Jan 31, 2022
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How To Record A New Song & Get Paid Instantly


AKG gives aspiring gigmit artists fees and gear worth €1,000 to release a new song.

Here you read how to get this home studio opportunity as well as the professional equipment.

Share Your New Song, Get Paid & Gear

You sit at home, come up with great ideas, but no one is listening to them? Our friends and brand partners at AKG want to change that. Right now, AKG is looking for 3 aspiring gigmit artists to perform a brand new song in their home studio with their professional equipment. And they don’t just give you the gear – they pay you a fee too. 

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So what do you need to do to get this opportunity to record your new song and get paid for it? Just apply for this gig!

€1,000 Home Studio Performance – Supported by AKG

According to their motto “Sound Is Our Legacy. Create Yours!”, AKG rewards the home studio video performances of 3 selected artists with a fixed fee of €432 and supports each of them with gear worth a total of €568 (RRP incl 20% VAT). This involves no less equipment than this

  • AKG Lyra ultra-HD multimode USB microphone
  • AKG K371 professional studio headphones with additional Bluetooth functionality 
  • JBL 104-BT Bluetooth desktop reference monitors
  • Ableton® Live 10 Lite audio production software
  • Free Berklee Online introductory recording course
  • And all interconnecting cables

AKG Lyra Ultra-HD Multimode USB Microphone

The AKG Lyra ultra-HD multimode USB microphone delivers professional-sounding recordings for all of your creative projects. With pristine sound quality, four optimized capture modes, intuitive on-board controls and easy, plug-and-play setup, Lyra is perfect for content creators, musicians, podcasters and gamers. Lyra has four selectable captue modes—Front, Front + Back, Tight Stereo and Wide Stereo—making it capable of capturing audio in a variety of applications. Learn more here.

AKG K371 Professional Closed-Back Headphones

Perfect for producing, mixing and editing in the studio or on the go, the AKG K371-BT professional studio headphones with Bluetooth strike the perfect balance between professional-grade audio quality and consumer-friendly fit. The K371-BT feature Bluetooth 5.0, high-performance 50mm drivers, extended frequency response, an integrated microphone, intuitive gesture control and much more.

JBL 104-BT Bluetooth Desktop Reference Monitors

The JBL 104-BT Bluetooth desktop reference monitors deliver professional sound quality in a compact footprint. Perfect music, video and podcast production, gaming as well as movie and music enjoyment, the 104-BT monitors feature Bluetooth audio playback, best-in-class accuracy, flexible connection options, a compact design and much more.

Software & Cables

On top belongs to the equipment also the fast, flexible, lightweight version of Ableton’s Live 10 audio production software for Mac/PC. This streamlined application gives you everything you need to quickly and easily produce pro podcasts, with robust, intuitive features that let you edit together takes, add sound effects, shape sounds of your voice ad even create your own background music with pre-recorded loops.

Also included is the four-part Berklee Online Recording Course. It provides a broad introduction to audio production, from microphones to multitracking. You’ll learn about recording gear and techniques, working with digital audio, critical listening, polishing your mixes, and much more.

And, of course, what must not be missing are all the associated interconnecting cables.

Do you want this equipment as a gift to record your new song and get paid? Silly question, who wouldn’t like to? Well then just apply quickly here.

Free Masterclass: How To Operate In Today’s Home Studio

The equipment is great. If you want to record a new song and get paid for it, knowing how to use it in the best way is king! That’s why AKG offers a gigmit PRO Masterclass too – live, online, and for free. Here, we will talk about the increasingly important quality of home studio gear and bring along a bunch of practical tips. There will also be a forum for personal questions and answers. The masterclass will take place at the end of April. All applicants are guaranteed a ticket to this exclusive masterclass and will be informed of the details as soon as possible. Make sure you don’t miss the masterclass!

Apply Now!

Artists performing and new song with AKG gear

Do not wait! Don’t miss your chance! Apply now for this gigmit gig opportunity and get booked for your own home studio performance! You get a fixed fee and gear as well as guaranteed support through the free masterclass.

Record a new song and get paid instantly!
Just apply to your €1,000 Home Studio Performance now!