BEATPORT, the global pulse of electronic music and culture, is offering music creators an unprecedented, free Production Starter Kit loaded with everything aspiring producers need start making music through the BitTorrent Bundle direct-to-fan publishing platform.
Beatport’s Production Starter Kit BitTorrent Bundle includes:
●More than 1 GB of free sounds, samples, and effects soundpacks from Beatport Sounds provided by over 20 participating labels.
●Three video tutorials provided by partner FaderPro on production techniques.
●10 written tutorials from leading producers in the industry spanning technical walkthroughs, business lessons, and promotional advice.
●A 30% off coupon towards first-time purchases on Beatport Sounds.
Taken together, these bundle elements combine both the content and the professional advice needed to begin mixing and producing music, at no charge. This is BEATPORT’s first BitTorrent Bundle promotion, and will be featured on the BitTorrent Bundle homepage starting Feb. 29.
“Part of our commitment to supporting creator culture is lowering the barrier of entry to newcomers interested in producing and mixing music,” said Clark Warner, BEATPORT SVP of Artist & Label Relations. “BitTorrent’s Bundle platform allows us to offer a vast collection of resources without charge in a way that is truly meaningful to anyone looking to get started, while helping our Sounds label providers reach a new audience.”
Beatport is the global pulse for electronic music and culture… a trusted source where fans, DJs, producers, and artists alike can create, connect and discover through a complete collection of music-inspired experiences, all within one platform. This includes listening to streaming music, downloading tracks, creating and sharing mixes, enjoying festivals and events both in person and live online, and accessing news, reviews, and insider videos. Together, Beatport offers a complete music experience for everyone, everywhere. Founded in 2004 as the principal source of music for DJs, Beatport today attracts an audience of more than 50 million unique visitors a year consisting of DJs, producers, and their fans. Beatport has offices in New York, Los Angeles, Denver, Berlin and Amsterdam.
About BitTorrent Bundle
BitTorrent Bundle is a direct-to-fan publishing platform dedicated to artist empowerment. Creators can use Bundle to share their stories, in any media format, and set their own pricing -- keeping 90% of all sales revenue, with access to rich audience analytics. Today, BitTorrent Bundle is home to over 30,000 content publishers, reaching an audience of more than 170 million passionate film and music fans around the world. In 2013, BitTorrent was named by Fast Company as one of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for its work with artists.