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At BWNR we are totally about the musicians and artists so we NEVER ask you to pay us to air your music. So consider our station to get on the best 24/7, 365 days a year Independent Artist ONLY radio station on the planet!
There are several things we require before considering your music for airplay on our station. We accept original music or cover songs. Because we are licensed under the rules set up by the U.S. Copyright Royalty Board and registered with Sound Exchange for the purpose of reporting the songs that we play, we would appreciate it if you could provide us with as much of the following information you can to help us when we consider airing your music.
- Name of Band/Artist
- Title of Song(s)
- Album Title(“Single” if not part of an album)
- Original Work or Cover*
- Publisher(Copyright Owner)*
- Label Name or Independent*
- Social Media Links
- Main Contact Name
- ISRC numbers (OPTIONAL) – for more Information about International Standard Recording Codes, go here: ISRC Info.
*Required by US Copyright Law before material can be aired. Covers will not be aired with out the copyright information of the original publisher/copyright owner(s). This is for your protection and ours.
Email this information to: firstname.lastname@example.org with “Music Submission” in the subject line. You can either attach the music or provide a link to download it as well. We only accept studio quality music so please, no demos.
Audio Formats Accepted
BWNR uses software that requires music to be in a format that makes sure we present your music at the highest quality possible. We can use WAV or MP3 as long as they are produced using the following specifications:
WAV – 16bit or 24bit; 44.1)
MP3s – minimum of 256kbps/44.1
(please refer to your audio recording/mixing software for information on configuring to the above specs.)
Submission of your music does guarantee airplay. Submission does imply that you agree to let us air your music with no monetary obligations on the part of BWNR above that which is required by U.S. Copyright Laws. We are licensed through Sound Exchange and we pay the current royalty rate set by the Copyright Royalties Board on a monthly basis.
BWNR assumes no publishing rights to any musician’s work by airing it, but may ask for permission to use the music we decide to air on Compilation CDs. Any profit generated from these CDs will be used to raise funds to cover Bandwagon Network Radio’s yearly licensing fees and other expenses. BWNR Operations will contact artist to get written approval prior to production of said CDs.