Monthly Archives July 2020

7 kinds of singles you should be releasing in 2020

We’re living in the age of singles As music streaming has grown in popularity over the past decade, it’s taken the single-song format along for the ride. While a full-length album shows you’re serious about your music, the digital single is an indispensable tool in an artist’s belt.  Singles are especially useful for new artists, …

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The Musician’s Guide to Live Streaming

Live streaming is not a replacement for the visceral experience of a real-deal, in-person show; it’s an engaging medium all its own. In this article, we’ll briefly cover the history of live streaming and provide some helpful tips to get your started. If you’re already on the live streaming kick, you might learn something that …

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6 things you should do before you finish your recording session

Don’t leave the studio without doing these things So you’re all done recording your next song. You’ve laid down final takes for all the tracks, mixed everything and decided on the final master. Congrats! But before you call it a day and prepare to distribute to streaming platforms, there are a few things many musicians …

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HearNow announces donation link option on profiles

Add a donation link to your HearNow promo page We’ve all been to a show where the band sets out a tip jar on their merch table for anyone to pay them a little extra for their hard work, either to help fill the van or pay for their next Taco Bell burrito. In the …

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Get your lyrics on Spotify with Musixmatch

Add real-time lyrics to your songs on Spotify. Spotify has launched a real-time lyrics feature in 26 markets around the world. Listeners in participating countries can opt to view lyrics that scroll onscreen in sync to the music. The whole thing is powered by Musixmatch, the music industry’s preferred provider of lyrics. CD Baby has …

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