RouteNote Troubleshooters: Why has my YouTube video been claimed after uploading my music?

I uploaded my music through RouteNote and now my YouTube video is being claimed. If you have selected YouTube as a store for your release then that means it is added to YouTube’s Content ID…

Troubleshooters: My music is on the wrong artist page

My music has been uploaded to an artist page that isn’t mine. How do I get my own artist page? Sometimes when your music gets uploaded to stores and services it can end up on…

Where to get help for mental health as a musician, manager, label and tour crew

There is a very valuable helpline offering support to those struggling with their mental health in the music industry.  As we have sadly been reminded a few times in recent years, mental health can be…

Groove Music finally dies this month, ditching OneDrive streaming

Microsoft’s attempt at getting in on the music streaming hype didn’t go so well and it’s last remnants are now finally being retired. Microsoft’s Groove Music had a storied past that unfortunately never led anywhere….

RouteNote Troubleshooters: I need to change or update my release on stores

My music has already been accepted and uploaded to stores and streaming services but I need to make some changes. How can I update my release? After your release has been accepted and we’ve sent…

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…

RouteNote Troubleshooters: My release isn’t in my discography

I uploaded a release on my RouteNote account but when I go to my releases it isn’t there. Where has it gone? If you can’t find your release in your discography section then don’t worry,…

How to use jack connections on MIDI devices

A new specification from the MIDI Manufacturers Association outlines how to use jack connections with your MIDI devices. The MIDI Manufacturers Association (MMA) have released a guideline for using TRS Connectors instead of DIN connectors…

Spotify goes multi-room with Amazon Echo devices

Amazon have added multi-room support on their Echo speakers for both Spotify and SiriusXM. If you’re the lucky owner of more than one Amazon Echo speakers you can connect them and listen to your music…