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Meme Culture Versus The Music Industry

May 3, 2017

A few years ago, there was a lot of hype surrounding the release of Drake’s single, “Hotline Bling”, and rightfully so. He released the song back in July of ...

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Need To Master Your Track? SoundCloud x Dolby Has A Tool For That

August 28, 2020

Before you upload your new track, make sure it’s mastered. Mastering on SoundCloud, powered by Dolby, launched in July and gives artists an affordable way to...

iOS versions of the Minimoog Model D and the Korg Kaossilator can now be downloaded for free

March 16, 2020

The iOS versions of the Minimoog Model D and the Korg Kaossilator can now be downloaded free of charge.

'Next Up' is SoundCloud's Newest Feature

June 23, 2017

SoundCloud has rolled out it’s newest feature ‘Next’ which allows consumers to have more insight and control over what is coming up next in their listening q...

'The New Normal': Why Indie Artists Are Releasing Music at a Much Faster Rate

February 20, 2020

Billboard has an excellent deep dive into how single releases and playlists have changed the way indie artist get music into the world.

10 Essential Steps to Take After Making Your Music Available Online

February 11, 2018

Being an artist means being a creative– producing, innovating, and perfecting your content all day, every day. But how do you account for everything you put ...

2019 Holiday Distribution Timing

November 8, 2019

Just like that, the holidays are upon us again. We are sharing the below guide to make sure you stay informed about the changing delivery times for the 2019-...

3 Big Tips on Attracting more IG Followers as a Musician

November 2, 2018

Social media is an extremely useful promotional tool for musicians - with it artists are able to obtain an understanding of their fan-base, publicly announce...

3 Ways to Identify a Busy Mix and How to Fix It

October 17, 2017

Mixing is a tough gig. It requires patience, time, and a well-trained ear. Sometimes mixing can be difficult when there are too many sounds, and the mix beco...

5 Marketing Strategies You May Have Been Missing Out On

October 31, 2018

It isn’t recent news that the internet has changed the music industry for good. Technologies like file sharing, social media streaming, and eCommerce are all...

A Guide to the Best Free DAW in 2017

June 12, 2017

DAW stands for Digital Audio Workstation. With it, you can record, edit, and unleash all the musical ideas in your mind. The current technology and tools ava...

ASCAP Launches TuneUp Wellness Program

December 15, 2019

ASCAP Launches TuneUp, First-of-Its-Kind Comprehensive Wellness Program to Help Music Creators Be Their Creative Best – ASCAP Members Will Exclusively Benefi...

ASMR Featured in Super Bowl LIII Commercial

February 4, 2019

Did you tune in to Super Bowl LIII this last Sunday? If so, you most likely saw the Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Commercial with famous actress Zoe Kravitz. In t...

Apple Launches Apple Music for Artists

January 23, 2018

Apple launched Apple Music for Artists, a dashboard providing artists with hundreds of data points giving analytical insight into their fan’s listening and p...

Apple Music for Artists Releases Beta Sign-Up

June 1, 2018

Apple Music for Artists has just released their beta. Ostensibly “everything you need to understand your music’s impact across Apple Music and iTunes,” Apple...

Artist Techniques: Learn to Place Your Tour Dates on Spotify

December 23, 2017

Getting your tour dates on Spotify is a simple and effective way to let your listeners know where you’re headed next. Follow this one easy step below to get ...

Artists Can Now Upload Recordings Directly From Their Phones to SoundCloud

February 25, 2020

August Spotify Love For Repost Artists

August 25, 2021

Huge thanks to Spotify for the heroic dose of Playlist Love for Repost By SoundCloud artists this month!

Behind the scenes of Bob and Ziggy Marley's social media strategy

December 15, 2020

“The tools are there for you to compete with any big record label,” says Zach Weinberg, head of new media for Tuff Gong Worldwide and the Bob Marley Estate. ...

Bruce Waynne's hard-won wisdom

February 3, 2021

There were no shortcuts in the rise of beat maker Bruce Waynne. But the veteran of 20 years in the music biz, and half of producing duo Midi Mafia, knows how...

Building Spotify Playlists: Best Practices

January 29, 2019

1. Be Original

COVID-19 Freelance Artist Resources

March 23, 2020

This list is specifically designed to serve freelance artists, and those interested in supporting the independent artist community. This includes, but is not...

Clear your music rights for Pretzel

May 26, 2021

Pretzel provides fully licensed music for live streamers on Twitch while ensuring rightsholders are compensated fairly. As a member of Repost, your catalog ...

Collaborative Songwriting

January 21, 2021

The quickest way to make a connection, and to really get to know somebody is to get in the room and write a song with them, because you both open up. You get...

Collecting Subscription Revenues with SoundCloud Go

March 29, 2016

Commenting Feature is Back on SoundCloud Mobile

August 7, 2018

As of today, SoundCloud has relaunched their commenting feature for their mobile users and it’s better than ever.

Cøzybøy Takes TikTok By Storm

May 26, 2020

Cøzybøy is prolific. The Los Angeles-based singer, songwriter and producer had written 85 songs before he released his first under his performance name in 20...

Deezer now Available in Middle East and North Africa

October 19, 2018

Deezer, an internet based music streaming service, has finally launched in completely new territories. The Middle East and North Africa now have access to al...

Diving Into The On SoundCloud Premier Program

October 27, 2015

Hey everyone,

Dubset Now Accessible in Repost Network Dashboard

August 24, 2018

If you’re a Repost Network artist who’s interested in making some extra money off your remixed tracks, it’s now finally possible. As of recently Repost Netwo...

Edgel Groves on Finding a Manager

April 14, 2021

Not everybody needs a manager. Now, not everybody is the same, but the idea is that a manager comes in to manage an existing business or to manage something ...

