RouteNote and DistroKid: music distribution costs compared

There’s a lot of choice when it comes to getting your music online and it can be hard to decide who to go with. We’ve compared our free and Premium distribution with DistroKid to help…

How to get my music on Anghami for free

We can get your music online around the world on all of the top stores and streaming services. Best of all it’s completely free. Anghami have shaped music streaming in the Middle East and North…

Spotify’s India launch delayed as Amazon Prime Music doubles its users in 5 months

Spotify aren’t launching in India today as rumoured, whilst their competitors continue to grow in the music-loving territory. India is a massive up-and-comer in music streaming as it’s giant 1.3 billion population adopts the new…

RouteNote Troubleshooters: I want to change the audio on my release

My release has been approved and sent to stores and services but I want to change, add, or remove audio from it. Once your release is live on your chosen music stores and streaming services…

Spotify’s India launch looks likely for 31st January

Spotify’s long-awaited launch in India may be sooner than expected thanks to a leak spotted on the music streamer’s site. Spotify have been teasing a launch in India for almost a year now, opening up…

Spotify CEO (Daniel Ek) Explains How Spotify’s Discovery Weekly Playlists Work

Spotify CEO (Daniel Ek) explain in brief how Spotify’s Discovery Weekly playlists work. In short it’s based on three simple parts: your playlists, your taste profile and our huge library. Spotify generates hundreds of terabytes…

Ellen’s Big Game Commercial “The Right Music” for Beats Music and AT&T: Super Bowl TV Ad

Ellen is cool in this Beats Music TV Commercial that was aired during the Superbowl. The only down side is that is cost Beats Music $4 million for 30 seconds.

How to Get My Music on Pandora

Pandora is a music service based in the USA which introduces listeners to music they’ve never heard before is one of our central missions, and we welcome independent artists from all backgrounds and levels of…

New Hot Chip Video – Shoop Da Woop, I Feel Better

Remember Peter Serafinowicz? Yeah you do… that guy who did the voice for Darth Maul… the ****head housemate from Sean of the Dead… looks a bit like a cross between Tony Slattery and Marcus Mumford….

The Changing Face of Pop – The Billboard Hot 100 since 1950

Here it is – every top song from the Billboard Hot 100 for every year since 1950. A few unexpected little gems in there, some stuff you won’t have heard before, some stuff you have,…