SiriusXM to buy Stitcher for 67x more than Deezer sold it for in 2016

Satellite radio broadcaster SiriusXM are set to buy podcast app Stitcher for approximately $300m, after it was sold to E.W Scripps by Deezer for $4.5m in 2016. Stitcher provide over 100,000 audio news, sports and…

Piano piece from Jacob LaVallee pulls huge streams from Spotify playlists

Spotify playlists are helping new and established artists worldwide amass massive numbers of streams online. The Mist That Surrounds by pianist and composer Jacob LaVallee is a classical instrumental piece from his album A Place…

Apple Music for Artists gives you live performance data and a customizable artist page

It’s important to keep an eye on where and how your listeners are accessing your music to stay current and tailor your brand to your audience. Apple Music for Artists gives you all the statistics…

How to get paid from Spotify streams

RouteNote can help you get onto all major stores and streaming services and instantly start generating revenue from purchases and plays. Upload your music to RouteNote and we’ll pass it over to platforms such as…

What is ‘revenue’ in the music industry?

The revenue of a release is the money earned from it through purchases and streams, after stores and distributors have taken their cut. The earnings shown on your RouteNote profile are based on that, meaning…

Australia loves music, and now they love streaming it the most

A new report shows music streaming on a massive rise whilst, unsurprisingly, downloads and physical music are dropping. Music is important to Australians, representing the most popular media consumed online in Australia and Australia sits in…

New Study Finds Music Streamers Are Still Buying Music

A new study has found that music streamers are still buying music, despite claims that say music streaming is killing music sales. The study conducted by the British Phonograph Industry (BPI) and the Entertainment Retailers…