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WHY QRATES

Your music on vinyl.
Without the barriers.

Full-service pressing, a global retail network, customer support — and you keep up to 85% of profits ↓

Find your fit

Choose the best Qrates project type to suit your needs ↓

No matter where you’re at in your career, we’ve got a production model to suit you.

NO RISK, NO WASTE

Crowdfunding

Rally your fans and gather pledges. Press the exact number of records you need, without having to pay anything upfront.

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Press & Sell

Launch your record, sooner. Take pre-orders from fans and we’ll take care of the rest.

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Just after straight up vinyl pressing? We do that too. Records are shipped in bulk to wherever you need.

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OUR SERVICES

YOU MAKE MUSIC.
WE DO THE REST.

We want you to be able to put all your energy into the creative side of making music. So we created a one-stop shop for everything else.

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  • Making Records
  • With over 39 colors and over 120,000 variations, control what your record will look like.
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  • Have your music mastered by engineers who specialize in mastering for vinyl.
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  • Our team can help you optimize your artwork and packaging so your vinyl looks as good as it sounds.
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  • In-built quality control comes from our network of trusted vinyl plants in North America and Europe.
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  • Storage & Distribution
  • At our US and UK warehouses, with no minimums or fees.
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  • Sell your record in the Qrtes shop, directly connecting with an established community of music lovers and stores worldwide.
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  • Make your music available for digital download in our store too.
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  • Get intro record stores with Qretes' 150+ retail partners including Juno and Japan's legendary Jet Set Records.
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  • Support
  • Our dedicated customer care team is ready to help--from order updates to refunds, returns, or exchanges. We'll handle it.
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  • Our Qrates team can guide you through all the technical details, making the production process low stress and hassle-free.
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RETAIL NETWORK

Worldwide distro,
demystified.

Get direct access to over 150 of our retail partners across the globe.

CUSTOMER SUPPORT

Here to help,
whenever you need it.

Whether you’re an artist in the middle of product, or a fan with questions about your order; our team is here to help.

COMMUNITY

Join a growing community.

We’re building a home for the next generation of vinyl lovers.
Get in front of fans, connect with artists, labels and stores.

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ARTISTS ON QRATES

"The response was overwhelming. It made me wonder why I hadn't pressed any records on vinyl before now. It felt like something that people had been waiting for for a long time."

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ARTISTS ON QRATES

“We hit our goal of 100 Records in the first 32 minutes. And I have to be honest, I didn't expect that. There's no world where I would have thought that we were about to sell north of 2800 copies.”

—Mason Lieberman (The Real Folk Blues, 2020)

VINYL STUDIO

Make it real with
Qrates Vinyl Studio

Design the look and feel of your vinyl and use the profit calculator to immediately see how much your project will cost, and how much you’ll earn.

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