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Established Artists and A&R opportunities! This week on MG – 15/08/2014

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This week we’ve have a great selection of opportunities from Established Touring Artists and Music Companies looking for talent! Here’s what we have in store:

Electro Remix for Established Power-Pop/Rock Artist – Shirin

Shirin has recently released her debut EP ‘Good girls always surrender’ and has just come back from touring Asia! Pretty exciting stuff if you ask me… Her music draws inspiration from figureheads such as Blondie, Joan Jett and The Runaways and she’s now looking to collaborate with a producer on an elecro remix of her track ‘Pretty white fact’. You can check the project out HERE.

Seeking the UK’s Biggest Talent – A&R

Collum Entertainment incorporates Management Services & Events Management Services and also has their own Live Booking Agency & Record Label. They work with a range of big artists and are A&Ring for the next big thing through Music Gateway. They offer the opportunity to tour with Major UK names, release music internationally, play some of Europe’s biggest Music Festivals but most important learn how to stand out from the crowd and make a stamp on today’s industry.

Their Requirements are:
Great work ethic
Distinctive sound and image
Passion for music
Ability to take direction well

If this sounds like you then check this project out HERE.

Drummer required for signed band about to record and tour.

Bristol-based band signed to Believe Recordings are looking for a local drummer to complete a 3-piece lineup. Scheduled to record 2nd EP with great, up & coming producer on August 25th. The band has strong management, PR, Radio plugger and booking agent in place.

Their first EP picked up strong online coverage and radio play including sessions on XFM and Radio 2 and plays from 6Music. They have a 10 date UK support tour with rising indie band from 10-20th September confirmed including a London Koko show. They have previously supported Bastille.

The drummer will ideally be based in Bristol where the band are based. The band are looking for a full-time member but if not able to commit long-term any interest in the recording session and tour dates will be appreciated. If you think this is one for you check it out HERE.

Deep House Tracks Required – A&R

Boomtic Records are doing some A&R for Deep House tracks for digital release through Music Gateway. If Deep House is your thing then definitely check this opportunity out HERE.

Online & Print Feature/Interview in 360 Magazine!

360 Magazine is a Global Online and Print Magazine that covers Music, Entertainment, Fashion, Arts, & Culture. This Magazine goes out not just online, but also in a physical printed version to all our readers worldwide! They are looking for a talented artist to feature on both the Online & Print Versions of the magazine! This is a great opportunity to expand your reach to new countries and new audiences, and gain exposure and fans! If you want to take this opportunity pitch HERE.

$150 worth of Samples on FunctionLoops and 1 Year worth of MG Pro Level

We have also teamed up with FunctionLoops to bring you $150 worth of royalty free samples and sample packs (Of your choice) from their huge library, AND 1 years free Pro Level Unlimited on Music Gateway! You can find this opportunity HERE.

Have a great weekend and as always, if you want to talk to us just drop us a line at and we’ll be happy to help!

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