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SoundCloud will now handle distributing your music – and give you a 100% cut

SoundCloud has a new pitch to creators: upload your music not just to SoundCloud, but to all major music services, too. Distribution is launching in a new beta as part of Premier service, and the terms look appealing. Okay, first, to understand what digital distribution is, let’s go back in time. Digital music for many years meant primarily CDs and … well, piracy, despite some early (fairly horrible) stores. Then along came Apple’s iTunes Music Store. When it launched, you needed to have a lab...
Tags: Apple, Spotify, Business, Music, Instagram, Berlin, Trends, Tech, Web, Monetization, Itunes, Revenue, Stories, Streaming, Soundcloud, Apple Music


SoundCloud adds a music distribution service to its premium subscriptions

Last year, Spotify in music distribution service DistroKid. Apple acquired Platoon. And today, SoundCloud announced it’s adding its own music distribution tools to its premium accounts aimed at artists, SoundCloud Pro and SoundCloud Pro Unlimited. With SoundCloud Premier distribution, artists can upload their tracks to all major music services, including Amazon Music, Apple Music, Spotify, Tencent, YouTube Music and even Instagram, directly from SoundCloud. The service, which is now launchi...
Tags: Apple, Spotify, Music, Media, Instagram, Tech, Artists, Music Services, IAC, Subscriptions, Soundcloud, Songs, Artist, Distribution, TuneCore, SoundCloud Premier


Sales statistics for December 2018 now available

You can now view your Sales Statistics for December 2018 on your account at routenote.com. Log-in to see your earnings, full breakdowns are available in your Statistics page. The post Sales statistics for December 2018 now available appeared first on RouteNote Blog.
Tags: Music, Sales, Stats, Earnings, Statistics, Breakdown, Distribution, Distro, Digital Music Distribution, Sales Statistics, Digital Music Sales


RouteNote and DistroKid: music distribution costs compared

There’s a lot of choice when it comes to getting your music online and it can be hard to decide who to go with. We’ve compared our free and Premium distribution with DistroKid to help you decide. Yearly fee for full distribution of 5 singles by 1 artist RouteNote Free: $0RouteNote Premium: $50DistroKid: $89.45 With RouteNote you can distribute your music for free and choose any and all of our partners including streaming services and download stores as well as services like Shazam...
Tags: Facebook, Music, Youtube, Support, Artists, Streaming Music, Comparison, Streaming Services, Shazam, Labels, Distribution, Digital Music, Routenote, Music Distribution, Distributor, Distro


How to get my music on Anghami for free

We can get your music online around the world on all of the top stores and streaming services. Best of all it’s completely free. Anghami have shaped music streaming in the Middle East and North Africa with over 55 million users. They launched to create a real place for people to come and listen to music in territories rife with music piracy and they’ve achieved it providing the biggest solution to legal music streaming and downloads in the countries it is available. You can create a fre...
Tags: Spotify, Music, Free, Middle East, How To, Streaming, Streaming Music, Stream, Streaming Services, Distribution, North Africa, Music Distribution, Distributor, Anghami, Digital Music Distribution, Spotify Apple Music Amazon


SXSW Startups: Fantag

The Forrest Four-Cast: February 11, 2019 Fifty diverse startups will aim to impress a panel of judges and a live audience with their skills, creativity and innovation at SXSW Pitch Presented by Cyndx. Winners in 10 categories will be announced at the Pitch Award Ceremony at 6:30 pm Sunday, March 10, at the Hilton Austin.A finalist in Entertainment and Content, which will pitch at 3:30 pm Sunday, March 10, Fantag makes applications and embeddable technology that lets everyone access video momen...
Tags: Videos, Startups, Sports, Sacramento, Startup, Sacramento State, San Jose, John, Iot, UC Davis, Sdk, Intel Capital, Sxsw, Bay Area, Distribution, San Francisco Bay Area


Troubleshooters: Album artwork

If your music is going onto streaming services and music stores you want to make sure your artwork is the best it can be. You can upload your music onto the world’s biggest music streaming services and download stores for free with RouteNote. It makes it easy to share your music with your world, but there’s a few things you must consider with your album art. First of you want to make sure your artwork is good quality so it reflects your music in the best way possible. This means it canno...
Tags: Music, Support, Artwork, Drake, Album, Artist, Formatting, Distribution, Troubleshoot, Digital Distribution, Distro, Digital Music Distribution, Album Art


