It's no secret than many creatives - to include authors and musicians - are going an indie route. There are many pluses, including more control and flexibility, but taking on the business of distribution can be a little overwhelming when you're new to the game!
SonicBids recently shared a helpful article on everything you need to know about distributing your own music. Have a read, and see if it helps expand your knowledge and prepare you for your own DIY release.
I'm currently working with Ryan Chrys & The Rough Cuts on a new release now. Keep an eye out! Their new album hits stores on March 28th!