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Music Masters: Start Your Own Record Label

Want to get your music out there but no one will do it for you? Start your own label! (or at least learn how it all works).

In the first session of our latest round of music masters evening events, we’re pleased to bring you Start Your Own Label, a comprehensive guide to the workings of the record label and how you can do it yourself. Start releasing music under your own brand in no time after our essential tips event.


6:30PM – The Fundamentals of Starting & Running A Record Label (30 minutes)

Artist & Partner Relations Manager at Believe and TuneCoreNathan Barley Philips explains the Fundamentals of record labels and music distribution, plus the ultimate checklist for starting your own record label.

7:15PM – Start Your Own Label Panel + Q&A (1 hour)

An esteemed panel of industry specialists share their own experiences of starting and running their own record labels, discussing essential strategies and top tips to succeed and grow your label.

– Bradley Kulisic – (Kartel Music Group)
– Scott Lewis – (Clue Records)
– Keiron Donoghue – (Humble Angel Records)

8:30PM – Kaleidoscope – Label Development Findings (30 minutes)

Founder & Director of Newcastle based record label and management company, Kaleidoscope’s Andy Haggerstone explains the launch of his recent internship programme, designed to assist individuals interested in starting their own record label. Under the scheme, the interns will create their own label under the guidance of Kaleidoscope’s staff, scouting an artist and releasing a single under their own label brand. Andy, with the help of some of the interns, will explain the process and purpose of the internship scheme.

Please note that this event is free to attend but prior registration is essential due to limited spaces. 

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