How to edit your artist bio on Spotify

How you are represented is massively important in building your artist image, and Spotify are adding even more customisation for artist pages. On Spotify, the world’s most popular streaming service, every artist with music gets…

Next Big Sound update notifies you when you’re going viral

The Pandora owned music tracker Next Big Sound will now let you know when people are loving your music. Next Big Sound is the social media and music streaming tracking platform for artists and fans…

How to access Spotify For Artists for your whole band and team

Spotify have updated their Spotify for Artists section so that the whole team can access and build your profile and view stats. Spotify for Artists is the hub for all your performance stats and editing…

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…

How much do streaming services really pay artists?

One of the biggest controversies with music’s newly dominating platform, streaming, is its royalties to artists – but how much do they actually pay? It’s a common complaint that streaming services don’t pay out enough,…

Introducing ShoeBox Collection: The new home to the best of RouteNote music

We would like to welcome you to our new YouTube channel featuring the latest and greatest music coming from RouteNote. At RouteNote we distribute thousands of amazing artists from the massively popular to fresh faces…

Pandora add even more promotional tools for indie artists on AMP

Pandora have enhanced their AMP platform with a bunch of new features to help promote artists and customise their profiles. Pandora have a bunch of tools to help artists get their name out there, particularly…

Spotify and Sony put behind conflict and sign major deal

Another major label has come to and signed a deal with Spotify cementing their music licenses and making a Spotify IPO more likely. Spotify have spent the past couple years negotiating with the major labels,…

The secret Universal ‘fake artists’ behind a bunch of Spotify’s most streamed tracks – revealed

Andreas Romdhane and Josef Seeland on the left with BMI staff Spotify’s playlists have been found to feature hundreds of questionable artists, which have been found out to be just two fellas. Last summer Music…

Pusha T, Desiigner + more join Spotify in fighting Trump’s travel ban with new songs

Perhaps their most ambitious project yet, Spotify have launched a new music initiative bringing artists from the 6 countries banned access to the US earlier this year to create music with a selection of American…