Category Archives: Digital Distribution

New areas: Surface Festival 2013/2014

Surface Festival will be back for a brand new season in 2013/2014 with two new cities on board – Madrid (Spain) and Cape Town (South Africa)!! These new areas will combine with London, Birmingham, Cardiff, Manchester, Glasgow and Barcelona to … Continue reading

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Surface Festival 2013/2014

Surface Festival will be back for a brand new season in 2013 / 2014, but, with a BIG difference: we are now accepting applications from all musicians regardless of if they are DJ’s, solo singers, producers, live bands, rappers etc. … Continue reading

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Surface Festival International Showcase Review 2012

Words by Alex Pattinson To be invited to the climax of an event I’ve been following since April was possibly the biggest excitement in my life this year. Having seen seven of the acts already from the Southern showcase, I … Continue reading

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Regional Showcases 2012

After literally hundreds of great nights of new, emerging, independent and unsigned music up and down the U.K. and Europe the Regional Showcases of Surface Festival 2012 are now just around the corner. These shows will be some of the … Continue reading

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How To Start An Independent Record Label For Your Band

Surface Festival works with thousands of bands every year and we get asked constantly about record companies, how they work and whether bands can set up their own. Rapid changes are taking place in today’s music industry; securing that record … Continue reading

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Digital Distribution

Zimbalam Guide to Digital Distribution What does it mean for me? The most important thing about digital distribution is that artists no longer need a traditional record deal or any major funding to distribute their music beyond their home town … Continue reading

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Release your music for FREE with Zimbalam

Zimbalam is a digital distribution service for independent and unsigned artists, giving you the ability to sell music in major online music stores including iTunes, 7 Digital, Napster, Spotify and dozens more. With Zimbalam you earn 100% of the royalties generated from … Continue reading

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