Songfinch Partners With School of Rock to Bring More Paid Opportunities to Professional Musicians

Personalized Music Platform Sets the Stage for More Artists to Enter the Creator Economy by Creating One-of-a-Kind Songs

Songfinch, a growing marketplace connecting users with musicians to create custom songs, announced today its partnership with School of Rock, the world's largest and most trusted music school boasting over 280 locations around the globe. The partnership was built on both companies' mutual dedication to enriching lives through music. 

Songfinch makes it possible for anyone to discover talented musicians and turn their personal stories into a custom, one-of-a-kind song. The platform allows musicians to earn a steady stream of income writing and producing music, adding songs to their repertoire, and expanding their fanbase. Through a robust application process, Songfinch accepts the most talented and creative individuals to join its growing artist community of over 1,000 musicians within various genres. 

The partnership with School of Rock gives its 8K+ instructors the chance to apply to join Songfinch's roster of music professionals through the following platform additions: 

  • Application: School of Rock is listed as an affiliate, which expedites the review process internally. 
  • Listing: If selected, the artist will be listed as a School of Rock artist and qualified to match with prospective clients for projects.
  • Artist Features: Songfinch will feature School of Rock artists on the website and include "School of Rock" as a search term when looking for an artist.

"We're thrilled to partner with the most innovative and influential music school out there. School of Rock's community of instructors exhibits the talent, creativity, and professionalism we're looking for in our artists," said Rob Lindquist, co-founder and COO of Songfinch.

"School of Rock's dedication to enriching lives through music extends to our entire community, including our incredible staff," said Rob Price, CEO of School of Rock.  "Through this partnership, we can provide our instructors with an additional opportunity to earn reward and recognition through music and reach our goal to build the world's largest community of songwriters."

About Songfinch

Songfinch is a personalized music platform that connects consumers with songwriters to turn stories and inspiration into one-of-a-kind songs. With a growing community of professional musicians, Songfinch offers artists the opportunity to earn a steady stream of income, build authentic fan connections, and work on their own time. Founded in 2016, the company has onboarded over 1,000 artists, completed 50,000+ custom songs, and paid $3 million directly to artists in the past year. Songfinch is backed by music industry giants including The Weeknd, Quincy Jones, Atlantic Records CEO Craig Kallman, Wassim "Sal" Slaiby, School of Rock CEO Rob Price, and Reverb founder David Kalt. Learn more at Songfinch.

About School of Rock

School of Rock helps aspiring musicians master skills, unleash creativity, and develop tools they need to thrive in life. Founded as a single school in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1998, School of Rock has become a rapidly growing international franchise with over 500 schools open and in development across 15 global markets. Since 2009, School of Rock has grown its student count from 4,000 to almost 46,000. School of Rock offers a wide variety of music lessons, including guitar lessons, singing lessons and piano lessons. The company also sells musical instruments and music gear through its GearSelect program. Follow School of Rock on Facebook and on Twitter.

Source: Songfinch