How do people listen to your music in 2018?

It’s 2018, a lot has changed since recorded music began some 100 years ago and a lot of that change has come in the past 20 years. With music having transformed so much in recent…

Beatport have bought DJ streamer Pulselocker to build their streaming service

DJ store and streaming service Beatport have just bought a rival music streaming service to tap the resources for their own. The purchase of Pulselocker, Inc. by electronic music marketplace giants Beatport has been confirmed….

Neil Young’s music store died, his new site lets you stream his music free

Neil Young’s foray into the digital world of music was a failure of epic proportions, but of course it wasn’t his fault… Back in 2014 legendary musician Neil Young launched a Kickstarter for Pono, an…

How to Get My Music on iTunes UK for Free

RouteNote has been working with Apple and iTunes since 2008. In this time RouteNote has become one of the worlds leading ways to get your music into iTunes for Free. Artists have the ability to…

UK Music is the biggest and best it’s been this millennium right now

A new report reveals that UK Music is being listened to more than ever before, and is still growing like mad. A new report from the record labels’ association BPI show that UK Music is…

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…

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…

Basically half of all Swedes and Norwegian’s pay for music streaming

48% of people in Sweden and Norway have paid music streaming services like Spotify, with Nord’s in general loving streaming music. YouGov have discovered some really interesting facts about the popularity of music streaming in…

Digital music now dominates 55% of the French industry, streaming rules

The French music market is seeing the full effects of the digital music revolution as it now accounts for the majority of the industry¬†in France. The French Syndicat National de l’Edition Phonographique (SNEP) has released…

Sony are joining the vinyl revival, opening their first vinyl factory in 28 years

Sony are the first major record label to fully embrace the resurgence of vinyl as they reveal plans to begin manufacturing new records themselves. Sony are to begin producing their own vinyl records again next…