5 Gigs Mistakes made by bands the world over

5 Gigs Mistakes made by bands the world over
  DIY is heard a lot these days within the music industry in fact the new term for the unsigned artist is now the Independent artist. This has grown from being a label to actually just being an artist or a band. Many bands and artists actually can make a living out of it by ...

Aurovine introduce Canadian band Sumo Cyco to the seaside

Aurovine introduce Canadian band Sumo Cyco to the seaside
Every now and again Blackpool gets a big name performing at the Opera House or The Tower or even Elton John on the promenade. This year Rod Stewart is set to play the first ever live music show at Bloomfield Road, Blackpool FC’s  20’000 capacity stadium. But every now and again there are other gems ...

Indie Week Toronto 2013 Winners Sumo Cyco sign up to Aurovine 1

Indie Week Toronto 2013 Winners Sumo Cyco sign up to Aurovine
Sumo Cyco are best described by two lines they have in their Aurovine profile;………Sumo Cyco is Skye ‘Sever’ Sweetnam, Matt ‘MD13’ Drake, Ken ‘Thor’ Corke, Andy ‘The Wolf’ Joseph. Their sound blends heavy metal guitars, with in your face blast beats, dance hall rhythms, and molten lava female vocals topping it off. And they do exactly ...

Aurovine Artist News: It’s the turn of The People

Aurovine Artist News:  It's the turn of The People
Aurovine is proud to represent the début release of the new to Aurovine band, The People. As a result of winning the Blackpool Sixth Form Battle of the bands 2013 competition Aurovine offered the band a 12 month distribution & PR deal for up to 5 releases. Having an account with Aurovine allows the us ...

Belvadere Success at HMV

Belvadere Success at HMV
‘We have had so called signed bands play here before but its never been this popular’ . HMV was busy but a little more busier than expected it seemed if you happened to be talking to the staff of HMV in Blackpool on Saturday afternoon. Belvadere were in store performing their latest tracks and making ...

Belvadere perform live at HMV – not just a gig its the new modern world of interactive advertising 3

Belvadere perform live at HMV - not just a gig its the new modern world of interactive advertising
The times are a changing and for independent bands like Belvadere all over the world fortune favours the brave. It also favours the creative and the clever. Its not enough to just turn up at a gig any more and just play you need to be able to pull audiences in by other means and ...

Blackpool Music Festival – Success, failure or simply progress in the making..

Blackpool Music Festival - Success, failure or simply progress in the making..
In the aftermath of the first Blackpool Independent Music Festival the inevitable question rises above the Fylde Coast in the cold light of day (and November!!) about how successful was the event really? Given Facebook was the central hub of information for the event the feedback available on there for the festival was mixed to say the least. Disappointing in ...

Blackpool Music Festival – Local boys have the ‘Last’ word…..

Blackpool Music Festival - Local boys have the 'Last' word.....
 Blackpool Music Festival kicked off last night with a bang, with a number of venues getting their feet wet with Festival anticipation that evening I had to make a choice about where to go and it had to be the legendary Uncle Toms Cabin, why? Is it because I have history there with previous events and ...

Aurovine TV – Helping Showcase Real Talent from around the world

Aurovine TV - Helping Showcase Real Talent from around the world
Aurovine TV will be filming it’s inaugural show this coming November in an attempt to revolutionise artist promotion. As part of the Aurovine.com music promotion platform Aurovine TV is set to ROCK your world with its own version of classic interviews, live performance and location footage of the artists. Your job is to simply tune in and discover ...

Kraul says Blackpool is more than just Rock

Kraul says Blackpool is more than just Rock
Blackpool has had its fair share of press over the years and in more recent times most of it not so good! Kraul are an exquisite blend of Blackpool Rock however not many people know about and, quite frankly, should! No-one who loves rock music would begrudge the hard hit town of using the over ...