Spotify to compete with Apple Music in Russia, for cheaper

Spotify are launching in Russia after teasing them for years, and they’re taking Apple Music on at a price level. Spotify have been building up to launch their music streaming service in Russia for years….

Paid music streaming is almost worth more than free streaming for the first time ever

More people are heading to streaming services than ever for their music fix and now they’re paying for it more. There is no doubt that music streaming is massive but for a long time it’s…

Pandora’s Thumbprint Radio “most popular radio station on earth”

Following the launch of their new subscription service Pandora reveal that their Thumbprint Radio offering is now “the most popular radio station on earth”. Thumbprint Radio was a personalised stream of music launched by Pandora last December. Since…

Will RouteNote sign more retail partners in the future?

Yes. RouteNote is here to help artists spread the word of their music to all four corners of the globe. Our forward looking partnership team are always on the look out for promising deals that…

Warner Goes Shy on Music Startups

Warner Music Group has had mixed experiences with investing in music startups; losing out heavily on their purchase of Imeem and Lala, and their bad experiences look like preventing them from investing in any other…