SoundExchange hit $7 billion in payouts to artists

SoundExchange, responsible for handling royalties for services such as Pandora, SiriusXM and TV appearances, hit a new milestone earlier this year. Last week SoundExchange shared some details regarding their Q1 2020 performance. $7bn paid to artists…

The live events industry could lose over $8 billion this year

It’s impossible to ignore the effects Coronavirus is having on the world and the temporary death of the live industry is a grave one. Countries around the world have been going into lockdown for the…

Artists get your year on Spotify Wrapped up

The end of the year is fast approaching and that means it’s time to take a look back at 2019 and what your music has been doing. Spotify for Artists have launched their 2019 Wrapped…

Pandora AMP’s new insights give artists the inside scoop on their music

Artists can go deep into their music on Pandora with a whole new section for analytics on the creator platform AMP. Pandora’s AMP dashboard gives artist’s a comprehensive look at how their music fits into…

How to see your real-time stats on SoundCloud

When your track goes live you want to be able to watch it as people around the world start listening, loving, and sharing it around – doing so is simple. There’s a thrill in counting…

RouteNote Sessions at Tropical Pressure Festival: Kongo Dia Ntotila

Last week the RouteNote Sessions team took to the magical celebration of music around the world that is Tropical Pressure. We got to see many amazing acts, and even capture a few to bring the…

How to see your statistics on RouteNote

So you’ve got your music online on the world’s favourite services with RouteNote. Now how do you see who’s listening? When your music is online on streaming services and music stores through RouteNote we will…

Control your music with these gloves used by Ariana Grande

Put the power of music in your hands, as literally as possible with these expressive gloves that will “change the way we make music”. MI.MU gloves have been used by massive artists like Ariana Grande…

Protect your music: A guide for artists on copyright

The world of copyright can be a complicated one but as an artist or creator it is VITAL you understand how your work is protected by the law and how to ensure you have the…

Music Copyrights: What different music licenses mean

Music licenses can be a complex matter and there are a lot of different types available that are worth understanding to ensure your music is protected correctly and that all artists earn their royalties fairly….