Music industry consultancy Stem has launched Stem Check, a new free service to help musicians understand the ins and outs of any record label or distribution offers. Artists can meet face-to-face with a Stem finance specialists to analyze the pros & cons of the deal. "Did you recently get an offer or do you have a distro deal in the works?" asks Stem. "Let us help you, your manager or anyone else on your team understand the financial implications before you sign on the dotted line." From Stem: Who is it for: Artists, managers and independent labels What to expect: Come meet face-to-face with finance experts who will build you a custom light-weight financial model so that it’s easy to understand the actual financial implications of the deal terms being offered. What do I need to bring with me: any earnings reports or statements so that we know your monthly income from your current distribution partner. Summary of deal terms or the contract if you have it. Your laptop. When: Select Tuesdays from 4-7PM starting in October. Where: The Stem HQ in Los Angeles. How to I make an appointment: Complete this application below to request an appointment. Please note that completing this form doesn’t guarantee an appointment slot. We prioritize appointments by completeness of information and urgency of deal.