Sonos speakers now scan your surroundings for the best sound possible with Trueplay

Sound is as much it’s surrounding as it is the output, that’s why Sonos have added a brilliant new feature that optimises your sound for it’s environment. Sonos have updated their speakers with ‘Trueplay’ so…

Natif – Featured Artist of the Week 19th October 2016

Natif, an alternative acoustic 6-piece group from Transylvania, are this week’s featured artist for their irresistibly upbeat folky ballads. Natif was founded in 2011 in Cluj-Napoca, the ‘unofficial capital’ of the Transylvanian region in Romania. The…

RouteNote Interviews: Nate Maingard

Photography credit: Sam Garrett Nate Maingard is a modern troubadour originally from South Africa who tells tales through his music. A man of the globe taking inspiration from the earth through his own eyes and channeling that…

Fender Launch Striking Acoustic Pro and Acoustic SFX Amps

Fender’s gorgeous new Acoustic SFX (left) and Acoustic Pro (right) amps.   Fender are releasing a beautiful new range of amps for acoustic guitar. The Acoustic Pro and Acoustic SFX feature a smooth curved design with bent…

Hybrid Drumming – Using Acoustic Kits For Electric Sounds

The convergence of technology in music is something that some will protest madly and others embrace with open arms but no-one can deny the incredible presence technology has on music today. With innovations every week creating…

T-Pain Acoustic Set at NPR Music

T-Pain the inventor of auto-tune (well maybe not… but that guy) did a set at NPR Music as part of the Tiny Desk Concert (without auto-tune), and it’s actually alright! Who knew?

Ben Howard – Hideaway (Kiesza Cover)

Ben Howard was in the Live Lounge with Fearne Cotton recently, and did an amazing cover of Kiesza’s Hideaway, with his own acoustic twist. He was also at the BBC’s Maida Vale studios with Zane…

Chrycee – Undeniable (Live Acoustic)

Here is a great live acoustic session of Undeniable from Chrycee. Chrycee has been a RouteNote artist for some time and we love helping artists with amazing talent make a career in the music industry.