Over 1 million people attend Ultra Music Festivals this year… again!

Ultra Worldwide have just completed their world tour for 2017 and have revealed incredible statistics about just how many people love their festivals. On Saturday, 14th October Ultra Brasil closed their second annual festival, marking…

RISE: Spotify’s new program to break the next top artists

Spotify have just launched a new program to bring rising artists to the forefront and help to break the careers of the hottest emerging talents. RISE was launched by Spotify today and will highlight the…

Universal Music launch initiative to boost music startups worldwide

Universal Music Group want to help new music-based companies and innovators take off with a new accelerator initiative. Universal Music Group (UMG) are helping companiesĀ to start out in the music industry and establish their presence….

Learn to code music in your web browser by controlling this jazz trio

Have you ever looked at music programming and thought “Nope, that’s far too hard. Goodbye”. Well this new site is here to introduce music coding in a fun and easy way. Jazzari is a free…

Ableton Live says goodbye to 32-bit as they go 64-bit exclusive

Ableton will discontinue Live 32-bit by the end of this year citing “persistent crashes” as they move to 64-bit OS only. Depending on what you’re running on your PC right now, this could be some…

Warner Music work with Mixcloud to monetise online indie radio

British radio streamers Mixcloud have signed a massive deal with Warner that will license Warner Music Group music for use on their radio shows. Mixcloud and Warner Music Group have signed a deal that enters…

Sales statistics for August 2017 are now available

You can now view your Sales Statistics forĀ August 2017 on your account at routenote.com. Log-in to see your earnings, full breakdowns are available in your Statistics page.

How to get your music heard online for independent artists

These days you can put your music online for millions, perhaps billions, to hear it – eliminating the need for big money-grabbing record labels. But with such a giant potential audience how do you get…

Universal Music brings vinyl delivery service to the US

UMG have finally launched The Sound of Vinyl in the US offering tens-of-thousands of records from massive artists to rising indie’s. Universal Music Group have launched their vinyl record store in the US after seeing…

Eminem drops surprise freestyle attack on US President Trump

“Any fan of mine who’s a supporter of his, I’m drawing in the sand a line, you’re either for or against” Eminem raps in scathing freestyle against Donald Trump. At last night’s Hip-Hop BET awards,…