YouTube Music vs. Spotify – comparing the features, catalogue and price of the two music streaming services

We compare the features, cost and catalogue of the two streaming services to help you decide where to spend your subscription money.

Spotify vs. Pandora – comparing the features, catalogue and price of the two music streaming services

We compare the features, cost and catalogue of the two streaming services to help you decide where to spend your subscription money.

Apple Podcasts Subscriptions vs. Spotify Paid Subscriptions vs. Patreon – creator fees compared

How do the creator fees for Apple Podcasts Subscriptions, Spotify Paid Subscriptions and Patreon stack up for podcasters?

How does CloudBounce work?

CloudBounce is an automated audio mastering service online. Upload your mixed track, tell CloudBounce what genre it is and hear your mastered song in seconds. Is automated mastering going to save you hours of editing/paying for…

The best free Soundrop alternative

Soundrop specialize in distributing cover songs to stores. At $9.99 per track while keeping 15% of artists revenue, this model can become very costly for independent artists. With RouteNote, you can distribute your cover songs…

RouteNote and DistroKid: music distribution costs compared

There’s a lot of choice when it comes to getting your music online and it can be hard to decide who to go with. We’ve compared our free and Premium distribution with DistroKid to help…

How much the top music distributors cost compared

At RouteNote we pride ourselves on offering artists the best deal for getting their music out there. With free distribution to all of the top stores and streaming services you can’t find better value. Here’s…

Should You Move From Zimbalam to RouteNote?

Zimbalam, the digital music distributor, has angered artists recently when parent company ‘Believe Digital’ bought TuneCore, a rival digital music distributor. Believe Digital’s steps to integrate the two have been controversial to say the least…

Digital Music Distributors Compared

We’re aware of the fact that we’re a small company compared to some of our competitors, but our cost to bands is also smaller than most of them. All of our major competitors make a…