Crowdfunding on Qrates is a revolutionary way to release music on vinyl without the traditional financial commitments, inventory risks or fulfillment hassles.
All of the details of each phase of creating, releasing and delivering vinyl records are built-in so you can focus on getting your music on vinyl for your most passionate fans. Backers simply pledge to crowdfunding projects on Qrates by reserving your vinyl record.
After your crowdfunding project successfully reaches its goal, your net proceeds (minus manufacturing and service fees0 are available immediately to cash out after records have begun shipping.
Want to reserve some records for yourself to take on the road? While your crowdfunding project is live, you can order a portion of your vinyl pressing order at cost value directly from your project dashboard.
Crowdfunding projects on Qrates can last up to 75 days and proper preparation is key. Get your fans and social media communities involved to create interest, awareness and buzz for your project.