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You Will Need
- A business plan
- A name
- A band or artist
- A recording studio
Write a business plan
Write a business plan to demonstrate to potential investors that you know what is involved in running a label.
Put together a budget, and raise the capital necessary to form and run the business. Funds can come from personal savings, loans from family or friends, bank loans, or investors.
Choose a name
Choose a name for the label.
Contract a band
Contract an artist or band that makes great music and record their album.
Contact the press
Submit the band's record to the press four months before the release date. This increases the chances of getting a review around the release date.
Send press to distributors
Send any press about your label or its bands to music distributors.
Make the album available
Have the album available in stores and online so the fans who didn't buy one at the concert can get an album with little hassle afterwards.