For Spotify Artists: Preserving and Combining Spotify Plays

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If you’re currently undergoing a label transfer or planning to re-release a song that you’ve delivered to Spotify, it might  be useful for you to know how to re-upload your music without losing precious plays. Or you might be releasing an album containing a single you’ve already released, and you wish to aggregate the plays for the track. Fortunately for …

The Ultimate Guide To Request Store Features

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One of the most frequently asked questions we receive is “How do i get my track featured on beatport/iTunes/amazon/insert other major stores here?” and before we even get started discussing this topic, let me start by saying, no distributor or label can guarantee you a feature. If they tell you that they would be lying and thats a company you …

Google Play Best Practices

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Google Play is a seamless approach to digital entertainment on all of mobile devices. It gives users one place to find, enjoy and share their favorite entertainment, from apps to movies, music, books and more on their phones, tablets, computers and TV. Google Play has been a great place for artists and labels to showcase their music to their big …

How to improve your “Music Streaming” presence and revenue

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Music streaming remains one of the hottest and most controversial topics in the industry today. Whether you believe it is here to save the music business or that it has actually ruined the progress made by digital downloads, it has become an important part of any record label/artist’s income. The competition in this new “landscape” is fierce, every major tech …

How “Option B” can generate extra revenue for your label via “We Are EDM” and “We Are Electro”

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Late in 2012 we announced the creation of our in-house label “We Are Electro” (original post here), the idea behind the label was to release compilations of 20 Electro tracks to help cross promote artists and generate extra revenue for the labels that decided to opt-in. As other genres grow in popularity we felt it was necessary to also expand …

Five reasons why Label Engine can improve your life

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1. An open bar for label managers Label Engine is the total package for managing your releases. Distributed labels get the full range of tools at no additional cost, while non-distributed partners get pricing at unprecedented minimums, affordable to anyone. With Label Engine being a driving force in today’s music, a partnership with them is a no-brainer! 2. Math is …

Pre-allocations, what are they and why should I use them?

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Recently we’ve been working a lot on incorporating a pre-allocation system into Label Engine, but what are pre-allocations and why should you care? Well, with the standard way that most of you are used to doing your accounts with Label Engine, each time you upload a new statement you see a list of your royalties and work your way through …