From the experience of two record labels, a press agency, a booking agency, with experience on tour managing, band managing, social media, event organizer, active since the last decade... a new musical services agency is borned: "BURNING WAX PRODUCTIONS"
The main target of "BWP" is to go along the bands in the production and the release of a record (Cd, Vinyl, Digital, etc) supporting all the passages requeried:
starting from the recording to the promotion, the distribuition and the sales in the best way possible.
We will accompany the band step by step in the production system, leaving all the incoming to the band.
We will offer the customers different packages for any necessity
The most important thing is that the customer will use the experience and the real tools we developed in the last 10 years keeping to theirself 100% of the economic incomings (Sales)
BWP have also extra services helping the band in printing merchandise, van and backline rental for touring, graphic services, recording studio
The company is oriented in Alternative Rock, Rock n' Roll, Psychedelic Rock, Garage Rock, Hard Rock 70's, Doom, Glam Rock, Sludge, Industrial, Heavy Rock, Heavy Psych, Punk Rock, Indie Rock, Experimental, Hardcore
BWP is incredibly well distribuited over the world through:
- Cargo (DE)
- Code 7 (UK)
- PHD (UK)
- Forced Exposure (US)
- Goodfellas (Italy)
- Clear Spot (Benelux)
- Different Ant (FR)
- Sound Effect (GR)
- Kozmic Artifactz (DE)
- All That Is Heavy (US)
- Tower Records (JP)
- Best Buy (USA)
- F.Y.E. (USA)
- ...and many more
BWP work with digital promotion through customized EPK's (Electronic Press Kit) and working via Haulix with more than 5000 press contacts
We work with physical cd's as well: around 200 promotional cd's will be forward to the press (magazines, webzines, radio, freelance journalists, plus around 30 promos every distribuitor). Audio and video premiere on mags or relevant webzines
We offer various levels of promotion: a stronger one for example, adding 100 cd's and more careful digital promo
If the band is interested investing an extra budget for the promotional campaign to get more exposure we can help giving the right tips, and offer special deals to take advertisements and features often magazines offer bigger articles or interviews if the band is interesting and if they purchase some advertise spaces.
help with ARTISTIC & PRODUCTION CONSULTING
help with PUBLISHING AND LICENSING CONSULTING
SOCIAL MEDIA / WEBPROMOTION
We help the band manage and invest on social media, with campaign, taking care of the layouts help with the image of the band and schedule of the announcements and posts.
DISTRIBUTION (PHYSICAL & DIGITAL)
BWP will follow the band in all the passages, from the choosing of the number of the copies, to the uploading of the files for the digital distribuition.
BWP will manage all the logistic for the band, taking care of the delivering of the records stock, providing to send part of the record stock to the band, a part to the press and a part to the distribuitors
BWP will help the band to choose the best retail prices to find the right one for the best selling results possible
BWP will help to get barcodes and IRSC codes for the record
BWP will take care of the digital distribuition on the biggest channels: ITunes, Spotify, Deezer, Amazon, etc..
THE MOST IMPORTANT THING IS THAT THE BAND WILL TAKE BACK THE 100% OF THE SALES,
IMPORTANT AS WELL IS THAT THE BAND WILL KEEP HIS RECORD COPIES AT COST PRICE
the band will be advised on regular statement basis of 4 months
let's make an example a classic distro price is 5 euro for cd's, 8 for black vinyls
SO AT THE END THE BAND WILL HAVE ALL THE BENEFITS OF A REAL RECORD LABEL AND A PRESS AGENCY HAVING
1) ALL THE RECORDS THEY WANT AT COST PRICE!
2) ALL THE INCOMING FROM THE SALES TO THEIR OWN!