Events and resources for the grass roots music community – from self-releasing artists, songwriters and producers, to budding artist managers and future music industry talent.
 
 
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CMU:DIY at Big Music Project Live, The Arches, Glasgow, 21 Sep [TICKETS]
CMU:DIY at Big Music Project Live, The Brewery, London, 4 Oct [TICKETS]
CMU:DIY at Big Music Project Live, Millennium Centre, Cardiff, 11 Oct [TICKETS]
CMU:DIY at Big Music Project Live, Belfast City Hall, Belfast, 18 Oct [TICKETS]
GETTING STARTED
Ten tips for new artists from CMU:DIY
How you make money from music
   
MUSIC RIGHTS
Intellectual property basics
Kinds of copyright
Who owns a copyright?
Making money from copyright
   
PROMOTING YOUR MUSIC
Navigating the music press
PR-ing new bands
Press release tips
Band photo basics
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