Month: June 2021

BE THE CHANGE: WOMEN MAKING MUSIC 2021

Believe and TuneCore Help Artists Get the Most from Discovery Mode Test in Partnership with Spotify

Believe invests in building dedicated data and digital marketing intelligence platform Global digital music company Believe, parent to DIY distribution leader, TuneCore, have both partnered with Spotify to test the company’s new tool, Discovery Mode, the latest marketing addition to a robust Spotify for Artists suite of resources, such as Canvas, Marquee, and playlist pitching.   Discovery Mode is …

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Spotify Exec Calls Artist 'Entitled' for Requesting One Penny Per Stream

Spotify Exec Calls Artist ‘Entitled’ for Requesting One Penny Per Stream

We’ve been covering artist efforts to increase their Spotify streaming royalties, including demands to pay one penny per stream. Now, we’re getting a better sense of how Spotify really feels about this. Ashley Jana is like a lot of independent artists struggling to make money from streaming platforms. She has a few million streams on Spotify, …

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TuneCore Tuesdays: Erin Kirby - TuneCore

TuneCore Tuesdays: Erin Kirby – TuneCore

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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Celebration Guns have a new EP out in July.

The Five Best Songs From Phoenix Musicians in June 2021

Maybe you feel it too — a great tension in the air. Whether it’s the sweltering summer heat, the fires across the state, budget woes at the Capitol, or further audit-based malarkey (perhaps all of the above?), Arizona is under a great existential weight. But here’s some release in the from of new music — …

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Reservoir Acquires Catalog of Legendary Rock Producer Tom Werman

Reservoir Acquires Catalog of Legendary Rock Producer Tom Werman

Music rights company Reservoir has acquired the producer catalog of Tom Werman. The New York-based Reservoir acquired 00% of Werman’s producer rights for all of his works. That includes his work on the Poison hit, “Every Rose Has Its Thorns.” The news follows Reservoir’s recent acquisition of the record label Tommy Boy Music LLC. Rock …

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One More Time performing at Shady Park in Tempe.

Tempe Music Fans Rally Around Shady Park Amid Noise Complaints by New Neighbors

More than 7,000 people have signed an online petition supporting live music at Shady Park, hoping to secure support from the Tempe City Council amid noise complaints allegedly lodged by residents at a new high-rise apartment complex. The restaurant, located at 26 East University Drive, has been presenting a steady lineup of live music for …

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Alamo Records Acquired by Sony Music Entertainment

Alamo Records Acquired by Sony Music Entertainment

Sony Music Entertainment has acquired a majority stake in Alamo Records. Under the agreement, Alamo Records and its existing roster and catalog will become a frontline creative center within SME. The company will continue to sign, develop, and market its own roster of artists signed under the old leadership. New York-based Alamo Records was founded …

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