KIDSHOT joins Anara Publishing

The latest signing from India to join the Anara Publishing roster is Rahul Khadtare a.k.a KIDSHOT. He is known for his chopper flow ability (a fast-paced rap style), performance energy and motivational lyrical approach, putting him firmly on the map as one of India’s most exciting up and coming artists. Deepa Seshadri, Head of Partnerships in … Read more

Budgeting for Emerging Artists (and Songwriters): 101

Planning projects can feel like a daunting task, especially if you’re an unsigned artist without a dedicated team to guide you in the right direction. This blog will take a basic look into things to consider when planning your next music project, and possibly some things that you might not have thought about yet.   … Read more

How is a Music Publisher Different to a Record Label?

The roles of the Music Publisher and Record Label vary greatly but work side-by-side to ensure that the overall music business runs smoothly. As an artist, it’s important to know the differences between the two for a better understanding of which areas in your career that a publisher and record label can assist you in. … Read more

An Interview with Brandon, Nivid and Ajimovoix

Music production is a key part of the songwriting process, and this month we want to highlight the talents of 3 top producer-songwriters that we’re proud to represent as part of our roster. Anara Publishing caught up with Brandon, Nivid and Ajimovoix to ask their opinions on royalties, production in the digital age, and the … Read more

Making the Most of Your Music Publisher Relationship

Music publishing is a complex part of the music industry which can sometimes be hard to navigate for songwriters. As a music publisher, Anara Publishing deals with the copyright of the composition of your songs, not to be confused with the ‘sound recording’ or ‘master’. In short, this refers to the musical elements of the song such as the melody and lyrics, therefore protecting you as a songwriter … Read more

Supporting musicians during the COVID-19 outbreak

With the global Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, we are in uncharted territory in many aspects of our lives. Within the music industry, we have seen this start to affect a lot of artists and businesses especially within live music. Many festivals have now been postponed including SXSW, Glastonbury, Coachella and Liverpool Sound City. Numerous artists are … Read more

An Interview With… Tom James Parmiter

An Interview With... Tom James Parmiter

Tom James Parmiter joined the Anara Publishing roster in July 2018. Here we chat with him about his creative process and get his thoughts on the importance of music publishing.  1.) Tell us about how you started making music or what initially got you into music? I started, like a lot of teenagers do with … Read more