Everything You Need to Know About Ableton Live 10

November 2, 2017

Everything You Need to Know About SCPlanner

June 14, 2018

SCPlanner is a dashboard and community site which has built automation and data tools around uploading, scheduling, reposting, and playlist placement on plat...

Everything You Should Know About Using Dubset's MixBANK Platform

January 22, 2019

It can be fairly difficult to distribute the royalties made from a track, especially when it comes to tracks used in mixes and remixes. Usually, rights holde...

Expand your reach with Instagram Reels, AMI, and Boomplay

September 25, 2020

We’re happy to share that you can start reaching new audiences through Repost’s partnerships with Instagram, AMI Entertainment, and Boomplay.

FL Studio Users Can Now Share Tracks Directly To SoundCloud From Within The Daw

December 13, 2019

FL Studio and SoundCloud have linked up to give users of both services the ability to upload their productions directly to SoundCloud from within the program...

Facebook Introduces Lip Sync Live

June 11, 2018

Facebook is introducing a new addition to their Facebook Live feature. With Facebook Lip Sync Live, users can pick a song that suits their personality to lip...

Facebook Introduces Premieres: Pre-Recorded Videos as Live Events

October 10, 2018

Facebook has just rolled out a game-changing new feature that a lot of you might be utilizing in the near future. All pages are now able to post their own pr...

Featured Profile and Banner Click Throughs Discontinued

July 10, 2017

Unfortunately due to ongoing changes occurring at SoundCloud, the platform cannot continue to maintain the popular offerings known as featured profiles and b...

First Artist in Years to Top Spotify Without Label Support

November 25, 2019

Billboard has a cheat sheet on everything you should know about Maryland-born singer and songwriter Arizona Zervas – and how an aggressive touring schedule, ...

Get Paid For Your Live Streams With Twitch

March 20, 2020

We know COVID-19 has been especially hard on musicians who were scheduled to play live shows over the next few months. To help you keep your career on track,...

Get Your Music Heard In Stores

December 18, 2019

Play Network is a provider of in-store music for brick-and-mortar retailers, with clients including Nike, Hilton, Uniqlo, Starbucks and other internationally...

Get discovered in more places

May 13, 2021

As an artist, label or producer, we know how important it is for you to have your music reach new listeners, no matter where they’re listening. We’re happy ...

Getting Paid by Repost

April 10, 2017

Welcome to Repost!

Getting the Most Out of Playlist Pitching on Spotify

September 19, 2018

Earlier this year Spotify introduced its new method of pitching to official Spotify curated playlists, which opened up a huge door for artists and their abil...

Getting the most out of SoundCloud Stations

February 2, 2016

Giveaway - SCPlanner Hits 10 Million Reposts Across Entire Platform

September 18, 2018

Repost Network joined forced with French-based company SCPlanner in February and we could not be happier with the results they’ve given us. Today SCPlanner h...

Guide To The Most Critical Income Streams That Every Music Creative Should Know About

March 2, 2020

Sound Royalties put together a comprehensive guide to the most critical income streams that every music creative should know about. Whether you’re a songwrit...

Hacking Spotify: Followers, Streams, and Algorithmic Playlists

May 4, 2018

Spotify’s curated playlists get lots of love on the home screen, but the real driver for music streams comes from the algorithmic playlists. These playlists,...

Happy Birthday Calvin Launches Freestyle Contest

December 20, 2019

EVERYBODY🗣 Go spit a verse on Still Did It and post it on SoundCloud with hashtag #STILLDIDITONSOUNDCLOUD for a chance to win $1000 and a collab with Happy B...

Holiday Distribution Timing

December 8, 2019

We’d like to remind our network that our store partners take time off during the holidays, which can slow typical distribution timing.

How Instagram's Move to Hide Likes Might Impact You

December 17, 2019

As Instagram prepares to rollout its move to hide the numbers of likes on a post, you might be wondering how this will impact your marketing strategy. After ...

How Juniper Works With Repost Network To Plan & Track Their Progress

February 7, 2020

Last summer, Boston-based Juniper, was at a crossroads. Earlier in the year, the indie rock and soul band, which formed in 2017, solidified its current lineu...

How Music Collaborations Evolved in the Digital Era: A Decade in Review

March 6, 2020

The way we interact with music has evolved significantly in the past two decades — from the rise of the MP3 to file sharing and digital content streaming ser...

How SoundCloud is proving a great digital turnaround story

January 24, 2020

The Music Network reports:

How TikTok Success Has Helped Indie Artist Lilianna Wilde

May 15, 2020

“White Rabbit” by L.A.-based singer-songwriter Lilianna Wilde has been making the rounds on TikTok. After Repost by SoundCloud’s influencer campaign, the son...

How To Avoid Copyright Issues In Music Production

April 29, 2020

Copyright infringement lawsuits are something that any music producer is accustomed to dealing with, but that doesn’t really make them any easier to handle.

How long does it take for distribution releases to hit stores?

November 16, 2016

Here is how long it will take for your music to hit stores if you did not submit a specific release date 2-3 weeks prior to submission:

How to Attract More Views on Your SoundCloud Releases

September 14, 2018

As an artist it’s really important that you build your reputation on SoundCloud as much as possible. The platform opens up so many doors for upcoming musicia...

How to Build a Social Media Campaign That's Right for You

December 10, 2019

There are nearly 40,000 tracks uploaded daily to Spotify. That’s an astounding number and, in a way, that’s great. The sheer volume of music available throug...

How to Change Your Apple Music Profile Image

September 28, 2017

Sometimes, we get questions asking if we can charge artist profile images on Apple Music, Spotify, or another platform. The answer is we can’t, but you can!

