Spotify’s new ‘Directory’ is here to help artists with COVID issues and much more

Spotify have launched a brand new hub to bring together all of the helpful links for artists they can with a focus on the current uncertainty in many’s lives. Over the last two months (has it really only been that long?)…

SoundCloud’s new Twitch series has started, here’s what to watch with them

SoundCloud and Twitch are offering creators great benefits together as well as a new stream series to get connected and creative with SoundCloud have partnered with Twitch to fast-track Affiliate status for Pro, Premier and…

Distrokid vs. RouteNote 2020 Comparison

Distrokid seemingly offer a standard yearly plan to get your music to stores and streaming services, but basic features offered by RouteNote are hidden behind extra fees. For $19.99/year, Distrokid will send your music to…

Spotify adds a button for fans to give money directly to artists

In light of the current situation and the struggles we’re facing, Spotify are helping fans and artists connect and raise money. Yesterday Spotify launched their Artist Fundraising Pick feature to Spotify for Artists. The brand…

How to design an artist logo

It’s more important than ever to make sure your online presence looks as good as possible. A strong logo is a great way to ensure brand recognition across multiple mediums. We’ve previously mentioned the importance…

Meet the eco, backyard music studio we all wish we had

This gorgeous studio is the dream of every musician, producer and beyond to have their own quiet, personal studio in the backyard. Oh to have the space and money to build your dream studio in…

How to get music gear and brand sponsorships

Gear makes the musician – there’s only so much you can do without it. As you start making a mark with your music it could be time to look at a sponsorship. Brand sponsorships are…

Adam Black’s new 0-2TE electro-acoustic guitar (Review)

Adam Black have created an affordable electro-acoustic guitar that may be perfect if you’re starting out, on the road or small-time gigging. When you first pull Adam Black’s new electro-acoustic guitar out of the happily…

How to find inspiration: Musician tips for writing songs

Being able to play your instrument is one thing, but finding the inspiration to write music is a whole new kettle of fish. Sometimes you need a little help to get your creative juices flowing….

Listen to Charlotte Lloyd-Butler’s captivating live session in full

Drift away on a soulful cloud listening to this gorgeous session from Charlotte Lloyd-Butler and her awesome band. These 3 beautiful tunes will send you on a trip through Charlotte’s remarkable music and bring you…