So You Want To Be A Musician (Are You F*******g Nuts?) Chapter 4

Chapter 4: Record Labels….To Sign or Not To Sign? That is the Question! The pinnacle of a young band’s ambition back in the day was more often than not securing a record deal with a music label. Record label advances were a sought-after commodity to help get a band up and running, and the PR backing of a major label…

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Introducing Skyfire Records

WELCOME TO SKYFIRE RECORDS We are an artist-friendly record label established to provide passionate and experienced support to help artists release and distribute their music. With Skyfire Records you have access to our heavily discounted partners who can provide you with everything from PR to Manufacturing, even Video Production. Once delivered to us, your music will receive full digital and…

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The Cancer On The Rocks Charity Fundraiser

As most of you know in August my Father died of cancer, his death hit me very hard and still is but the thing that got me the most was the fact that I was completely powerless to help him, watching him sliding downhill each day never felt so incapable of helping somebody in my life. Hell I am even…

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Skyfire reopens for business on Monday21st August

You may have noticed that things have been a little quiet of late on the Skyfire front. This sadly has been down to the death of my father from Cancer. He died peacefully last Thursday Evening and the Funeral is arranged for the 25th August. In the meantime Skyfire Promotions Ltd returns to business on Monday 21st August. With some…

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So You Want To Be A Musician – Chapter 3

Chapter 3. Changes There are so many things that are wrong with this screwed up industry these days it is hard to know where to begin. One particular bug bear of mine that has come to my attention over the past few weeks via posts on Facebook and other sources is this: bands giving their new EP or album away…

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So You Want To Be A Musician – Chapter 1

Chapter 1. Welcome To The Jungle The world of music has never been more available than it is now, largely thanks to the advent of the internet. It has made it easier to create music across different countries to the point that all the band members do not even need to be in the same place at the same time…

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So You Want To Be A Musician (Are You Fucking Nuts!) Introduction

So, you want to be a musician? Are you fucking nuts? An introduction to the Dark Side I intended to release the many chapters that have been created for this book a year or so ago, but like most things in life something comes along that screws the plans up. In my case it was ill health and multiple hospital…

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The Skyfire Interactive Radio Show

A Brand new edition of the Skyfire Radio show for June. Featuring an interview with The Big Wolf Band’s Jonathan Earp. Plus music being showcased from our great stable of artists. Superfecta, 10 Rogue, Jessie Galante, The Milk Men, Chris Bevington, Ben Craven, The Room, The Mustangs, Adam Norsworthy, Monkeysoop, Jac Dalton, The Asif Outlaws   bsp;

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