How to Change Your Artist Profile Picture on Spotify

September 5, 2017

In order to get the most out of your Spotify Artist Profile, you should be using Fan Insights to track and better understand your listeners. Likewise, you sh...

How to Change your Profile Picture on Streaming Platforms: The Ultimate Guide

August 8, 2018

Every musician wants a clean profile picture for all their distribution platforms. If you’re an artist who doesn’t know how to get a pic uploaded or changed ...

How to Get Your Music Video on VEVO

April 12, 2018

Vevo is well-known for providing premium video content. More specifically, it offers some of the best and most popular music videos. Getting your music video...

How to Properly Distribute Onto Pandora

February 7, 2019

Planning on distributing to Pandora? Usually you can distribute to any platform of your choosing simply by clicking a button in the Repost dashboard, but wit...

How to Protect Your Intellectual Property Rights on Spotify

September 24, 2017

If users are illegally claiming your images, songs, or content as their own, you can get it taken down internally with Spotify. That’s one of the beauties of...

How to Write a Bomb Spotify Bio

March 9, 2018

After Spotify rolled out customized written bios for artists, it seems like everyone has a cool and quirky take on themselves. Bios are primarily used to sta...

How to get Tour Dates onto your Spotify Profile

October 17, 2018

Got a tour coming up that you’d like your fans to know about? If you haven’t noticed already, many artists on Spotify have their upcoming tour dates displaye...

How to: Change your Artist Image on Apple Music

November 30, 2018

Apple has put itself on the same page as Spotify and Pandora as it releases new competitive features to artists and labels for their store appearance on Appl...

Inside YouTube's Brand New UI/UX Change

August 30, 2017

YouTube made some major changes to their UX and UI. With the addition of a brand new logo, icon, and new desktop design, YouTube has once again evolved into ...

Instagram Continues to Improve the User Experience

November 28, 2018

After expressing their efforts to create a more personalized experience on their platform, Instagram finally let the public know that they are redesigning th...

Interview: Post Car Crash Scene

February 17, 2020

After playing in various bands, Michael Ghent launched post car crash scene in January of 2019 as a solo project. “I wanted a cathartic way to express myself...

Introducing Instagram Music Stories

July 3, 2018

Instagram just got cooler. Now your fans can add your music to their photos and videos, creating a soundtrack to their story. By adding music to stories, Ins...

Introducing Pitch to Official SoundCloud Playlists App

January 16, 2020

We’re happy to unveil our newest feature, the Pitch to Official SoundCloud Playlists app. SoundCloud offers some incredible playlisting options through brand...

Introducing Repost Rewind

May 25, 2020

When you distribute music with Repost by SoundCloud, you can get heard by new fans all over the world. But maybe a lesser known fact? You’re also getting hea...

Introducing SoundCloud Radio

May 26, 2020

Repost By SoundCloud was created so serious artists can make a living from their music while staying independent. Today we’re launching a new station with Da...

Introducing store links for your distributed music through Repost

March 31, 2021

We’re excited to introduce a simpler way for you to find your music on the stores you’ve sent it to so you can more easily share new music with your fans. St...

Introducing the Repost Blog

August 1, 2015

Hey everyone,

It’s Official: TikTok + Repost Is Here

November 21, 2019

TikTok is now an official distribution partner with SoundCloud’s Repost Network. Like SoundCloud, TikTok is home to an extremely creative community which can...

Keep The Music Going During COVID-19

March 25, 2020

SOUNDCLOUD MAKING IT RAIN FOR CREATORS

LA Startups Interview With Jeff Ponchick

August 11, 2020

Below is an excerpt of Jeff’s conversation with Chris.

Let Us Help You Get Verified

November 24, 2020

Did you know SoundCloud recently announced profile verifications? Official blue checkmarks will now show up in search and on profiles of verified creators (c...

Lil Yachty Zaytoven and AXE are now offering a Feature to Upcoming Rappers and Producers

October 3, 2018

Good news to all aspiring rappers - an opportunity for MAJOR SoundCloud publicity has just recently opened up. Famous rapper Lil Yachty and Zaytoven the prod...

Linda Perry & Jeff Ponchick talk Creator Services with Pensado's Place

September 15, 2021

Jeff Ponchick, Vice President and Head of Repost & Songwriter / Producer Linda Perry recently spoke with Grammy winning mix engineer Dave Pensado and vet...

Listen Now: The Burning Man 2017 Playlist

August 30, 2017

The crucible of creativity is under way, and what better way to get in on the action at Burning Man 2017 then with a dedicated Spotify playlist.

Magic Records: Copyright Free Music For Mixing and Monetizing

February 15, 2019

Why do producers, artists and mixers love Magic Records? This techno and electronic record label with a presence on Facebook, Twitch, and YouTube has an extr...

Make Money for Your Blog/Channel/Network with SubmitHub

June 5, 2017

We’re excited to announce a brand new partnership with SubmitHub. If you’re unfamiliar with the platform, SubmitHub monetizes the music submission process fo...

Meme Culture Versus The Music Industry

May 3, 2017

A few years ago, there was a lot of hype surrounding the release of Drake’s single, “Hotline Bling”, and rightfully so. He released the song back in July of ...

Monetize your track on SoundCloud from play one

March 8, 2017

Hello Repost family,

Monetizing your Music across YouTube with Repost

February 1, 2016

With over 1 billion users, YouTube is easily the worlds largest music streaming site and it’s important that your music be protected across it. Repost can h...

Music Modernization Act Passed By US Senate

September 19, 2018

The House of Representatives passed their Music Modernization Act in April which caused another similar bill to be presented to the US Senate. However compli...

