How to get a good record deal

Confused about recording contracts? Not sure how to negotiate your rights? Let music lawyer Lance Phillips give you his top tips for talking your way into a better arrangement.

EFDSS opens new artist residency scheme

Musicians, songwriters, poets, storytellers, visual, digital or multimedia artists are being invited to apply for the 2015/16 round of creative bursaries offered by the English Folk Dance and Song Society (EFDSS).

Train to be a tour manager

MusicTank is launching a one-day tour management course aimed at artists, songwriters, bands and their managers.

Interview: Ryan McCann, Double Six

We chat to Double Six label boss Ryan McCann about the rise of recent signing All We Are, the changing face of A&R and the new opportunities out there for emerging bands.

How to get yourself on Later… with Jools Holland

Over 45 series, Later has hosted everything from Adele’s first TV appearance to comeback performances from The Who and rare turns by the late Lou Reed - but it's not all about the legendary talent. We learn there are opportunities for newcomers too...