NIN and Apple Music’s Trent Reznor says free music is “here to stay”

The Nine Inch Nails frontman-cum-Apple Music executive Trent Reznor shares his thoughts on streaming, emphasising that free music isn’t going anywhere. The singer and music industry veteran spoke on Wednesday about the future of music,…

Kosso’s debut album hits No.5 in the Dutch album charts

RouteNote was thrilled to see that one of our incredibly talented artists, Kosso, has flown up the charts with his debut album hitting number 5 this week. We have hundreds of amazing artists that use…

Get 6 months of Apple Music free with EE phones including data streaming costs

EE have announced that they are giving away six months of Apple Music with EE monthly contracts, including streaming costs. Yesterday mobile carrier EE revealed a giant deal for all customers on a pay-monthly contract…

RouteNote sales statistics for May 2017 now available

You can now view your sales statistics for May 2017 on your account at routenote.com. Log in to see your earnings, full breakdowns are available in your statistics page.

Labels can now pay for Spotify plays with ‘Sponsored Songs’

A new Sponsored Content setting has appeared on Spotify confirming rumours that labels can pay for plays on the platform soon. This week an option to opt-out of “Sponsored Content” was found on Spotify. With rumours…

RouteNote partners with South Korea’s MelOn music store

RouteNote are thrilled to announce a new partnership with MelOn, bringing our global roster of talented artists to South Korea. MelOn is a South Korean music store that has been running since 2004 and owned…

Google Play Music are giving new users 4 months of free, unlimited music

Google have prolonged their free trial for their Play Music streaming service, offering a whole extra month on top of the original three. Google’s new deal gives brand new users of Google Play Music the…

Win 2 free weekend tickets to Electric Beach Festival in Cornwall

The lovely people at Electric Beach Festival have given us 2 free tickets to their amazing, shorefront, music-packed weekend to give away to YOU! Electric Beach Festival takes place on the golden shores of Great…

LANDR Mastering launch new look and improvements + get 2 free WAVs here

Our friends at LANDR Mastering have some big news, launching an all-new look with some massive improvements. If you don’t already know LANDR are a mastering service that use advanced algorithms and deep analysis of…

eMusic launch totally redesigned music hub for music fans who “value ownership”

Digital music OG’s eMusic are back with a unique new music service that lets you choose exactly how you want to listen, ranging from free to $29.99 a month. eMusic have returned with a brand…