RouteNote Troubleshooters: I want to change the audio on my release

My release has been approved and sent to stores and services but I want to change, add, or remove audio from it. Once your release is love on your chosen music stores and streaming services you can edit the metadata, like track titles, artist name, artwork, etc.  However, you cannot edit the audio on a release in any way as stores do not accept audio updates. To change the audio in your release you would need to re-create the release with the audio you wish to be on it.  If you’d lik...
Tags: Music, Free, Support, Update, Change, Streaming Music, Streaming Services, Artist, Distribution, Music Distribution, Distributor, Edit, Distro, Digital Music Distribution, Independent Artist, Independent Music


Do I Need To Start a Record Label to Start Distributing My Music

A few distribution companies out there claim that you need a record label to get your music online. This IS NOT the case! Any artist can now distribute their music to the world’s largest online stores and streaming services without having to start a record label first. Spotify, iTunes, Deezer, Amazon, and many more can all be home to your music for free. When uploading your music to RouteNote and other distributors we ask for a label name (as this is required by a lot of stores and streaming...
Tags: Amazon, Music, Artist, Independent, Distribution, Digital Music, Label, Music Distribution, Distro, Faqs, Record Label


Do I Need To Start a Record Label to Distribute My Music

A few distribution companies out there claim that you need a record label to get your music online. This IS NOT the case! Any artist can now distribute their music to the world’s largest online stores and streaming services without having to start a record label first. Spotify, iTunes, Deezer, Amazon, and many more can all be home to your music for free. When uploading your music to RouteNote and other distributors we ask for a label name (as this is required by a lot of stores and streaming...
Tags: Amazon, Music, Artist, Independent, Distribution, Digital Music, Label, Music Distribution, Distro, Faqs, Record Label


Sales statistics for November 2018 are now available

You can now view your Sales Statistics for November 2018 on your account at routenote.com. Log-in to see your earnings, full breakdowns are available in your Statistics page. The post Sales statistics for November 2018 are now available appeared first on RouteNote Blog.
Tags: Music, Digital, Sales, Stats, Online, Revenue, Artists, Indie, Services, Earnings, Stores, Statistics, Independent, Distribution, Routenote, Distro


The top 5 places to put your music online

Getting your music heard around the world in the 21st century is incredibly easy and when you use RouteNote it’s free too! Here are the best places to get your music heard around the world online. Spotify Spotify are without a doubt the most recognised music streaming service – they’re basically synonymous with the idea of unlimited music streaming online. They have over 200 million listeners on their service listening to music on Premium or on their free tier. They’ve built their reputati...
Tags: Apple, Spotify, Music, Featured, Free, Top, China, India, Digital, Best, Online, Artists, Indie, How To, Saavn, Soundcloud


USP Studios bring kids’ favourite music to streaming services worldwide with RouteNote

USP Studios joins the RouteNote family to bring their beloved and sensational music to even more children around the world. With over 1 BILLION monthly views, kids and fans are tuning in around the world every month to watch their fun cartoons and educational songs, now they can listen whenever they want. USP joins the RouteNote family to get their music heard worldwide through our global distribution channels. We are thrilled to be working with USP Studios to bring their music to all of the w...
Tags: Videos, Music, Kids, Entertainment, Youtube, Cartoons, Programmes, Songs, Distribution, Educational, Routenote, USP, Childrens, Uday, RouteNote News, RouteNote Music


Should I distribute my music in Asia?

You can distribute your music for free to all of the major streaming services in the world. This includes the incredibly popular services in Asia’s emerging markets, here’s why you shouldn’t be keeping your music from the Eastern world. As people ditch CDs the world over and music streaming grows more and more popular Asia is emerging as one of the biggest audiences for digital music in the world with a variety of massively popular services surging throughout the region. It’s a great time fo...
Tags: Amazon, Asia, South Korea, Spotify, Music, Featured, China, India, Digital, Online, Yg, Artists, Services, Streaming, Stream, South Asia


Where are people most likely to hear my music online?

