XpoNorth – who organise the annual music networking conference in Inverness – have announced an event in Thurso.

The free Networking Event and Digital Marketing Workshop takes place on Wednesday 21st October, from 6.30pm-8pm at Cafe Tempest.

Included in the programme is Derick Mackinnon from New Found Sound who will run a digital marketing workshop offering practical tips on promoting your band across digital platforms as well as using mailing lists to develop your fanbase. It will also look at the basic creation of Electronic Press Kits [EPK’s] and offer advise on engaging with media.

Alex Smith from XpoNorth Music will also be on hand to deliver an overview of the music industry network and discuss attending and showcasing at XpoNorth (formerly goNORTH).