WWDC 2020 – what to expect from Apple’s software event

Worldwide Developers Conference is where Apple show off all their latest software for their various products. This year going fully digital for the first time. There will be no usual event held this year for…

How to collect YouTube royalties

At RouteNote, we have two programs that can help you monetize your music and videos on YouTube. Which benefits you the most? Simply put, YouTube Content ID will help you monetize your music across all…

Dr. Dre’s ‘The Chronic’ finally lands on streaming services on… 4/20

In true Dre fashion his classic album is coming to streaming services on the day loved by weed smokers – 20th April. Can you believe that this legendary album wasn’t already on streaming services? Well…

How to search in a foreign iTunes Store

You may need to search for a release in a foreign iTunes Store to check it’s live in specific territories or if you wish to share a link to a more popular market. Luckily it’s…

Can I release charity music through RouteNote?

Yes, your charity releases can be distributed to all stores through RouteNote. A couple of notes to point out for all releases with RouteNote that are worth considering for potential charity albums. Your release cannot…

Glossary of music industry words, terms and what they mean

Don’t get lost in the music industry chat. All the lingo you’ll need to get clued up on all things distribution, streaming, revenue, etc. C/P Line – The C Line and P Line are indicators…

How to release your own podcast FREE and get it on Spotify, Apple, Google + more

Podcasts are catching up with music streaming as people tune in to new shows around the world every day. It’s the perfect time to get your podcast running and out there online. According to Forbes,…

RouteNote Troubleshooters: How long until my music will be on stores?

I’ve uploaded my music on the RouteNote website. How long will it take to get onto streaming services and music stores? Once you’ve uploaded your music and created your release to send to us then…

RouteNote Troubleshooters: I haven’t been paid yet

It’s the 15th of the month and I haven’t received my earnings for my music yet. Is there a problem? We upload your statistics and distribute your earnings from all the stores and services where…

How to make my music findable on Shazam for free

Getting your music on Shazam is easy and will ensure that no matter where your tunes are being played people loving your music can find you and become lifelong fans. Shazam has helped millions of…