Peter Hollens’ “Epic Hand Washing Parody” helps raise money for coronavirus relief fund (video)

Featuring parodies from the likes of Billie Eilish, Luis Fonsi, Taylor Swift, Maroon 5 and Bruno Mars, The Epic Hand Washing Parody is a fun video to help you stay entertained while washing your hands for…

TikTok sees growth as countries go into lockdown

The video sharing app see impressive user and revenue growth as more and more residents around the world are being ordered to stay home. In the US, week-on-week downloads are up 18%. With 2 million…

One and All, a Cornish compilation to help combat coronavirus

One and All is released today, a compilation featuring some of the greatest musical talents from the South West, with all revenue going to the Cornwall Community Foundation to help those in Cornwall affected by…

Apple Music’s new homepage has you set for quarantine

Apple Music want to lift the spirits of self-isolators as soon as they open the app with their quarantine content. Many companies and services are doing their bit to keep people happy and entertained whilst…

Track whether festivals are cancelled with ‘Sick Festivals’

We’re seeing many of the world’s biggest festivals get cancelled or put on hold as Coronavirus grips the worl. So many it can be hard to track. Thankfully, music data company Viberate have launched a…

SoundCloud’s new initiatives are aimed to help artists during the impact of COVID-19

With music services and companies stepping up to help musicians, songwriters and performers SoundCloud have announced what they’re doing for artists. SoundCloud’s CEO Kerry Trainor has set out 4 different ways in which they want…

YouTube Music, Spotify, Amazon Music, Facebook, SiriusXM and Tidal donate to the Recording Academy’s COVID-19 fund to help music professionals

MusiCares Foundation, the non-profit charity from The Recording Academy, has received “millions” of dollars from music services to help artists and other music professionals affected by COVID-19. The fund provides up to $1000 each to…

Here’s what Spotify are doing to help musicians during COVID-19 and how you can get involved

Spotify have revealed how they’re helping musicians during the Coronavirus pandemic and are launching new features for artists. Spotify have announced the launch of ‘Spotify COVID-19 Music Relief project’ to help the music community in…

Anchor’s new feature makes podcasting even easier in self-isolation

There are sure to be a lot of podcasts coming in the next few months with more time at home and a LOT to say. One of the world’s favourite podcast-making apps, Anchor, have launched…

Advice and guidance for UK musicians during the Coronavirus pandemic

This is going to be a very difficult period for a great many people, especially those who rely on performing and the gig industry for their income. There are lots of performers, artists, songwriters and…