What It Means: Catalog Sales Outnumber Current Sales

Every year since people have been reading and writing blogs, January has been a time in the music industry to examine the depressing statistics of album sales from the previous year. While often grim, these articles are an essential part of covering the year-to-year evolution and changes in how music fans consume their favorite genres. (Plus, … Continue reading What It Means: Catalog Sales Outnumber Current Sales

New Music Friday: January 29, 2016

TuneCore Artists are releasing tons of new music every day. Each week we check out the new TuneCore releases and choose a few at random to feature on the blog. Is your hit next? Mine Whissell Singer/Songwriter, Alternative What You Wanted Betablock3r Electronic, Dance Made To Play (feat. Trent Dabbs) KiD Alternative, Singer/Songwriter Ty March EP … Continue reading New Music Friday: January 29, 2016

January Songwriter News

By Dwight Brown A New Year brings more opportunities for songwriters to get ahead. So what’s up? Co-writers are leaving the strongest mark on top ten hits. Spotify wants to do the right thing when it comes to songwriter royalties. The digital age is heaping complications on jazz musicians, but makes composing a snap. Deaf … Continue reading January Songwriter News

Wednesday Video Diversion: January 27, 2016

The mid-week slump is REAL. For much of us, January is a time where Wednesdays can feel like they’re a monthlong. Take your eyes off those spreadsheets, Twitter feeds, or homework for a moment and enjoy this week’s round up on TuneCore Artist music videos! J-Key, “Right Now (feat. Tre Ross) Caleidofonio, “Gotitas De Menta” Meresha, … Continue reading Wednesday Video Diversion: January 27, 2016

January News From Our Store Partners

By Dwight Brown It’s a month into the New Year and a new day for our digital store partners and independent artists too.   More music fans are watching YouTube than ever before. Deezer has gotten funded and is looking to conquer North America. Amazon Music is trying to further differentiate itself from other music subscription services. Q.SIC, … Continue reading January News From Our Store Partners

New Music Friday: January 22, 2016

TuneCore Artists are releasing tons of new music every day. Each week we check out the new TuneCore releases and choose a few at random to feature on the blog. Is your hit next? Like a Lion EP Bryan Lanning Pop, Singer/Songwriter Darshan (feat. Geeta Zaildar) DJ Hary World 10 Songs Sam Means Alternative True That … Continue reading New Music Friday: January 22, 2016