As part of the service we offer EDD bands access to our contacts, these great people provide amazing services for artists. Earache recomends them because they deliver world-class results, we use them ourselves, be it for mixing, mastering, PR, plugging, art and photography. NOTE: You can choose to make use of their services or not, up to you, not essential.

To take advantage of any of our exclusive offers, email us here


Introducing Roadie Media, the ultimate music-marketing service designed to help bands and musicians promote their releases and launches. With Roadie Media, you get more than just digital marketing; we’re passionate about music and committed to helping artists achieve their goals. Partnering with Earache’s digital distribution service, we offer a bespoke digital marketing approach that is tailored to meet the unique needs of each artist.

At Roadie Media, we understand that getting your music out to the world can be a daunting task, and that’s where we come in. Our team of experienced professionals is dedicated to helping you create an online presence that truly represents your music and brand.

Minimum digital media spend is £250.


Founded by a former Maximumrocknroll writer, Dan Volohov, Discipline PR aims to serve musicians, bands, essentially, artists of any medium. No matter the genre of the work, from grime to grindcore. Partnering with Earache Digital Distribution, we offer record-release and branding publicity across printed and online media all over the place. From North America to Asia, Australia and Japan.

Over the course of our career we’d worked with The Melvins, UNSANE, Poison Idea, Mick Harris (SCORN, Lull), Jarboe, Crime & the City Solution, Scream, Mike Watt, King Kobra; provided in-house publicity services for SKiN GRAFT Records, Koolarrow Records, Amphetamine Reptile Records,American Leather Records.

Our dedicated team is here to help artists make an unforgettable impact, passing with you through every stage of a promo-campaign. With our passion and commitment.


Mike Exeter

Get your track/album mixed by Grammy award-winning engineer Mike Exeter (Black Sabbath, Judas Priest).
*Subject to approval and availability*


J.P. Braddock – Formation Audio Ltd.

Get your track/album mastered by Earache’s own trusted, longtime mastering engineer J.P. Braddock.
*Subject to approval and availability*


Alex Tillbrook – Graphic designer + Illustrator

British designer & illustrator of over 10 years. Clients include: Universal, Capcom, Warner Bros, Metallica, Def Leppard, Motley Crue, Iron Maiden, Blink 182, Van Halen, Korn, Green Day. Downloadable portfolio here




Oktober Promotions

The leading press and radio plugging company in Germany, currently representing the likes of Pixies, Neil Young, Yard Act, Corey Taylor, Eric Clapton and Hailstorm. For more information go to:

*Price tiers from £1000-£3000



From targeted Facebook / Instagram & YouTube fan outreach campaigns to full album ad campaigns and strategy.

*Price dependent on budget, minimum £300 (video campaign) and min £1500 (full campaign)



We can help with chart registration and can offer a select number of larger artists the ability to house their album pre-order campaign on the Earache webstore and have our dedicated team handle postage & packing.

*Price dependent on services provided, minimum album 1000 presales expected



Tom Walsh – Video Director

Award winning British director has worked with the likes of Google, Sony, Adidas, Nike. Major blockbusters Mission Impossible, Jurassic World. Music Videos for Rage Against The Machine’s Wakrat, Church of the Cosmic Skull, filming for Gojira, Slayer, Anthrax.

Price dependent on brief.


Rob Blackham – Photographer

British photographer Rob Blackham has worked with Slash, Michael Kiwanuka, George Ezra, Rival Sons, Temperance Movement plus many rising stars. His work can be seen and across major press and on album artworks.

Price dependent on brief.


Steve Ager – Chachaman PR

…kicked off  a successful career working for major labels, initially in sales and marketing, then  plugging Nirvana (Nevermind), Guns N Roses (Use Your Illusion), U2 (Unforgettable Fire/Joshua Tree/Rattle and Hum), The Christians, Whitney Houston (Bodyguard), Toni Braxton, Cher, Aretha Franklin, The Cult, House Of Pain, the Charlatans and many more.

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