LOS ANGELES, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hello Music, (www.hellomusic.com) the leading social commerce platform for musicians, today unveiled its new Hello Music Marketplace, the simplest way for musicians to sell their gear directly to other musicians online. Through Jan. 31, 2014, the company is offering zero commission sales for any products sold using the new Hello Music Marketplace.
Hello Music's new Marketplace was designed from extensive member feedback to be easy and transparent for musician buyers and sellers featuring:
- Free listings for Hello Music members
- Seven percent commission when sold – if the item is returned for any reason, Hello Music will reverse the commission
- Zero commission sales introductory offer (through Jan. 31, 2014)
- Flexible selling options for both fixed price (buy it now) or make an offer sales
- PayPal gateway for maximum buyer and seller protection
Hello Music's daily e-newsletters that reach more than 500,000 active musician members will promote both new Hello Music and used Marketplace products, giving Marketplace users even more visibility for their gear sales.
"This is just another step forward in centralizing a market for independent musicians who are serious about their craft," said Rick Camino, CEO, Hello Music. "Plus, many of our members need to sell something in order to buy something, so we wanted to give them an all-inclusive platform to handle everything related to their gear within the Hello Music community."
About Hello Music
Hello Music, a winner of Music Inc.'s Retail Excellence Award, is the leading marketplace and social commerce platform for musicians with more than 500,000 members. As passionate musician advocates, Hello Music democratizes access to opportunities that, until now, have only been reserved for top-tier artists. Hello Music works every day on behalf of musicians to negotiate the best deals anywhere on instruments, home recording gear, studio time, marketing and distribution, publishing, touring and other music-related products and services. Founded in 2011, Hello Music is based out of Los Angeles, California and is a portfolio company of Elevator Labs. To become a Hello Music member, please visit www.hellomusic.com.
About Elevator Labs
Elevator Labs brings ideas from vision to value. Beginning with new business concepts, the Elevator Labs team funds and builds those concepts into fully functioning, revenue-generating businesses. Founded in 2011, the Elevator Labs team is a diverse group of executives from media and technology industries. Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, Elevator Labs is a privately held company and is backed by KGC Capital. For the full Elevator Labs experience, please visit www.elevatorlabs.com.
Scott Robertson, APR
Robertson Communications for Hello Music
SOURCE Hello Music