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5 Essential Tips for Sharing & Renting Music Equipment

November 1, 2016  

Every musician has been there: You’re playing a gig mid-tour in a distant town and your amp blows a tube. Or your guitar - which you were forced to check on an airplane against your will - ends up in Kansas City, while you’re in Minneapolis. You need a last minute replacement, so you sta ...

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The Best Free VST Plugins for Music Production

October 31, 2016  

There’s never been a better time for independent DIY musicians to mix, master and produce their own tracks, to avoid expensive studio fees. You can download a seemingly endless supply of free VST plugins for music production to add to your digital audio workstation, whether that’s Logic ...

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Music Blogs That Want YOUR Music!

October 28, 2016  

Getting your music heard is hard. Getting your music heard by the right people is even harder. You hear so many blogs, journalists and other industry big names complaining about unsolicited PR emails from bands, so it’s difficult to know where to tread. This is why we have set up this blog pos ...

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How to View Your Spotify Analytics using Fan Insights

October 14, 2016  

With more than 100 million users and over one billion hours of monthly listening, Spotify helps artists reach legions of music fans all over the world. You can now view and track your Spotify analytics using Fan Insights, a new service which offers artists the chance to get know their audience bett ...

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How to get verified on Twitter as a musician

October 6, 2016  

Do you want to get a blue tick on your Twitter account? Twitter verification for musicians is now easier than ever, offering a great way to give your social media presence the professional look that’s sure to draw more attention to your posts. Anyone can now apply for a blue tick. Just follow ...

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How To Get My Music Video On VEVO

October 2, 2016  

Do you want to get your music video on VEVO? Are you looking to set up a VEVO artist channel, even though you are unsigned? VEVO provides premium music video content for mobile and web to some of the world’s biggest artists. Through Ditto Music, you can now set up your own VEVO channel and ge ...

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Latest Music Opportunities: Apply to Play Festivals & Events Across the World

October 1, 2016  

Stay up-to-date with the latest free music opportunities from around the world and apply to play festivals and events with our opportunities map, regularly updated with new gig opportunities and music competitions. Find opportunities for unsigned bands, solo artists and DJ's across the UK, USA, Aus ...

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10 tips for successful music collaboration

September 29, 2016  

Music collaboration presents itself in many forms and offers a great way to make new connections and reach new fans. But what are the ways best for artists to find musicians to collaborate with, and put themselves in the position to start mutually-beneficial musical relationships. Jimmy Bortolo from ...

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Get Your Music Featured on the Australian Hitlist!

September 22, 2016  

There’s been an incredible response to our request for new music to feature on our Ditto New Music Spotify Playlist. We’ve had so many amazing tracks come through, that we have decided to create an Australian hitlist - to highlight our wonderful Aussie artists! We’re now looking ...

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What Is Chart Registration And Why Do I Need It?

September 19, 2016  

If you're hoping to break into the official music charts and get the massive exposure that comes with having a chart-climbing single, you'll need chart registration. Only chart registered songs and albums can enter the official charts, whether that's the UK Top 40, Billboard or ARIA. So let's take a ...

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