Presents a wide range of content for new and unsigned musical talent, from the BBC.
Helps new artists get record contracts by allowing users to vote for them, with the top tracks each month submitted to major record companies for feedback and consideration.
A searchable database of UK Top 40 Hits from the 1950s to the present. Also includes a collection of record breakers and trivia.
Jim Marshall OBE
An online memorial and tribute to "the Father of Loud", pioneer of guitar amplification, and founder of the Marshall Amplification company.
Join My Band
Provides a free classified ad service to musicians seeking work and bands seeking band members.
Live and Unsigned
An annual national music competition for unsigned bands, vocal groups and solo artists; provides information about auditions, venues, prizes, and how to apply.
Offers a library of sheet music (using the Scorch plug-in), and MIDI and MP3 files of classical and traditional music; also contains a library of resources about classical and film composers and their music.
Online music community dedicated to the discovery and promotion of new music and emerging bands.
Open Mic UK
A national music competition for singers, songwriters, rappers and solo artists to showcase their music and get signed; includes details of auditions, regional finals, and the national grand final event.
Inspires people to volunteer by producing concerts for tickets are paid for by volunteer work within their local community; describes their scheme, how to get involved, and their gig calendar.
Presenting a UK gig guide, band listings and classified musician wanted ads.
A collection of lists of "favourite albums and singles of the year" from a wide range of publications, current and extinct.
Allows users to track artists, venues and festivals across the UK, as well as share memorabilia and thoughts via social networking features.
Sound of 2013
Annual search for the hottest new talent set to make waves in 2013, hosted by the BBC.