Can I Give Away My Music for Free on iTunes, Amazon, Google Play and Other Music Stores?

Currently there is no way to give your music away for Free on iTunes, Google Play, Amazon and other stores. If you see a song available for free download in iTunes, this is because the…

How to Get My Music on iTunes UK for Free

RouteNote has been working with Apple and iTunes since 2008. In this time RouteNote has become one of the worlds leading ways to get your music into iTunes for Free. Artists have the ability to…

Beatport CEO is Leaving – Trouble Ahead for the Music Download Store?

Beatport CEO Matthew Adell has announced he will be leaving his role. Electronic music portal Beatport was founded in 2004 and then acquired by EDM conglomerate SFX in 2013. It underwent a large round of…

Chart: iTunes Music download sales in decline in 2013 compared to 2012

iTunes Music download sales in decline in 2013 compared to 2012 and its a big drop.

Digital Distributor RouteNote Signs 3 New Online Music Stores – Deezer, Napster, Thumbplay

Good news for all you RouteNote artists out there: today we go live with music distribution to three new music stores – Deezer, Napster and Thumbplay Mobile. Deezer is a French business, but has agreements…

Current Music Environment: Music Marketing Demographics

Nice little article over at Hypebot (who are up to their necks in Midem at the moment) on some top line music market trends: according to a survey of more than 8,000 music consumers, 45%…

UK Digital Bill Will Raise ISP Subs by £25 Per Year

A lot of poorly substantiated figures are being thrown around regarding what online music piracy costs the industry. Illegal digital downloads of copyrighted material like music, movies and games has been one of the hottest…

MadTracker – VST Plugin Resource

All too frequently there comes a moment during the production of a track when you just can’t get the sound you’re looking for. You’ve played all the juice out of the package you’re using and…

UK Digital Music Market Trends

The UK has seen record levels of digital sales in 2009, with 10 trading weeks and the Christmas period still to come. 117 million singles have been sold so far, with 98.6% of these sales…

Spotify Music Included In Phone Tariff

Mobile Phone operator 3 UK have launched a new package/subscription bundle with Spotify on the new Android Hero Handset. Surprisingly its the first bundle of its kind. Customers will pay £35 per month and will…