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Apple Shutting Down iTunes

For almost 2 decades, iTunes has been the way Apple users listen to music, watch movies and TV shows, listen to podcasts and manage their devices. It was a creation that revolutionized how we access music. A New Era As…

How to Claim and Update Your Artist Profile on All Major Music Platforms

Clear visuals and updated artist profiles are crucial in creating and maintaining your artist image. In the digital age, branding is everything, so it’s important to keep all of your platforms up-to-date. Check out our complete image and artist profile guide below, including…

How to Get Featured on iTunes, Spotify, Pandora + More

Ever wonder how musicians receive editorial features and spotlights on platforms like Spotify, iTunes, Beatport, etc.? These happen through feature placements, which must be requested via your label or distributor (and sometimes this is feasible on your own). How does…

Video Distribution Comparison

One of the many things Symphonic aspires to do is to be 100% transparent with our pricing and how we stack up against the competition.  Below, you’ll find some research we did to help artists make a quicker and well…

How to Increase Your Chances of being Featured in Spotify, Beatport, Pandora, + More

This week, we’re back with the latest on presenting your best case to Partners for the topmost potential to land a feature. Take note and get ready to win! Here are our tips and tricks for having the best chance…

How to Claim your Label/Artist Pages

Have you claimed your page yet? Claiming your page gives you way more control over your page, can give you the verified blue check mark, and allows you to view more information about your streams, followers and more. Most distributors…

Apple Revamping iTunes App Ahead of WWDC

Apple Revamping iTunes App Ahead of WWDC – Just five days after launching iOS 8.3, Apple released a beta version of iOS 8.4, introducing the new music streaming service to developers. The highly-anticipated service, set to launch at the 26th…

Apple Responds to Indie Labels Concerns over New iTunes Store Changes

For the last few months, indie labels have been expressing their concerns about the changes that have taken effect in iTunes. The labels expressed that they feared their music wouldn’t have as much of a presence with the new implementations. As…