Getting your music onto all of the top streaming services and stores around the world is not only simple but entirely free with RouteNote. But where are people most likely to listen to music online? You may be surprised. In the past 15 years music consumption has been transformed as people switch out the high street for their home computers. With the advent of streaming services the music industry has seen hundreds-of-millions of people go online for their music and the industry’s revenues are...
Tags: Asia, Spotify, Music, Band, Top, Youtube, China, India, Digital, Streams, Download, Best, Online, West, Artists, Streaming


How to get your music featured on iTunes’ front page

As music streaming becomes the favourite method for listening to music iTunes still stands strong as the pioneer and leader for digital downloads. Getting your music on there is easy and being featured by Apple could be too. We have been helping independent artists and labels get their music onto the world’s top streaming services and download stores for over 10 years, providing a free solution for anyone to get their music online worldwide. But once you’re online you want to be heard, so here...
Tags: Apple, Feature, Music, Featured, Free, Digital, Sales, Download, Online, Itunes, Artists, How To, Store, Playlists, Pitch, Independent


The 8 powers Spotify for Artists gave to creators in the last year

In 2018 Spotify expanded their Spotify for Artists platform to give artists unparalleled power over their music and their profile. Here are all of the nifty and useful tools Spotify added last year. Spotify for Artists gives artists control over how their profile looks, what it says and many more vital powers on the world’s favourite music streaming service. They are always expanding the service so that artists can influence their presence in new and exciting ways and engage with their fans an...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Spotify, Feature, Music, Instagram, Christina Aguilera, La, Artists, Indie, Streaming, Rick Ross, Mary J Blige, Playlists, Artist, Independent


Happy New Year from RouteNote!

2019 is here and we’re so excited for another amazing year of working with artists and creators to get their music and content seen and heard around the world on all of the biggest services and sites. Thank you all for being a part of the RouteNote family, we appreciate each and every one of you. Here’s to a new year of music, connections and amazing opportunities – working together so that everyone has a chance to make it doing what they love. The post Happy New Year from RouteNote! app...
Tags: Music, Featured, Happy Holidays, Celebrate, Party, New Year, Independent, Distribution, Happy New Year, Routenote, Music Distribution, 2019, Distro


RouteNote holiday schedules for the festive season 2018

The festive season is here and that means our offices will be closed for a short while whilst we get ready for an even bigger year of opportunities and music in 2019. Our offices will be closed from the 22nd December to the 2nd January as we recuperate after a long and brilliant year in 2018. There may be a delay in the time we can moderate your releases and get them on to the top stores and streaming services around the world whilst we are away. Once we are back on the 2nd we will jump stra...
Tags: Music, Holidays, Christmas, Digital, Artists, Streaming, Closed, Stream, Schedule, Offices, Independent, Distribution, Routenote, RouteNote News, Distro


RouteNote’s new live sessions for independent artists featured in the paper

This week we were ecstatic to see our new RouteNote Sessions in the Parlour studio had made the paper with an interview with our wonderful coordinator Ed speaking on how we are providing new opportunities to artists. The sessions offer professional recordings, awesome looking videos and are a great opportunity to reach entirely new audiences. We started recording bands and artists in the Parlour studio in September of this year and we have been overjoyed with the response. Releasing new sessions...
Tags: Facebook, Video, Music, Featured, Artists, Indie, Cornwall, Streaming, Paper, Record, Ed, Newspaper, Recording, Recognition, Independent, Distribution


How to get my music on YouTube Content ID and make money

At RouteNote we offer free music distribution to the worlds favourite streaming services and stores. We also work with YouTube to protect your music and help you get paid in brand new ways. Find out what the deal is with YouTube Content ID in the video below. Get your music onto services like Spotify, Apple Music, TIDAL, Deezer and many, many more all for free at www.routenote.com. The post How to get my music on YouTube Content ID and make money appeared first on RouteNote Blog.
Tags: Apple, Google, Spotify, Music, Free, Youtube, Download, Copyright, Artists, How To, Streaming, Stores, Stream, Tidal, Content Id, Deezer


RouteNote Troubleshooters: My audio won’t upload

I’m creating my release but my audio won’t upload when I select it from my computer. If you are having issues uploading your audio to your release first of all you should try clearing the cache in your web browser. Clearing the cache often solves technical issues with the site. Once your cache is cleared make sure to accept the RouteNote website’s cookies. If this doesn’t help at all try to sign in and upload again in a private or incognito window. If this works then the issue is within ...
Tags: Music, Free, Audio, Digital, Help, Online, Troubleshooting, Artists, Services, Streaming, Failures, Independent, Artist / Label News, Distribution, Routenote, Upload


