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Steph Seager Joins Columbia Records Promotions Team

02 October 2014

Press release

It is announced today that Steph Seager has joined Columbia Records Label Group in the role of Senior Radio Promotions...

SONY/ATV MUSIC PUBLISHING ANNOUNCES JOINT VENTURE WITH CHAINSMOKERS MANAGER ADAM ALPERT

02 October 2014

Press release

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has signed a joint venture agreement with artist manager Adam Alpert to launch a music publishing company. Selector...

Higher Uk Demand For Music Gives Huge Additional Boost To Sales Of Consumer Technology Products

02 October 2014

Press release

New study shows consumer tech companies gain massively from British love of musicOver £11bn of additional tech sales generated by...

Everything Everything and GoGo Penguin join businesses in the Northern Quarter to launch PRS for Music’s Songs for Manchester

02 October 2014

Press release

Fresh from performing on BBC2‘s Later … with Jools Holland Manchester’s Mercury Prize nominated trio GoGo Penguin joined critically acclaimed...

Kelvin Jones signs to Epic Records in the UK

02 October 2014

Press release

Epic Records and Sony Four Music Germany are pleased to announce the signing of Kelvin Jones. The hugely talented 19 year...

Deezer Introduces New Look

02 October 2014

Press release

Deezer, the premier digital music streaming service, today announced the launch of its new look User Interface on web –...

Eurosonic Noorderslag adds new conference covering production innovation to run alongside existing daytime events

02 October 2014

Press release

Eurosonic Noorderslag is launching the European Production Innovation Conference & Fair (EPIC), a new conference that runs alongside the existing...

‘THE REELWORLD RADIO ACADEMY 30 UNDER 30’ LIST IS REVEALED

02 October 2014

Press release

30 NAMES REVEALED AS RADIO INDUSTRY’S NEXT GENERATION THE FINAL 30 TO APPEAR AT RADIO FESTIVAL 2014 FINALISTS FROM ACROSS THE UK...

MUTE ANNOUNCES SENIOR APPOINTMENT TO PUBLISHING DIVISION

02 October 2014

Press release

David McGinnis appointed Head of Mute Song   Mute Group announces today that David McGinnis has been appointed Head of Mute Song, the Group’s...

Birmingham’s revamped National Indoor Arena to become the

02 October 2014

Press release

·   The National Indoor Arena in Birmingham will re-launch as the Barclaycard Arena later this year, following a substantial eighteen...

Online Music Videos Age Ratings Pilot Phase 1

01 October 2014

Press release

Summary of the process  Where a label participating in the pilot considers that a music video it plans to release...

PUBLIC SERVICE BROADCASTING, SILVER APPLES AND MORE TEAM UP TO FIGHT HOMELESSNESS AT AUDIOSCOPE FESTIVAL

30 September 2014

Press release

The unique sound of electro-archivists Public Service Broadcasting will top the bill at this year’s Audioscope festival in Oxford, heading a cast...

7digital partners with Spanish Broadcasting System

30 September 2014

Press release

7digital (AIM: 7DIG), the digital music and radio services company, announces a new contract with Spanish Broadcasting System (SBS), one...

Spotify is Live in Canada!

30 September 2014

Press release

Comprehensive Music Service Includes the Best Canadian Music For All Canadians Hello everybody. We are pleased to announce that Spotify is...

Tom Osborn Appointed VP Marketing For Kobalt Label Services

29 September 2014

Press release

Tom Osborn has been appointed to the position of VP Marketing for Kobalt Label Services. The new hire represents another...

AIM’S INDIE-CON EVENT RETURNS

29 September 2014

Press release

Independent music conference to take place 18th November, London – in association with Clear Sound & Vision  Speakers confirmed from: Kobalt...

Believe Digital Becomes The First Major Distributor To Join AFEM

29 September 2014

Press release

Believe Digital is pleased to announce it has joined the Association For Electronic Music (AFEM) in order to support its...

Lee Thompson reports back from Music 4.5’s Smart Radio event ‘Beyond Playlists & Promoting The Future’

26 September 2014

Editorial

An interesting little afternoon conference session took place in London this week. Music 4.5’s Smart Radio event ‘Beyond Playlists &...

viagogo hires EMI veteran Carole MacDonald as Global Head of Music

26 September 2014

Press release

viagogo, the world’s largest ticket marketplace, has hired Carole MacDonald to oversee its global music relationships and partnerships.The appointment reflects...

Live UK summit: Masters of the Universe headliners confirmed

26 September 2014

Press release

THE FIRST participants in the most popular panel at the LIVE UK Summit "Masters of the Universe" have been confirmed. Solo's...

THE ORCHARD MAKES OUT WITH FRENCHKISS RECORDS AND FRENCHKISS LABEL GROUP

26 September 2014

Press release

The Orchard announced today the acquisition of respected New York-based independent label Frenchkiss Records and Frenchkiss Label Group. The label...

CISAC Takes Digital Royalties Issue to the UN

26 September 2014

Press release

Panel of Creators led by CISAC President Jean Michel Jarre State their Case at UN Agency for Urgent Digital Royalties...

Cream of Canadian Music comes to London

26 September 2014

Press release

Saskatchewan creative industries body hosts trade mission     -   Delegates to hold 100+ meetings, including with AIM, MMF, UK Music and Arts...

SONY/ATV, PRS FOR MUSIC AND GEMA LAUNCH JOINT VENTURE

25 September 2014

Press release

New one-stop European licensing shop harnesses Sony/ATV and EMI publishing catalogues Sony/ATV Music Publishing, UK collection society PRS for Music and...

IMMF statement: Music videos and money

25 September 2014

Press release

Music videos and money Following the great press response of the IMMF statement “Transparency and Fairness in the digital music value...

RECORD BBC RED BUTTON FIGURES FOR RADIO 2 LIVE IN HYDE PARK

25 September 2014

Press release

This year’s Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park achieved its biggest ever audience on the BBC Red Button - according...

Cherry Red Records Extends Stadium Sponsorship

25 September 2014

Press release

- Marks Sixth Season Sponsoring AFC Wimbledon’s Home Ground - Part of a Wider Involvement in Football Sponsorship - Also Sponsoring Cricketer...

Iceland Erupts At Eurosonic Noorderslag: Focus Country Announces First Wave Of Acts For 2015

24 September 2014

Press release

• Kaleo, Kiasmos, Rökkurró and Samaris confirmed as the first Icelandic acts to play Eu-rosonic Noorderslag 2015 •...

City of London Police calls for global collaboration to tackle IP crime

24 September 2014

Press release

 City of London Police Commander, Steve Head, has today (24 Sept) called for greater global co-operation and a worldwide day...

PRS for Music Foundation and Steve Reid Foundation announce the launch of the Steve Reid InNOVAtion Awards

23 September 2014

Press release

  New bursaries and mentoring for ground breaking artists - apply now! Artist mentors include Gilles Peterson, Four Tet, Theo Parrish, Floating Points,...

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