Why Some “Remastered” Music Videos Look Awful (Video)

Last year YouTube allowed some major labels to remaster their older music videos (while keeping the same video IDs and views), to make them look good in 2020. Some music videos from the likes of…

WWDC 2020 – what to expect from Apple’s software event

Worldwide Developers Conference is where Apple show off all their latest software for their various products. This year going fully digital for the first time. There will be no usual event held this year for…

Physical music in the UK see sales half during coronavirus lockdown

While online music and video streaming platforms boom in popularity during quarantine, closure of physical record stores has lead to a steep decline in physical music sales. Recent reports suggest sales of physical music have…

Top 5 Label Distributors 2020

Online music distributors are a great solution for unsigned artists to publish their music to stores and streaming services, but distributors can be a great way for label managers to control their catalogue. A digital…

Best Modern Analog Synthesizers

These analog synths all hope to replicate a classic looking, feeling and sounding instrument with modern reliability and connectivity. All of these are from the last decade, but Korg, Moog and Dave Smith are not…

Japan’s streaming sees huge growth in 2019

Recent reports from RIAJ show Japan’s streaming market has grown 33.8% in 2019 from the previous year and doubled since 2017. Japan ranks as the second biggest market in the world for recorded music, bringing…

The best digital music aggregator in 2020

If your goal is to get as many people to listen to your music as possible, you’ll need to be on as many digital platforms as possible. Music aggregators or distributors make this a possibility….

Glossary of music industry words, terms and what they mean

Don’t get lost in the music industry chat. All the lingo you’ll need to get clued up on all things distribution, streaming, revenue, etc. C/P Line – The C Line and P Line are indicators…

In less than 2 months YouTube Music has 15m downloads in India

It’s been just a month and a half since YouTube launched their new music streaming service in India – and it’s a hit. YouTube launched YouTube Music last year to house their extensive catalogue of…

Anghami are bringing podcasts to the Middle East and North Africa

Music streaming is becoming bigger in the MENA region and native streamers Anghami are betting on podcasts being the next big thing. Anghami is a music streaming service from Lebanon that wanted to bring the…