7digital sign contracts with popular music store 8tracks and others

7digital have signed new contracts with MediaMarktSaturn and 8tracks with new opportunities on the horizon. 7digital have confirmed new contracts with two big new businesses. 7digital, provider of music to stores and services around the…

Sales statistics for November 2017 are now available

You can now view your Sales Statistics for November 2017 on your account at routenote.com. Log-in to see your earnings, full breakdowns are available in your Statistics page.

Spotify are trying out videos that replace artwork

What’s the future of artwork in a world of digital music? Spotify reckons it could be looping GIFs. In the past few days some people have noticed that certain songs on Spotify had a different…

As music goes digital, vinyl records are keeping physical music alive

As music consumption goes streaming heavy and CD’s dig their graves there is one format keeping music lovers from integrating themselves into their computers. Not even the most savvy of muso’s could have predicted that…

Amazon are stopping support for their online Music Storage cloud service

You’ll have to find somewhere else to store your MP3’s online as Amazon are closing their Music Locker for storing MP3s in the cloud. Another sign that music streaming is taking over the digital world…

Native Instruments give away free Phaser and vouchers for Christmas

Native Instruments have a special holiday treat for everyone offering up an awesome free plugin and vouchers for more. Whether you’re expecting some nice new gear for Christmas or just want to spend the break…

Artist royalties on SiriusXM get major 40% boost but stock plummets

SiriusXM have been told to increase the royalties they pay out for music plays, which is great but now their stock is falling. Online radio service SiriusXM has been told by the US Copyright Royalty…

Front-End Developer required

Job Type: Contract Start Date: January (Flexibility for the right candidate) Salary: Negotiable Location: Truro, Cornwall – option to work remotely. All terms considered What We Want We are looking for a front-end developer who…

Start your own radio station online with Stationhead

As music listening evolves and slowly goes digital, radio is transforming too and the next big presenter could be you. Online streaming has transformed music and the way we experience it. Playlists have become the…

China’s music industry is booming, but it needs independence

China’s online music market is predicted to see awesome growth this year, showing nowhere can avoid the success of music streaming. According to research from firm iResearch, they predict that the ‘paid online music’ market…