If you follow these guidelines, you can be 100% sure we will listen to your music.
of any musical genre welcome - we do all kinds
- Already released works also welcome - we always look for tracks for compilations.
are also looking for
- If you have visuals, please make sure to include them.
- Listening to mp3s
can take months. CD is faster.
- We will only reply
to you if we liked your stuff.
- Do not ask if we received, listened or liked your music, please.
- Please whitelist
*@mille-plateaux.com and *@vertical.fm in you spam filter so
you can actually receive our feedback.
We only accept
below 2 submission methods:
CDs by mail
listened to faster normally, plus we can get master
quality files from CDs.
- Make sure to have
your email address on the disc.
- No mp3 files on
CDs! Only regular Audio CDs.
VERTICAL label group
Paul-Ehrlich-Strasse 28-30 (G8)
mp3 by SugarSync
is a very useful toolyou will love, similar to dropbox.
You can push your demos directly to our Harddisk, so we save a lot of time.
Just use the SHARE FOLDER service with our email for the folder with your demos. (Do NOT send any emails here!
Do NOT subscribe our email to your newsletter!)
- mp3 / wav
files only for audio
- do not zip / archive.
- make 1 folder that
has all your stuff, and album subfolders where needed.
- include a .txt
file with your email address, artist + personal name, tracklist
and any messages or docs you may want to share. Do not
send info in separate emails - it will be lost!
- make sure to use
the mp3 ID3 tags. Naming the mp3 files is not enough.
- make sure to name
the ID3 tags in your mp3 files consistenly. Use one and only
one exact spelling for your artist name. Bad: Artist Name, artistname,
The Artist Name...
- number tracks from
01 to 99. We will quote track numbers when giving you feedback.