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Category: General

Talk the Talk: Music Terms, A Glossary

Understanding the language of the industry is key to a viable career and this week we’re spotlighting the lingo around the business of distribution. One of the great advantages of being a working artist today is the opportunity you have to control many of the business aspects of your career. Regardless of whether you find […]

How the New Playlist Submission Feature Helps You Find Fans

We talk to Spotify’s Steve Shirley about the importance of track-level metadata for playlist consideration. Back in July, Spotify for Artists launched a beta feature designed to give artists, labels and teams a streamlined process for submitting a song for playlist consideration. When you submit a song, you’ll have the option to fine-tune how you […]

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It’s Election Day in Dodge City, Kansas, and Alejandro Rangel-Lopez is looking for a ride. Dressed in a blue Kansas Jayhawks T-shirt (he hopes to go to KU next fall) and classic Old Skool Vans, the 18-year-old is eager to cast his ballot for the first time. Bridget, a college honors student and single mom […]