This is a one day online workshop webinar presented by Martin Bridgeman and forms part of a fuller course on music and business management.
Ensuring artists are connected to experienced & talented producers & engineers.
Through the creative joint venture, peermusic and The Nucleus will co-sign talent and work together for creative support of those signings.
Hot Press featured four TuneRelease releases from The Decades, Ger Kellett, Mike the Martian & CloudYeller.
Hot Press featured five TuneRelease releases from ADGY, Warren, Calum Agnew, Robbie Monaghan and Mike Roche.
In recent years musical artists have found it tough to get noticed and it’s even harder now during a pandemic. Technology such as social media and Spotify can help but how do you use them to do this?
On this episode on Young leaders in tech, we have Luke Rynne Cullen, who is the founder of TuneRelease
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Headed by entrepreneur and musician Luke Rynne Cullen, TuneRelease empowers musicians and helps keep Irish music alive through the pandemic.
Echo Harte, an alternative-rock singer/songwriter from Tuam, Co. Galway, began releasing music as an artist in 2016.
Following the success of their previous single ‘Every Time I Make You Hate Me’, Rofi James returns with their latest track ‘Sorry’.
The winner of the search will be awarded a place on the 2FM Rising list for 2021
Following the announcement by Minister Catherine Martin, T.D, a new pilot “Live Performance Support Scheme” has been launched to assist commercial venues, promoters, and producers in preparing for live performances
Dublin rapper and producer Johnny Climax returns to the fore with the release of his latest single ‘Nobody Happy’, featuring Chris Kabs. The track is a deep and thoughtful examination of materialism.
Infused with 80’s synth-pop and Weeknd-inspired vocals, Dublin new-wave artist Jack Dora marks his arrival on the Irish music scene with the release of his debut single, and accompanying music video, ‘Pretty Damn Lit’.
In a world of fear and uncertainty, it’s important to look for hope and light whenever possible. Mayo singer-songwriter RACHEL has taken this message to heart with the release of her highly-emotive new single ‘Show Me’.
With a wealth of international experience under his belt, the up and coming artist has written and produced tracks with some of the biggest names in the Irish industry including Robert Grace, Chloe Agnew, Isaac Butler, Liam Geddes, Josh Gray and many more. He has also supported award-winning artist Tom Walker for an intimate performance last September.
Single Recording: €1,200 to each successful application. EP Recording: €4,000 to each successful application. Album Recording: €6,000 to each successful application.
Minister Catherine Martin announced the measures this evening.
Bands will receive: 2 fully recorded professional tracks. An Introduction to Radio - 2 hour workshop in 98fm...
‘See Me Now’ is the debut release from 24 year-old singer-songwriter Conor Hamilton-Long. Based in Dublin, Conor began writing music in the winter of 2018 and has been recording his output ever since.
Dublin based, electronic music producer BENJAMYN is making waves with his newly coined genre of surf-house. He has previously performed live sets at Body & Soul and The Lighthouse, drawing comparisons to artists such as Chet Faker, Milky Chance and Tom Misch.
RTE 2FM is excited to announce the third RTE 2FM BIMM Institute Dublin Diploma in Music & Audio Production Scholarship at BIMM Dublin. The scholarship is part of the college’s continued commitment to supporting and shaping the Irish music scene through market-leading courses, unrivalled connections and innovative scholarships with some of the industry’s biggest brands.
Oh Yeah now recruiting for Scratch 2020 with support from YouTube Music
U.S. Embassy Dublin is soliciting proposals from musicians and musical acts based in Ireland to participate in 30-minute online performances and potentially interviews as part of the Embassy’s new Calling All Musicians initiative. Each successful applicant (individual musician or entire musical act) will receive €1,000.
The goal of the new YouTube Analytics for Artists is to give creators the “most comprehensive and complete view of their audience, global reach, and performance” across the platform.
Four piece electronic indie-pop group Pyro Villas have released their highly anticipated debut single, ‘Nova Scotia Pipelines’. Being hailed as an alternative to Tame Impala, MGMT and The 1975, the band are already climbing the ladder having secured testimonials from leading Irish tastemakers including Kayte O'Malley at iRadio, and Sarina Bellissimo, Graham O'Toole and Nathan O'Reilly at Spin1038.
The BIMM Institute Dublin, have announced the launch of the Spotify BA Music Business Scholarship at BIMM Institute Dublin for the academic year 2020/2021. The Scholarship will offer one lucky student a coveted place on its new innovative three-year BA (Hons) Music Business undergraduate course.
Really candid discussion that covers everything from startups, to how musicians can improve how they pitch their music to media outlets.
Darragh O'Dea is a songwriter known for his narrative lyrics and idyllic poetry on life in an ever-changing Ireland. Hailing from Tuam, Darragh's songs capture the moods and elements of his surroundings and are delivered with an alluring honesty.
