Resources

Getting your metadata correctly registered can be the difference between winning a Grammy or getting lost in a sea of Artistes. Using the tags CALYPSO-00, SOCA-00 or CARIBBEAN-00 ensures your music is correctly and accurately labeled on iTunes, Apple Music and more. Click HERE for more information.

Contracts are essential in the current music ecosystem. MusicTT provides you with over 50 contract templates and examples that cover everything from Artist Management to Hospitality Riders

Disclaimer: Note well that this is not to be taken as legal advice. MusicTT recommends that independent legal advice should still be sought.

YouTube is the number one source for music consumption in Trinidad and Tobago. View the music charts for the islands and capitalize on the consumption trends affecting your music today!

Spotify is the number one source for music streaming in the world. The team at Spotify curates playlists of all types. Although Spotify isn’t readily available in Trinidad and Tobago, this playlist shows the top songs from Trinbagonian Artists being consumed all over the world.

There are over 50 million songs on Apple Music. This playlist  shows the current top 100 songs being played in Trinidad and Tobago. See what people are listening to and position yourself to break into the top 100!

Caziq is the first music streaming app dedicated to Caribbean music! The Caziq app is currently available on iOS. From Soca to Calypso, Dancehall to Roots Reggae, Steelpan and everything in-between, Caziq has the Caribbean music enthusiast covered!

d’Music has a catalogue of over 40 million songs that can be streamed and downloaded. d’Music is available on Android, iOS and via the web.

Audiomack is a music streaming and distribution platform that allows artists to upload music and podcasts for listeners across its mobile apps and site.

Do you want access to a network of over 5000 Musicians, Artistes and music enthusiasts? The Trinidad & Tobago Music of All Types Facebook group is highly engaged and the feedback and networking potential is essential in today’s competitive music market.

Formally known as the National Registry of Artists and Cultural Workers, the Artist Registry is a database of nationals of Trinidad and Tobago who operate within the creative sector. This initiative, launched in February 2011, has facilitated the development of the creative sector through the recognition and certification of the bona fide of individuals, organisations and creative productions.

Every band is different. Every artist has different needs. Make sure that in your next show, your voice is heard. Musicotec helps you do it by creating your technical rider.

David Stops’ “How to Make a Living from Music” is a guide designed for musicians and music professionals who wish to hone their knowledge of the music business.

Songtradr is intelligent music licensing. They connect real music from real artists with film, videos, major brands, video games and more. Sign up for free.

Music making, audio editing, loops, autotune, beat maker, all you need to create music free. It’s online and collaborative – sign up for your free account now!

This is Everything You Need to Master Your Instrument. Lessons are Tailored to Your Needs. Join Millions of Yousicians. Sign Up for Free and Start Playing Now! Step-By-Step Tutorials. Designed by Music Experts. Tailored Lessons. Acoustic & Electric.

Sound like a pro without paying studio rates or learning complex plug-ins. Professional quality mastering, available 24/7, zero turnaround time & delivery in minutes. Mastered for Streaming. No-Fee Distribution. Hear An Instant Preview. Get Tracks on Spotify.

Just4gigs – The Just 4 Gigs online entertainment directory seeks to create a bridge between persons providing services in the entertainment industry of Trinidad and Tobago and their potential audience. By making it easier for someone to find a singer, songwriter, producers DJ or a musician, the chances of being of being hired for a gig is greater. To view or access the Just 4 Gigs Online Entertainment Directory, visit HERE

 

Harvester IP Marketplace – Harvester is an online marketplace where trademarks, patents, industrial designs, copyright or non-fungible tokens can be bought, sold, licensed and even funded! This platform can be used by artistes, song-writers, producers, managers or musicians in the entertainment industry in pursuit of monetizing their musical works through licensing. To view of access the Harvester IP Marketplace, visit HERE

 

Every generation has its share of creatives that battle with mental health and addiction. Live Nation funded an industry guide to Anxiety Relief & Self Isolation published by the Music Industry Therapists & Coaches. The Association for Electronic Music also released a Mental Health Guide.