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What’s the Deal with Streaming Fraud? Here’s Everything You Need to Know.

It’s no question that music streaming services like Spotify and Apple Music are dominating the digital world of music distribution. Streaming is a win-win for the artist and the listener: artists make money for every stream their music gets, while listeners can take their music on the go without having to download a thing.  Artists, […]

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6 ‘Different’ Albums That Will Entice Your Fans To Buy

[Editor’s Note: This article was written by Hugh McIntyre.] People just don’t buy albums like they used to. In fact, so few music lovers opt to purchase a new release these days, some artists and bands just getting started opt not to have anything physical made at all whenever they have a new full-length to […]

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New Music Friday: April 9, 2021

FEATURING NEW RELEASES from Primo, Goth Babe, Russ, Cupcakke & more! SUBMIT YOUR UPCOMING RELEASE to be featured on TuneCore’s New Music Friday Blog! THIS WEEK’S FEATURED RELEASE Do It AgainPrimoPop “To me, being an independent artist and producer means freedom and innovation. There’s a lot of responsibility, but there is also so much room […]

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Why a Concise, Cohesive and Sustained Brand Image is Necessary

[Editor’s Note: this article was written by Hugh McIntyre.] Throughout the years I’ve been working in the music industry, I have spoken to countless musicians at every level of their careers, from those just getting started with only a handful of songs to the biggest names in the business. Two things seem to separate the top figures in […]

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5 Things Musicians Have To Stop Doing On Twitter

[Editor’s Note: this article was written by Hugh McIntyre.] Twitter isn’t just one of the biggest social media platforms out there, it’s also an incredibly important vehicle for connecting with fans, forming relationships with people in the music industry and for spreading news about your career. It can be a time suck, but it can […]

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TuneCore Tuesdays: Stone Submarines

We’re back with another installation of our latest series, TuneCore Tuesdays, which aims to highlight artists and other music professionals who are writing, recording, and hustling on their own terms. By showcasing creatives doing it their way all over the globe, TuneCore Tuesdays aims to empower and inspire our diverse community of artists.  This week […]

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New Music Friday: April 2, 2021

FEATURING NEW RELEASES from PERK, Ron Pope, No Komment, & more! SUBMIT YOUR UPCOMING RELEASE to be featured on TuneCore’s New Music Friday Blog! THIS WEEK’S FEATURED RELEASE The WarPERKR&B/Soul “When Ya Hot is blunt and outspoken. The transparency in the lyrics might make some cringe… but the truth they possess is undeniable. It even […]

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Industry Wrap-Up: March 2021

As we begin to see a light at the end of the pandemic tunnel, things continue to move forward within the music industry. While live events are still on hold, there are plenty of actionable items being taken to ensure that live events will come back stronger than ever. Be sure to catch up on […]

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New Music Friday: March 26, 2021

FEATURING NEW RELEASES and celebrating Women’s History Month with Cupcakke, Simone, Amanda Jordan, & more! SUBMIT YOUR UPCOMING RELEASE to be featured on TuneCore’s New Music Friday Blog! THIS WEEK’S FEATURED RELEASE GumCupcakkeHip Hop/Rap VIDEO SPOTLIGHT MercyKathleen Regan THIS WEEK’S NEW RELEASES

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BE THE CHANGE: WOMEN MAKING MUSIC 2021

TuneCore and Believe Partner with MIDiA for First of its Kind Global Study LONDON, BROOKLYN AND PARIS, Thursday, March 25 2021: MIDIA and TuneCore/Believe today release a new study on women creators, revealing the challenges, experiences, inspirations and their ambitions in today’s music industry. The study also commemorates Women’s History Month, building on and adding […]

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