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Breakthrough Manager of the Year Nominees

03 March 2015

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Breakthrough Manager of the Year Nominees Announced for Artist and Manager Awards 2015, sponsored by DICE  The Artist and Manager Awards...

BIMM NAMED LEAD EDUCATIONAL PARTNER OF THE GREAT ESCAPE FESTIVAL

03 March 2015

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• The Great Escape, now in its 10th year, is Europe’s leading festival for new music • BIMM becomes The Great...

BELIEVE DIGITAL & PRIME DIRECT DISTRIBUTION SIGN JOINT VENTURE

02 March 2015

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Believe Digital is pleased to announce the signing of long-standing digital & physical distributor Prime Direct Distribution, in a partnership...

SONY/ATV MUSIC PUBLISHING APPOINTS RICK KRIM CO-PRESIDENT, U.S.

02 March 2015

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Industry veteran to run West Coast A&R operations  Sony/ATV Music Publishing, the world’s leading music publisher, has appointed Rick Krim as...

JAMES STEVEN APPOINTED EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT, COMMUNICATIONS & MARKETING, WARNER MUSIC GROUP

02 March 2015

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Warner Music Group Corp. (WMG) today announced the promotion of James Steven to the post of Executive Vice President, Communications...

Kobalt Closes $60 Million in Funding to Scale its Technology and Services for Songwriters, Artists and Rights Owners Globally

27 February 2015

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- Google Ventures leads Series C funding round- MSD Capital, L.P. increases its investment and MSDC Management, L.P. makes its...

Clara Amfo is new host of BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge

27 February 2015

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Fearne Cotton leaving Radio 1 BBC Radio 1 today announced that Clara Amfo will join the daytime roster of DJs...

The BRIT Awards 2015 with MasterCard Broadcast exclusively on ITV

26 February 2015

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Ed Sheeran and Sam Smith take home the most awards with both winning two trophies each Ed bags the big award...

GLOBAL RELEASE DAY TO GO AHEAD FOLLOWING INTERNATIONAL CONSULTATION

26 February 2015

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Following consultation with artists, musicians unions, record companies and retailers, it was confirmed today that the release day for new...

British music sales boosted by outstanding BRITs performances

26 February 2015

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Royal Blood, Paloma Faith, and the ‘Holy Trinity’ of British male artists – Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith and George Ezra...

Continued Growth in Danish Music

25 February 2015

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Recorded music in Denmark grows for the second year running. Thereby, consumers now reward the music industry for its digital...

Artist and Manager Awards announce nominees for Breakthrough Artist of the Year

25 February 2015

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Artist and Manager Awards announce nominees for Breakthrough Artist of the Year, sponsored by DICE The Artist and Manager Awards 2015,...

Kanye West confirmed to perform at The BRIT Awards 2015

25 February 2015

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The BRIT Awards with MasterCard are delighted to confirm that global icon and visionary artist Kanye West is confirmed to...

More physical stores sell music and video than ever before

24 February 2015

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More physical stores sell music and video than ever before Entertainment retailers smash 10,000 outlet barrier UK digital entertainment services now exceed...

JAKE WISELY APPOINTED CEO OF THE BICYCLE MUSIC COMPANY

24 February 2015

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Globally influential independent music publisher and rights manager, The Bicycle Music Company, today announced that Jake Wisely has been promoted...

Martin Mills at the ERA Manifesto launch

24 February 2015

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I’m particularly happy to be here today because my roots are in retail. This beard was grown in the fortnight...

SHAPING THE FUTURE OF ENTERTAINMENT

24 February 2015

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Retailers highlight collaboration within entertainment sector as key to growth “Non-political” Manifesto offers five point plan to unleash sector’s potential   The Entertainment Retailers...

Brian Message addresses the attendees at ERA Manifesto launch

24 February 2015

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His guide notes:   - thank you ERA for inviting me to say a few words. I'm somewhat fortunate to have a...

Barry Dickins, co-director of ITB, presented with the Primavera Award 2015

24 February 2015

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Barry Dickins, founder of the prestigious artist booking agency International Talent Booking, will be awarded the Primavera Award 2015, a...

MP Weatherley Welcomes New Government Amendment on Secondary Ticketing

24 February 2015

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Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, and co-chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Secondary...

THE RADIO ACADEMY ANNOUNCES NEW CHAIR AND NEW STRUCTURE AS PART OF A NEW LOOK ORGANISATION

24 February 2015

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  Chris Burns announced as new Chair of Radio Academy from April 2015 Radio Academy becomes a membership led organisation Details of...

TAYLOR SWIFT NAMED IFPI GLOBAL RECORDING ARTIST OF 2014

23 February 2015

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Taylor Swift has been named the IFPI Global Recording Artist of 2014, receiving the annual award honouring the most popular...

Frank Taubert steps down as CEO of 24-7 Entertainment

23 February 2015

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Dear Friends, It is with a mixture of sadness, pride and excitement that I am writing to let you know that...

AIM ANNOUNCES Music Connected 2015

20 February 2015

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The UK’s Largest Digital Music Conference, in association with CI PledgeMusic, Sound Cloud, Vevo, Merlin, The Orchard, Spotify, AudioLock...

Thirteen more acts set to promote UK music abroad

19 February 2015

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·       Acts including Kate Tempest and You Me At Six to receive funding through Music Export Growth Scheme (MEGS) ·        In its first...

Kobalt Acquires CEG Rights From Cutting Edge - Will Administer Drive, Whiplash Scores

19 February 2015

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Kobalt acquires film score administration business, CEG Rights, from leading film music financier Cutting Edge Group Repertoire includes scores for films...

GOOD GROOVE SONGS PARTNERS WITH A&G SYNC

19 February 2015

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BOUTIQUE PUBLISHER APPOINTS A&GSYNC TO MANAGE SYNC RIGHTS Good Groove Songs, the management, production and publishing house owned and run by...

Entertainment retailers to launch Manifesto for the Music, Video and Games markets

19 February 2015

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The UK’s entertainment retailers and digital services will next week for the first time publish a Manifesto, outlining a five...

NME AWARDS 2015 WITH AUSTIN, TEXAS WINNERS ANNOUNCED

19 February 2015

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 KASABIAN AND JAMIE T PICK UP THREE AWARDS EACH ROYAL BLOOD WIN BEST NEW BAND AND BEST LIVE BAND SUEDE RECEIVE GODLIKE...

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