Inquiries &


Joan Smith (Red Zeppelin)

Inquiries & Submissions

Email to explore innovative management and additional revenue streams for your music.

Submission Guidelines: Submit music through email. Email a tagged (metadata) MP3 and wav files. Large files email the link to a Google docs folder that is downloadable. Music not yet released, provide in the email a direct private Soundcloud link or file share.

For publishing and syndication inquiries: We only consider music that’s easy to clear for both master and publishing copyrights. Provide links to files. If applicable, provide instrumental and vocal splits available of considered tracks.

Independent songwriters – If you would like to discuss exploring sync licensing of your catalogue for advertising, film and television please email or call/text Shay at 226.203.6646.

Industry Representatives – If you would like to discuss licensing a track from our catalogue for your project or an original composition, please email or call Shay at 226.203.6646.

General inquiries contact Shay by email.

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Biography: Shay D

Shay D is a media professional and creative A&R management consultant who inspires and empowers artists to create business models that go global. These projects ignite actual results.

Shay started at a regional news outlet now part of Metroland Media Group covering regional sports, as a correspondent at the local and national level, providing content for periodicals, newsletters, national corporations, and not-for-profits.

She has held roles in sales, marketing and branding in the investment industry concurrently and in 2009 Great West Life awarded her the prestigious Management of Excellence. The award recognized her achievements in management, marketing, branding and sales.

Shay owns and operates thebuzzr media, thebuzzr podcasts, and WOBZ Music. The companies support independent artists of all genres, from around the globe. WOBZ Music (What’s Our Buzz?) began in 2020 as part of thebuzzr media.

Shay is dynamic and creative, hosts a syndicated radio show, is a songwriter, and writer as well as an active curator for many indie platforms. Periodically she is also a copywriter providing Top 40 music content for a NYC firm.Email to explore innovative management and additional revenue streams for your music.

BTW : Happiest with her family and fur babies she is a Trekkie, a Yorkie enthusiast, and a novice Jamie Oliver want-to-be who escapes it all to her rural southern Ontario home studio, with her vintage vinyl collection.

Member of The Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada (SOCAN), Musical Licensing Collective (The MLC), The Songwriters Association of Canada (SAC), International Singer-Songwriters Association (ISSA), and Canadian Freelance Guild (CFG is affiliated with CWA-SCA Canada).

Photos: ShootingStarr Rock ‘n’ Roll Photography.