Music Moments Compilation Now Streaming

March 13, 2020

We’re tremendously proud to have distributed this incredible release in support of Alzheimer’s Foundation. It is now live and available to stream on Spotify!...

Music on Profiles and Stories Now Available on Facebook

October 24, 2018

Facebook has been relatively active in the music industry, securing partnerships with the three largest music groups and releasing their new Lip Sync Live fe...

Muzooka Gets Artists the Royalties They Deserve

August 30, 2018

In today’s music industry it’s nearly impossible to collect even a fraction of the money that artists really make for themselves - especially within the aspe...

Naomi Wild: Artist Spotlight

December 5, 2018

Online streaming has drastically changed how the music industry functions in today’s society. Naomi Wild, an LA-based singer and songwriter with Repost Netwo...

Net Neutrality Matters and Here's Why

July 19, 2017

As a tech company, we join with the countless others pressuring the FCC to maintain net neutrality.

New SoundCloud Playlist Stats Connect Creators and Curators

October 6, 2017

For creators, stats are essential. They help them improve their next releases and uncover what their audiences love the most about them. Now, stats are going...

New Spotify for Artists Portal Update

March 15, 2019

If you haven’t noticed already, some big changes have been made to the Spotify for Artists platform and it has its users pumped. Here we’ll go in depth on ex...

On-Demand Audio, Video Streams Pass 1 Trillion This Year for First Time in US

December 24, 2019

Even in an era where streaming records are seemingly broken with regularity, there are still thresholds that are worth stopping to acknowledge. And last week...

PC Magazine's Annual Streaming Poll

November 5, 2019

PCMag conducted their annual poll to see consumer streaming‬ favorites for Music, Video, and Live TV.

Pandora Now Publicly Sharing Artist Data Through Next Big Sound

October 2, 2018

Just a few days ago, popular streaming platform Pandora opened up all artist data for public access. Anybody with a subscription to Next Big Sound (a music a...

Planning to Collaborate Remote? Jimmy Tamborello Has Advice For You

April 16, 2020

With the COVID-19 pandemic leading cities across the globe to implement strict social distancing measures, remote collaboration is the safest, and maybe, onl...

Playlist: Repost's Halloween 2019 Creep Comp

October 31, 2019

Happy Halloween! Enjoy our creepy cross genre compilation of songs to (go) bump in the night! Gruelingly gathered by the deranged Repost Network ghouls! http...

Predictions for the Next Decade of Music

March 12, 2020

The music industry looks completely different than it did even ten years ago and while that might be a little scary, it also means room for brand new thought...

Promoting Music and Making Money During Coronavirus

April 1, 2020

“There are still many ways to maintain your creativity and generate revenue while touring is on hold.

Promoting Your Music on Pandora

June 12, 2017

Promoting your music on Pandora is key to increasing your fan base and generating more traction as an artist. Luckily, Pandora created unique tools to help y...

Properly Collecting Royalties After a Release

October 1, 2018

There are a ton of revenue streams that artists have access to in today’s music industry, and often times many of them go uncollected. Because there a lot of...

REPOST REWIND VOL. III

August 1, 2020

Welcome back to the third edition of Repost Rewind, the blog series surfacing the precious gems that come across our desk each month. To hear an aural snapsh...

REPOST X COSYND

November 10, 2020

Protecting your content is now easier and more affordable than ever. Here at Repost we’re excited to announce we’ve partnered with Cosynd, the fastest ...

Record Label Deals vs. Distribution Deals

January 5, 2021

Edgel Groves began his career as a musician, playing with the band Sun Domingo in the 2000s and went on to form a booking agency and management company at th...

Release Delivery Deadlines

December 14, 2020

Due to the high volume of deliveries and updates received during this time of year, please reference the following delivery deadlines if you plan on releasin...

Repost ASMR Playlist Launches On SoundCloud

February 21, 2020

🎙️Today we celebrate the launch of our ASMR playlist on SoundCloud. This playlist showcases our talented ASMR artists here at Repost Network. Did you know th...

Repost Artist Featured on SoundCloud's Fresh Pressed Playlist

December 20, 2019

Check out the latest installment of Fresh Pressed, a weekly playlist of the freshest tracks from SoundCloud for this week. Glad to see cuts from our artists ...

Repost Artist Will Jay Release Must Be Nice Video

March 18, 2020

Happy Release Day to the incredible Will Jay!

Repost Network Acquires SCPlanner and Artist Engine. Free Accounts now Available to Repost Network Artists!

March 7, 2018

We are ecstatic to announce that we have acquired French-based companies SCPlanner and Artist Engine. Our first step is to offer FREE ACCOUNTS with both serv...

Repost Network Adds SoundExchange as a DSP to the Dashboard

May 24, 2018

It’s official. SoundExchange has been added to the Repost Network Dashboard. Now, artists can enable SoundExchange and collect more from their royalties. But...

Repost Network Now Available For Mobile

November 6, 2019

We’re thrilled to announce that Repost Network is now available for your mobile phone. All the great features you get on Repost’s website like Distribution, ...

Repost Network Now Distributes to Chinese DSPs NetEase, Alibaba, & Tencent

June 28, 2018

Now available in the dashboard, Repost Network users can distribute their music into China. With access to Chinese DSPs NetEase Music, Tencent QQ Music, and ...

Repost Network Now Offers Distribution Onto Napster

October 29, 2019

Repost Network now offers distribution onto the popular Seattle based streaming music platform, Napster (formerly Rhapsody)! A pioneer in digital music and l...

Repost Network Now Offers Distribution to Korean Music Stores

March 12, 2018

Repost Network now distributes to Korean music stores. Selecting Melon Plus in the application allows users to distribute to the Korean music market.

