IOTM Solutions Network

Indie on the Move Strategic Partners

Today's independent music industry is filled with companies offering digital distribution, CD/DVD manufacturing, direct-to-fan crowdfunding, web development, PR, radio promotion, licensing...the list goes on. So how do you navigate all this data and find the right company for you? Instead of learning by trial and error, check out IOTM's list of industry partners and friends. These are GREAT companies, doing great things for independent artists.


Bandzoogle

Bandzoogle - Band Websites That Work 

(15% Off for IOTM Members)

 

Bandzoogle makes it easy to build a beautiful website for your music. Their step-­by-­step system will get you online in minutes. Choose from hundreds of mobile­-friendly themes, then customize them with Bandzoogle’s easy point and click editor. All the features you need for a professional website are built-­in: Sell music and merch commission-­free, right on your website; Stream your music, with flexible options for music downloads; Build your fan list and send professional newsletters; Pull in content from all of your online services, including Instagram, SoundCloud, Bandcamp, and Twitter; Live support by their musician­-friendly team. Indie on the Move members receive a 30­-day free promotional trial, plus 15% off membership! Plans start at only $10/month, including free registration of your own .COM domain. Click HERE ‚Äčto start your risk­-free trial.


Rick Barker's Social Media For Music

 

Rick Barker's Social Media For Music

 

The first of its kind teaching you how to use Social Media to build and engage a music audience. Created and taught by the guy who launched Taylor Swift. Rick is also the Social Media Mentor for The American Idol Contestants and Consults Big Machine Records and Live Nation Merchandise.


Rick Barker's 30 Day Challenge

 

Rick Barker's 30 Day Music Marketing Challenge

 

Step by step instructions delivered everyday for 30 days. Take out the guesswork and be shown exactly what to do to grow and engage a fanbase. The first round of the 30 day Music Marketing Challenge helped over 300 artists both Indie and signed take their Socials to the next level.


Bandposters

 

Bandposters

(10% Discount for IOTM Members)

 

Bandposters - Get your posters to the gig on time everytime. Bandposters is the easiest way to create badass posters for every single gig in seconds. We print the posters, ship them directly to the venues, and confirm they arrive on time, everytime. Whether you need posters for a one-off show or a 100 night tour. Bandposters has you covered. Starting at just $15 a gig, shipping included. IOTM members get 10% off.


Ignite Hospitality Services

 

Ignite Hospitality Services - Your Partner In Trade!

 

At Ignite Hospitality Services, we know that barter has been around for thousands of years, but in the last few years barter has truly shown its resilience. It’s especially prevalent throughout the virtual world. Barter has proven to be an invaluable tool for 21st century industries trying to find alternative methods for saving money, building a brand, and for adding profits. As hospitality coordinators our job is to facilitate mutually beneficial trades between professional entertainers and trade friendly hoteliers. Perfect for entertainers who are wanting to start a tour or are already on the road looking for inexpensive lodging accommodations. Please click here to fill out your custom Trade Form and let us match you up to start saving 75% on hotel stays. Enter "IOTM" in the Affiliate Partner Code field.


Merrill Artists Group

 

Merrill Artists Group

 

Merrill Artists Group is a leading global music company based in Los Angeles, singularly focused on the creative and commercial success of emerging world-class artists. Incorporating national and international tour booking and a myriad of additional industry partnerships, Merrill Artists Group is uniquely positioned in the music world, tailoring consistent winning strategies for its artists. Be sure to mention "IndieOnTheMove" when you reach out.


Schwilly Family Musicians

 

Schwilly Family Musicians

 

Musician + Entrepreneur = Musicpreneur. At Schwilly Family Musicians we help you apply entrepreneurial strategies to your music career by providing services that develop the skills and tools you need to succeed. Our techniques are are laser-focused on the quickest route to building genuine, long-term relationships with your audience. As a “Musicpreneur”, it’s all about building a supportive community around your music, and nurturing your superfans as the cornerstones of your career. Services include: Social Media Management, Copywriting, Web Design, and Consulting. Be sure to mention "IndieOnTheMove" when you reach out.


MusicSubmit

 

MusicSubmit

 

MusicSUBMIT is a promotion and publicity service for independent musicians. We submit artists' MPK (music press kit) to our network of genre-specific radio stations, music webzines, blogs, podcasts, and other publicity outlets. Artists get radio airplay, reviews, and posts on music sites that help them get more fans and drive sales of their music! IOTM artists, click HERE for 50% off our TourSUBMIT 100 service. Your submissions are Genre AND Region-specific!


Tinderbox Music

 

Tinderbox Music

 

Tinderbox is a music promotions and distribution company. We work with unsigned, indie label, and major label artists across the country by obtaining press and radio airplay in appropriate markets and formats. We also provide local and national distribution for artists as well as publishing and music licensing opportunities. Read more about their submission process HERE and be sure to mention that "IndieOnTheMove" sent you.


