Advice For New Bands From RouteNote.com

Starting up a band is relatively easy. Four mates that all wanna be rock stars, can all play reasonably, right some songs that you all think are the nuts (or learn covers that make money)…

Garageband – Music Discovery and hosting

Garageband is a really interesting peer-review and music discovery site. Artists submit music to be hosted onsite, which is then sent to 20 other artists, who review it. If they like the song then it…

Acid Planet – Music Producer Forum

Sony’s Acid Planet is a website primarily intended for users of their Acid software. There’s a thriving community of electronic music producers there, with contests and song battles, track downloads from site users and Sony’s…

Record Production – Advice and Resources for Music Producers

RecordProduction.com is a site built for and by producers. There’s a punt-load of video interviews with famous and well respected music producers, plus video and photo tours of their studios. If you want to know…

Mobile Phone Broadcasting

If you’re in a band that’s just starting out, you know all about sending last minute text reminders to your friends, relling them to turn up to your gig. If you’ve had some success then…

SproutBuilder: Epic widget guide post

On the RouteNote tools page you’ll find a magical little thing we built for the People’s String Foundation, called a widget. This is essentially a self contained little webpage that can be stuck into other…

Mp3 Gets A Logo/Brand

A group of seven UK download providers have banded together to brand the mp3 in an effort to end consumer confusion over the DRM and compatibility issues.  What do you think of the mp3’s new…