Design, Press Releases & Bios

Artwork

The shop service has switched to a freelance list of designers. This gives you a direct line of contact with the graphic designer and will improve the creative process and workflow for you. 

Below you’ll find a list of consultants, companies and freelancers who provide services which include cover artwork, logo design, flyer design, press releases, biographies and more. Please note whilst the list below has been vetted to some degree and the quality of their work verified, they are not affiliated with Cygnus Music and you will be contacting them directly. You will be responsibile for the liaison and payment for any services used.

AltmarkCreative

Clients include Sony, Universal, Ministry of Sound, Elbow, BBC, Oasis, Rebuplica Music. Accepting requests from Cygnus Music clients.

High Budget / 2-4 WEEKS turnaround

Design
 
  • Price starts at: £500 for Pro Digital & Vinyl sleeves
  • Social media add-on starts at £100
  • Logo design starts at £250
  • Contact via site:  Contact
Plus (POA) Video and viral content design / Bespoke photography

Steve Wright

Accepting requests from Cygnus Music clients.

3 DAYS turnaround (1st draft)

Design
 
  • Price starts at: £70 Digital Cover Artwork (Hand drawn is £80)
  • Price starts at: £90-£100 Digital Cover Artwok & Social media add-on
  • Logo design: £100
  • Contact via email:  [email protected]
Also offers : Motion graphics as promotional videos for one 30-60 second clip or mini mix of a release at between £80 – £100 per video.

smoggartist

Accepting requests from Cygnus Music clients.

1-2 Weeks (1st draft)

Design
 
  • Price starts at: £100 with 2 amends – Digital Cover Artwork
  • Price starts at: £150 with 2 amends – Cover artwork + social media package
  • Logo design: £200 (4 weeks with consultation/brand concepts and a branding package)
  • Contact via email: [email protected]
  • View more work
Also offers : Design event posters, flyers, business cards, presentations, social media templates and work on brand presentations/branding.

Anthony Zayler

Accepting requests from Cygnus Music clients.

1-2 DAYS turnaround (1st draft)

Design
 
  • Price starts at: £130 Digital Cover Artwork
  • Price starts at: £175 Digital Cover Artwok & Social media add-on
  • Logo design: £175
  • Contact via email: [email protected]
  • View more work
Also offers : Web hosting, management and design services, from concept to launch.Copyrighting for all types of businesses and music related brands.

Charlotte Blm4

Accepting requests from Cygnus Music clients.

5-6 DAYS turnaround (1st draft)

Design
 
  • Price starts at: £440 for 3D cover art with character modeling and high-quality features.
  • Price starts at: £200 for 2D Cover art 
  • Contact via email: [email protected]
Also offers : NFT design and 3D modelling.

Gianmarco Malandra

Accepting requests from Cygnus Music clients.

3-5 DAYS turnaround (1st draft)

 

Design
 
  • Price starts at: £86 Digital Cover Artwork
  • Price starts at: £130 Digital Cover Artwok & Social media add-on
  • Logo design starts at £110
  • Contact via email:  [email protected]
  • View more work

Abnotixdigital

Accepting requests from Cygnus Music clients.

5-6 DAYS turnaround (1st draft)

 

Design
 

Press Releases & Bios

Press releases are now requested by an external freelancer, please follow the directions below. Having a direct line of contact with the writer should improve the workflow for you. 

When requesting a press release please include the following:

  1. Label name / project name.
  2. Release information (title, track names, artists, release dates etc).
  3. A private streaming link with the track, artists names and tracklist order.
  4. Social media links to the label and artists.
  5. Important information that should be covered in the press release.
  6. Any significant milestones.
Freelance Writers Inviting Cygnus Music Client Requests

Shan Selena

“I have a wealth of writing experience across platforms such as GRM Daily and Grime Originals. Since working as a freelance writer, I have written on behalf of artists such as Ten Dixon, Mak 10 and the Major Muzik Entertainment label.”

View Shan’s writing: www.shanselenawrites.co.uk

Press release
 
  • Price: £22  //  Word count: 250 approx.
  • Turnaround time on requests: 2 days
  • Turnaround for revisions: 24 hours 
Biography
 
  • Contact email: [email protected]
  • Price: £60 // Word count: 450 approx
  • Turnaround time on requests: 2-4 days
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