Sales statistics for December 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.

Outertone’s Uplink featured on Spotify’s ‘mint’ playlist

We were chuffed when we saw the fantastic electronic duo Uplink, signed to our Outertone label, in one of Spotify’s hottest playlists. Uplink, made up of two best friends and talented producers Phil and Nik, have…

Are playlists the new album in the age of music streaming?

Music streaming has brought music from every time and every corner of the globe into our homes, but it’s also changing the ways we experience music. There was a time, not too long ago, when…

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…