7 Music Companies you didn't know were using Music Glue
Labels, merch companies, venues, management companies... lots of awesome partners use Music Glue to create their websites and manage their e-commerce from one single place.
Get a taste for how others have maximised the exact same tools available to you below.
1. Wichita Recordings
Wichita Recordings is a record label, management company and publisher based in the UK and the USA. Their current artists include American Football and Los Campesinos. Their website's homepage is very visual with a large image gallery highlighting the latest artist news, while the online store is embedded below featuring a selection of merch products. On the store page, navigating is made easy as the categories filter by artist, genre, label.... The website also lists all tour dates from the roster, with links to tickets.
If you’ve ever been to London’s Rock, Punk and Goth mecca, Camden, chances are you’ve visited the Underworld. At the heart of the alternative music scene in England, the venue has hosted concerts by big names such as At The Drive In or Placebo; so we’re proud they’re using Music Glue for their fully integrated website selling tickets and offering all venue info with location map, contact and apply to play. Go check out what’s on!
Visit The Underworld website.
3. Featured Artists Coalition
The Featured Artists Coalition, founded in 2009, supports and promotes the artist community in the ever-evolving music industry. They hold events including workshops, mentoring and networking sessions which you should check out! Its board of directors includes no other than Imogen Heap, Annie Lennox and Katie Melua. The FAC website spotlights the latest news and upcoming events on the homepage, and links members to the Pro portal via the menu bar.
Omerch is a merch company set up by one of our favourite metal bands, Opeth, and their management team. Artists now using Omerch include Devin Townsend, Katatonia, Wednesday 13 and Soulfly. The website is in line with the company's branding and features the Omerch store as well as all their artists'; fans can purchase from any one of them and check out in one single transaction. Visitors can also leave questions via the contact page form.
Visit the OMerch website.
5. DIY Magazine
Founded in 2002, DIY Magazine is an awesome UK-based print and online publication for new music. You'll find the free monthly magazine across 40,000 venues, clubs and shops, or at one of their live events introducing new acts. Some of the artists that have featured include; Fall Out Boy, Wolf Alice, Hot Chip and Bastille. DIY use Music Glue for their store where they sell yearly subscriptions- go get one!, back copies of the mag, tickets and merch.
6. Tribe Management
Tribe Management (Bear’s Den, Tusks, Alpines...) operate all their artists’ online stores and beautiful integrated websites using Music Glue. We recently spoke to Tribe Jack, about how he uses the platform for Dan Croll- read it here for lots of tips and advice! Now, the Tribe team have decided to use Music Glue for their very own management company website. The results is a clean and simple homepage linking to each artists’ own sites, and with a shop that stocks all music and merch products from the roster. Fans can buy from all artists in one transaction. We’re fans ourselves! Visit the Tribe website.
7. Music Glue
Here at Music Glue, it only made sense to build our own website using the platform too! Our Creative Director, Tommy, customised it to match our brand's look and feel, showing-off many of the amazing artists we work with , hosting our blog, all the tutorials and many more useful pages. You can do almost anything using the Music Glue platform – just take a look for yourself.
Visit the Music Glue website.
Music Glue is a powerful platform, so we love seeing new ways your are making the most of it. If you would like to share your Music Glue website design, tag @musicglue on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram or use #MusicGlue. And if you don't have an account yet but would like to give it a try today.
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