Minnesota musicians: be heard!

Hennepin County Library is searching for Minnesota musicians to feature on MNspin, a free music streaming service. The annual submission period is open through March 31, 2022. 

MNspin currently offers more than 430 albums covering a wide range of musical genres.

Submit a song

Minnesota musicians and bands of all genres are invited to visit the MNspin submission page and upload one song for consideration. A panel of local music experts will review all submissions and invite selected artists to make one album available through the online platform. Artists will be offered a license agreement and receive $200. An estimated 100 albums will be added during this year’s open submission period.

Hennepin County employees and children under 15 are ineligible to participate.

About MNspin

MNspin is a free streaming music service from Hennepin County Library. MNspin connects Minnesota artists with new audiences and offers listeners an ad-free exploration of our rich, diverse local music scene. Anyone can stream from the platform, and library cardholders can download songs free. MNspin launched in 2017 and receives generous financial support from the Friends of the Hennepin County Library.

Start streaming by visiting www.hclib.org/mnspin.