This Thursday 13th June at Hy-Brazil, central Bristol. Check out some great new talent……
Here’s a useful blog article from the guys at Bandzoogle with tips on improving your messaging and drawing in more fans……
Yes, here’s your opportunity to attend another great evening meeting with the added bonus of a chance to catch two new BMIN members – Ryan Webb and Donal de Blacam, performing on our Showcase directly after the meeting.
Where: Zed Alley, Host Street, Bristol, BS1 5BU
When: 6.00pm till 10.00pm, Thursday 30th May 2019
Cost: £2.00 to non-members, FREE to members.
Check out this teaser of new track Lovers of Life. Another great example of collaboration between BMIN members – in this case Jason Flinter of The Song Diner and Rana Dildar Singh of RSVP Bhangra. Excellent stuff!
Be sure to catch Claire Rose of PRS for Music at next month’s Bmin meeting, 12 till 2pm Colston Hall, Bristol.
Claire is the Outreach Manager for PRS for Music in the West of England. In her role, she works with music creators and music industry organisations and representatives to advise on PRS for Music, how to get the most from membership and where the organisation fits into the wider music landscape. She also organises events across her region addressing topics such as the DIY approach to music and issues surrounding diversity and inclusion.
As a membership society, PRS for Music represents more than 130,000 songwriters, composers and music publishers in the UK and beyond, championing their rights and ensuring that they are paid whenever their music is performed or played in public.
The topics she will cover are:
- Who are PRS for Music?
- What do we do?
- Who are PPL?
- Royalty income streams
- PRS Foundation
BRISTOL MUSICIANS ADVICE SERVICE (BMAS) is a free legal advice/legal assistance service operated by the University of the West of England.
Comprising of students, supervised by a law staff member with many years of experience in music industry affairs, the service can give assistance on matters involving contracts and intellectual property.
- Are you worried about your copyrights?
- Did you sign a contract without understanding the terms?
Make an appointment to talk to us for a free consultation. Through our University connections, we can also introduce you to our colleagues who can assist on accounting and taxation questions.
Contact us by email on Marcus.Keppel-Palmer@uwe.ac.uk
Note: We cannot represent you in court disputes.
A musical collaboration of ensembles never seen before………
This month’s Bmin meeting saw the arrival in Bristol of singer/songwriter and guitarist Donal De Blacam. Donal is promoting his album Hypnagogia and we are delighted he has signed up to our Gold Membership. No doubt he will enjoy his new home town and the chance to get out there and perform.
For more info on Donal and his music check out his website:
Check out this amazing music aid for people with dementia, developed by Bmin member Mark Smulian and his colleague Stewart Redpath.
It creates positive mood change, enlivens the present moment and stimulates singing, movement and chat.