Services for Independent Artists

Providing Everything You Need As An Independent Artist

We understand, that as an independent artist, you want to take charge of your artistic journey. 

Here at Heart Dance Records, we offer a range of tools that will empower you to get to the next level.

In partnership with our sister company, Higher Level Media promotions, we've provided artist services to many GRAMMY Winners and Nominees, Award-Winning, and Billboard Charting Artists as well as artists looking for help with branding, social media, Youtube optimization, website building & design, graphic design, consulting, reviews, writing services, and video creation since 2015.

See our list of services below and contact us to get started!

JUMPSTART
Artist Empowerment Program

Are you not sure where to start with your first release?

Do you need help finding a distributor, registering your music properly and collecting all of your potential royalties?

Do you need help developing your brand?

Need to gain traction on social media?

Do you know the best places to promote your release?

Wondering how to pitch to Spotify playlists?

Get more information on our JUMPSTART! Program 

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Our award-winning team will help produce, mix, and master your project, giving your release the commercial polish and an edge in the competition.

ARTWORK

Album art begins to tell your story before the listener even listens to the release! We specialize in music artwork for ambient, new age, electronic, chill, contemporary instrumental, and experimental genres. If you are looking for art - our team will make an eye-catching design that reflects the feel of your music. 

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Let our team create a visual story to accompany your music. Using stock footage, we are skilled in creating music videos for ambient, atmospheric, new age, electronic, chill, and contemporary instrumental releases.

Let our team write a professional bio for your website, or create an eye-catching one-sheet to help you promote your release.

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We will submit your release to our New Age/Contemporary Instrumental reviewer contacts. These reviews and quotes can be used in your marketing materials.

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Looking for a fresh look to your website? We can build new or update your existing site and keep it maintained for you.

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In partnership with our sister company, Higher Level Media, we work with a team of professionals that will help you meet your promotional needs for radio service.

 

Your release is sent to approximately 200+ programmers, stations, reviewers, bloggers, airlines, and more.  We have many years of experience and have worked hard to build connections with key programmers on SXM, NPR, Echoes, Hearts of Space, College, Community & Public FM Radio Stations, Streaming

Radio, Podcasts, Airlines, and more. 

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In addition to our full-service radio campaign, we work closely with a company in Australia to get your music onto the radio and into over 1000 cafes throughout Australia.

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Includes Radio Campaign + Reviews package, plus a 2 month Social Media Awareness Campaign to help you grow your following with engagement and traffic to the exact fans that you are trying to reach.

Would you rather have someone else do the Spotify playlist pitching for you?

Talk to our friends at Sound Campaign, click on the link below!

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Contact us about your next project!

Thank you for reaching out!! We'll be in touch

 

Some of our Higher Level Media Radio Promotion Clients

Wings - Peter Kater

GRAMMY Best New Age Album 2019 #1 on the ZMR Top 100 Sept 2019 #3 on Zone Music Reporter Top 100 Chart October 2019 Angel's Nest & Wings of Love placed on SXM Spa Channel Added to Accuradio International Airline Placements "Hold Me Close" added to Hawaiian Airlines inflight Soothing Sounds channel.

Peter Kater - Rapture

Added to SXM Programming #1 on Zone Music Reporter Top 100 Chart May 2021 #4 on Zone Music Reporter Top 100 Chart June 2021 #4 on Zone Music Reporter Top 10 Chart June 2021 #19 on NACC Top 30 Chill Chart week ending July 13th

Peter Kater - Soul Story

Release Date August 15th, 2022 Appeared at #1 on the Amazon Hot New Releases Chart - New Age Received International Radio Airplay

Nicholas Gunn - Pacific Blue

WINNER Best Chill/Groove Album 2020 - Zone Music Reporter #1 on Zone Music Reporter Chart May 2020 #2 on Zone Music Reporter Chart April 2020 "Into the Vastness" added to SXM Spa Channel "Chasing the Light" added to the Soothing Sounds channel on Hawaiian Airlines Nominated Best Chill/Groove Album 2020 by Zone Music Reporter

Riding the Thermals - Nicholas Gunn

4 placements on SXM Spa Channel Airplay on Echoes Selected #1 Ambient Album 2019 - New Age Music Guide #7 on New Age Music Guide Chart April 2019 #14 on ZMR Chart January/February 2019 International Airline Placement

