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…

The worlds 5 biggest music services – and how to get your music on them and get paid

We now live in an age where all of the music in the world is available anywhere from a small metal box in your pocket – it’s a new world for independent artists. The music…

6 Best Jobs For Musicians To Make Money On The Side

Following your dream can be hard but it’s worth the effort, and it’s not a cop-out to make money from it while you build your career – got to pay the bills. Whether your aim is…

How to get a verified artist profile on Spotify with a blue tick

A blue tick will show fans that your artist profile is the official page for your music on Spotify, here’s how to get verified. To get the blue tick and show listeners that you’re the…

Can I Give Away My Music for Free on iTunes?

Artists have asked if its possible to give away their music for Free on iTunes. iTunes currently only allow selected artists the opportunity to give away their music for Free on iTunes. This is selected…

How to get Spotify to play through all of an artist’s songs, rather than an artists’s most popular songs?

Consumers often have issues when they want to play through the full catalogue of an artist. Currently there are two options: A consumer can listen to any song in the artists catalogue and his the…

How to legally use music samples in your tracks

Sampling has become a massive part of music but the legalities of when and where you can use samples can be confusing so here’s a guide to make sure your music is all good. Sampling…

How to pass RouteNote moderation and get your music on stores

At RouteNote our service is open to everyone from the bedroom guitarist to worldwide DJs, we want everyone to have the chance to get their music online for sale and streaming. Uploading your music through…