Austin-Based Music Production Marketplace Beatstars Launches Instagram Education Hub


Dubbed the Live Music Capital of the World, Austin is known for its vibrant music scene that transcends genres and attracts talent from all over the world. To bring accessible education to aspiring and established producers, BeatStars —an Austin-based music publishing outfit— has launched a BeatStars Studio Instagram account to deliver essential music education content, creator highlights, producer-centric giveaways, and beat-selling tips so producers on the BeatStars platform can elevate their business to its fullest potential.

Founded in 2008, BeatStars is a leading online music production marketplace that works to empower creatives to discover and license music, beats, sound kits, services, and collaboration. The new Instagram account will serve as an educational hub for independent musicians and entrepreneurs to optimize career growth potential. Since its inception, BeatStars has put the power back into the hands of creators, including paying out over $150 million to its community through the #PaytheCreators initiative and by offering accessible distribution services.

BeatStars is expanding its reach by offering new, comprehensive publishing administration services, provided in partnership with Sony Music Publishing. The newly launched BeatStars Studio Instagram will feature a range of content intended to advance industry-related knowledge including:

  • Guides, checklists, and resources written by music industry experts

  • Exclusive producer-centric giveaways that dish out prizes like promo credits, production gear, cash prizes, and 1:1 mentorships

  • Challenges and placement opportunities featuring up-and-coming and established artists

  • BeatStars tutorials that help creators navigate the platform

  • Playlisting opportunities

  • Special IGTV Series featuring advice from top-sellers and industry experts

As the music industry continues to be impacted by the effects of the COVID-19 global pandemic, the BeatStars announcement offers a valuable resource for music collaboration and improved opportunities for advancing accessible education for music makers. To learn more about BeatStars, visit their press release on PR Newswire/Cision.