Repost Network Partners With KKBOX

February 13, 2020

It’s time to welcome the first Repost partner of the new decade, KKBOX! If you haven’t heard of the streaming service, “KKBOX features over 50 million legal ...

Repost Network Partners with Anghami

November 28, 2018

We are excited to announce our foray into the Middle Eastern music community through our partnership with Anghami!

Repost Network Partners with iHeartRadio

November 19, 2018

We are so excited to finally announce that iHeartRadio is live on the Repost dashboard as yet another distribution platform for our artists!

Repost Network Platform Video Walkthrough

November 27, 2019

Learn how to use the Repost Network Dashboard if you are a Label, Management company, or organization which may be managing several artists or releases from ...

Repost Network's Newest Feature - Don't Sample Me

October 5, 2015

Hey everyone! We have some exciting news! We’ve partnered with Don’t Sample Me to bring you a new app in our creator dashboard! 

Repost Now Distributing to Instagram

August 28, 2018

We’re excited to announce that Repost artists can now deliver music to Instagram!

Repost Now Introducing New “Pitch to Stores” Feature

March 13, 2019

Today Repost has launched a brand new app within our dashboard, designed to help artists get the most out of their future releases. The “Pitch to Stores” app...

Repost Rewind Vol. II: Grammy Nominees To Bedroom Beat-Makers

June 26, 2020

If you missed the inaugural edition last month and are wondering what you’ve clicked onto, Repost Rewind is a monthly celebration of artists who use Repost b...

Repost by SoundCloud In Billboard

April 3, 2020

Billboard reports on our BIG NEWS!

Repost x Qobuz

June 25, 2021

We’re pleased to announce that Qobuz has joined our growing list of DSP partners. All of your existing distribution releases have already been delivered ther...

Repost x simfy africa

March 15, 2021

We’re thrilled to announce that simfy africa has joined the growing list of DSPs that Repost by SoundCloud delivers distribution releases to!

Searching Songs by their Lyrics Now Available on Apple Music

September 20, 2018

There are a lot of unique features found on Spotify’s platform that are lacking from Apple Music, but soon Apple may just have an edge over other major strea...

Setting Up A Spotify Verified Artist Account

December 14, 2015

Share Your Canvas to Your Instagram Story

January 30, 2020

Since Spotify launched Canvas, which turns track pages into mesmerizing video-art showcases, artists have been giving their work new depth with the help of e...

Smart Links Update

July 7, 2020

Interested in pointing fans to your music on the platform of their choice? You can now customize Smart Links to include links from SoundCloud, Spotify, Apple...

Snapchat Ads for Independent Artists

November 14, 2018

Advertising through social media targeting has now become commonplace, and Snapchat isn’t one to miss out on. And yes, we’re talking about Snapchat, not Inst...

SoundCloud Dark Mode Now Available

November 11, 2019

There’s good news for fans of nighttime aesthetics. SoundCloud Dark Mode is now available for iOS and Android users. A growing trend across online platforms,...

SoundCloud Discover (Suggested Tracks)

June 22, 2016

SoundCloud is built for discovery; for the magic moment when you’re blown away by an artist you’ve never heard before. Connecting listeners to new artists an...

SoundCloud Extends Lossless HD Uploads to All Creators

January 7, 2020

In early December, SoundCloud announced that all creators now have the ability to upload, store and download files up to 4GB. (Previously, this was only avai...

SoundCloud Go+ Expands

April 6, 2020

Now, music lovers in Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Finland can level-up their listening with our premium subscription plan, SoundCloud Go+. With the ability to...

SoundCloud Inks First-Ever A&R Partnerships With T-Pain's Label, Linda Perry & More

June 1, 2021

“Among those partners are T-Pain’s record label Nappy Boy Entertainment, CAD Management, music platform and record label Underground Vampire Club (UVC) and s...

SoundCloud Integrates Music Catalog to Multiple DJ Softwares

October 22, 2018

At the end of last week SoundCloud announced a new update that will surely have our live DJs VERY excited. SoundCloud has synced their music catalog into sev...

SoundCloud Introduces Real-Time Stats

January 19, 2018

SoundCloud added real-time stats updates for artists. These stats include plays, likes, reposts, comments, and more. Select the new “Today” custom view in th...

SoundCloud Launches "First On SoundCloud" to Celebrate and Promote Creators

March 21, 2018

Upload an original track to SoundCloud and tag it #SCFIRST, for a chance to be promoted across SoundCloud.

SoundCloud Launches App on Xbox One

May 31, 2017

SoundCloud just rolled out an app on Xbox One, letting users listen to the millions of tracks available on the streaming service. Anyone with a SoundCloud ac...

SoundCloud Launches SoundCloud Go+ for Students at $4.99/Mo

March 5, 2019

Today we have some great news for college and university students! SoundCloud just recently announced their brand new SoundCloud Go+ for Students - where any...

SoundCloud Now Introducing Their Own Version of Discover Weekly

September 11, 2018

Spotify and Apple Music’s algorithmic playlists have been consistently providing their subscribers with music they love, and it’s proven to be beneficial for...

SoundCloud Partners with Pandora for US Ad Sales

October 5, 2018

This week marks the beginning of an official partnership between two major music companies: SoundCloud and Pandora. The two streaming services are now exclus...

SoundCloud Partners with XXL For 2020 XXL Freshman Class Vote

March 31, 2020

XXL Freshman season has officially arrived. Before the big reveal of the cover featuring this year’s artists, it’s time for you to choose the coveted 10th sp...

SoundCloud Tracks Tab is Now Sorted by Release Date

September 27, 2018

A few days ago SoundCloud rolled out an update that will have its users very much pleased: the “Tracks” tab is finally organized by release date!

