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Richer Sounds brings you Richer Unsigned, our not-for-profit website and mobile platform with the best undiscovered music the UK has to offer – completely free to take part, listen to and enjoy.

The Richer Unsigned Playlist

  • Best of February 2018 by Air MTM

    Tracks for our February 2018 playlist have been chosen by AirMTM.  AirMTM is a dynamic music company based in the UK whose speciality is taking artists from niche musical genres and bringing them into the mainstream whilst not alienating their core audience. Air comprises a PR and promotions team, concert booking agency and artist management company all working under one roof.  Take a listen to their 10 favourite tracks:

  • Best of January 2018 by TALENTBANQ

    Happy new year! Our Richer Unsigned January playlist has been chosen by Ray Jones – CEO at new company TALENTBANQ. Ray is no newcomer to the unsigned scene, having run the Rising Stars programme at Time Out before joining forces with Pablo Ettinger to found TALENTBANQ. They now seek to discover, nurture and promote the best in unsigned live performance – delivering original music live wherever it is required.

  • Best of December 2017 by Leeds College Of Music

    Happy December! This month's playlist has been curated by Leeds College Of Music. Take a listen to their top 10 artists to round off 2017:

  • Best of November 2017 by 13Artists

    Artists for the November Richer Unsigned playlist have been chosen by 13Artists13Artists is an independent international booking agency established in 1999. Artists on the roster include Radiohead, Paolo Nutini, Arctic Monkeys, Jamiroquai, The Stone Roses, George Ezra, Royal Blood, The Kooks, Alabama Shakes, The Amazons and Blossoms. Take a listen to the first part of their November playlist (2nd part coming mid-November):

  • Best of October 2017 by MusicMap

    The Richer Unsigned Best of October 2017 playlist has been curated by MusicMap. MusicMap is a music discovery platform that celebrates independent artists from every corner of the globe. Primarily based in London and Barcelona but with scouts on every continent, MusicMap aims to uncover emerging music and exciting scenes via track posts, interviews and exclusive mixes. For this playlist, they selected five fresh international artists alongside five London-based acts who represent the cosmopolitan flavour of the UK capital...

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Sam Winston

“…his earnest voice is equally at home in delicate folk music numbers, as it is to bolder pop-influenced songs…” Read the article in full here


What’s in it for the artists?

• Shared with the million-strong Richer Sounds customer base via our VIP emails, website and social media
• Featured and shared online by Q Magazine
• Shared online by our high profile guest
• Opportunity to perform at the Richer Unsigned Sessions

• Promotion via Cambridge Audio (Read more)
• Opportunity to play at one of our future live events
• Promoted through social media 
• Played and publicised in 53 Richer Sounds stores nationwide

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Richer Unsigned Sessions

Each month we host an intimate gig at Cambridge Audio‘s new venue Melomania.  The show features two artists from that month’s Richer Unsigned playlist.  Enjoy some of the fantastic performances so far:

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Submit your music

If you’re an artist simply upload your music to Richer Unsigned using the submit button (private links won’t appear so please only submit public tracks). Every track is listened to and then our high profile guest chooses their top 10 songs for that month’s Richer Unsigned playlist.

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