Andy Haggerstone is a music industry entrepreneur from the Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, and currently based in Bangkok, Thailand. Andy is the co-founder and Managing Director of Kaleidoscope, an artist management company and independent record label established in 2015, and a partner in Blank, a commercial recording studio in North East England. After relocating to Thailand in 2020, Andy has worked worked freelance and consulted for major labels including Universal and Warner, and most recently has embarked on two new ventures: Kaleidoscope BKK, a Thailand-based sister label to his UK business, and IndieKnow, an app for the self-releasing artist market.
IndieKnow is an app created by experienced music industry professionals to guide you through every step of releasing your music. Centred around a Release Planner, the app allows you to generate a list of tasks essential to any successful release strategy, as well as deadlines for completion, simply by picking your proposed release date.
To ensure you give yourself the best chance of commercial and critical success, each task comes with its own guide or wizard to help you complete it. The app covers everything from PR to playlist pitching and from scheduling to syncs. We have used our combined 15+ years of experience working with both independent and major record labels to gather together the best information and assets we can to help you make the most out of your music.