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4 Mar 2024

Press Opportunity: Celebmix

We're pitching an artist for a feature on Celebmix. 


All genres are considered!


It can be both a released or unreleased track, but you have to have a good image available for the feature. 

If unreleased track, submit a Soundcloud link.


To be considered for this press opportunity, click the 'Submit' button and fill out the form.

3 Mar 2024

Influencer Promotion Opportunity

We're working with top music-focused TikTok creators to offer you an opportunity to have your song promoted by them.


The creators will select the track they vibe with the most for the promotions.


To be considered for this opportunity, click 'Submit' and complete the form.


NB! Only one track per member. The track must be on TikTok. 

1 Mar 2024

Press Opportunity: Notion

We're pitching an artist for a feature on Notion.


All genres are considered!


It can be both a released or unreleased track, but you have to have a good image available for the feature. 

If unreleased track, submit a Soundcloud link.


To be considered for this press opportunity, click the 'Submit' button and fill out the form.

26 Feb 2024

Press Opportunity: Earmilk

We're pitching an artist for a feature on Earmilk.


All genres are considered!


It can be both a released or unreleased track, but you have to have a good image available for the feature. 

If unreleased track, submit a Soundcloud link.


To be considered for this press opportunity, click the 'Submit' button and fill out the form.

19 Feb 2024

Graphic Designer Opportunity

Get the opportunity to work with our graphic designer David Cullen.


As a freelance creative with over 18 years of experience, David has worked on music design projects for rap group Brockhampton and industry-leading record pool for DJs - DJcity, among many others.


To be considered, click the 'Submit' button below and let us know what you'd want David to design for you - whether it's artwork for your next release, aesthetic Instagram posts, artwork animations for ads, live gig posters, or anything else. Click the hyperlinks for inspiration on his website.

12 Feb 2024

Press Opportunity: Wonderland

We're pitching an artist for a feature on Wonderland.


All genres are considered!


It can be both a released or unreleased track, but you have to have a good image available for the feature. 

If unreleased track, submit a Soundcloud link.


To be considered for this press opportunity, click the 'Submit' button and fill out the form.

5 Feb 2024

Influencer Promotion Opportunity

We're working with top music-focused TikTok creators to offer you an opportunity to have your song promoted by them.


The creators will select the track they vibe with the most for the promotions.


To be considered for this opportunity, click 'Submit' and complete the form.


NB! Only one track per member. The track must be on TikTok. 

30 Jan 2024

TikTok Inside Knowledge: Week 5

Every week, TikTok provides us with information on their upcoming hashtags, top artists, and video picks. As soon as we know, you'll know.


Make sure to ride the wave by using these hashtags and drawing inspiration from these videos and artists. 


Trust us, TikTok is spotlighting them for good reason.

29 Jan 2024

Viberate Discount Code

Remember to take advantage of exclusive discounts on the Burstimo membership! 


We have partnered with Viberate - offering premium music analytics for an already unbeatable price.


Click the button below to see the exclusive offer and discount code.

26 Jan 2024

Social Media Trends: Week 4

This week's Social Media Trends is now out!


Engage with these trending sounds and use the trending hashtags in engaging content that hooks the viewer and showcases your musical talents to maximise your exposure and grow your fanbase.

23 Jan 2024

TikTok Inside Knowledge: Week 4

Every week, TikTok provides us with information on their upcoming hashtags, top artists, and video picks. As soon as we know, you'll know.


Make sure to ride the wave by using these hashtags and drawing inspiration from these videos and artists. 


Trust us, TikTok is spotlighting them for good reason.

22 Jan 2024

Graphic Designer Opportunity

Get the opportunity to work with our graphic designer David Cullen.


As a freelance creative with over 18 years of experience, David has worked on music design projects for rap group Brockhampton and industry-leading record pool for DJs - DJcity, among many others.


To be considered, click the 'Submit' button below and let us know what you'd want David to design for you - whether it's artwork for your next release, aesthetic Instagram posts, artwork animations for ads, live gig posters, or anything else. Click the hyperlinks for inspiration on his website.

19 Jan 2024

Social Media Trends: Week 3

This week's Social Media Trends is now out!


Engage with these trending sounds and use the trending hashtags in engaging content that hooks the viewer and showcases your musical talents to maximise your exposure and grow your fanbase.

