Press kits, EPK's or media kits as they are sometimes known, are an essential self promotion tool. With the numerous amounts of media today it is important to have all your content bundled up into one well presented and professional package.
Why choose our packages?
Third Eye Music Management has a vested interest in the local music scene and is a leading promoter for artists both local and internationally. Its links to the national music industry are very well established and has solid roots with top venues throughout the north and south island. When you order an EPK your artist profile is discoverable within the Third Eye community and becomes part of the artists roster and NZ band directory.
What content is needed?
You want to have only the very best of your work to date. When the time comes to share your content we want to set the tone of your craft as accurately as possible. To do this, we need as much of the following as possible.
- A Band Bio.
- Member bio.
- Imagery both promotional and live.
- Contact info.
- Social links. (Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, iTunes, Spotify, Deezer, Bandcamp).
- Downloadable or sharable content.
- Quotes and reviews.
- Recent activity.
- Musical influences.
- Notable achievements, awards, festivals and radio play.
- Support slots.
Whats in the kit?
- A professional spread highlighting the very best of your work.
- Two free revisions.
- A .pdf version.
- Updates for up to 6 months.
- A profile on the Third Eye artists roster and NZ band directory.
- Member only upgrades.
What additional services do we provide?
We know band image is important. Our team makes it their personal crusade to really understand you and your image so we can promote you as accurately as possible.
- Photography - Live and Promotional.
- Video - Live and promotional.
- Graphic and logo creation.
- Album and promotional art.
- Branded content such as social posts.
- Photographic retouching / digital manipulation.
- Gig or tour poster art.
- Band identity advice.
In addition to the above we offer professional mentoring on a range of subjects. This is an exclusive feature unique to Third Eye Music and is a vital tool for artists serious about self promotion.
- Single or EP release.
- How to chose the right recording facilities for your band.
- Marketing and promotional advice.
- Tips on self managing your band.
- Back up support and advice on securing support slots for international artists.
- Planning and promotion your own gigs.
- Radio plugging support.
- Tips on building a strong social network, building a fan base.
- Advice on improving stage performance.
Angie Stewart is the founder of Third Eye Music Management LTD a diverse management company and record label representing, managing and promoting local acts. Angie has an extensive history in marketing and sales in NZ and a strong background in branding, business development management and promotion services. Raised in New Zealand she has been a successful sales and marketing manager among many industries.
Angies mission is to mentor, support and promote local rock and metal bands to help them find opportunities to better their music careers. As well as being an active member of the (MMF Music managers forum) Angie also judges NZ's annual battle of the bands competition. She has also spent time in the USA working in the planning devision at SXSW and attending the A&R worldwide MUSEXPO international and media conference and global rock summit.
Third Eye Music events include the annual shred fest compassion as well as events for local bands such as, fire aid and Valentines day massacre. Third Eye also hosts and promotes events for bands wanting to do album release shows and other various gigs.
Angie also acts as a booking agent for International bands looking at touring New Zealand and can assist with booking venues, lighting, sound, accomodation, transportation, support acts. ticketing and promotion.
Among Angie’s strengths are her extensive knowledge of music, her friendly outgoing personality and drive, her integrity and her growing industry knowledge, experience and networks.
DPPM is a creative project specialising in digital video and image solutions. Dan has worked extensively with Third Eye Music collaborating on projects for various events and promotions. He also works as a commercial product photographer focusing on alcoholic beverages and photographic manipulation.
Dans music taste is eclectic at best enjoying sounds from many genres and styles. However, growing up during the 80's and 90's rock and metal were his staple diet. Dan is ever on his personal quest to curate the perfect playlist, looking for new and fresh music that energises and inspires him. Some of his all time favourite bands are Deftones, Filter, Techn9ne and a Perfect circle.