Spotify are taking ad-blocking listeners head on

Spotify are well aware that some people are finding ways to block ads when they’re streaming music free and they’re taking them on. Spotify runs 2 tiers to it’s music streaming service; A paid tier…

23 new Prince albums are now on streaming services

If you’re a Prince lover then we have some great news for you as 23 of his albums have just released on streaming services as well as a new anthology. After Prince’s death the notoriously…

Sales statistics for June 2018 are now available

You can now view your Sales Statistics for June 2018 on your account at routenote.com. Log-in to see your earnings, full breakdowns are available in your Statistics page.

Think your Metadata’s unimportant? Think again

In this digital age of music some things are crucial to making it as an artist and as Spotify say, Metadata is the gluten holding your bread together. If you’ve ever used us to get…

Spotify’s EQL initiative boosts emerging women in the music industry

Spotify have teamed up with Berklee College of Music and Electric Lady Studios to help open the door for new female producers and engineers in the music industry. Starting in October Spotify will begin their…

New study reckons Spotify will beat Pandora for listeners by 2022

A new projection for the future of music streaming suggests that within just 4 years Spotify will have more users in the US than the incredibly popular Pandora. Whilst many people think Spotify or more…

How to customize your Spotify artist profile

So you’ve got your music on Spotify for the world to listen, people are tuning in and the streams are racking up, but couldn’t they have used a better artist picture?? Fear not! You can…

Spotify are letting some free users skip adverts

Spotify have been testing a new feature for free streamers in Australia that allows users to skip ads if they want to – but how does that work for advertisers and streaming revenue? Spotify have,…

Spotify choose Samsung for seamless music listening experiences

Daniel Ek wants Spotify to be the port of call for music and he want’s listening to be seamless no matter where you are, who you are with, or what you are listening on. Samsung…

Warner Music just sold all their Spotify stock to give to artists

Can big record labels still have a conscience and do good? Warner Music Group may have just proved that with a big move for artists and labels. Warner Music Group have just sold all of…