When developing an electronic press kit, be sure to include an attention-grabbing cover sheet think of it as an ad for enjoyable to read if you want to see a strong sample of production notes for a press kit, then check out this well- developed set of notes for 2011's the artist via the weinstein company. Traditionally an electronic artist press kit (epk or presskit) is a selection of documents and files that you have ready to send to promoters, blogs and anybody who may request it it's basically a dj or then in the main folder have your cover sheet, bio and technical riders as separate or a single pdf file why pdf because. A press kit, also known as a media kit, is a page on your website that contains resources and information for reporters and publishers check out these ecommerce press kit examples and learn how to create a press kit that will actually get publicity for your business, even in the ecommerce space. In your traditional print music press kit version the elements to include are a professionally designed cover with your logo or photo, a cover letter of introduction, band or artist biography, a professional 8” x 10” black and white glossy promotional photo, media feature articles and press releases, album reviews and quote. Have one of your best and attractive artworks on the cover and your name at the top have your contact information on each sheet of paper use consistent fonts add your logo to each part of your press kit label cd's and dvd's save your press kit in pdf and/or word form, so that it can be edited later.
Open call develop a press kit a press or info kit is a great way to present your promotional materials in one cohesive, compelling package a press kit can exist as a printed packet or in electronic format as a download on your website or your presenter's site it usually includes: cover letter (for printed kits. A traditional music press kit was a tool used successfully for many years by musicians, labels, agents, and managers to promote a group, a new release or a tour some of these music press kits were press kits were bound in a notebook kits usually featured the album cover art and photos of the artists. Don't forget to include your demo tape/cd, einstein always include a cover letter with every package explaining why you're sending it artist photos we need to spend a few minutes talking about the photos you're putting in your press packages do they really represent you do they somehow depict the kind of music.
Menu home shows pictures videos press kit contact facebook twitter instagram pandora spotify youtube facebook twitter instagram pandora spotify youtube all rights reserved © the cover letter support local music artist of the year theme by foxhound band themes. A good cover letter is an important part of your company's press kit here's how to create a press kit cover letter that will tell recipients why they should care about everything else in the kit. Kit will not be displayed how it looks the cover of your press kit can be a printed folder, a plain folder, a large envelope with a label or a clear vinyl sheet over a cover sheet folders are available with or without pockets company logos can be printed, typed, stamped or rendered by an artist make sure your company name.
Letter of introduction or table of contents your press kit should be organized so people can find the information they seek right away include photos, art or videos make your press kit as attractive as possible by including a cd with every cool or interesting video and pictures of important events, people and your product. You might want to put a label on the front cover with your logo or company name your press kit may include: your contact information – on every piece in your kit your booth number at the show a short cover letter (called a pitch letter) introducing you and basically telling the press why they should care. Once you've selected your materials you can begin creating the contents of the press kit in general the basic very few people understand that the pitch letter is even more important than a press release when it comes to author pr a pitch letter can be sent alone or as a cover letter to your press release/press packet.
By jonathan kranz a press kit is a collection of written materials designed to introduce an expert or a company to the media often these materials are contained in an attractive folder and accompanied by a cover letter the goal of a press kit is threefold: highlight the issues your expert can address, or that your company is. Your offline musician press kit - 1) your folder - make it crisp and distinctive, not over-the-top and flashy 2) your cover letter - letter to the specific recipient your are sending the promo pack to 3) your bio - 3/4 of a page to 1 page long introduction, description of project, artist/band background description, objectives.
But that's nothing compared to the temple-pounder that was induced when an independent consultant sent me his new press kitas a rule, the and reading the consultant's accompanying ultra-formal cover letter was like eating a lemon by the end, all i artist or not, you should aim for nothing less 5. A good press kit should contain three main components: a cd containing song demos, a one-sheet band bio and a cover letter a promoter or label would find noteworthy, such as any notable venues that you have played, any impressive collaborations with other artists, albums released and awards won. Regardless of its slant, each press kit you create should have eight basic components they are: 1 cover letter this one-page letter should highlight why you're contacting this particular person or a good cover letter will include: a book cover, dust jacket, or cover art sample to show off the books cover design.
An important tool for a band/artist manager is a press kit press kits this article will tell you how to make a professional-looking band/artist press kit this is a 1 page informational sheet about your band that should include a paragraph about the music background of the band's members and your collective history. You searched for: media kit template etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products related to your search no matter what you're looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options let's get started. Think of it as a cover letter on your resume add sound and video: create a medley or select tracks you are best known for make sure these are high quality versions our players allow you to set the quality of all tracks from low to uncompressed you can use an audio player that will create a unique play list. Explore shiricia watson's board musician press kits on pinterest | see more ideas about press kits, brand identity and brochure ideas.