The Press House

 

The Press House

 

Everyone has a story to tell. At The Press House we want to find out what makes your story unique, and then bring it to the media and public in a way that is both as articulate and uniquely compelling as the story itself. Our ever-expanding relationships with thousands of writers and media outlets and our genuine investment in everything we undertake means that your project will not only get the attention it deserves from us, but from the public and press at large. We believe a good publicist has the ability to whisper their client's name in the ear of all the right people and have it come out a shout. Be sure to mention "IndieOnTheMove" when you reach out.


Howard Rosen Promotion

 

Howard Rosen Promotion

(10% Discount for IOTM Members)

 

Howard Rosen Promotion is a full service radio promotion company that has been in business since 1985 working with major labels, small labels and independent artists to obtain radio airplay in all formats. Our team has diverse backgrounds in the industry, providing longstanding relationships and understanding of all sides of radio and promotion. Submit your IOTM username to siri@howiewood.com and receive a 10% discount.


SimpleCrew

 

SimpleCrew

($98 off for IOTM Members)

 

SimpleCrew is the world's most advanced street team management platform ever, on mobile and web. It streamlines the reporting process for your street team marketing campaigns (posters, flyer drops, social media efforts, etc…), making your team more accountable, powerful, and profitable. Use the offer code "indieonthemove" to get $98 off your subscription.


Disc Makers

Disc Makers - CD and DVD Manufacturing 

(5% Discount for IOTM Members)

 

Disc Makers is the nation's leading independent CD & DVD manufacturer, offering a wide variety of products and services, including CD & DVD duplication, CD & DVD replication and custom disc packaging for independent musicians, filmmakers, and businesses. The company's state-of-the-art facilities are outfitted with the latest graphic, printing, and CD & DVD replication equipment and products, as well as in-house studios for mastering and post production, DVD and CD-ROM multimedia authoring, and award-winning graphic design. Disc Makers also offers a variety of additional services including download cards and music distribution, and their Disc Makers’ Echoes Blog, which offers free tools, professional advice, and insight for independent artists. Fill out the form HERE for 5% off your next order.


PledgeMusic

PledgeMusic 

 

PledgeMusic is the leading international direct-to-fan platform offering artists a unique way to engage their fans in the music making process whilst interacting with PledgeMusic's global audience of music consumers. Since its inception in 2009, PledgeMusic has worked with labels and artists to deliver high impact campaigns focusing on quality messaging, engagement and presentation, resulting in chart topping albums worldwide. PledgeMusic campaigns have included Lucinda Williams, The Lumineers, Ben Folds Five, Slash, Bring Me The Horizon, Dan Wilson, Imogen Heap, Buzzcocks, Ben Lee, Ginger Wildheart, BB King, Minus The Bear, Rachael Yamagata, Sevendust, 311, LCD Soundsystem, The Hold Steady, Mobb Deep, Rufus Wainwright, Philip Lynott, Bowling For Soup, and The Libertines, among others.


Audiosocket

 

Audiosocket

 

Audiosocket is a music licensing and technology company that provides creative music licensing solutions for all media. At the heart of our service is our MaaS (Music as a Service) technology. It is designed to provide content creators an end-to-end music licensing solution where they can search, stream, and instantly generate a license from our roster of music. Licensing portal sign-up.


Ampsy

 

Ampsy

 

The Ampsy platform offers bands a comprehensive suite of social aggregation tools to aggregate & curate their best band & fan social content into beautiful, engaging social visualizations. In 60 seconds, a band can build a campaign and have it live & embedded anywhere with a single line of iframe code. Our social embeds are proven to increase fan engagement and time-on-site by highlighting your best social content. All IOTM members receive a free Social Page feed and 25% off any of our paid plans. Use code IOTM25 at checkout to redeem this offer. Get started today.


Sparkplug

 

Sparkplug

 

Sparkplug is an online community marketplace for musicians to rent one another their creative tools. On Sparkplug, musicians list their instruments, gear, and space and earn money by renting them out between sessions and shows. We handle payments and deposits, so our members are always covered. Renters search by item and location, browse listings and reviews, and pay via a secure payment gateway. Sparkplug harnesses our naturally collaborative, creative community so that musicians can rent directly from one another, while putting money directly in the hands of local musicians.


Musicians On Call

 

Musicians On Call

 

Musicians On Call brings live and recorded music to the bedsides of patients in healthcare facilities. By delivering live, in-room performances to patients undergoing treatment or unable to leave their beds, we add a dose of joy to life in a healthcare facility. Since 1999, Musicians On Call volunteer musicians have performed for nearly half a million patients and their families in 15 cities including New York, Miami, Nashville, Philadelphia, Los Angeles, Washington D.C., and Baltimore. For more information, visit www.musiciansoncall.org.