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 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.

How To Effectively Run Your Own PR Campaign

Paying out for an effective PR campaign can be an expensive ordeal and in some cases offer little return for the artist. However, there are plenty of tools and ways you can run your own campaign cost effectively.

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.

How to distribute music independently for free

Going at it alone in the music scene may seem a daunting task, but RouteNote simplifies the distribution and marketing side.

DIY Till We Die: Tempesst

We caught up with Psychedelic outfit Tempesst to discuss their DIY approach to their debut album, life as an independent artist and much more.

DIY Till We Die: Pretty Preachers Club

We Spoke To Martha McKay Of Pretty Preachers Club About Life As A DIY Artist, The Pros and Cons and much more!

Spotify Donates $500,000 To Struggling Music Venues

The streaming giant has teamed up with NIVA to support performances a indie venues across teh U.S.

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…

Artist credits – How to credit the other people in your music

It’s not always just you or your band on a record. When there are extra people involved you need to credit them and this guide will show you the ‘Who’ and the ‘How’. Collaboration is…