In keeping with Rattler Publishing's by us for only us philosophy, Rattler Publishing, Gemini Website Design and Hosting, and Shunya Limited has combined their resources in an effort to help build economic empowerment for melanated business, communities, and individuals. These services are offered at below market value and prices. Some pertain to first time subscribers, while others are priced at the regular services prices. For more information about these services contact Rattler Publishing at cs@rattlerpublishing.net

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Graphic Design Services


Rattler Publishing''s Graphic Design services is state of the art, It been described as art imitating life or Life imitating art, which ever way you see it, our graphic designers think outside the box so to speak. We require a brief synopsis explaining the work in order to gain a better visual understanding.

You'll work with our graphic designers to fine the perfect cover and once you've decided your manuscript will be sent to formatting.

Formating Services

Once you have chosen the perfect cover for your project, you manuscript is then sent to formating. Here you will decide the size of the layout. Although you are free to decide the size, we recommend 5.5 x 8.5 ins. This size sits comfortably in the middle for paperbacks and wont be uncomfortable in the readers hand.

Placement Services

Once you've chosen the size of the work, we will then schedule your work for placement. We will provide a list of distributors for you to upload your work for distribution. These distributors commission is only 20% leaving 80% of sales for you to enjoy.

Promotional Services

Once you have decided on which company will distribute you work Rattler Publishing then will launch a pre-release promotional campaign across our global network, and social media. We'll schedule you for an interview with one on Melanated Community Radio personalities to discuss the work and run continues ads about the upcoming release on MCR 24/7 que.


Advertising Services

During the pre-release campaign We'll place the work on the Melanated Community Radio website for continued promotion. complete with link to the distributor when the work is sold. In three months we'll schedule another interview on MCR as a follower up to the release.

Log on to the Rattler Publishing blog at rattlerpublishing.blogspot.com to learn about the latest releases. Log onto the Melanated Community blog at melanatedcommunityradio.blogspot.com


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The Melanated Community Radio Cultural Music Department is designed for the promotion of upcoming underground artist. The Studio operates with a grant and a five year approved license from Shnuya Limited and Rattler Publishing Global. The Studio operated under the strict guidelines and over-site of Shunya and Rattler Publishing and is intended for underground artist not for re-enginering recorded sounds for performances under the over-site of the academy of art and sciences.  The Studio is open to any underground artist that wishes promotional services of their art on the Melenated Community Radio network stream. If interested please download the Indemnify and Digital Distribution Agreements and email both to the music_controller@rattlerpublishing.net as an attachment.

 Station Managers and Program Host if sending material for editing please send material 48hrs before run time please note hours of operation.

To contact The Music Controller Office by phone leave us a message at (207) 536-8732



MCR Studio Hours of Operations are:

Tuesday- Saturday 10 AM-9PM EST

Studio Closed Sundays and Mondays




MCR Global Support has suspend it operations and will transfer its data base to the E-Learning Center by the end of the year. If your new to the platform (Program Host or Station Manager) contact MCR Admin at admin@melanatedcommunityradio.net if you need technical help with a Gemini product contact Gemini at  (408) 624-2500 or contact us through our inquiry section on the site at gemini.melanatedcommunityradio.net