19 Jan 2024

How Mae Stephens Broke from Contacting This Person | Ep. #53 Music Industry Podcast

This post is a summary of our most recent podcast episode, covering top takeaways for you as an emerging artist and linking to relevant membership resources.


A podcast we recorded two years ago led to a major label signing, a charting song and collaborations with the likes of Chainsmokers and Megan Trainor.


From working a minimal-wage job to a global pop star overnight, Mae Stephens' journey has been fascinating to watch. Now, we get to hear all about it from Mae's manager Claudia Piazza - who's also available for Consultancy through the membership.

16 Jan 2024

TikTok Inside Knowledge: Week 3

Every week, TikTok provides us with information on their upcoming hashtags, top artists, and video picks. As soon as we know, you'll know.


Make sure to ride the wave by using these hashtags and drawing inspiration from these videos and artists. 


Trust us, TikTok is spotlighting them for good reason.

15 Jan 2024

Press Opportunity: Celebmix

We're pitching an artist for a feature on Celebmix. 


All genres are considered!


It can be both a released or unreleased track, but you have to have a good image available for the feature. 

If unreleased track, submit a Soundcloud link.


To be considered for this press opportunity, click the 'Submit' button and fill out the form.

12 Jan 2024

Social Media Trends: Week 2

This week's Social Media Trends report is now out!


Engage with these trends and take inspiration from the 3 artists covered to improve your reach and grow your fanbase.

11 Jan 2024

The Most Important Skill for Independent Artists

In this Q&A post, we cover why you need to focus on organic content before spending your money on ads and how you can learn those skills, utilizing the resources on the membership to speed up the process.


This goes for all small independent artists: Improving your social media skills - specifically the ability to create engaging content with your music and artist brand at its core on TikTok and Instagram is crucial for building your fanbase and reaching your goals of a successful music career.

8 Jan 2024

Bandzoogle Discount Code

Remember to take advantage of exclusive discounts on the Burstimo membership! 


We have partnered with Bandzoogle - offering stunning websites and EPKs for your music in minutes.


Click the button below to see the exclusive offer and discount code.

8 Jan 2024

Spotify Playlisting Opportunity

We're pitching tracks to a major Spotify playlist network for playlisting placements.


Available for all genres.

NB: The track needs to already be released on Spotify.


To be considered, submit by clicking the 'Submit' button below and include a Spotify link to your best track.

3 Jan 2024

Influencer Promotion Opportunity

We're working with top music-focused TikTok creators to offer you an opportunity to have your song promoted by them.


The creators will select the track they vibe with the most for the promotions.


To be considered for this opportunity, click 'Submit' and complete the form.


NB! Only one track per member. The track must be on TikTok. 

1 Jan 2024

Press Opportunity: Earmilk

We're pitching an artist for a feature on Earmilk.


All genres are considered!


It can be both a released or unreleased track, but you have to have a good image available for the feature. 

If unreleased track, submit a Soundcloud link.


To be considered for this press opportunity, click the 'Submit' button and fill out the form.

29 Dec 2023

4 Ways To Convert a Listener Into a Lifelong Fan

Although you want to be getting on playlists, focusing on your releases, and growing your following, the most important part of being a successful musician is having a dedicated fan base. 


The more you engage with people, the more likely they are to become a lifelong fan and go on the journey with you, which leads to you being able to monetize on this attention, bringing in an income.


In this Consultancy post, we give you our 4 steps to engage an audience and convert anyone into a lifelong fan.

27 Dec 2023

Discount Code: Masterchannel - the best-sounding Mastering AI

What do you do when you've finished a song and need to get it mastered?


We’ve partnered with Masterchannel.ai - co-founded by DJ and producer Matoma - to provide you with an exclusive discount code for their AI Mastering service that uses machine learning to optimize sound waves and allows independent musicians to master tracks within minutes.


Click the button to see the exclusive discount code that gives you 20% off a monthly or annual subscription.

22 Dec 2023

Social Media Trends: Week 51

This week's Social Media Trends is now out!


Engage with these trending sounds and use the trending hashtags in engaging content that hooks the viewer and showcases your musical talents to maximise your exposure and grow your fanbase.

20 Dec 2023

How To Grow a Real Fanbase and Get More Opportunities

To build a real fanbase of people engaged in your music and you as an artist, you need to focus on sharing content that highlights your musical talents.


