Posts Tagged: songkick

Spotify Best Practices: 4 New Tips to Strengthen Your Profile


Spotify is ever-evolving. As the service grows and users discover more and more content, the streaming giant is innovating ways in which artists can connect to fans and vice versa. As a result, Spotify has implemented a few new features for artists, managers and labels which called for an update to our Spotify Best Practices. Before… Read more »

Streaming: All In One, The New Norm?


No doubt we’ve all written and read countless articles about streaming. There will always be those who declare it to be the shotgun-wielding saviour of the music industry, single-handedly delivering us to greener pastures and fatter pockets, and those who declare it to be nothing more than the final fart of a rotting corpse to which… Read more »

Merch, “Experiences,” Serendipity: Spotify Has Everything But The Kitchen Sink


Spotify has really ramped up their fan experience with the roll out of their successful artist merchandise store on verified profiles, incorporated tour info via Songkick and stream counts to help fans find popular songs. They recently took a step further with the integration of BandPage onto artist profiles. Besides providing fans with the option to buy merch, concert… Read more »

Spotify Makes It Crystal Clear


Caught in the polarity between musicians and artists singing their praises (badum ch!) and detesting the service, Spotify realized they needed to get all Jerry Maguire up in here and ‘Show Us the Money’. On December 3, 2013, they did just that with the launch of their new artist website, an artist facing site designed… Read more »

Stuck on SuperGlued


There are several services out there that offer easy tour date management and aggregation for artists and managers, and we’re big fans of them all (Songkick, BandsInTown and SuperGlued to name a few). Each service also allows fans to connect their Facebook profiles so they can receive notifications when bands they like on Facebook are… Read more »