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UNIVERSAL MUSIC PUBLISHING GROUP SIGNS MEXICAN P.R.O. SACM

07 July 2015

Press release

Universal Music Publishing Mexico has signed an exclusive publishing administration agreement with SACM (Sociedad de Autores y Compositores de México),...

Rdio Enhances Personalised Music Streaming Experience with New Stations Curated by Record Labels & Influencers

07 July 2015

Press release

Customised Stations by Tastemakers Around the World Debut in U.S., Canada, U.K., Australia, Mexico, Brazil, India & Asia   Rdio, a...

NINETEEN OF THE UK’S MOST PROMISING MUSIC ACTS AND SONGWRITERS RECEIVE SUPPORT TO AMPLIFY THEIR SOUND ABROAD

06 July 2015

Press release

·       Government continues to back music exports as UK music now accounts for one in seven albums sold globally·       Music...

TIME INC. UK ANNOUNCES MAJOR BRAND TRANSFORMATION FOR NME

06 July 2015

Press release

Digital innovation, a new approach to content, more commercial opportunities for partners and a free weekly magazine   Iconic brand NME today announces the...

AIM CONFIRMS AGM DETAILS

06 July 2015

Press release

The Association of Independent Music (AIM), which represents over 800 independent music companies in the UK, has confirmed details of...

STREAMING DRIVES BOOST IN UK MUSIC CONSUMPTION IN FIRST HALF OF 2015

03 July 2015

Press release

•     4% increase in Album Equivalent Sales (AES) for year to date (Jan – Jun 2015) •     Major album releases get...

Apple Music is so new, so multi-faceted and so potentially reshaping of our business that we currently have a lot more questions to ask than conclusions drawn, David Balfour comments.

03 July 2015

Editorial

We’re excited because this is a really important new service which utterly reshapes one of the single most significant revenue...

PRS for MUSIC LAUNCHES STREAMFAIR

03 July 2015

Press release

  Growing opportunities for streaming needs the right support to create a sustainable ecosystem Awareness campaign aims to highlight the need for...

Rebel Sound announced for Beats 1 Radio

03 July 2015

Press release

We are very excited to announce that Rebel Sound will be presenting a fortnightly two hour show for newly launched Beats 1 Radio...

UK ‘spending festival’ with live entertainment up 8.5 per cent year-on-year

03 July 2015

Press release

Live entertainment in the UK enjoys a renaissance, as consumers make the most of a rise in spending power, splashing...

Henley Business School MBA for the Music & Creative Industries

02 July 2015

Press release

SuperBrand to SuperFan Using the power of celebrity talent to create effective brand engagement   Now in its third year, Henley Business School’s...

UK music publishers celebrate ‘special relationship’ with boost in exports to the USA

02 July 2015

Press release

For three years running, 1 in 3 of the Year End 100 US albums feature compositions by a UK songwriter...

Generator announce Music Futures Conference for 2015

02 July 2015

Press release

Thursday 12th November 2015 – Sage Gateshead – tickets on sale now from £80 plus VAT Already confirmed to be moved...

BUDDY HOLLY’S WIDOW ENTRUSTS HIS TIMELESS CATALOGUE TO BMG

02 July 2015

Press release

BMG is delighted to announce that it has agreed the acquisition of all the rights in the seminal Buddy Holly...

Ministry of Sound closes a production deal for several years with arvato Replication

02 July 2015

Press release

Ministry of Sound, one of the leading club- and electronic-dance music labels, and the global entertainment and media service provider...

UNIVERSAL MUSIC PUBLISHING PROMOTES JESSICA RIVERA TO EVP/HEAD OF EAST COAST OPERATIONS

01 July 2015

Press release

Jessica Rivera has been promoted to the new position of Executive Vice President/Head of East Coast Operations reporting to Jody...

MEREDITH GARDNER & JOSH KAHN PROMOTED AT CAPITOL

01 July 2015

Press release

Meredith Gardner and Josh Kahn have each been promoted to Vice President of Digital Marketing & Product, Capitol Music Group...

KILIMANJARO GROUP ANNOUNCES A NEW TICKETING PLATFORM MYTICKET.CO.UK

01 July 2015

Press release

Kilimanjaro live ltd and Deutsche Entertainment AG are delighted to announce that from the end of June they will Launching www.MyTicket.co.uk which...

!K7 partner with Mykki Blanco to create and manage new label imprint

01 July 2015

Press release

!K7 has announced a new venture with Mykki Blanco to fund and manage his new imprint Dog Food Music Group. ...

BandPage and Disciple Media Partner to Bring Artist-Apps to One Billion Music Fans

01 July 2015

Press release

First of its kind partnership uses big data to engage super fans globally Disciple Media, the music technology company, has today...

Creative Producers highlighted in new Award for Live Music

30 June 2015

Press release

The Arts Foundation and PRS for Music Foundation are teaming up to launch a new £10,000 fellowship aimed at independent...

CLASSIC CATALOGS SALSOUL RECORDS, BETHLEHEM MUSIC AND WEST END RECORDS JOIN BMG WITH ACQUISITION OF VERSE MUSIC GROUP

29 June 2015

Press release

BMG is to take ownership of a brace of significant publishing and recording catalogs following its acquisition of New York...

ASCAP ELEVATES LAUREN IOSSA TO EVP, CHIEF MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER

29 June 2015

Press release

Key Executive Will Continue To Transform ASCAP As It Moves Into New Era ASCAP CEO Elizabeth Matthews announced today that key...

UNIVERSAL MUSIC PUBLISHING GROUP PROMOTES RANDI OLSEN TO SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT - INCOME TRACKING AND ANALYTICS

29 June 2015

Press release

Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG) has promoted Randi Olsen to Senior Vice President, Income Tracking and Analytics, it was announced...

The Association of Independent Festivals unveils plans for The Festival Congress 2015

29 June 2015

Press release

    The Association of Independent Festivals (AIF) today (Friday 26th of June) announced that its annual flagship event, The Festival Congress,...

Apple may have dominated recent headlines but, Adam Webb argues, let’s not lose focus on the equally-important BBC

26 June 2015

Editorial

The unveiling of Apple Music on June 8th continues to dominate headlines, but the tech giant’s pivot towards streaming is...

Saints, Sinners and Synth-heads: London Premier of Blancmange Documentary Exploring Ireland’s 80s Electronic Scene

26 June 2015

Press release

PlayworksTV is proud to announce the London premier of our award-winning documentary film You Keep Me Running Round and Round,...

Sonar festival, Barcelona

26 June 2015

Editorial

It began in Barcelon-a a a. The Guardian described it as ‘drilling you with intense electronic beats that sound like...

Merlin membership survey 2015: surge in music streams delivers digital growth for independent labels

25 June 2015

Press release

•   Merlin’s independent label members cross a digital tipping point - 55% report income from digital services is now their...

WIN ANNOUNCES SUPPORT AND ENDORSEMENT FOR APPLE MUSIC AFTER DEAL AGREED

24 June 2015

Press release

The Worldwide Independent Network (WIN), the organisation that represents the interests of the global independent music community, has announced an...

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