How to copyright your music

Copyright provides protection of ownership over your music and ensures if it’s stolen that you have the rights to defend your property. It’s important to understand copyright and how you can protect yours. Copyright gives…

You can buy a songwriting credit on Prince’s first hit single

Ever wanted to be able to say that you have a credit on one of the world’s biggest, baddest and best musicians’ songs? It’ll come at a price. You can buy almost anything you can…

Spotify now show credits for songwriters on each track

Songwriters are getting the credit they deserve when listeners stream their songs as Spotify will now show the songwriter credits for all tracks. The modern music industry can be rife with a lack of credit…

YouTube Red Closer To UK Launch As PRS and YouTube Expand Licensing Deal

YouTube have expanded their multi-territory licensing deal with PRS for Music which includes the UK launch of YouTube Red. Today YouTube and PRS confirmed a deal which extends their existing deal and promises to “drive…

Exclusive Interview: Stolen Haven Guitarist – Jimmy Gardner

Stolen Haven are a 5-piece band hailing from Manchester in the UK playing “21st Century Blues Rock ‘n’ Roll”. Having formed in 2012 they had a recent breakthrough when their track Broke was featured on…

Rebecca Thorsen – Right Ways to Go (Live) – Amazing Singer Songwriter

Rebecca Thorsen is a RouteNote artist with a lot of talent. Rebecca wrote this song the day before I was performing at Belleville Cosmopolite, so I was kind of nervous, but this is the result….

Mellifluous – Thoughts and Memories

Live sounding, grungy garage rock: vocal overtones that sound a bit like Kurt Cobain in his more vulnerable moments, with a wobbly Elliot Smith guitar doing the bulk of the work. Picture yourself in a…