Artists receive only 12% of music industry sales, independence is the future

The music industry is quickly moving online and becoming more autonomous for artists but big labels and publishers are still leaving artists out to dry. In the last year the US music industry made an…

Artists and labels get paid from their music on Facebook and Instagram with RouteNote

We want artists to get the most from their music no matter where it is online. We’ve partnered with Facebook to take your music to over 1 billion people and earn money in entirely new…

Soundtrack your life on Instagram with new Music mode

Music makes everything more powerful. You can’t say you’ve never wished your life had a soundtrack? Well Instagram are making dreams come true adding music to your life. Instagram has over 1 billion monthly users…

How to market your music online and get new fans

Getting your music heard is often the hardest part to making it as an artist but there are ways to bring in fresh ears. Branding Eurgh what a corporate word am I right? It may…

Next Big Sound update notifies you when you’re going viral

The Pandora owned music tracker Next Big Sound will now let you know when people are loving your music. Next Big Sound is the social media and music streaming tracking platform for artists and fans…

BandLab taking over “Twitch for DJs” Chew.tv

BandLab have just acquired Chew.tv, a live streaming platform focused around DJs performing and learning from each other. Chew.tv has been described as the “Twitch for DJs” and was struggling to keep going, until BandLab…

Facebook’s new video platform launches with 30+ shows

Facebook have finally made good on their word and launched a brand new video platform for original shows and videos – Facebook Watch. Facebook have unveiled ‘Watch’ a new video platform that is sure to…

There’s a brand new, exciting way to share on YouTube

YouTube have redesigned the way you share videos making it better and easier than ever before. Thanks to the internet we live in an increasingly globalised world and a massive part of this new world…

You can now share your playlists on Apple Music with iOS 11 update

With the Beta for Apple’s new iOS you can finally share playlists from Apple Music with friends and share the love. The iOS 11 Beta has launched bringing a much requested feature to Apple music…

Better late than never: Apple Music add sharing features as they hit 27 million subscribers

Apple Music have announced that they have added 7 million new subscribers since December last year, solid growth but not enough to compete with Spotify. Since launching roughly 2 years ago Apple Music has seen…