Indie Artist Promotion

We Are Listening is an indie artist promotion company that works with and/or represents thousands of artists across the globe. Founded in 2004 by Lior Shamir, a member of the management team at, an online indie artist promotion platform, and co-founder of (now part of, the first truly independent and completely web-based indie music video channel, We Are Listening has become a leading marketer of new musical talent and pioneer of online indie artist promotion initiatives.

The company is also renowned for its series of international music contests which draw artists, songwriters, lyricists, and promoters from every music market and genre. Providing participants with a professional sounding board and gauge of competitive advantage and differentiation, We Are Listening’s contests have grown to become a powerful foundation upon which many artists have launched their careers.

The contest network boasts a panel of judges consisting of the music industry’s most notorious professionals, from songwriters to A&R executives, and acts as a first point of contact for unsigned artists and songwriters to pique the interest of the music scene’s movers and shakers.

Submit your music to We Are Listening for a chance at career-building prizes and indie artist promotion financing and management.

Jag Star
"Your contests are a wonderful
resource for artists and we can't
thank you guys enough!"
-Jag Star