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We are excited to annouce a brand new DSP Integration: AWA AWA is a Japanese subscription streaming music service that launched in Japan in 2015 and is a joint venture between the Avex Group (a group of entertainment companies that includes Avex Trax, one of the largest record labels in Japan) and Ameba / CyberAgent (a popular Japanese social network/blog site with currently over 40 million users).
Introducing 'Virtual Events' - another game-changing feature now available on Spotify as the platform continues to provide new ways to help artists promote their music and reach their fans.
It's all coming together. Facebook announced a new integration with the music industry for its Facebook Gaming Partners who will now be able to play music in the background of their livestreams whilst gaming.
Introducing the new way to watch and create content with... YouTube Shorts. What are YouTube Shorts? Shorts is a new short-form 15-second video format which can be created using licensed music from the YouTube platform - another great way to showcase your label's new and upcoming releases perhaps?
New features mean new rules and new algorithms to get to grips with, but most importantly - new opportunities. With this in mind, we wanted to share some insider tips and tricks to help you get the most out of Reels and enhance your social presence.
ELD, Beatport and the international electronic music community join forces to raise funds to rebuild Beirut On September 13, 40 days of mourning, after the tragic and horrific blast that shook the Lebanese capital, Beirut, Electronic Labor Day (ELD), Beatport Reconnect, international DJ Carl Cox, together with the international electronic music community, will join forces through the 'For Beirut' initiative. As international DJs from around the world, spared no time in getting in touch with their friends and partners in Beirut, delivering messages of solidarity and support.
Across the industry, touring and club gigs are still currently very much on hold for DJs; it can be hard to stay creative in uncertain times but DJ TechTools has put together an insightful, positive and helpful article
There have been some exciting updates to the Amazon Music for Artists app which will help artists and labels plan effective promo campaigns and make sure their releases are as successful as possible on the platform.
Congratulations are in order for Phibes whose remix of Beat Assassins' 'Home Grown' on Jungle Cakes just hit the overall Beatport #1 spot!
Have you ever seen someone using personalised stickers on Instagram and thought 'I need to get some of those'? Well, you're in luck - Label Worx has got you covered.
Your Instagram feed may look a bit different this week, that's because Instagram has just launched their new Global Reels feature - an exciting new way to create and discover short, entertaining videos on Instagram which gives you a fresh approach to boost your label's social content and interaction and it's available in 50 territories!
For the first time ever, DJs using Denon DJ's Engine OS enabled PRIME Series hardware will have instant access to Beatport's vast catalogue of curated dance music on demand without a computer.
When was the last time you had a chance to sit down and sort all your music files out? Or update your playlists? Many of us are still in some form of lockdown and there is a good chance you've completed Netflix by now - sound about right? If you're looking to find productive ways to use your time in an effective way and make sure you're club-ready when the time comes, DJ Tech Tools has created a helpful guide with insightful videos covering 6 ways DJs can get organised during lockdown.
It has never been more important to make sure that your releases are generating an income and that you are collecting every penny possible from your music. The world of publishing and royalty collection can be notoriously tricky to navigate though, which is why we've teamed up with Songtrust to offer Label Worx customers an exclusive 20% discount on the usual $100 registration fee.
Following the UK Government's announcement of a support fund for the arts, the NTIA today launches the #LetUsDance campaign to highlight the vital importance of supporting the UK's Dance Music industry. The aim is to ensure the government cannot ignore this sector of the UK Arts and Culture where financial support is crucial for its survival.
We've teamed up with Rotor who offer an affordable and high quality alternative to professional video production and editing. Their online app is the perfect tool to create unique and original video content quickly and on a budget.
Big news for streaming: as of this week, Spotify has added 13 new territories, including Russia, to the already extensive list of territories it operates in.
Have you heard the big announcement this week? The UK Government has announced a ?1.57bn support package for Britain's art and culture sector, which includes live music venues.