"We know how tight funds are for artists as we have played in bands ourselves. There are artists out there that have never experimented with digital distribution. Now is a great time to introduce them to a great source of revenue"
Austin, TX (PRWEB) March 19, 2010
US and Canadian Independent artists are now able to take advantage of Ditto Music's vast digital distribution network and career programs, while keeping 100% of royalties and creative control. Ditto are launching this new service at SXSW by giving away 1000 free iTunes releases to US artists.
UK-Based aggregator/development company Ditto Music (http://www.dittomusic.com) are giving the power of a major label to Independent artists by providing unique ground-breaking services. Following their 7 UK top 40 singles, all with unsigned/ Independent artists, Ditto give new bands the unique opportunity to break into the US Billboard and Canadian Hot 100 charts.
As part of the launch at the South by Southwest Festival, Ditto Music are offering all performing US and Canadian artists vouchers to distribute to the worlds biggest digital music store iTunes completely free. US artists simply email go to http://www.dittomusic.com/freeitunes and enter their email address for a free voucher. Artists will receive free barcodes, ISRC codes, a fixed release date and 24 hour advanced sales analytics.
Speaking at SXSW, Lee Parsons said:"We know how tight funds are for unsigned bands and independent artists as we have played in bands ourselves for many years. There are artists out there that have never experimented with digital distribution. Now is a great time to introduce them to a great source of revenue".
About Ditto Music:
Established in 2005, Ditto Music is the largest independent digital distributor of digital, mobile, ringtone and video content, supplying over 500 stores worldwide. In 2007, Ditto was responsible for the first-ever UK Top 40 single by an unsigned http://www.dittomusic.com independent artist (Koopa). Since then, Ditto's distribution model has been posing a serious threat to the major labels. Ditto Music's roster includes FInch, Suzi Quatro, Tupac Shakur, My Vitriol, Samantha Fox, Gurrumul and Fairport Convention.
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