AIM is the not-for-profit trade body exclusively representing the UK’s independent music sector, which makes up a quarter of the recorded music market. Now in its 20th year, AIM’s members range from the largest, most-respected record labels and associated music businesses in the world to self-releasing artists and the next generation of entrepreneurs in music. AIM promotes and supports this exciting and diverse sector globally and provides a range of services, commercial opportunities and practical help to members, enabling them to innovate, grow and break into new markets.
AIM’s members come from across the entire independent music community including some of the biggest independent labels like Beggars, Domino and Ninja Tune to globally celebrated specialists and newer challengers such as Hospital Records, Brownswood, Black Acre and Transgressive. AIM also has a significant membership of independent artists who self-release their music, ranging from those just starting out to established names.
AIM stands for connecting, supporting and nurturing the UK music industry and has become renowned for their events their annual AIM Independent Music Awards, which has awarded and supported UK music business and creative talent for the last 8 years.
This is why Tileyard Education are delighted to announce we are now official Friends Of AIM, supporting them on their mission, with a look to grow and expand our support to AIM over the coming years. Tileyard Education’s students will receive all of the Friend of Aim membership benefits, including invites to events, membership discounts and access to a larger independent music network.
You can keep up to date with all AIM’s news and events here.