Is it time to expand your team? Ask yourself these 5 questions

[Editor’s Note: This article was written by Angela Mastrogiacomo.] Maybe you have a team of 5 already. Maybe you’ve never even thought about team members. Maybe you aren’t even sure what I mean when I say “expand your team” and you’re wondering how that’s possible when you don’t even have a team to expand. Don’t […]

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Creative Ways to Release Your Music

[Editor’s Note: This article was written by Angela Mastrogiacomo.] What do you think of when you hear the word “marketing”? If you’re anything like most people, the first things that come to mind are Mad Men era suits, slicked back hair, and a whole lot of sleazy selling.  But times have changed and marketing now […]

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TuneCore Wraps Up 2019

In what feels like the blink of an eye, we’re saying so long to 2019! We’re thankful to be recapping some of our highlights from this past year as we look forward to what 2020 holds for the independent music community.

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Approved For All Audiences: How To Make Sure Your Content Doesn’t Get Rejected

[Editor’s Note: This article was written by TuneCore’s own Tori Leche. Tori is the Lead Agent on our Content Review and Administration team. This article was originally posted on Hypebot.] Independent artists who want to get their releases on streaming platforms often don’t realize that some very simple mistakes could mean that listeners don’t hear […]

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The Downsides of Releasing Music Often vs. Rarely

[Editors Note: This blog was written by Hugh McIntyre and is the second installment in a two-part series about how the timeliness and/or frequency of your release schedule can impact your career.]   Recently, I looked at the upsides that can come with releasing music either fairly often or rarely. There are plenty of good reasons to […]

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TuneCore Presents: Austin, TX — Nov. 1, 2016

On Tuesday, November 1, 2016, you’re invited to join us for TuneCore Presents – a two-part event going down at Emo’s in Austin, TX. TuneCore is partnering with Austin Music Foundation to offer educational presentations and discussions, covering digital distribution, music publishing administration, and making money from your music on YouTube. Additionally, attendees will be treated to […]

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TuneCore Launches in France

Independent French artists now have access to best-in-class global digital distribution and music publishing opportunities Paris, France – 13 October, 2016 – TuneCore, the leading digital music distribution and publishing administration service provider, today announced the launch of TuneCore France today at the MaMA Event in Paris. Tunecore.fr is the third European market in TuneCore’s […]

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August News From Our Store Partners

By Stefanie Flamm August was an especially busy month for our stores and streaming services, with even some of our more niche partners making big news: iHeartRadio’s listener rate is skyrocketing, surpassing 10 million new registered users within the last seven months. Shazam is soon to become a household name with the new Fox game […]

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June News From Our Store Partners

By Stefanie Flamm The days are longer, the sun is brighter, and our digital store partners are gearing up for a summer’s worth of big updates: Amazon Music plans to release a new streaming service that will compete against Spotify and Apple Music US music mogul Guy Oseary, famous for representing Madonna and Nicki Minaj, […]

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TuneCore Artists Earn More Than $35Million in Q2 of 2015!

NEW YORK, July 29, 2015 — Leading digital music distribution and publishing administration service provider, TuneCore, announced today that TuneCore artists have earned more than $35 million in Q2 of 2015, a 6 percent increase versus the same time in 2014. Since 2006, TuneCore Artists have earned more than $576 million from over 18.7 billion downloads and streams. International discovery is vital for […]

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