Spotify want songwriters to be paid more but they’re appealing against royalty increases

Spotify have appealed against the Copyright Royalty Boards new rates but they say they support the increased streaming rates. The US Copyright Royalty Board (CRB) have defined the new royalty rate that services will legally…

How to get an artist Google Panel when people search your name

You want to look the best you can as an artist and make it easy for potential fans to find you. This guide makes sure you show up how you want to when you’re searched…

YouTube Music could be replacing Google Play on Android devices

Google’s latest update makes it look likely that YouTube Music could take Google Play’s longstanding position as the default music player on Android devices. Google have released their first update of 2019 for their new…

How to get my music on YouTube Content ID and make money

At RouteNote we offer free music distribution to the worlds favourite streaming services and stores. We also work with YouTube to protect your music and help you get paid in brand new ways. Find out…

How to get my music on Deezer for free

Deezer is one of the world’s favourite streaming services, especially in it’s home country France. Getting you music on Deezer and all the other top stores and streaming services is easy and FREE with RouteNote….

You can now stream music in multiple rooms on Chromecast

At last you can take your listening throughout the house with Chromecast now supporting multi-room streaming. Google have updated their Chromecasts so that they can work together for streaming music for multiple rooms. You can…

How to get my music on Google Play Music for free

Google have both a music streaming service like Spotify and a download store like iTunes. Getting your music on both is easy and completely free when you upload your music to RouteNote. At RouteNote we…

Sonos delay their Google Assistant support until next year

Sonos claim that with Google Assistant integrated into their speakers, “playing music with your voice is just the beginning of what’s possible”, but you’re going to have to wait longer for it. It’s been a…

Streaming as a family gets better with free Google Home Minis

A Spotify Premium account with your family just became even more worthwhile with Spotify offering free Google Home Mini speakers to all family account holders. Sharing a Spotify Premium account with your family lets you…

Search for music on YouTube now with emojis

Searching for music to listen to on YouTube but not quite sure what to listen to? Try searching with a winky face and see what the results are with the new, updated search. This year…