How Do I Add a Release to My Account?

Once you have logged in to your EmuBands account, just click on ‘Add A New Release’ and follow the on-screen...

What Are ISRCs and UPCs?

These are unique identifiers – an ISRC (International Standard Recording Code) identifies a specific recording, and a UPC (Universal Product...

How Long Does It Take?

Once we have received your audio files, artwork file and payment, we can usually get your release processed and distributed...

Can I Select a Release Date?

Yes, this is one of the fields you are asked to complete when adding a release to your account. If...

Can I Make My Release Available for Pre-Order?

Yes, just enter the pre-order start date you’d prefer when adding your release to your account. Your release will be...

How Much Will Stores Charge for My Release?

Retail pricing is generally at the discretion of the store, however there is some degree of flexibility on certain retailers....

What Countries Will My Release Be Available in?

By default, your release will be available Worldwide. However, you can select individual countries to include or exclude as part...

How Do I Add an iTunes Digital Booklet to My Release?

1. What Is An iTunes Digital Booklet? iTunes make digital booklets available in PDF format. An iTunes digital booklet is...

What Format Should My Artwork Be In?

We require a single piece of front cover artwork, per release. Ensure your artwork is: 3000 x 3000 pixels JPG...

Can I Edit a Release After It Has Been Distributed?

There are certain aspects of a release that unfortunately cannot be edited once it has been distributed – for example,...

Can I Remove My Release?

If you wish your release to be removed from sale, please just either open a support ticket through your EmuBands...

How Do I Opt-in to More Stores and What Does It Cost?

There’s no extra charges involved in adding extra stores to your releases through EmuBands. To add more stores to your...

Can I Add Producer & Remixer Credits?

Following Spotify’s update to display Composer, Producer & Remixer credits publicly on their service, we’ve added the ability to add...

iTunes Single & EP definitions

iTunes have strict criteria on what they class as a single, and what they class as an EP. This criteria...

How Do I Add a Featuring Artist to My Tracks?

Featuring Artists can be credited on your tracks, for example, you might have a guest vocalist, who isn’t a permanent...

Instant Gratification Tracks

How do instant gratification tracks work? When your release is available for pre-order on iTunes, customers can immediately download instant...

How Do I Get Url Links for My Release?

You’ll receive an automated email from us when iTunes/Apple Music start processing your release. This email will contain both the...

How Do I Make Sure My Streams Transfer Over?

We’re often asked by our artists & labels how to make sure their streams on Spotify link up across two...

Original Release Date

When adding your release to the EmuBands dashboard area we’ll ask for two pieces of information with regards to your...

A Guide to Artist Information

When adding a release to your EmuBands account, you’ll notice that we ask for two pieces of information under the...

How Do I Get on Spotify Playlists?

Interested in How to Get on Spotify Playlists? Read on. Spotify has added a new feature to Spotify for Artists,...

Can EmuBands Distribute Compilations, or ‘Various Artists’ Releases?

Yes, absolutely! There is no extra cost to distribute a compilation. When adding a release to our system, under ‘Artist...

How Do I Add a Medley track?

If you would like to include a medley track on your release, simply add this on the ‘Tracks’ page as...

Where Can I Find the UPC/EAN for my Release?

After we’ve processed your release, you’ll be able to find the EAN (UPC) for any release on the release by:...

Why Do I Need to Submit Full Composer Names?

As part of the copyright and royalties ecosystem, responsible distributors and DSPs want to make it as easy as possible...

How do I Upload Apple Digital Masters?

If you are planning to upload Apple Digital Masters (previously known as Mastered for iTunes) to your release, EmuBands can...

Waterfall Releases

A waterfall release strategy is when an EP or album has the appearance of being released gradually, with one track...