Our answer to this question from a member seems to have resonated well with a lot of you, so we're sharing it here on the Feed for more to see.


Including a step-by-step guide on how to create high-quality performance videos and how you should always include a hook of some form in your videos to increase your views.

19 Dec 2023

TikTok Inside Knowledge: Week 51

Every week, TikTok provides us with information on their upcoming hashtags, top artists, and video picks. As soon as we know, you'll know.


Make sure to ride the wave by using these hashtags and drawing inspiration from these videos and artists. 


Trust us, TikTok is spotlighting them for good reason.

17 Dec 2023

Press Opportunity: Wonderland

We're pitching an artist for a feature on Wonderland.


All genres are considered!


It can be both a released or unreleased track, but you have to have a good image available for the feature. 

If unreleased track, submit a Soundcloud link.


To be considered for this press opportunity, click the 'Submit' button and fill out the form.

15 Dec 2023

Social Media Trends: Week 50

This week's Social Media Trends is now out!


Engage with trending sounds and hashtags in content that hooks the viewer and showcases your musical talents to maximise exposure and grow your fanbase.

13 Dec 2023

Discount Code: Pallyy

We’re partnering with leading software companies to provide exclusive discounts for our members.


Next out is Pallyy - offering feature-rich social media management and scheduling without the heavy price tag.


We've always recommended you batch-create content and schedule your posts, to ensure you're posting consistently and increase your productivity. Pallyy is a great tool for that.


Click the button to see the exclusive discount code that gives you 20% off the first 3 months on any Pallyy plan.

12 Dec 2023

TikTok Inside Knowledge: Week 50

Every week, TikTok provides us with information on their upcoming hashtags, top artists, and video picks. As soon as we know, you'll know.


Make sure to ride the wave by using these hashtags and drawing inspiration from these videos and artists. 


Trust us, TikTok is spotlighting them for good reason.

10 Dec 2023

Graphic Designer Opportunity

Get the opportunity to work with our graphic designer David Cullen.


As a freelance creative with over 18 years of experience, David has worked on music design projects for rap group Brockhampton and industry-leading record pool for DJs - DJcity, among many others.


To be considered, click the 'Submit' button below and let us know what you'd want David to design for you - whether it's artwork for your next release, aesthetic Instagram posts, artwork animations for ads, live gig posters, or anything else. Click the hyperlinks for inspiration on his website.

8 Dec 2023

Social Media Trends: Week 49

This week's Social Media Trends is now out!


Engage with these trending sounds and use the trending hashtags in engaging content that hooks the viewer and showcases your musical talents to maximise your exposure and grow your fanbase.

5 Dec 2023

TikTok Inside Knowledge: Week 49

Every week, TikTok provides us with information on their upcoming hashtags, top artists, and video picks. As soon as we know, you'll know.


Make sure to ride the wave by using these hashtags and drawing inspiration from these videos and artists. 


Trust us, TikTok is spotlighting them for good reason.

4 Dec 2023

New Course: Music Sync in TV, Film and Trailers

Learn firsthand what music supervisors look for and master the art of pitching your music for high-profile sync opportunities. 


Connie Farr, a seasoned music supervisor with over 17 years in the industry, has shaped the soundscapes of iconic series and films like "Game of Thrones", "Fast and Furious", "1917", and "The Banshees Of Inisherin". Her expertise extends to collaborating with major trailer houses such as Empire Design and PPC.


In our exclusive course, Connie shares her deep knowledge of music sync in visual media including how to pitch to a music supervisor, how musicians can compose for TV and film, and how much you can get paid for your music, if it matters that you're an emerging artist, and more.

4 Dec 2023

Press Opportunity: Notion

We're pitching an artist for a feature on Notion.


All genres are considered!


It can be both a released or unreleased track, but you have to have a good image available for the feature. 

If unreleased track, submit a Soundcloud link.


To be considered for this press opportunity, click the 'Submit' button and fill out the form.

1 Dec 2023

Social Media Trends: Week 48

This week's Social Media Trends is now out!


Engage with these trending sounds and use the trending hashtags in engaging content that hooks the viewer and showcases your musical talents to maximise your exposure and grow your fanbase.

30 Nov 2023

Chartmetric Discount Code

We’ve partnered with several leading software companies to provide exclusive discounts for our members.


