It’s simpler and smoother than ever to send campaigns from FATdrop

Dec 20, 2016
You asked: we listened. Our all new Campaign Editor features drag & drop uploading, audio tag hints, a simple watermarking switch, and longer subject lines. FATdrop’s goal is to provide the best tools for promoting your releases. We’re a small team, and that means we can be fully in tune with...

How To Start A Musical Revolution In The Digital Age

Oct 7, 2016
Throughout history, there have been a number of musical revolutions that can be linked to a certain time and place. The emergence of ska, reggae and dub that came out of Kingston in the 60s is a good example. San Francisco saw an explosion of Psychedelic Rock in the 70s as did New York with hip hop in...

Job: Javascript Developer (remote)

Oct 6, 2016
Are you an experienced and motivated Javascript developer? We are looking for a new developer to join our team. You will be working remotely so you can be based anywhere in the world, but your working hours will align with team members in the EU / U.S. timezones. You should be disciplined and self-motivated,...

How Can We Encourage Better Promo?

May 9, 2016
There’s a curious contradiction in how people perceive record labels. My friend Jonny, a guy in his mid twenties, was telling me that he didn’t mind downloading music illegally because record labels make enough money - and that we would be better off without record labels anyway. I found myself fascinated...

Announcing Pro DJ accounts – empowering labels and enriching the recipient experience

Oct 7, 2015
Over the past 7 years we have strived to innovate, adapt, and improve the process of pre release promo for labels and recipients alike. Today marks a major milestone in both our journey as a company and also the narrative of pre release promotion. Our team has witnessed the progression of music promotion...

New High Volume Promo Plan

Jun 11, 2015
Much like the many labels and promo companies that use FATdrop, we are fiercely independent and enjoy the freedom that offers us. Over the next year, we will be launching a new series of tools and features to help pave fairer and more effective ways for labels, promotion and distribution companies to...

New anti-piracy partner MUSO

Oct 14, 2014
We have teamed up with leading anti-piracy provider MUSO and have a very special deal for FATdrop clients. “Pre-release leaks are bullshit. We provide our clients with the tools to send out their pre-release campaigns securely and know that if it leaks, we can identify the individual that leaked...

FATdrop adds free layer to leading pre-release promo platform

Aug 5, 2014
FATdrop, experts in pre-release music promotion, add a new, subscription-free layer to their industry-leading platform. Contact: Mai Harper; mai@fatdrop.co.uk  +49 30 899 935 84 Berlin, 5th August, 2014 – FATdrop enters the next phase of the rollout of their innovative platform, FATdrop 5.0. Available...

FATdrop Launching Pioneering New Platform For Discovering Pre-Release Music

Jun 23, 2014
New platform from pre-release promo expert FATdrop lets record labels share details of forthcoming releases with DJs, industry professionals and music lovers. Contact Mai Harper: mai@fatdrop.co.uk | +49 30 899 935 84 Berlin, 23rd June, 2014 – FATdrop, industry leader in pre-release music promotion,...

Server Move Post-Mortem

May 22, 2014
As you may know, we have just completed a migration of the main FATdrop servers to a new datacentre. The migration involved more downtime than we were anticipating and we want to apologise for that, and also take the opportunity to offer an update and explanation to our clients about recent disruptions...