Snapchat are adding music to Snaps making it a true Instagram and TikTok competitor

The new Snapchat feature allows you to add music before or after snapping, with licenses signed with Warner Music Group and Universal Music Group. Snap announced they are working on the feature and have licenses…

Spotify’s tips to prepare for your release day

Your music has been uploaded, it’s ready to go live on the release date you’ve set – now how do you maximise its performance whilst you wait for the release? Spotify has a lot of…

Listen together while apart with Spotify Group Sessions

Spotify Group Session is getting an update to allow multiple listeners to tune into the same playlist or podcast, rather than simply control the music. Still in beta, Spotify first launched Group Session back in…

How to add stickers to your Instagram Story

Personalize your Instagram Stories with music, location, donation buttons, GIFs, polls, countdowns, quizzes, weather, emoji and more. Instagram Stories are a fantastic way to share just about anything, including news of your upcoming release. They appear…

Red Bull close its studios and cutback on music

Reports claim Red Bull are to sell or shutdown their network of global record studios, as tensions within the company cause its music division to collapse. This comes from a whistleblower in Australia reporting to…

Where can I download copyright-free music for my videos

Our in-house label, Outertone has over 1000 electronic songs that are free for you to use in your videos on YouTube without invoking a copyright claim or strike. Outertone is RouteNote’s label, promoting some of…

How do I add songs to a Spotify playlist on my mobile phone?

Spotify makes navigating the app, discovering and listening to music a breeze. Here’s how to add music to a playlist. Start by download the app on your iPhone or Android. Search for any song or…

Spotify are bringing lyrics to Free and Premium listeners in Latin America, South Asia, and Southeast Asia

Spotify listeners will be able to follow lyrics and sing along to their favourite songs as they’re introducing Lyrics to their popular music service. Starting today Spotify are rolling out lyrics to countries around the…

5 dogs who are very good at music

Dogs are often left out of musical conversations. “No fingers” they say, or “got no rhythm”. Well the next time you’re in an argument over the canine capacity for musicality prove those naysayers wrong with…

iPadOS 14 – New features announced at WWDC 2020

The online-only WWDC showcased some of the impressive software updates Apple have been working on. Here are all the highlights from the iPadOS 14 update. Similar improvements from iOS 14 come to the iPad too,…