What Does It Mean When an Artists Page on Spotify Has a Blue Tick?

A blue tick on an artists Spotify artist page means that they are verified. A verified artist has control over their profile — they can give themselves a custom background, profile picture, and biography, as…

How Do You Add Playlist Covers to Spotify?

We have been getting a lot of questions about Spotify playlists and how to change the covers of the playlists. Here is a very quick guide on how to change that playlist coverart. Launch and…

The top 5 places to put your music online

Getting your music heard around the world in the 21st century is incredibly easy and when you use RouteNote it’s free too! Here are the best places to get your music heard around the world…

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…

Spotify’s top tips on how to discover music

Finding incredible music has never been easier than right now but it can still be a conquest to find a new band that makes you fall in love or a new track you can’t take…

Creative ways to make the most of your samples

Samples give new life to your mixes, you can transform samples into completely new sounds and use them like their own instrument. Here’s some inspiration for getting more out of your sampling. Each section has…

Wake up to the best tunes with a Spotify alarm on your phone

Rise and shine with a unique new musical alarm from Google which connects to your Spotify for the freshest start to your day possible. The Google Clock app may have just become the best way…

Tips for artists in interviews from a top Billboard journalist

The more ears start opening up to your music the more attention you’ll get and eventually that catches the attention of journos – here’s some expert advice on handling interviews. Spotify have conducted a meta-interview…

Can I upload cover songs to Spotify, Apple Music, iTunes, TIDAL, Deezer, etc.

We offer free distribution of your music to all of the world’s top stores and streaming services, and we can send your cover songs of other artists too. We at RouteNote make it simple and…

3 top tips to becoming a pro when learning your instrument

It’s a long road to becoming a master of your instrument but the journey is worth it. Here’s some tips on getting there faster. Whether you’re picking up an instrument for the first time or…