New Music Friday: July 13, 2018

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? Follow Music Made Me – a Spotify playlist that’s updated every Friday with new releases from TuneCore Artists – stream it […]

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Why the World Doesn’t Care About Your Music (Yet)

[Editors Note: This article was written by Patrick McGuire.]   Making the decision to share your music with the world is essentially consenting to have your heart get broken again and again. Disappointment and frustration in music can come in many forms, but the worst of it is almost always centered around rejection for most […]

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Wednesday Video Diversion: July 11, 2018

Happy Wednesday once again! Bringing you the latest and greatest from TuneCore Artists in the department of music videos. New, old, whatever. Not only is today National Slurpee Day at 711 here in the States, this date also marks the charting debut of a few #1 songs that have next to nothing to do with […]

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The One Place Your Focus Should Always Be

[Editors Note: This article was written by Suzanne Paulinski.]   With the ever-looming pressure to get as many followers, likes, and retweets as possible, it can be easy to lose sight and neglect the followers you already have. Josh Spector, a writer for Medium and founder of For the Interested, discusses the importance of mindset […]

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Independent Venue Week U.S.: Booking & Performing Tips

Since 2014, the U.K. has been annually celebrating the unsung heroes that make our enjoyment of local live music happen: independent music venues. Each year, bands, labels, venue owners and promoters kick off Independent Venue Week – a week of awesome shows at participating venues, and it’s been a major success for all parties involved. […]

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New Music Friday: July 6, 2018

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? Follow Music Made Me – a Spotify playlist that’s updated every Friday with new releases from TuneCore Artists – stream it […]

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5 Mistakes to Avoid as a Member of Your Local Scene

[Editors Note: This article was written by Jhoni Jackson and originally appeared on the Sonicbids Blog.] We’ve stressed the importance of contributing to your local scene in so many prior posts: Like this guide to the many benefits of belonging to a music community, from mutual support to sharing gear or knowledge, or the illuminating […]

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Brand Sponsorship & Endorsement Agreements For Artists [PART 2]

[Editors Note: This is the second installment in a two-part series by Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. – read PART 1 here.]   In addition to the considerations we addressed in part one of this piece, there are some other clauses an artist should be aware of and include in a sponsorship agreement. We will now […]

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New Music Friday: June 29, 2018

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? Follow Music Made Me – a Spotify playlist that’s updated every Friday with new releases from TuneCore Artists – stream it […]

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June Industry Wrap-Up

YouTube Rolls Out Channel Memberships & Merchandise Partnership We’re excited for any developments that our friends at YouTube launch when it comes to putting money in the pocket of creators. While YouTube introduced individual channel subscriptions previously (to less fanfare), the video and music streaming platform announced in June that it’ll be expanding its Channel […]

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