Following the release of their second single ‘Sceimhlitheoir’ in March, Irish-language collective Deoraí have released a video for their newest single ‘Digiteach’.
Having spent the last five years touring the world’s most iconic stages from the Sydney Opera House to Radio City New York, Dublin based musician Brian McGrane is set to return home to headline Whelan’s on Friday, April 3rd. With a wealth of international experience under his belt, the up and coming artist has written and produced tracks for some of the biggest names in the Irish industry, collaborating with the likes of Gavin James, Celtic Woman, Phil Coulter and Sharon Corr.
Mayo singer songwriter, Faraway Martin, has a voice that according to Hot Press Magazine ‘leaves an instant mark on the listener’. He is releasing the first single of his debut EP entitled ‘The Lights Turn On’.
JJ Bloom, the alias of Irish songwriter Conor McQuaid, has spent the last three years building up his home studio and honing his craft to now announce his debut release, ‘Always You’.
It was fantastic for our founder Luke Rynne Cullen to appear on the What It's Like Podcast presented by Lucy Norris.
Ciarán Moran’s willingness to write songs, that according to Christy Moore “very few will write or sing about”, has allowed him to explore the darker side of society’s issues with references to substance abuse, domestic violence and homelessness. His latest release ‘Falling Down’ encompasses a number of issues affecting those that start off at a disadvantage.
Deoraí, fronted by writer, producer, and singer Jack Delaney, are an independent project combining contemporary modern music and the Irish language to create something new and exciting. “I feel that although there are some Irish language acts and music” Jack notes, “there is only a small amount of Irish language music which is breaking creative ground”.
Brilliant to meet the Google mentors assigned to #TeamApplaud. A big thank you goes out to Mario, Jelle and Shivansh Pratap for taking the time out to lend their expertise and guidance.
After a busy 2019, in which they released three singles, Dublin rock band Oh Bryan are back with their newest single ‘It’s Not Easy’, which has been given a “10 out of 10” by Billy McGuinness (Guitarist, Aslan).
The Applaud team are delighted to have secured a place on the Google Adopt a Startup programme and cannot wait to explore everything related to setting KPIs, digital strategy and international expansion from those that have been on a similar journey.
Just twelve weeks after launching the new platform, Applaud secures bronze in the National Startup Awards eCommerce category.
It was great for Luke Rynne Cullen to pitch on behalf of Applaud at the National Startup Awards at McCann Fitzgerald's offices.
As a freelance violinist and former auditor of the storied Trinity Orchestra, Luke Rynne Cullen had difficulty finding gigs.
Applaud Technologies was listed as one of Ireland's '100 Hot Start-Ups by the Business Post.
Luke Rynne Cullen was facing an awkward situation. He and a group of other musicians had just wrapped up playing at a wedding and were handed the envelope with their cash payment for the gig. However shortly afterwards the violinist realised that the money was €200 short of the agreed fee.
Using the platform, musicians can set up customisable profiles that can be used as an affordable, low maintenance alternative to setting up individual websites. Musicians can also link their social media pages to their profile and display their audio and video content from SoundCloud, Spotify and YouTube.
Applaud.live, the Irish online live-music booking enterprise that empowers musicians to make a living from performing.
A new online gig booking platform for musicians and venues has launched in Dublin.
Fingal Local Enterprise Office (LEO) has announced that a total of 175 jobs have been planned over the coming years following the approval for financial support for a number of small businesses and start-up businesses in the county.
It was fantastic for Applaud to be awarded the Feasibility Grant covering 50% of the company's expenditure on development.
It was fantastic for the team to secure a place on the HubSpot Elevate Growth Accelerator programme and avail of the amazing seminars held be leaders of product design, digital marketing and customer experience.
Applaud’s mission is to help musicians make a living from performing through its technology solutions.
Soon to launch our automated website with an end to end bookings management system, Applaud currently provides access to an exhaustive directory of musicians, a secure payments solution and customisable profiles.
Applaud is delighted to have secured a place on both Phase 1 and 2 of the programme in TU Dublin's Hothouse and receive fantastic mentorship from their staff and mentors.
The Applaud team were really delighted to secure a place on the Startup Boost Pre-Accelerator Dublin Programme in association with Techstars.
Ten teams are taking part in the summer accelerator programme.
Ten teams of student entrepreneurs teams have started Trinity’s accelerator programme Launchbox, Ireland’s most successful student accelerator programme. They are now seeking investment to grow.
Last Friday, ten student entrepreneur teams commence Trinity’s highly successful accelerator programme: Launchbox, Ireland’s first and most successful student accelerator programme
This startup provides its customers with a network of quality musicians enabling one to source a suitable performer for one’s event, whether it be a corporate function or a wedding.
It was great for our Founder Luke Rynne Cullen to secure first place in the Blackstone LaunchPad Sprints competition. The programme covered the areas of design thinking, market research, marketing, business modeling, startup law and pitching seminars.