Nicholas Gunn - Sound Condition

"Shine" added to the SiriusXM Spa Channel Reached #12 on Zone Music Reporter Chart March 2021 Named #1 Best Album of 2021 by Journeyscapes Top 30 Albums of the Year Multiple weeks on the NACC Top 30 Chill Chart peaking at #6. "Chasing the Light" added to Hawaiian Airlines Soothing Sounds channel

Dave Eggar - Awakening

Fallen Leaves added to SXM Spa Channel Programming Reached #8 on Zone Music Reporter Top 100 Chart September 2021, #3 October 2021, #13 November 2021

Lead Me Home - Camille Nelson - Album Cover

Debuted at #10 on Zone Music Reporter Chart - November 2017 Charted on Billboard Classical Crossover Chart 3 songs added to SXM Spa Channel Received Airplay on Echoes Programmed on Calm Radio #10 Shades of Classics Top 10 Albums of 2017

Fellowship of Solitude artwork

WINNER Best Solo Piano Album 2018 by Zone Music Reporter Nominated Best Solo Piano Album 2018 from One World Music Radio Reached #8 on Zone Music Report Chart July 2018 Placed on Calm Music Radio Programmed on Multiple US & International Airlines

Sangeeta Kaur - Illuminance

CO-WINNER Best Vocal Album 202 - Zone Music Reporter Nominated One World Music Radio Best Vocal Album 2020 Reached #6 on the Zone Music Reporter Top 100 Chart November and December 2020

A World Away COVER

#4 on Billboard New Age Chart WINNER Best Vocal Album from Zone Music Reporter 2018 Nominated Album of the Year, Best New Age, Best Album Cover Art, Peoples Choice Award and Track of the Year (Stars and Moon) from One World Music Radio #3 and #7 on New Age Music Guide Reached #4 on Zone Music Reporter Chart Reached #1 for two months on One World Music Radio Chart International Airline Placement Top 3 Best New Age Recordings 2018 by NewAgeCD.com

Jeff Pearce - From the Darker Season

Reached #6 on Billboard New Age Chart Nominated ZMR & OWM for Album of the Year and Best Ambient Album 2017 #5 on ZMR Chart 4 placements on SXM Spa Channel Multiple Airline Placements Airplay on Echoes Radio - NPR

Omar Akram - The Light Will Come

2 tracks added to SXM Spa channel programming Placed #7 on ZMR Top 100 chart - April 2021 Placed #10 on ZMR Top 10 Chart - May 2021 Received International Airplay Nominated Best Solo Piano Album 2021 by One World Music Radio

Autumn Monsoon Suzanne Teng Gilber

"Indian Sisters" added to SXM Spa Channel Nominated Best World Album 2019 by ZMR Reached #7 for December and #12 on Zone Music Reporter Top 100 November 2019 Top 10 Albums for January 2019 on Thought Radio International Airline Placements Nominated Best Contemporary Instrumental Album & Best Cover Art 2019 - One World Music Radio "Andromeda" added to Soothing Sounds on Hawaiian Airlines

CG Deuter - Song of the Last Tree

Added to SXM Spa Channel programming #10 on Zone Music Reporter Chart April 2021 Received the Album of the Year 2021 Award from Artisan Music Reviews Received Internationall Radio Airplay

Paul Speer - Sonoran Odyssey

WINNER Best Contemporary Album - Zone Music Reporter 2020 Nominated One World Music Best Contemporary Instrumental Album 2020 Multiple airings on Echoes.org #5 on Zone Music Reporter Chart April 2020 "Sunrise" added to SXM Spa Channel #5 New Age Music Guide Chart March 2020 Nominated Best Contemporary Album by Zone Music Reporter 2020 "Moonrise" featured on Hawaiian Airlines Soothing Sounds programming

David Lanz - Water Sign

Nominated One World Music Best Solo Piano Album 2020 Debuted at #3 on the Zone Music Reporter Top 100 Chart - January 2021 "Sol Dance" added to SXM Spa Channel Named one of the Top 10 Best Albums 2021 by Shades of Classics

Moonlight in Empty Rooms - COVER

Christian's Workshop programmed on SXM Spa Channel WINNER Best Piano Album w/Instrumentation 2018 by Zone Music Report #5 on ZMR Chart for months of March and April 2018 Airline Programming Named one of the Top 3 Piano CD's of 2018 by NewAgeCD.com Top 20 Classical Albums for 2019 on CFBX

