So, you are ready to create a master quality commercial recording
for mass distribution. Welcome to studioexpresso
-- artists' gateway to production services where you can team up
with a producer who offers you: Industry experience, relationships
and artist development.
producers are trusted industry household names with Grammy awards
and gold/platinum certified records. What you get is quality with
the team behind many of the world's major artists (over 75% of our
work). We will work with you to secure a
producer of your choice or one who matches your production needs
When you work with us, we help manage your production budget and
promote your music while making the process of creating music more
enjoyable, always keeping your vision on the forefront.
What an artist usually offers to secure a producer?
1. Repertoire and/or talent: Your music (number of songs,
instrumentation, existing formats, etc). You may submit up to 3
songs - email the completed submission
form (You may need to download Acrobat
software) to info
Important: please read our submission policy below before proceeding
2. Timeline: Delivery date
3. Recording Budget and Production Agreement: : We can help
you put together a recording budget and a production agreement (if/when
needed) once you settle on a producer and/or mixer/engineer.
Once the above information is secured, we schedule a pre-production
session on your behalf, where you meet with the producer (on-line,
phone or in-person) to discuss creative direction, repertoire, musicians,
We promise no one the proverbial "holy grail" or getting
signed. However, most artists will benefit from the valuable introductions
which happen organically when a producer has vested interest in
your work. Also, we can promote your work when completed in
-- the monthly ezine where the new releases are reviewed and reach
over 20,000 industry subscribers.
So, take a moment
to browse through over 100 producer
profiles here and over 55 studios.
We highly recommend that you let us begin the proper introductions
until a mutual interest is established and guide you through the
process of choosing the right producer for you.
Please read the following information before you send a demo.
1. Yes, we accept
2. You may send
us your biography (keep it short - 2-3 paragraphs), recent photo
(.jpg file), contact info (including email) with any demo package.
Note: If you have a web site, EPK, make sure the address/link (ie:
myspace, youtube) is listed.
3. We accept
CD's but prefer MP3's.
4. YES, we do listen to every demo that we receive. However, since
we get large quantities of submissions, it's simply impossible to
get back to everyone.
5. For priority
processing (3-day reply), enclose and mail $25 cashier or
traveler checks only.
6. Please limit
your submission to your best 3 songs -- best of the best (singles
), hopefully showing your diversity and vision.
7. We do not,
under any circumstances, return demos.
You're not ready or don't need to have master recordings at this
time, but want someone to review your songs, or help strategize
a production plan that meets your needs?
offer pre-production S2G (via phone conference or email).
Fees begin at $150/hr (minimum 2 hour session) and S2G can be scheduled
once payment is received. We can provide a secure paypal link, once
we hear your interest info
rep will contact you to go over your submitted material and discuss
your production needs.
Note: If youre
posting a package internationally, please give your CD a low dollar
value for US customs. Packages with customs charges owing will be
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