John Peel 5 years On: A Tribute

5 years ago the man who was arguably the most important person in music at that time and maybe ever, passed away. Known widely as John Peel, John Ravenscroft was a journalist and the longest…

Slicethepie Lands $1.4M In New Funding

Despite an economic meltdown that has added to venture capitalists’ already wary view of the music industry, fan-to-artist funding enabler Slicethepie has attracted another $1.4 million. The money will be used to broaden marketing efforts,…

RouteNote Tools Page Launches

You might have noticed RouteNote has now added a new tools section. Artists can see this tools section once they log into their account and the tools tab can be found in the headerbar. The…

Top 20 Artists on Facebook According to Amount of Fans

Over at MusicAlly they have put together a great list of the top 20 bands on Facebook according to their popularity. 20 most popular music artist fan pages from the chart though, and they are…

Top 5 Twitter Applications for Bands and Musicians

Many musicians, both small and big, are tweeting away as we speak (i.e. ?uestlove of The Roots, Imogen Heap, Sonic Youth, etc.). The following is a list of five Twitter applications for musicians and bands…