Independent record labels took 26% of the UK market share in 2020

Independent record labels saw a market share of 26% during 2020 according to the BPI and Aim.

How a DIY label can help an independent artist

There are now more DIY labels operating successfully than perhaps ever before but how do they help artists?

DIY Till We Die: Blitzcat Records

In the final edition of our DIY Till We Die article series we chat to Blitzcat Records, a DIY label operating in London.

How Being An Independent Artist Allows You To Be More Creative

During our ‘DIY Till We Die’ article series we chatted to an array of independent artists, one thing that stood clear was that it allowed them total creative freedom.

Free Unlimited Music Distribution With RouteNote

Distribute your music with us at RouteNote with no limits and for FREE.

The Difficulties That Independent Artists Face And How To Make Things Easier

Being an independent artist allows for total creative control and freedom but this does come with difficulties.

The Advantages And Disadvantages of Operating As A DIY Artist

Taking the music world head on as an independent artist may give the creator more freedom but it can be a difficult road.

DIY Till We Die: Copper Feast Records

We caught up with Callum Pope to chat about his experience running a DIY label, how he helps artists and much more!

Music distribution for independent labels explained

2021 is the era of the independent record label, and it’s never been easier to distribute music for free.

Kanye West calls for a music revolution… RouteNote is already providing one

Kanye’s recent Twitter outburst speaks to many artist around the world trapped in label and publishing deals. But the solution he calls for is already here in independent music distribution. Kanye’s no stranger to going…