Get money off cover song licenses this holiday season

You can save 15% off your cover song licensing fees this holidays with an exclusive coupon code at www.easysonglicensing.com. Use coupon code ‘WONDERLAND’ at the checkout to save 15% off your cover song licensing fees for a limited time. At RouteNote we put your music on all of the world’s top streaming services and download stores for free so you can make money from your music and get it heard worldwide at no cost. We can distribute your cover songs to certain places but for others you will...
Tags: Spotify, Music, Featured, Holidays, Free, Christmas, Holiday, Online, Copyright, Streaming, Track, Xmas, Cover, Song, License, Deezer


Sales statistics for October 2018 are now available

You can now view your Sales Statistics for October 2018 on your account at www.routenote.com. Log-in to see your earnings, full breakdowns are available in your Statistics page. The post Sales statistics for October 2018 are now available appeared first on RouteNote Blog.
Tags: Music, Free, Digital, Sales, Stats, Artists, Earnings, Streaming, Statistics, Breakdown, Revenues, Independent, Distribution, Routenote, Digital Revenues, Streaming Revenues


How to get my music on Napster for free

Getting your music on the top music streaming services and download stores is easy and free when you distribute through RouteNote. Veterans of online music streaming, Napster are one of many services we can send your music to. Napster helped to pioneer the shape of online music in the early 2000s, launching in 1999 offering file sharing that centred around making music easily shared. Whilst they were many peoples first experience of getting music online and introduced people to the idea of n...
Tags: Apple, Downloads, Spotify, Music, Money, Free, Youtube, Global, Artists, Indie, How To, Musicians, Services, Streaming, Stores, Sell


How to make my music findable on Shazam for free

Getting your music on Shazam is easy and will ensure that no matter where your tunes are being played people loving your music can find you and become lifelong fans. Shazam has helped millions of people discover new music when they hear a jam that they like, pull out their phone and Shazam tells them what it is and where to find it. As an artist having your music on Shazam means that any time people hear your music and want to find you they can with a simple scan. When you upload your music ...
Tags: Music, Free, Digital, Download, Online, Discovery, Pandora, Artists, Indie, How To, Release, Streaming, Stores, Record, Shazam, Artist


How to set the Original Release Date when I upload my music to RouteNote

When you’re creating your release you need to ensure that you set your Original Release Date correctly so that it can make it onto stores. When releasing new music with RouteNote you have the option of setting a Sales Start Date so you’ll know exactly when your release will be available on stores, this must be 4 weeks from your upload date You will need to set a Original Release Date in order for your release to be approved. This can be on or before your Sales Start Date but not after it. If...
Tags: Music, Support, Streams, Sales, Streaming, Stores, Stream, Release Date, Streaming Services, Distribution, Digital Music, Routenote, Upload, Original Release Date, Sales Start Date, Sell Your Music


How to get my music on Deezer for free

Deezer is one of the world’s favourite streaming services, especially in it’s home country France. Getting you music on Deezer and all the other top stores and streaming services is easy and FREE with RouteNote. Music streaming has quickly become the worlds favourite way to listen to music and when people aren’t streaming they’re heading to digital download stores. This is a great opportunity for artists as it means they can send their music out into the world straight from the computer and we...
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, Spotify, Music, Free, France, Digital, Online, Artists, Indie, How To, Streaming, Stores, Stream, Tidal


How to get your music on streaming services around the world for FREE

We’re living in an age of digital music. Anyone from across the whole world can upload their music and be heard by people from every country. At RouteNote we make it easy and free to put your music in all of the top streaming services and music download stores around the globe. We offer free music distribution to anyone around the world, whatever music it is that you make. We pride ourselves on opening up the world’s top digital music platforms for all artists big and small. Spotify, Apple M...
Tags: Amazon, Spotify, Music, Free, Digital, Streams, Online, Itunes, Pandora, How To, Services, Release, Streaming, Stores, Sell, Stream


Sales statistics for September 2018 are now available

You can now view your Sales Statistics for September 2018 on your account at routenote.com. Log-in to see your earnings, full breakdowns are available in your Statistics page. The post Sales statistics for September 2018 are now available appeared first on RouteNote Blog.
Tags: Music, Money, Free, Digital, Streams, Sales, Stats, Report, Artists, Earnings, Streaming, Statistics, Independent, Distribution, Routenote