Why Artists Should Release Their Songs in Dolby Atmos Music

In the ever-evolving landscape of music production and consumption, artists are constantly seeking innovative ways to enhance their craft and connect with their audience on a deeper level. One such revolutionary technology that has been gaining momentum in recent years is Dolby Atmos. Originally developed for cinematic audio experiences, Dolby Atmos  has now made its […]

The Best Way to Legally Sample a Song?

When it comes to how to legally sample music, there can be a lot of confusion around what is and isn’t legal. Although sampling music is an incredibly powerful tool in the world of music production, it’s important to understand when and how you can legally use samples in your own compositions. This blog post […]

How To Properly Submit Your Lyrics for Distribution

Adding lyrics to  your releases is a great way to increase your engagement and possibly your revenue. However,  there is a standard method to submit them in order to guarantee that they are approved by as many outlets as possible.  Below are some guidelines to help you get your lyrics out to as many eyes […]

Compare Benton and other music distribution companies

Without a doubt, there are many  music distribution companies for you to choose from today. You may ask yourself: Why Distro by Benton? The intent of this article is to show how we differ from all of the other music distribution companies.  We are and always have been focused on supporting independent artists. From the […]

Music Industry Myths to Avoid: The Poor Man’s Copyright

A challenge for today’s independent musicians is dealing with is the avalanche of misinformation that is thrown their way. In this series we will address a few of the myths that have withstood the test of time. This article will address one of the oldest: The Poor Man’s Copyright. What Is a Copyright? A copyright […]

What are Super Fans and Why Do You Need Them?

Super Fans today demand more than just music, they seek  an intimate connection with their favorite artists.  But why should you, as an artist, care about these fans? Why should you engage?  Because it is a symbiotic relationship. The feeling a fan gives the artist is uplifting, it’s like oxygen. When fans and artists connect […]