The world’s most popular music video isn’t eligible for the VMAs

Despacito became the most viewed video of all time on YouTube this month but now MTV are saying it can’t win a VMA award. The video to Luis Fonsi’s Despacito took over both Gangnam Style…

Set up your concerts on Spotify to reach out to fans

Promote your gigs on Spotify and send personal messages to all of your fans to make sure that all of your followers have a chance to see your shows. Playing shows can be the best part…

This Fusion guitar has an iPhone dock, amp, speakers built-in

Every month it seems there’s more outlandish piece of music tech released, this guitar with an iPhone dock and built-in amp/speakers might take the biscuit. The Fusion Guitar was born from the need for a…

Spotify will now recommend you music in Facebook Messenger

Looking for some music to play with your friends? Spotify will give you suggestions within your messenger chats now. Facebook have just added a Spotify bot powered by their AI ‘M’ that will feature recommendations…

Basically half of all Swedes and Norwegian’s pay for music streaming

48% of people in Sweden and Norway have paid music streaming services like Spotify, with Nord’s in general loving streaming music. YouGov have discovered some really interesting facts about the popularity of music streaming in…

40 years on from his death and Elvis Presley is a streaming star

Spotify are celebrating the 40th anniversary of one of Rock ‘n’ Roll’s biggest deaths – Elvis Presley. Tomorrow, August 16th, marks 40 years since the death of Elvis Presley. The Hound Dog star’s life and…

Get your music played by DJs in nightclubs with this app

Spinfire is a mobile app that connects you up with DJs who can play your music in nightclubs where they are spinning. Spinfire is a new mobile app that allows you to upload your music…

RouteNote sales statistics for June 2017 now available

You can now view your sales statistics for May 2017 on your account at routenote.com. Log in to see your earnings, full breakdowns are available in your statistics page.

SoundCloud just secured it’s biggest funding ever, CEO assures they’re here to stay

After contesting rumours that SoundCloud were on the brink of shutdown CEO Alex Ljung has announced they have just wrapped up their largest round of funding ever. Recent months have seen SoundCloud face rumours of…

SoundCloud plan to get rid of founder CEO Alex Ljung

In light of a troublesome few months for SoundCloud their investors reportedly want to get rid of CEO Alex Ljung, the original founder. SoundCloud have had a troublesome time lately with reports circulating that they…