What is The Unsigned Guide?
The Unsigned Guide is the UK’s leading music industry contacts directory & career guide, produced specifically for music students, emerging bands & artists and aspiring music managers, producers or indie start-ups.
First published in 2003 as a printed directory, The Unsigned Guide is now an online resource full of contacts covering all aspects of the UK music business from record labels, music publishers PR companies, recording studios and artist managers to radio stations, blogs, venues, gig promoters, festivals and music distribution. View all 50 areas of the music industry that The Unsigned Guide covers here. Every contact listing contains information detailing exactly how it is relevant to an unsigned or emerging artist.
Weekly newsletter with music industry news, developments & advice
All educational users receive our weekly newsletter full of music industry news & developments, opportunities for emerging and unsigned bands, plus blogs full of advice for grassroots artists and anyone trying to build a career in the music business.
Music industry advice blogs, reports & statistics
Every member can also take advantage of The Unsigned Guide’s ‘Advice’ area which contains reports, statistics, articles and contributions from major music organisations including IFPI, Association of Independent Music, BPI, Musicians’ Union, PRS For Music, BBC Introducing and many more. Make sure your students have the relevant tools to discover how the music industry is changing & developing, and how best to carve a career in music.
Take a look for yourself...
As PRS For Music said "The Unsigned Guide has become the must have for anyone starting out in the music industry." Don’t just take ours & their word for it! Get in touch to set-up a trial login so you can take a look at The Unsigned Guide for yourself.
To secure access for your students and staff, email Stef Loukes or call him on 0161 233 1889 for more information.