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Music Futures Conference Returns For A Fourth Year With A Multitude Of Leading Industry Figureheads

18 September 2014

Press release

CONFIRMED SPEAKERS INCLUDE GEORGE ERGATOUDIS (HEAD OF MUSIC AT RADIO 1) / JOHN DYER (DIRECTOR DOMINO RECORDINGS) / CHRIS PRICE (HEAD...

THE ASSOCIATION OF INDEPENDENT FESTIVALS ANNOUNCES KEY BOARD CHANGES

18 September 2014

Press release

NEW CHAIR & VICE CHAIR APPOINTED AND NEW STRATEGY BOARD ANNOUNCED The Association of Independent Festivals (AIF), the London based trade...

YOUTH MUSIC AND FEATURED ARTISTS COALITION ANNOUNCE CHARITY PARTNERSHIP

18 September 2014

Press release

The national music charity Youth Music and the Featured Artists Coalition (FAC) are delighted to announce a charity partnership between...

Raoul Chatterjee elected Chairman of ERA

18 September 2014

Press release

Hut Group and Proper Music join ERA board Raoul Chatterjee, SVP Music at 7digital Group plc has been elected Chairman of...

SONY/ATV SIGNS ELLA HENDERSON TO WORLDWIDE DEAL AHEAD OF RELEASE OF DEBUT ALBUM

18 September 2014

Press release

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has today announced it has signed Ella Henderson to a worldwide publishing deal. The long-term agreement follows the...

Broadcast Music, Inc. Reports Record-Breaking Revenues of $977 Million

18 September 2014

Press release

BMI Distributes a Historic 75-Year High of $840 Million to Songwriters, Composers and Music Publishers Broadcast Music, Inc ® (BMI®), the...

David Balfour wonders, should music companies be feeling jittery about suggestions of an overheated technology space.

18 September 2014

Editorial

Billboard this week picked up on concerns being voiced in the venture capital community that the startup space is starting...

UNIVERSAL MUSIC GREATER CHINA APPOINTS ANDREW CHAN AS NEW SVP, DIGITAL & STRATEGIC DEVELOPMENT

17 September 2014

Press release

Universal Music has named Andrew Chan to the new position of Senior Vice President of Digital & Strategic Development, for...

SONY/ATV SIGNS IGGY AZALEA TO LONG-TERM, WORLDWIDE PUBLISHING DEAL

17 September 2014

Press release

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has today announced it has signed Iggy Azalea to a worldwide publishing deal.  The long-term agreement with the...

2014 MTV EMA nominations

17 September 2014

Press release

MTV today revealed the nominees for the 2014 MTV EMA, the world's annual music awards show that celebrates the year's hottest artists...

BMG CHRYSALIS US ACQUIRES THE MUSIC BEYOND CATALOG

16 September 2014

Press release

BMG Chrysalis US has announced the acquisition of the Music Beyond Production Library catalog. The L.A. based independent library contains...

U2 giveaway fails to deliver catalogue bonanza

16 September 2014

Press release

Just 60 additional albums sold on the High Street Promotion devalues music and excludes millions - ERA U2's much-publicised decision to give...

PRS for Music Foundation welcomes two new members of staff

16 September 2014

Press release

  Generator’s Joe Frankland joins as PRS for Music Foundation’s new Industry Fund Manager Flatpack Film Festival’s Flora Ward joins as the...

WESTFIELD TO LAUNCH MUSIC CUBE

16 September 2014

Press release

A brand new, immersive, live music experience  Westfield is excited to announce the launch of MUSIC CUBE - a brand new...

Emilíana Torrini headlines Ja Ja Ja Festival

15 September 2014

Press release

Emilíana Torrini headlines Ja Ja Ja Festival - London’s celebration of Nordic music, food & film - 13th, 14th &...

Calvin Harris' Blame is the first song to break 10m streams in a week on Spotify

15 September 2014

Press release

- Calvin Harris' Blame is now the first song ever to break the milestone of 10m streams in a single week globally...

DIGITAL MUSIC TRENDS REACHES MILESTONE 200TH EPISODE

15 September 2014

Press release

Five and a half years since publishing its first show the Digital Music Trends (DMT) podcast reached its 200th episode this week....

SKINNY LISTER SIGN TO XTRA MILE RECORDINGS

15 September 2014

Press release

SKINNY LISTER SIGN TO XTRA MILE RECORDINGS – ANNOUNCE 5 NEW ALBUM SHOWS  Xtra Mile Recordings are pleased and proud to...

Jockey Club Live plays to nearly 300,000 people in first year

11 September 2014

Press release

Jockey Club Live Confirmed as UK’s 6th Largest Live Music Promoter  Tuesday 9th September 2014 – Jockey Club Live, the new music...

UNIVERSAL MUSIC SOUTH EAST ASIA ANNOUNCES NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH SMART IN CAMBODIA

11 September 2014

Press release

  Universal Music South East Asia has partnered with Cambodia¡¦s second largest mobile telecommunications operator, Smart Axiata, to deliver unparalleled content...

Barclaycard Mercury Prize Albums of the Year 2014

11 September 2014

Press release

The 2014 Barclaycard Mercury Prize 'Albums of the Year' were announced on Wednesday 10 September. The 2014 Albums of the Year...

Pandora Strikes US Licensing Deal with BMG

11 September 2014

Press release

Pandora, the leading internet radio service, and international music rights management company BMG, today announced a multi-year agreement for a...

Sir Tim Rice to receive BMI Award

11 September 2014

Press release

Grammy, Oscar, Golden Globe Award winning lyricist  to be honored at London Ceremony    Broadcast Music, Inc.® (BMI®), the global leader in music...

Pharrell’s Happy now the UK’s most downloaded track of all time

10 September 2014

Press release

Hat trick! Pharrell claims 3 of the UK’s Top 10 biggest selling downloads everNews comes on 10th anniversary of the Official...

Apple Announces iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus—The Biggest Advancements in iPhone History

10 September 2014

Press release

Dramatically Thin Design Features Stunning Retina HD Displays, Powerful A8 Chip, Advanced Cameras & Apple PayApple today announced iPhone 6...

VIACOM CLOSES ACQUISITION OF CHANNEL 5

10 September 2014

Press release

Company announces first joint commissions between Channel 5 and UK pay TV channels MTV and Nickelodeon Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN), a...

HOWARD GABRIEL NAMED EVP, MARKETING FOR WARNER BROS. RECORDS

09 September 2014

Press release

Veteran Executive Joins Label’s Senior Management Team  Warner Bros. Records (WBR) today announced the appointment of Howard Gabriel as Executive Vice...

Nominations announced for the Xperia Access Q Awards

09 September 2014

Press release

KASABIAN AND ARCTIC MONKEYS LEAD NOMINATIONS KATE BUSH UP FOR BEST LIVE ACT  SAM SMITH, PAOLO NUTINI, ELBOW, DAMON ALBARN, ARCADE...

DAVID BOWIE ‘NOTHING HAS CHANGED’

09 September 2014

Press release

DAVID BOWIE ‘NOTHING HAS CHANGED’ THE DEFINITIVE COLLECTION FEATURING THE BRAND NEW SINGLE 'SUE (OR IN A SEASON OF CRIME)’ BOTH RELEASED NOVEMBER...

VICTORY RECORDS TO DISTRIBUTE FAMINED RECORDS

09 September 2014

Press release

Winter Park, FL based label Famined Records has entered into an exclusive, worldwide distribution agreement with Victory Records. Famined Records was...

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