Bandcamp Bulletin #001 – Highlights From 2023 & What’s Next

Welcome to the Bandcamp Bulletin, a periodic update on what’s happening at Bandcamp. Here are some highlights from 2023 and a sneak peek at what we’re working on next.  Highlights: You can now use the Bandcamp app to make playlists from the music in your collection! “One of the best things an app did, ever.Continue reading “Bandcamp Bulletin #001 – Highlights From 2023 & What’s Next”

Songtradr Acquires Bandcamp

Songtradr, a music licensing platform and marketplace company supporting artists, labels, and publishers, has acquired Bandcamp from Epic Games.  Bandcamp will continue to operate as a marketplace and music community with an artist-first revenue share. Songtradr will also offer Bandcamp artists the ability and choice to have their music licensed to all forms of mediaContinue reading “Songtradr Acquires Bandcamp”

Introducing Listening Parties on Bandcamp

Today we’re excited to announce Listening Parties –  a new way to celebrate and build support for your album on Bandcamp. It takes a lot of hard work to finish an album, and even more work to win your fans’ attention during a release campaign. Listening Parties are here to help! They let you andContinue reading “Introducing Listening Parties on Bandcamp”

Bandcamp and Bandcamp United Release Joint Statement on Union Vote

Today, a majority of eligible Bandcamp workers voted 31-7 in favor of forming Bandcamp United, a union represented by the Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU). The vote results now await certification by the National Labor Relations Board, with a collective bargaining process to follow. Below is a joint statement from Bandcamp co-founder EthanContinue reading “Bandcamp and Bandcamp United Release Joint Statement on Union Vote”

The Bandcamp app now supports playlists!

You can now use the Bandcamp app to make playlists from the music in your collection! Just go to your collection where you’ll see a new playlist tab. Tap on that, create a playlist, and start adding to it by selecting “add to playlist” from a track or album’s context menu, or via a longContinue reading “The Bandcamp app now supports playlists!”

We’ve improved search!

Good news, we’ve made some big improvements to searching on Bandcamp.  You can now search using combinations of artist, track, album, and label names. Try searching for an artist name + album name to find exactly what you’re looking for. New releases used to take several hours to show up in search. Now they appearContinue reading “We’ve improved search!”

Mary Lattimore on the livestream she likes the best

Los Angeles-based harpist Mary Lattimore released Silver Ladders, her full-length follow-up to acclaimed album Hundreds of Days, back in October 2020 during the first stage of the pandemic. Since there wasn’t the possibility of touring or playing live at the time, Mary decided to debut the songs on Bandcamp Live and was one of theContinue reading “Mary Lattimore on the livestream she likes the best”

Bandcamp Live Is Now Open to Everyone

Bandcamp Live is now available to all artists on Bandcamp. Go here to see it in action, learn more, and set up your first show. You can choose to make shows ticketed or free, and fans can support you during a show by purchasing something from the merch table, or by sending virtual gifts. WhatContinue reading “Bandcamp Live Is Now Open to Everyone”