THE iNSIDERS NETWORK Exclusive for Supernova Bands & Artists

(Press Release)’s Indie Music Community continues to grow, attracting over 21,000 artists; some are just starting out, while others are ready to advance their musical ambitions to the next level – they just need a little help.

Recognizing that new bands have a deep hunger to learn more about the industry, has announced a partnership with THE iNSIDERS NETWORK. In partnering with this unique consortium, the Artist community will now get an exclusive 20% discount on introductory consultation services from any member of THE iNSIDERS NETWORK.

THE iNSIDERS NETWORK specializes in independent artist consultation, entrepreneurship, and well-being. Their unique whole-artist approach combines practical advice with artistic nurture for the independent artist. With membership, artists can also receive further discounts of up to 40% on services, including social media marketing, fundraising, composing and licensing, touring, publicity, legal guidance, counseling and more. As a member of, bands can try out the services without membership PLUS save 20% off your initial consults – a perfect introduction to artist industry services.

As the only social network to bring up-and-coming musicians to the live concert stage, is proud to bring their artists a discount of 20% off introductory consultations. For artists who are ready to advance their musical ambitions, THE iNSIDERS NETWORK can provide affordable and trustworthy industry advice while keeping the artist’s best interest at heart.


Win an Agency Consultation in’s Online Battle of the Bands

BOTB - has a serious treat in store for indie Bands with one great track. In a special Online Halloween Battle of the Bands, top artists will put one original song up for the chance to win the ultimate music opportunity: an artist consultation package with The Pilot Agency, one of the fastest growing talent and event design agencies in Canada.

Bands each submit one original song to Battle against the others in an online listener-determined competition. Bands can rally their fans and invite new listeners to check out the tracks to try and win the listener vote. The goal is to gain as many votes as possible before midnight on Halloween.

The band with the most votes will win the opportunity of a lifetime – a private consultation with Joel Baskin, president of The Pilot Agency. Baskin has established a new way of booking and touring with The Pilot Agency. He is also an accredited member and proud supporter of FEO, COCA, OCFF, AFM & CARAS. With artists ranging from The Black Crowes, to Live, to Snoop Dogg and even Collective Soul playing under the Pilot banner, an artist consultation with The Pilot Agency is a unique opportunity. Joel can use his knowledge of the ever-changing music industry and the profitable touring segment to assist any act in taking the next step to success.

The Online Halloween Battle of the Bands voting starts Thursday October 22nd and runs up until Halloween night on October 31st. No experience is necessary to enter, and anyone with a good musical opinion is encouraged to vote and help choose who deserves the artist consultation package.

To learn more about the Online Halloween Battle, click here:

To listen to the Songs in the Online Halloween Battle of the Bands, click here:

Voting starts Thursday October 22nd and listeners will decide who deserves the consultation package!

Opportunities and Hello Operator Seek Indie Bands for National Concert Tour

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE and Hello Operator Seek Indie Bands for National Concert Tour

Supernova is proud to announce that they have teamed with new wave rockers Hello Operator to give local indie bands a rare industry opportunity: to play a live opening spot on a major concert tour, while being mentored by a band signed under industry powerhouse Coalition Entertainment. Thanks to, indie artists can sign up and promote their bands online, and fans can vote to determine who will win an opening spot for Hello Operator in their hometown.

This opportunity for artists comes just as Hello Operator is releasing the new single and video for Take Me Away, the third single release off their debut EP, The Breaks. The video was immediately added to Much Music and Much More Music and is already getting strong radio play. Hello Operator has also been showcased on E-Talk Daily and has toured with Faber Drive, Hilary Duff, Ill Scarlet, Switchfoot, Simple Plan, Hedley, Thornley, Loverboy and many more, making them an ideal mentor for ambitious indie bands.

In partnering with, Hello Operator is opening the door for other artists to rise up and play live on a major concert tour. The exposure bands gain by signing up at, bringing fans online to vote, and potentially playing at a major venue is an absolutely unique and absolutely free opportunity for indie artists. Winning bands will also have the chance to be mentored by Hello Operator, gaining invaluable insights into the often exclusive music industry.

Supernova is proud to have partnered with new wave rockers Hello Operator for 10 shows on their cross-Canada tour, giving 100 indie artists the chance to open for and learn from Coalition Entertainment’s latest success story. In driving these exclusive opportunities for indie bands to gain exposure and play live, gives artists the tools, expertise and insider connections needed to explode on to the music scene.

About Supernova:

Toronto based Supernova operates – the only social music network promoting its community of indie artists through Battle of the Bands® concerts. Founded in 1992, Supernova produces weekly Battle of the Bands® concerts throughout the United States and Canada, featuring booked indie bands from its online band roster and established headliners. combines live shows and social networking to give indie bands a new platform for promotion. The site offers an extensive media library with custom music playlists via the Music Explorer and Wildcard voting where top vote-getters receive first-rate prizing. Learn more by visiting