SoundCloud Unveils Self-Service Marketing Tool 'Promote'

November 15, 2019

SoundCloud just unveiled the latest expansion of its SoundCloud Premier program.

SoundCloud's DJ Integration Helps You Take Your Favorite Tracks, and New Discoveries, Into the Club

January 22, 2020

In late 2018, SoundCloud entered the club with its Serato partnership, enabling DJs to mix streaming tracks with DJ Pro and DJ Lite. Over the course of this ...

SoundCloud’s New Update: Share your SoundCloud Tracks on Instagram Stories

October 23, 2018

This morning SoundCloud released a new feature that involves a further integration with popular social media platform Instagram. Users are now able to upload...

Soundcloud Launches New Collaboration Feature for iOS

November 9, 2018

Whether you’re looking to get direct advice on demos and edits or promote your work before it’s official release, Soundcloud just maximized your workflow pro...

Speeding up your SoundCloud monetization with e-NOIs

November 6, 2015

Publishing clearance is an essential part to monetization on SoundCloud. And there is a correct way of going about it, and a wrong way. In this blog post we’...

Split Pay Now Available Through Repost Network!

October 9, 2018

Great news Repost Network clients - the Split Pay feature is now officially available within our dashboard! This makes Repost one of the very few major distr...

Spotify Adds Second App Exclusively for Artists

October 16, 2017

Spotify has released a brand new app: Spotify for Artists. This app is the mobile version of its artist-centered dashboard client for tracking new music, upd...

Spotify CEO Hints Towards Service Charges for Artists

November 12, 2018

It looks like Spotify might add more price tags to their product and service offerings for their Artists, according to their most recent earnings call last w...

Spotify Curated Playlists are Now Becoming Personalized?

September 25, 2018

This recent Friday, the popular media company Billboard reported a noticeable change to Spotify’s platform. Some of the platforms fairly popular playlists: B...

Spotify Launches Educational Event Series for Artists

September 27, 2018

Being an independent artist can be extremely difficult in today’s industry, as you’re expected to handle a lot on your own - promoting your music, negotiatin...

Spotify Loses $9 Billion in Market Value in the Past Three Months: Should we be Worried?

October 25, 2018

Over the past three months, it becomes apparent that Spotify’s total value on the US market has experienced a noticeable drop in value. The US market in its ...

Spotify Playlist Pitching

July 13, 2016

Spotify Playlists Aren’t Just For Best-Selling Artists

December 6, 2019

When I worked for an independent music distributor, the bulk of calls I received from our clients concerned playlisting. Everyone wanted to know how to get o...

Spotify Pre-Saves Launch in Beta

October 7, 2019

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Spotify Redesigns App for Premium Users

October 18, 2018

Spotify’s been extremely busy this year - from allowing direct uploads to their platform to personalizing their official playlists, they’ve shown no signs of...

Spotify for iOS Now Displaying Songwriting Credits

August 15, 2018

Producers and songwriters are working tirelessly behind-the-scenes to make hit songs, creating success for big artists in today’s industry while they remain ...

Spotify’s Head Of Music Explains How To Get On Playlists

March 15, 2020

Whether it’s New Music Friday or Ultimate Indie, a Spotify playlist selection can quite literally change an artist’s career overnight and reel in significant...

Spotlight: Story of Luc

January 14, 2020

Story of Luc have been making stellar, sophisticated pop music since 2017. Their songs are both melancholic and radio-friendly; they demand listener attentio...

Sprint Could Single-Handedly Save Tidal as a Platform

September 5, 2018

As of today, you as an artist are able to distribute your music into 25+ different platforms using Repost Network’s services. Here’s why you should consider ...

Stats for Spotify and Apple Music Pre-Saves

December 11, 2019

We’re very happy to announce that we’ve improved GATE to include analytics around “Follow for Download” as well as Spotify and Apple Music Pre-Saves!

Submit YOUR Music to Spotify Official Curators

July 25, 2018

Beginning on July 19, artists, labels and managers who distribute their music to Spotify now have the ability to submit music directly to Spotify official pl...

SubmitHub Best Practices (for Artists)

May 30, 2017

Trying to increase your chances of being picked up by a music blog? Looking to get more of your music into the hands of more people? Using SubmitHub – a plat...

Submitting Music to Official Spotify Playlists

September 14, 2018

It’s been around 2 months since Spotify gave its users the ability to submit their own music to their officially curated playlists. If you’re distributing on...

TIDAL is now an Available Release Partner for Repost Users

September 24, 2017

TIDAL, the exclusive streaming service, is now an available release partner for Repost users. How about them apples?

TWITCH SOUNDTRACK X REPOST BY SOUNDCLOUD

September 30, 2020

We’re excited to announce we’ve expanded our partnership with Twitch! Repost by SoundCloud is now a preferred partner for the Soundtrack by Twitch beta, anno...

Tencent Delays US IPO During Market Decline

October 12, 2018

As of this week, the Chinese technology enterprise Tencent is reportedly putting a hold on their IPO. In the beginning of October Tencent announced an exciti...

The 3 Best Tracks for Walking Your Dog

June 14, 2017

It’s a sunny Monday afternoon, you’re feeling good, and it’s time to take your dog (or turtle, if you’re into that) for a walk. You’re in luck. We have just ...

The Art of Publishing

February 10, 2021

There are three places where you should register your songs. The first is a PRO (performance rights organization), which is BMI, ASCAP or SESAC. Choose one. ...

The End of Track Artwork

July 14, 2016

The Essential Artist One-Sheet Checklist

June 28, 2018

For those unfamiliar, a one-sheet is a one page overview of your band and/or music. Often, a one-sheet is used by PR agents, distributors, and other industry...

