Tools. Community: Supercharging text to make connecting one-to-Community as easy as connecting one-to-one
SMS marketing platform Community first made it onto our radar in January 2019, after Ashton Kutcher had invested into the company and a flurry of high-profile artists started using the platform (like Eminem, Paul McCartney...
February 3, 2021
King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard launch fan-bootlegs initiative
There has been a spate of stories about ‘fake albums’ – unreleased tracks, demos and the like collected by bootleggers and uploaded to streaming services without the permission of the artists. But here’s...
January 12, 2021
Found·ee launches customisable email capture overlays
Marketing tool found·ee has a new feature this week: email capture overlays that it claims can help artists increase the growth of their mailing lists by 40% on average. It’s already been used by Concord for some of...
December 11, 2020
Sandbox Issue 266: 2020’s BEST MUSIC MARKETING CAMPAIGNS
It’s here: Sandbox’s shortlist of the best, most original, and most impactful music marketing campaigns of 2020 – a celebration of this year’s most remarkably innovative and creative work. There were a record-breaking...
December 10, 2020
Artist’s Toolkit. Tools that can help to propel artist careers forward in 2021
2020 has been an unprecedented year for the world and the music industry alike. With no live events, more importance was placed on other industry verticals – and while many people struggled, new opportunities emerged as...
December 3, 2020
PPC & Social Media Advertising Specialist – Deviate Digital – London
Deviate Digital are seeking a PPC & Social Media Advertising Specialist to join their growing team based at Tileyard Studios in Kings Cross, London. Deviate Digital was founded by Sammy Andrews in 2017 and has been...
October 1, 2020
Blank-et coverage: Sony launches album-art colouring site
Adult colouring books are a significant part of the book publishing world, with plenty of apps offering this too – usually in the name of mindfulness. Now Sony Music UK is getting in on the colouring action with a new site...
May 13, 2020
Glass Animals go ‘Open Source’ to help fans get creative
In the lead up to their new album, Dreamland – scheduled for release in July – Glass Animals have created an online replica of their computer desktop that comes with assorted artwork, stems, samples and photos for fans...
May 8, 2020
Gallery view: Rita Ora gets an immersive online exhibition
We are seeing lots of campaigns having to quickly adapt their planned real-world elements to work as purely online initiatives – and the immersive video for Rita Ora’s ‘How To Be Lonely’ single is a very good case...
May 7, 2020
Belle & Sebastian launch new fan-centric collaboration project
British band Belle & Sebastian are turning to their fans to crowdsource their thoughts and feelings about self-isolation and life under lockdown. ‘Protecting The Hive’ is a two-part project where fans will be asked...
April 22, 2020
Marketing Co-ordinator – BMG – London
Your Mission. We have an exciting opportunity for a Marketing Co-ordinator to join BMG Production Music in the sales and marketing team based in our new office in Hoxton! The role will be working with the international territories...
December 18, 2019