How to easily license your cover songs for online stores and streaming

Licensing cover songs works differently to remixes or samples and can seem complicated, but is easy once you know what you need to do. The most important thing to remember when distributing your cover of…

PRS For Music 2015 finance report revealed showing revenue rises

UK based music royalty collector PRS For Music’s official 2015 financial report has been released after announcing the results earlier this year. The report shows firstly that their 4.7% increase in revenues of £513.5 million…

PRS For Music and PPL Propose Merging Into One Entity

The two licensing companies responsible for businesses music licenses in the UK may become one as a 50/50, joint-venture company. The two collection societies, PRS for Music and PPL, collectors of royalties for musicians and…

SoundCloud Sign Major Deal With Universal Music Group

SoundCloud and Universal Music Group (UMG) have just signed a massive licensing deal that should end the bad blood and improve copyright issues. SoundCloud faced a massive wall in 2015 as major labels began to…

Where to find images available for commercial use (album artworks).

There are many image banks via which you can find copyright free images for use as your cover art on RouteNote. We find Flickr to be one of the best places to find these images….