RouteNote Troubleshooters: I want to see myself when I Google my artist name

When your music is live and you have your social pages up you want new fans and long-time listeners to find you with a simple Google search. The best way to have your music and…

Independent music is the fastest growing part of the industry

Thanks to the freedom of the internet and new platforms the power has shifted from major labels and into the hands of the artists in a new age for the music industry. Punk helped to…

RouteNote Troubleshooters: What audio file formats can I upload?

When you’re uploading your music to RouteNote it’s important that you upload your music in a file format that we accept. Whether you’re releasing your music with us for free or you’re using our Premium…

Independent artists snapshot 2020 – fastest growing part of the music industry

At this year’s Eurosonic, Mark Mulligan spoke on the music industry and especially independent artists’ position in it. MIDiA Research have kindly provided a snapshot of how independent music looks in 2020. 

Indie artists now make up 1/3 of Napster’s most streamed artists

Music streaming is giving independent artists the power to reach the whole world with a global reach that has been reserved for only the biggest artists before. Napster have revealed that their top 100 list…

5 tips to get your music noticed, from SoundCloud’s Head of Music

Getting your music out there to the world is easier than ever, but with it being so simple to put your music out it can be even harder to get noticed. SoundCloud’s Global Head of…

TikTok has been downloaded 1.5 billion times in 2 years

TikTok has taken the world by storm and in just than two years has been downloaded by almost a quarter of the entire world. TikTok has spread around the world with billions of people making…

SoundCloud are no longer changing their upload limits

Earlier this week SoundCloud announced that they would reduce their free upload limit, to the backlash of their community. SoundCloud have announced that they will no longer be changing the upload limit for free users….

Sales statistics for September 2019 now available

You can now view your Sales Statistics for September 2019 on your account at routenote.com. Log-in to see your earnings, full breakdowns are available in your Statistics page.

How can I upload my music as a pre-save on Spotify?

Pre-Saves build hype for your upcoming release and let fans and keen listeners save your music in their libraries ready for the moment it goes live. Make your music available on Spotify to Pre-Save and…