5 tips to engage with fans on SoundCloud and beyond

Engaging with your fans is crucial to building a following and right now it can be more important than ever. It’s hard to connect with your fans when both you and them are stuck at…

The Music Venue Trust provide 140 British music venues with much needed funding

140 British music venues have been taken off the MVT’s “critical” list after a rush of donations from fans, artists and music industry professionals. After raising $1.8 million, The Music Venue Trust’s #saveourvenues initiative has…

YouTube add 12 new artists to its Foundry program

YouTube Music Foundry’s ever growing roster of artists now include 12 new fresh talents from around the world. Foundry’s artist development program support independent artists in their early stages. Providing them with marketing, promotional and…

Spotify for Artists combines teams, labels and distributors into one spot

Spotify have made it way easier for your whole music team and backers to get involved in pitching your music to playlists, analysing your data and more. Not everyone goes it alone in music and…

Mobile uploads to SoundCloud are available on iOS and Android at last

Great news for creators on the go who can’t wait for their music to go up as mobile uploads are now on the SoundCloud Android app. Creators on SoundCloud can celebrate even more options for…

Spotify’s new ‘Directory’ is here to help artists with COVID issues and much more

Spotify have launched a brand new hub to bring together all of the helpful links for artists they can with a focus on the current uncertainty in many’s lives. Over the last two months (has it really only been that long?)…

The best music distributor for UK labels

There’s a lot of technicalities you’ll have to get your head around when considering launching your label. We can simplify and reduce cost on the distribution bit, and even give you a hand earning revenue…

SoundCloud’s new Twitch series has started, here’s what to watch with them

SoundCloud and Twitch are offering creators great benefits together as well as a new stream series to get connected and creative with SoundCloud have partnered with Twitch to fast-track Affiliate status for Pro, Premier and…

Top 3 music marketing companies

Music marketing companies need to provide artists and labels with unique features, beautiful user interfaces and in-depth stats at a low cost. One site does that better than all the rest. 1. Push.fm Push.fm gives…

Pandora launches monthly webinars on music promotion for artists

In case you didn’t know Pandora have an entire platform for music promotion and their new tutorials will have you marketing in new ways in no time. Pandora are launching regular webinars to introduce new…