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The Richer Unsigned Playlist

  • Best Of April 2018 by Newton Faulkner

    We're delighted to bring you a fantastic playlist curated by Newton Faulkner.  In celebration of Record Store Day on 21st April we are creating a special 10 track vinyl from acts on this months playlist.  A few of these acts have been chosen to open for Newton Faulkner at an intimate show on 21st April.  To find out more and how to win tickets to the show click here.  

  • Best Of March 2018 By Believe

    Happy March! Acts from this month's playlist have been chosen by Believe Distribution Services. Believe Distribution Services is a leading digital distributor of independent artists and labels.  Take a listen to their favourite developing artists:

  • 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):

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“…fronted by lead singer Michelle Harris and instrumentalist Alex Dopierala, they boast a unique blend of pop, alt-R&B and hip-hop, with synths layered and big booming drums that fans of Lapsey and London Grammar will love… “ 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

• 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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If you’re an artist simply upload your music to Richer Unsigned using the submit button. 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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