Wearable Gesture Control For Musicians Announced By Precision Music Technology

Precision Music Technology, a tech startup from Los Angeles, have just announced their breakthrough product that gives wearable motion control over your favourite software and analog synthesisers. The Myo armband gives you the power to control…

Music Marketplace ‘Reverb’ Raise $25 Million For Global Expansion

Reverb have raised $25 million to fund the global expansion of their online marketplace for musicians. Reverb, a website created by its Chief Executive David Kalt, is a platform through which users can buy and…

US Music Streams Almost Doubled in 2015 So Far

Photo credits: www.perspecsys.com   The number of tracks streamed in the US so far this year are almost double the amount of streams in the US last year. With two new massive players to streaming this…

RouteNote Exclusive Interview: No Hot Ashes

No Hot Ashes are a 4-man band straight out of Manchester, UK playing gritty funk rock with indie vibes. Since forming in 2012 No Hot Ashes have been making waves on the local scene, being dubbed one…

Minim – The iPhone Sized MIDI Controller

The Minim is the new MIDI controller from Livid Instruments and separates itself as an individual amongst the plethora of MIDI controllers available nowadays. The most significant difference you will notice is that the Minim…

How do I change the list of Related Artists on Spotify?

We receive a lot of emails from artists asking the following. How do I change the list of Related Artists on Spotify? Answer: Related Artists is determined by algorithms, that draw from data from our…

List of Artists Who Have Been Dropped by Syco Music: Simon Cowells Record Label

Here is a quick List of Artists Who Have Been Dropped by Syco Music: Simon Cowells Record Label: Gareth Gates (2002–06) Steve Brookstein (2004–05) Bianca Ryan (2006–08) George Sampson (2008) Angelis (2006–07) Leon Jackson (2007–09) Same Difference (2007–09) Rhydian (2007–10) Paul Potts (2007–10) Escala (2008–10)…

Top Earning Dead Musicians In 2013

Here is a quick look at the top earning dead musicians for 2013 according to Forbes. There are some I wouldn’t have expected to see, but most of the familiar names are there. The Top…

Top 5 Twitter Applications for Bands and Musicians

Many musicians, both small and big, are tweeting away as we speak (i.e. ?uestlove of The Roots, Imogen Heap, Sonic Youth, etc.). The following is a list of five Twitter applications for musicians and bands…