The One Question You Need to Ask Before Releasing Your New Track

January 28, 2020

Your new track sounds great and you can’t wait to upload it to SoundCloud. Before you do that, though, there’s one question you need to answer. Who owns the ...

The Secrets Behind Follow for Download Campaigns

October 17, 2017

The phrase, “Follow for Download,” has become ubiquitous across streaming platforms, most notably SoundCloud. These Follow for Download campaigns are used by...

The State Of Dance Music

January 12, 2020

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The Truth Behind Apple Music and Playlist Pitching: How it Really Works

October 11, 2018

Playlist pitching has become a key aspect in generating streams for yourself as an artist. It’s always been an effective method for promoting tracks, and get...

The Usefulness of Listener Geolocation With SoundCloud

November 18, 2019

One of SoundCloud’s greatest features is the platform’s ability to geolocate listeners. In lay terms, this is when you’re able to see where in the world peop...

Third Party Uploads

December 1, 2019

Congratulations, you have a hit! The song you released into the wilds of the internet benefited from your promotional strategies. It’s getting reposts on Sou...

VEVO Specs & Best Practices

October 6, 2016

Want to Try Spotify's Canvas? Here's What You Need to Know

December 17, 2020

Are you ready to Canvas? Spotify’s Canvas, the tool that allows you to upload looping videos to accompany your tracks on the app, isn’t available to all arti...

Warner and Sony Music Buy $200 Million Worth of Tencent Music Entertainment Shares

October 4, 2018

On October 1st, both Warner Music and Sony Entertainment went through a $200 million transaction to acquire 68 million total shares in Tencent Music Entertai...

Waze Introduces New Audio Integration Including Several Streaming Platforms

October 30, 2018

Waze - a popular navigation app - is partnering with several streaming platforms to bring a new and easy way of music listening to drivers everywhere. Waze i...

Waze and Spotify Integration Debuts on iOS

September 18, 2017

Earlier this year, Spotify and Waze announced a partnership to put Spotify playlists right within the Waze app. Now, the team-up has made its way to iOS. The...

Welcome to the New Repost Platform Beta

August 20, 2018

Every artist deserves the best experience possible when distributing, promoting, and protecting their music. Our current platform has been a great help, but ...

We’re Partnering With I Am Other And Pharrell Williams On A New Compilation Project – And We Want You To Be Part Of It

April 23, 2020

Over the last month, we’ve seen a 50% increase in uploads from creators around the world. We know the rise of the coronavirus has hit creators hard with a lo...

What 2019 Album Releases Can Teach Us About 2020 Planning

February 6, 2020

Music marketing consultant Amber Horsburgh analyzed 691 album releases from 2019 in the US trying to find answers to: when are the best and worst times to re...

What Does Apple's Purchase of Acaii mean for Artists?

October 16, 2018

Acaii is San Francisco based analytics company that is able to discover and manage talent through the use of statistics. By tracking the streaming numbers an...

What You Need to Know Before Splitting Royalties

December 4, 2019

You have a killer track ready to unleash on SoundCloud. You’ve sorted out the songwriting credits. At least, you have the names of everyone who contributed t...

What You Should Know Before Launching a TikTok Campaign

January 3, 2020

Ashnikko is currently riding a wave of viral success after her single “Stupid” blew up on TikTok. Lil Nas X has credited the social network with his success....

What is Television Tracking?

January 20, 2016

What's the Hype on Beatport Hype?

July 3, 2018

Beatport is the number one store for electronic music DJs worldwide. Up until recently, Beatport’s charts, banners, and new release sections have been domina...

When It Comes to Social Media, Go Where You Feel Comfortable

June 17, 2020

For emerging bands, developing and maintaining an online presence is important. Between Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and TikTok, though, you probably don’t h...

Where are my SoundCloud Earnings?

May 3, 2017

After countless months of working with SoundCloud on their payment delays we regret to inform that the platform is late yet again on their March earnings. Th...

Why Are Artists Breaking Up Their Albums Into Separate Releases?

February 27, 2020

The album isn’t dead, it’s just changing shape. Again. Since its inception, the album format—and its accompanying marketing—has been forced to adapt to shift...

Wrapped: Spotify's Artist Overview for 2018

December 6, 2018

As the end of the year approaches, artists now have the ability to view their overall 2018 performance with more ease than ever. Spotify has recently introdu...

Yandex Now Partnered With Repost Network

December 17, 2018

As of today, Repost Network now offers distribution onto the popular Russia-based music platform, Yandex Music! Developed by the large Russian internet compa...

You Can Now Distribute to Saavn Through Repost Network

September 26, 2018

Good news Repost Network users… Saavn - a popular India-based streaming service - is now available in our dashboard! You should absolutely consider enabling ...

You Can Now Master Your Tracks Directly On SoundCloud

July 15, 2020

Whether it’s a just-recorded demo or a mix you’ve been sitting on, now you can make sure every track sounds its best before being heard by the world. Today w...

You can now change your Spotify Artist Profile images directly on Spotify

August 3, 2016

Spotify has now released a feature that was once unavailable: you can now customize the look of your Spotify Artist Profile directly in-app on your desktop!

YouTube Adds Songwriter, Label, and Publisher Credits to Millions of Songs

May 16, 2018

As of today, over half a billion videos on YouTube will carry songwriter, label, and publisher data – and that’s just the beginning.

YouTube Art Tracks now available through Repost Network

November 6, 2017

Art Tracks are static image videos on YouTube that are regarded as the official audio-only version of a sound recording on YouTube. As such, these Art Tracks...

