LÜM’s free music service is all about music discovery for small artists

A new app is helping give a platform to up-and-coming artists and bringing fans together over new music that they discover. LÜM is a new music discovery based startup out of Madison, Wisconsin. With a…

Sofar Sounds reveal plans for $25 million funding, good news for artists

Sofar Sounds have garnered criticism before over whether they treat the artists they recruit fairly, but with new funding those concerns should be quashed. Yesterday we reported on Sofar Sounds new $25 million in funding…

Sofar Sounds raise $25m, but will artists see any of that?

Sofar Sounds are bringing unique, intimate gigs to people’s living rooms and other mysterious locations – but are they for the artists, the audience, or themselves? Sofar Sounds aren’t just a live sessions producer, nor…

How to get people streaming your music

We’re proud to make it free and easy for artists to get their music on all the biggest services around the world – now it’s time to get people listening! So your music is online…

How Many Artists and Podcasters are on Spotify?

Daniel Ek recently confirmed in the most recent quarterly numbers that there are over 3.9 million artists (and podcasters) now on the Spotify platform. This is still a very long way behind Soundcloud who have…

SoundCloud launch their next wave of artist promotion on ‘First On SoundCloud’

SoundCloud have a host of new artists to push out as part of their new artist discovery program after helping artists to break out last year. Last year SoundCloud launched ‘First On SoundCloud‘ to highlight…

Troubleshooters: My music is on the wrong artist page

My music has been uploaded to an artist page that isn’t mine. How do I get my own artist page? Sometimes when your music gets uploaded to stores and services it can end up on…

Bandcamp are pressing vinyls for artists and labels now

Bandcamp’s platform for independent artists and labels is getting a bit more physical with a new vinyl pressing service. Bandcamp provides a streaming platform and digital store for artists and labels to easily share their…

Protect your music: A guide for artists on copyright

The world of copyright can be a complicated one but as an artist or creator it is VITAL you understand how your work is protected by the law and how to ensure you have the…

Sales statistics for February 2019 now available

You can now view your Sales Statistics for February 2019 on your account at routenote.com. Log-in to see your earnings, full breakdowns are available in your Statistics page.