Chartmetric is a music data analytics software that helps artists and music industry professionals understand music trends, music marketing, Spotify stats, TikTok charts, and so much more.


Click the button below to see the exclusive offer and discount code.

28 Nov 2023

New Course: Music Sync in Video Games

Sergio Pimentel, award-winning music supervisor, running sync campaigns at both PlayStation and Activision Blizzard, has worked on games such as Gran Turismo, SingStar, Little Big Planet, Guitar Hero, DJ Hero and Call of Duty as well as advertising campaigns for brands such as Axe, Stella McCartney, Apple, Prada, SEAT and Fiat.


In this exclusive course, Sergio gives behind-the-scenes insights into what gaming companies and music supervisors look for in an artist, how to pitch music to get sync placements and how much you can expect to get paid.

28 Nov 2023

TikTok Inside Knowledge: Week 48

Every week, TikTok provides us with information on their upcoming hashtags, top artists, and video picks. As soon as we know, you'll know.


Make sure to ride the wave by using these hashtags and drawing inspiration from these videos and artists. 


Trust us, TikTok is spotlighting them for good reason.

27 Nov 2023

Influencer Promotion Opportunity

We're working with top music-focused TikTok creators to offer you an opportunity to have your song promoted by them.


The creators will select the track they vibe with the most for the promotions.


To be considered for this opportunity, click 'Submit' and complete the form.


NB! Only one track per member. The track must be on TikTok. 

26 Nov 2023

How To Get Your Numbers Up on Spotify

Spotify plays a vital role in your success as an independent artist, so it's crucial that you understand how it really works.


In this Consultancy Q&A post, we cover how you should view Spotify, why getting on algorithmic playlists is what really matters and why releasing consistently is so important.

24 Nov 2023

Social Media Trends: Week 47

This week's Social Media Trends is now out!


Engage with these trending sounds and use the trending hashtags in engaging content that hooks the viewer and showcases your musical talents to maximise your exposure and grow your fanbase.

21 Nov 2023

Spotify Playlisting Opportunity

We're pitching tracks to a major Spotify playlist network for playlisting placements.


Available for all genres.

NB: The track needs to already be released on Spotify.


To be considered, submit by clicking the 'Submit' button below and include a Spotify link to your best track.

21 Nov 2023

TikTok Inside Knowledge: Week 47

Every week, TikTok provides us with information on their upcoming hashtags, top artists, and video picks. As soon as we know, you'll know.


Make sure to ride the wave by using these hashtags and drawing inspiration from these videos and artists. 


Trust us, TikTok is spotlighting them for good reason.

20 Nov 2023

Press Opportunity: Celebmix

EXPIRED:


We're pitching an artist for a feature on Celebmix. 


All genres are considered!


It can be both a released or unreleased track, but you have to have a good image available for the feature. If unreleased track, submit a Soundcloud link.

Press Opportunity: Celebmix

19 Nov 2023

Breaking an Artist to 4 Million Monthly Listeners

Have you explored the Exclusive videos in the Resources section yet?


One of the videos is an in-depth interview we did with an experienced music manager, filled with gems on how an artist can break without requiring a large budget or contacts and resources from a record label, using techniques such as artist collaborations, TikTok, Social Media and live performances.


Recommend you grab a pen and notebook and watch it if you haven't already.


P.S. Stay tuned for more coming soon!

17 Nov 2023

Social Media Trends: Week 46

This week's Social Media Trends is now out!


Engage with these trends in your own unique way, use the trending hashtags and learn from the successful artists covered to increase your exposure and grow your own fanbase.

16 Nov 2023

How To Stand Out In The Crowded Music Industry

With so much music out there, you can’t just simply upload a picture telling someone to listen to your music.


People's average attention span is so short they’d much rather spend their time scrolling through Instagram or TikTok than be taken to another platform and listen to a whole song or album by an artist they've never heard of.


Here’s how you stand out from the crowd and make sure your music is actually listened to.

14 Nov 2023

TikTok Inside Knowledge: Week 46

Every week, TikTok provides us with information on their upcoming hashtags, top artists, and video picks. As soon as we know, you'll know.


Make sure to ride the wave by using these hashtags and drawing inspiration from these videos and artists. 


Trust us, TikTok is spotlighting them for good reason.

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