an artist.
When is it Happening? Can I attend?
MMS Sessions #009 is happening at school of electronic music on Tuesday 8th March 2016 from 7pm. The event is completely free to attend and is open to both students and the public. Please note spaces are limited due to the capacity of the room, to register to attend click here.
Unable to Attend? We’ll be Live Streaming the Event on YouTube!
As usual, we will be live streaming the event on our YouTube channel from 7.30pm. Get involved! The session will be fully interactive! Matt will be taking questions from our YouTube audience via Twitter and Facebook. Watch the live stream of the session here
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