Is there music so bad, it’s good? (video)

We all know that music is subjective and each person has a different taste. But there’s a lot of music out there you might listen to and think: “This is objectively not good. In fact,…

TikTok’s owner gets 1 billion users every month globally

China’s tech industry is making it’s impact all across the globe and infamous Bytedance reported 1 billion monthly active users this year. If you haven’t heard of TikTok, welcome out from under the rock you’ve…

YouTube’s subscription notifications are now better for viewers and creators

The long anguish of YouTube notifications not showing when or what users want has been, in some part, fixed… hopefully. If it hasn’t happened to you directly, you’ve no doubt heard about it happening to…

The greatest FREE music tools available in 2019 (video)

Your man Andrew Huang is back to expand your repertoire with the very best tools you can use in your music – and they are all 100% free! If anyone knows where to get great…

Library Section on Spotify Premium is Changing! Spotify Trying to Drive Podcast Adoption (Video)

Spotify are going to be introducing a new UI for Spotify Premium customers which will split between Music and Podcasts. The Podcasts section will also split between Episodes, Downloads and Shows. This is all done…

What is YouTube Content ID and How Does It Work? (Video)

What is YouTube Content ID and how does it work? This is the RouteNote overview of the YouTube Content ID system and how it works. We run through the basics of how the system works,…

Tutorial on How To Mix Rap Vocals Like a Pro (Video)

This is a good video on how to mix rap vocals like a pro by Raw Technique Studios. The tutorial is quite basic, but it provides a very good starting point if you have never…

Tobu – Keep on Living – Heavy Avicii Summer Vibes (Video)

Tobu is back with Keep On Living. Keep On Living is a track with strong Avicii vibes. Tobu recently passed over the magical 1 million subscriber mark on YouTube and its great to see that…

How Do I Get My Music onto YouTube Music for FREE

Artists and Labels can now get their music onto YouTube Music completely for free via RouteNote. Steps: Create or Login to your RouteNote Account Create a new release and Upload your music Select Google Play…

Mathew Daniel Interview – Talking Chinese Music Market, Distribution, Promotion and Netease Cloud Music (Video)

Mathew Daniel is the current VP of International at Netease Cloud Music. Mathew has had a very strong music background, especially in China. Mathew was recently interviewed at Midem about the Chinese Music Market and…