Browsing Tag: horus music

Is Video Game Sync the Future?

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Video game sync is getting more popular by the day. More and more artists are becoming interested in having their music used in video games. It was announced earlier this year, for example, that a version of Ariana Grande’s track ‘Touch It’ would appear in the soundtrack of the Final Fantasy Brave Exvius game. On top of that, [...]

How to Upload Releases onto MyClientZone

Industry Updates, Tips
So you’ve finally finished your release and you want to release it through Horus Music and have it delivered to hundreds of download, streaming, mobile and radio Internet platforms around the world. Here’s how: Access the Client Zone via myclientzone.com/horus-music-limited or through the main website, and you should be taken to the following [...]

Welcome to MyClientZone

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The time has finally come. We have welcomed our new MyClientZone system! This will replace the current Client Zone that has been in operation since 2014. This is now where you can go to upload and distribute your releases. You will notice quite a lot of difference between this new system and our old one, but you should find a lot quicker and [...]

The Pros and Cons of Streaming

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When building a music career it is important to not only evaluate yourself and your music, but, also to evaluate the market you want to be a part of. This blog will outline just a few of the pros and cons to streaming; making a case for both why streaming can be great for musicians but also what needs to be improved. Pro: There are now lower [...]

Three Key Streaming Questions for Independent Labels and Artists

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Streaming is now the main way of making money in the sale of music and this will probably continue to be the trend in the near future. Because of this, it is important that those who are wanting to enter into the marketplace are aware of the main talking points around streaming, in order to be aware of what could negatively affect them but [...]

Soundcloud Go Update

Industry Updates
You may have noticed that Soundcloud have made a few changes recently and your profile on their platform may have been affected. A few of our clients have contacted to ask why their music is being uploaded to Soundcloud and in some cases it is causing duplicate tracks and even playlists of albums to be created. When these are created, users [...]

How Important Are Streaming Playlists?

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You can have a successful marketing campaign without playlist support from streaming platforms, but it is definitely something you should consider as a marketing tool for your next release. As more and more people turn to streaming as their primary source of music listening, applying techniques that relate to these platforms can certainly help [...]

Why is Protecting Your Music from Piracy Important?

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It’s one big confusing world out there, especially with people doing the wrong thing and downloading songs illegally. People don’t always know what’s actually behind the music and how hard artists work. Here is why you should be protecting your music. Artists & Their Attitude I’ve heard some artists brush off the fact that [...]

Horus Music Wins Queen’s Award for Enterprise

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We are delighted to announce that Horus Music has been awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise for International Trade. Established in 2006, Horus Music is a global music distribution and label services company. Having initially focused on management they now offer musicians a simple and affordable solution to distribute their music and [...]

Release Checklist

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When you’re ready to distribute your music, there are a few things you need to check to help speed up the release process. Metadata (Information such as the artist, release title, genre, copyright information etc.)   Titles Product titles and track titles should be formatted in title case. (e.g. This Is Title Case, This is sentence case). [...]