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How TuneCore Is Matching Indie Artists With Industry Veterans

If you’re an independent creator – whether it’s as a band/artist, songwriter or producer – you’ve likely heard just about everything when it comes to the importance of networking and getting involved in your scene. But what if this whole ‘networking’ thing IS actually that important? Here on the TuneCore Blog, we’re always looking for […]

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New Music Friday: August 10, 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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When Is It Time To Hire a Publicist?

[Editors Note: This article was written by Angela Mastrogiacomo.]   You know that feeling you get when you’ve just completed your latest project and you can’t wait to share it with the world? When you know for sure, without a doubt this might just be the greatest thing you’ve ever created? That is a sign […]

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Wednesday Video Diversion: August 8, 2018

We’re back to serve your Wednesday afternoon up with a round of TuneCore Artist videos! Just in time, as that boredom-induced haziness is kicking in and you’re looking for some serious distraction. And if you’re thirsty for something to celebrate, consider that on this day back in 1988, hip hop icons N.W.A. dropped their seminal […]

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How To Discover & Monetize Your International Audience

[Editors Note: This article was written by Chelsea G. Ira.]   As musicians, we’re usually focused on our home base when it comes to developing an audience. You grind the local venues, play with local bands, and work to expand to nearby cities. After all, the local fans are the ones who will regularly come […]

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4 Downsides of Releasing an EP

[Editors Note: This article was written by Hugh McIntyre and is a follow-up to “5 Benefits Associated With Releasing an EP” – for a well-rounded viewpoint on EP release strategy, head on over and check it out after you read this installment!]   In a post that went up last week on this the TuneCore […]

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New Music Friday: August 3, 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 You Shouldn’t Go Into Debt Over Your Music

[Editors Note: This article was written by Patrick McGuire.]   The phrase “it takes money to make money” applies to lots of ventures, and music is no exception. But while it might be tempting to put the tab for your next album or tour on your credit card, you might want to think twice about […]

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Wednesday Video Diversion: August 1, 2018

Happy August! Happy Wednesday! Wake up from your afternoon slumber, because like every week, we’ve got a sick round-up of TuneCore Artist music videos for you. Kind of fitting that on this very day back in 1987, MTV launched for the first time all across Europe. What’s more amazing: the fact that it’s been around […]

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July Industry Wrap-Up

France and U.S. See Uptick in Music Streams Across The Board We’re always excited to report on developments and advancements in the music streaming world, and in July, we were not disappointed! Let’s start with France: with recorded music sales numbers from the first half of 2018 in, it’s been announced that the major music […]

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