YouTube Partner Program (YPP) Changes Monetization Requirements

January 19, 2018

YouTube has taken measures to tighten the rules around its partner program, and raised the requirements that a channel/creator must meet in order to monetize...

i am OTHER, Volume 2

July 21, 2020

SUBMIT YOUR MUSIC TO BE PART OF “I AM OTHER, VOLUME 2” CURATED BY SOUNDCLOUD X I AM OTHER

Education (1)

Warning: Don’t Put Your Music At Risk

April 22, 2021

Third parties that promise playlist placements or a specific number of streams in exchange for compensation are likely using illegitimate practices. These se...

Fresh Music Friday (6)

Fresh Music Friday: Week 1

June 2, 2017

It’s Friday, the sun is shining, the birds are chirping, and tons of new music has just come out from all over the place. Check out the dopest of the dope on...

Fresh Music Friday: Week 2

June 9, 2017

On this week’s edition of Fresh Music Friday, we bring you that homegrown goodness, fresh off the grill, still smoking hot music. With Week 2, we present a h...

Fresh Music Friday: Week 3

June 16, 2017

Whoa, nelly! Our third Fresh Music Friday is underway. This week, we take a look at some Indie, Hip-Hop, and Electronic releases. Check out our Instagram sto...

Fresh Music Friday: Week 4

June 21, 2017

What day is it? Friday. What does that mean? Fresh Music. So hop on in, we’re going for a ride.

Fresh Music Friday: Week 5

June 28, 2017

It’s figgity figgity Fresh Music Friday. Bringing you that wholesome music goodness that excites your taste buds and makes you go hm hm hm. So grab your cutl...

Fresh Music Friday: Week 6

July 12, 2017

We’re back at it again with Fresh Music Friday, bringing you the most relevant and newest music of the week.

Interview (2)

Kira Kosarin’s Shares Her Eight Steps to Rule the World (Or At Least One Corner of It)

February 20, 2021

Some people are born with stunning talent, and some others are born with the drive and determination to reach for the stars. Kira Kosarin was born with both,...

Mike Pelczynski on Unbreaking The Way Artists Get Paid

April 29, 2021

While streaming is the new normal for music fans around the world, the way artists get paid hasn’t kept pace with the changing industry. Soundcloud’s new Fan...

Merchandise (1)

Merch Revisited: A Paradigm Shift in Fan Engagement

March 15, 2017

Artists today have never been better positioned to earn sustainable livings through their craft. In today’s digital age, they’re primed to operate a holistic...

Op Ed (1)

Op-Ed: Living For and From Your Passion

March 26, 2018

At Repost Network, we strive to make the best application for our users, and be the best team to support you and your needs. We always appreciate your feedba...

Royalties (2)

5 Royalty Streams Every Indie Artist Should Know

March 9, 2017

With the rise of music distributors and digital music aggregators, it has never been easier for an indie artist to release and monetize their music across th...

Getting Paid by Repost

April 10, 2017

Welcome to Repost!

SoundCloud (7)

Getting More Plays on SoundCloud Tips and Tricks

April 4, 2017

As one of the leading monetization networks for SoundCloud, we often get asked what are the best ways to increase exposure around a given release on the plat...

Introducing the New SoundCloud Home Experience

December 15, 2017

SoundCloud just launched a brand new home experience. It makes it easier than ever to discover the hottest releases across the platform.

SoundCloud Adds Algorithmic Sources Insights

November 24, 2017

SoundCloud continues to make it easier for artists to grow their audiences. With the addition of a new stat, algorithmic play insights, creators will receive...

SoundCloud Pulse App Update - Top Listeners, Countries, Cities

August 23, 2017

Built as SoundCloud’s creator-focused companion app, the SoundCloud Pulse app lets creators track and analyze their buzzing communities on-the-go. And it jus...

SoundCloud Takes on $170 Million and a New CEO

August 12, 2017

Soundcloud has a special place in everyone’s heart, which is why there was some anxiety surrounding the recent SoundCloud disruption. Now, the plan behind So...

SoundCloud Terminology: What is a PLine? A CLine?

June 12, 2017

Sometimes the legal terms in music can be confusing. And often, it can be overwhelming. We’re here to help you understand them. While the PLine and CLine hav...

The Most Important Tip for SoundCloud Uploads

June 6, 2017

If you’re having trouble with the quality of your uploads on SoundCloud, we have some suggestions to improve your experience. Sometimes, when listening to yo...

Trap Music Tuesday (6)

Trap Music Tuesday: Week 1

June 6, 2017

This is Trap Music Tuesday, where Repost Network brings you the latest and greatest from our trap artists. If you’re looking for some hard hitting, smash Tra...

Trap Music Tuesday: Week 2

June 13, 2017

Trap Music Tuesday is back for the second week in a row. With a brand new list of songs, start your Tuesday off right with some 808 bass and sizzling snares.

Trap Music Tuesday: Week 3

June 20, 2017

We’re back with another Trap Music Tuesday. Don’t forget to use the hashtag #TrapMusicTuesday on Twitter and to vote for your favorite in our Twitter poll. L...

Trap Music Tuesday: Week 4

June 27, 2017

The latest and greatest Trap hits are in on today’s Trap Music Tuesday. Vote for your favorite artist on Twitter.

Trap Music Tuesday: Week 5

July 10, 2017

Remember the MTV show Silent Library? This isn’t that. This is Trap Music Tuesday, where we get loud and proud about the latest in Trap and 808 bass.

Trap Music Tuesday: Week 6

July 17, 2017

Straight out the trap cannon, we’ve got three new bangers on the roster this week.

YouTube (1)

How to Properly Dispute a YouTube Claim

March 21, 2017

There is a correct way and an incorrect way to dispute a YouTube claim. Whether it is Repost Network who issued a claim on your video or another rightsholder...