Album & Merchandise Manufacturing

Cafe Press is an online marketplace that offers sellers complete e-commerce services to independently create and sell a wide variety of products, and offers buyers unique merchandise across virtually every topic.

Disc Makers

Featuring short-run duplication, complete printing and packaging options, cd & dvd duplicators and printers, or affordable blank CDs and blank DVDs.

Disc Wizards

Disc Wizards, in London UK, specialises in CD, DVD replication and blu-ray duplication.


A local CD manufacturing company based in Ballard.

National Media Services

CD Duplication and Packaging based out of Virginia.

Oasis CD Manufacturing 

Oasis CD Manufacturing was founded in 1987 to be a company people could trust -- an oasis, in fact, in a big, confusing and impersonal business.

Rainbo Records 

A one-stop soruce for CD, DVD, vinyl and cassette manufacturing.


Local Seattle company, REALTIME, was founded by Philip "Pip" McCaslin in 1986. Pip has established REALTIME as one of the most prominent media duplication companies in the Northwest. Clients included Popllama Records (The Presidents of the USA, The Posies, Young Fresh Fellows, The Picketts, Fastbacks), DC Comics, Saltmine Creative, Realnetworks, Swamp Mama Johnson, Microsoft Corporation, Corbis Corporation, Fastrax, The Boeing Company, JZK Inc., KCTS, KING, Seattle Opera and Seattle Youth Symphony.

Digital Music Distribution

This article from Digital Music News has good reviews of 8 of the current (2014) music distribution companies.

Equipment & Supplies


4039 arrangements for concert band, jazz ensemble, jazz combo, and vocalists, PLUS recordings, fake books, and methods... all available to order online for same-day shipment! 


The Woodwind and Brasswind offers the best selection of musical instruments and accessories at the guaranteed best price

Gig Listings & Job Services

Media Match Magazine

The music industry's central point for US professionals and employers.

The source of paying jobs for 33 YEARS.

Get Music

Join 6,725 other Music professionals receiving free weekly job listings to their inbox every week.

Orchestral Job Openings

AFM Audition Notices

You must have an AFM online password.  These are updated on the 1st of each month.

My Auditions

Pay to view 

Musical Chairs

Free for musicians


A website for classical musicians

Licensing & A&R Access

Pump Audio 

Pump Audio represents the best independent music from around the world, for licensing to advertising, television, film and web clients.


Rumblefish is a groundbreaking music and technology company. They provide music licensing services to social media and technology companies, movie and TV production studios, advertisers, video game makers and iconic brands worldwide. We are focused on providing cutting-edge solutions to the many intellectual property issues facing social media companies, artists, music labels and publishers.


The world's leading independent A&R company helping unsigned bands, artists and songwriters get record deals, publishing deals and placement in films and TV shows.

Musician Communities

Fair Trade Music Seattle

Fair Trade Music Seattle is a grassroots campaign dedicated to raising the standard of living for all working musicians in the Seattle area through education, cooperation and inspiration. Our mission is to build an organization of musicians, club owners, government of?cials and music lovers working together to create a vibrant, sustainable community that supports a living wage for musicians. Our Steering Committee meets on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month (excluding holidays) at 1:30 PM at the Musicians' Association of Seattle on Eastlake Ave, E.
Fair Trade Music Seattle - Facebook
Fair Trade Music Seaettle  - Twitter

One of the main purposes of the site is to give independent bands some free promotion.

Professional Associations


American Association of Independent Music - A2IM is an organization of independent music labels that promotes business opportunity, provides advocacy and representation, as well as networking opportunities for the independent label community.


National Association of Music Merchants - Originally an organization for music retailers, it eventually inherited most of the members of the American Federation of Independent Music (formerly NAIRD).


Established in 1957, The Recording Academy is an organization of musicians, producers, engineers and recording professionals dedicated to improving the quality of life and cultural condition for music and its makers. Internationally known for the GRAMMY® Awards, The Recording Academy is responsible for groundbreaking professional development, cultural enrichment, advocacy, education and human services programs.


Recording Industry Association of America


International Federation of the Phonographic Industry - IFPI represents the recording industry worldwide, with a membership comprising some 1400 record companies in 66 countries and affiliated industry associations in 45 countries. IFPI's mission is to promote the value of recorded music, safeguard the rights of record producers and expand the commercial uses of recorded music in all markets where its members operate.


Washington Lawyers for the Arts (WLA) is a nonprofit service organization dedicated to supporting the arts in Washington state by creating alliances and making legal resources accessible to artists and arts organizations of all disciplines.


A major resource for Seattle area musicians to find recording studios, rehearsal space, mastering, and more. 

A Pacific Northwest Recording/Mastering Studio Search Engine.

Sheet Music, Used Equipment Etc. 

The leading Internet-based sheet music store offering more than 45,000 pieces of digital sheet music.