Soundcharts get $3m+ in funding to track your music’s performance

Paris company Soundcharts just raised $3m+ to help them keep track of all the music activity and data for the industry. Less than a year after officially launching, spending a year in beta until late…

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…

YouTube to pay out more royalties for music thanks to ASCAP deal

YouTube have come to a deal with royalty collecting society ASCAP to make sure artists are paid their fair share for music on YouTube. YouTube have faced a lot of controversy in recent years, largely…

PRS For Music booming with artist payouts growing record 11% in 2016

The UK collection society PRS For Music just reported it’s best profits ever, great news for indie artists – but is it all good news? PRS For Music’s reports for 2016 have come back and…

Spotify’s new tool tidies your music collection so you don’t have to

A new tool for Spotify was created by their Echo Nest at a hackathon and has been designed to “Organize Your Music”. With the simplicity and streamlined libraries on music streaming it’s easy to become…

SESAC and SUISA join forces for the first transatlantic music rights organisation

SESAC Holdings and SUISA have come together from across the ocean to launch Mint Digital Licensing, a collaborative rights collecting organisation. It seems an unlikely match, Swiss collecting society SUISA and US music rights managers…

Dopamine – a free, stylish music player to replace Windows Media Player

Dopamine is a free music player that tries to make organising and listening to music as simple and pretty as possible. If you like stylised apps where you can customise it to make it your…

SoundCloud Brings A Home For Your Favourite Tracks And Artists

When on the web version of SoundCloud, you’ll notice a new ‘Collection’ tab at the top. This will bring up an Overview look at your Likes, Playlists and artists you Follow. Nothing new or too…