Carl Weingarten - Ember Days

#1 on NACC Chill Chart Week Ending March 23, 2021 Appeared Multiple Weeks on the NACC Chill Chart Top 30 Echoes CD of the Month - April 2021 #10 on Zone Music Reporter Top 100 March 2021 #11 on Zone Music Reporter Top 100 February 2021 #4 on Echoes Best 30 Albums 2021

Ravenna - Jeff Johnson & Phil Keaggy

CD of the Month on Echoes Mosaic 2 added to SXM Spa Channel programming Placed in Top 10 for multiples weeks on the NACC Chill Chart. Reached #9 on Zone Music Reporter Chart Top 100 April 2021 #15 Echoes Best Albums of 2021

Meg Bowles - The Pilgrimage

Received International Airplay #1 on Zone Music Reporter Chart - May 2022 2 tracks added to SXM Spa Channel programming

Robin Spielberg - Love Story

Nominated BEST SOLO PIANO ALBUM 2020 by Zone Music Reporter #9 on Zone Music Reporter Top 100 Chart for March 2020 2 songs placed on SXM Spa Channel programming

Shoshana Michel - Impressions

Summer into Fall added to SXM Spa Channel programming #4 on March Zone Music Reporter Top 100 Chart #2 on New Age Music Guide Chart February 2020 #7 on New Age Music Guide Chart for March 2020

Generous Night - Ryan Marvel

Winner - Whisperings Album of the Year 2019 Fleeting Passage and Whispered Words added to SXM Spa Channel Reached #13 for Aug and #14 for Sept 2019 on the ZMR Top 100 Chart "Shifting Winds of Providence" added to Soothing Sounds channel on Hawaiian Airlines

Holly Jones - Art on the Piano - COVER

Nominated Whisperings Album of the Year 2019 Nominated Solopiano.com Album of the Year 2019 Nominated Best Solo Piano Album - One World Music Radio 2019 #1 on One World Music Radio Top 100 Chart Dec 2019 Added to Whisperings Radio "A Blackberry Sky" added to SXM Spa Channel #10 on Zone Music Reporter Top 100 Chart October 2019 International Airline Placements "A Blackberry Sky" added to Soothing Sounds on Hawaiian Airlines

Jill Haley - The Mesas and Canyons of Bandelier

#3 on Zone Music Reporter Chart Top 100 March 2021 #6 on Zone Music Reporter Chart top 100 April 2021 2 tracks placed on SXM Spa channel programming #14 on NACC Top 30 Chill Chart Week Ending July 13th

Byron Metcalf & Jennifer Grais - Sacrament

Reached #8 on Zone Music Reporter Top 100 Chart December 2019

Michele McLaughlin - Sketches

Debuted at #5 on the Zone Music Reporter Top 100 Chart - January 2021

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Added to SXM Spa Channel Reached #4 on OWM Chart April 2018 Nominated One World Music Radio Best Solo Piano Album 2017 Nominated Best New Artist 2017 by Enlightened Piano Radio

Held in the Light - Dan Chadburn

Reached #7 on ZMR Chart Nov 2017 "Morning Has Broken" added to SXM Spa Channel People's Choice Nomination 2017 - One World Music Radio

Joseph Akins - Dream World

"Peacefulness" added to SXM Spa channel programming #4 on Zone Music Reporter Top 100 Chart July 2021 Received International Airplay

Peter Sterling - The Winding Way

Added to SXM Spa Channel Programming Received International Airplay Nominated Best Acoustic Album by One World Music Radio 2021 Reached #11 on Zone Music Reporter Top 100 chart September 2021, #21 October 2021, #25 November 2021 Chosen as #10 Best Ambient/New Age Album by Textura.org Featured Artist on Sleep Radio week of 8/26/21 #13 on Zone Music Reporter Top 100 Chart August 2021 Featured on Sounds Like Cafe and heard in cafes and coffee shops throughout Australia.

Ryan Judd feat Kristen Miller - Soaring Together

Received placement on SXM Spa Channel programming Received International Airplay Reached #18 on Zone Music Reporter Chart Feb 2021 Chosen as #11 Best Ambient/New Age Album 2021 by Textura.org

Dreams Beyond Terra - front cover

Nominated Best Chill/Groove Album 2018 by Zone Music Reporter "Sandbox in the Rain" programmed on SXM Spa Reached #6 on Zone Music Report Chart October 2018 Reached #10 on Zone Music Reporter Chart November 2018 #3 on New Age Music Chart October 2018 #7 on New Age Music Chart November 2018 International Airline Placements