Get 5 months of Apple Music for free

Dolly Parton and Shazam are giving away 5-month free trials to Apple Music for new subscribers.

Shazam update and redesigned the iOS app and launch a new web app

Shazam bring their music identification to the web, as well as update the iOS app with a fresh new design, smarter notifications and charts redesign.

Shazam now has 200m monthly active users, with Apple Music launching a top 100 most Shazamed playlist

Apple announced that Shazam has surpassed 200 million monthly active users worldwide. In celebration, Apple Music launched Top 100 Shazams of All Time. In 2018, Apple acquired music recognition platform Shazam for $400m. During 2018,…

Google introduce Hum to Search – “Hey Google, what’s that song that goes na na doo da?”

Image credit: Google A new feature in the Google app help you find the song stuck in your head. Search with a hum, whistle, singing or “da na doo ohh”. While Shazam can help when…

Apple’s deeper Shazam features will have it scanning music all the time

iPhones and iOS devices will be able to turn Shazam on to tell them what music is playing around them and in their apps constantly. Apple have only just updated devices with iOS 14 but…

The best distribution service for trance music

Get your music online today and start monetizing worldwide, across Spotify, Apple Music, iTunes, YouTube, Amazon Music, Deezer, SoundCloud, Tidal and many more. At RouteNote we approve all kinds of genres and styles. Even if…

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 Shazam music in Snapchat

You can quickly and easily identify and save songs playing around you using Snapchat. This feature is available for all iPhone and Android users of Snapchat. Simply hold your finger on the screen for a…

“Alexa, Shazam yourself!” – How to get Alexa to identify songs that are playing

Who needs Shazam? Speaker with Alexa can get her to recognise the music she’s playing and tell you all about it. When you’re listening to music through any Alexa-enabled smart speaker you can ask her…

Distrokid vs. RouteNote Comparison

Distrokid seemingly offer a standard yearly plan to get your music to stores and streaming services, but basic features offered by RouteNote are hidden behind extra fees. For $19.99/year, Distrokid will send your music to…