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Decca conquers UK Classical Chart

28 May 2019

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The Decca Label Group makes music history by having the Top 14 albums in the UK Classical Chart this week,...

Absolute licenses Africa’s largest streaming platform Boomplay

28 May 2019

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Boomplay reported 46 million users in April 2019   Absolute Label Services has inked a direct licensing deal with Boomplay, Africa’s largest...

UTA continue London expansion with new hire Sean Hill

28 May 2019

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Leading talent and entertainment company United Talent Agency (UTA) has hired marketing expert Sean Hill as Director of Tour Marketing...

Sony/ATV promotes Greg Prata and Luis Pinilla

28 May 2019

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Sony/ATV Music Publishing has promoted Greg Prata and Luis Pinilla within the Corporate Headquarters in New York. Prata is promoted to...

inner city electronic Leeds announce outdoor city centre festival site and last ever show at Church Leeds for Saturday 1st June

28 May 2019

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Multi-venue festival and conference 'inner city electronic’ have announced the location of their 2019 festival hub and wristband exchange, with...

The 12th International Music Summit Ibiza delivered a powerful week of thought-provoking discussions, intimate keynotes and cutting edge events

28 May 2019

Press release

WITH A FOCUS ON PROTECTING MENTAL HEALTH, PROMOTING INCLUSION & DIVERSITY AND PROGRESSING CLUB CULTURE, IMS 2019 TOOK THE ELECTRONIC...

Warner Bros. Records evolves into Warner Records

28 May 2019

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Modern Brand Identity & New Logo Launched Across the Globe  61 years after the founding of Warner Bros. Records, the renowned...

DJM-REC From Pioneer DJ Now Clears and Distributions Mixes Thanks To Dubset

28 May 2019

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Upload your mixes from DJM-REC, Pioneer’s iOS recording app for DJs, and use the Dubset service to instantly identify rights...

Lewis Capaldi’s debut album Divinely Uninspired To A Hellish Extent is officially the biggest selling album of 2019 in the UK.

27 May 2019

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Breakthrough artist Lewis Capaldi’s debut album — Divinely Uninspired To A Hellish Extent — is now officially the biggest selling...

Avicii's father Klas Bergling talks suicide prevention and announces the Tim Bergling Foundation at IMS IBIZA 2019

24 May 2019

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Avicii's father Klas Bergling bravely discusses mental health and suicide prevention at IMS Ibiza 2019 Conversation on mental health turns up...

Pod Only Knows: What’s Next For Music and Podcasts

23 May 2019

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The latest in the regular series of BPI Insight Sessions will explore the dynamics and trends shaping the popularity of...

Metal Hammer and Deezer announce world exclusive content partnership

23 May 2019

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Future plc (LSE: FUTR), the global platform for specialist media, today announces an exciting partnership between Metal Hammer, the world’s...

The Ivor Novello Awards 2019

23 May 2019

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    Mariah Carey awarded PRS for Music Special International Award, grime star Wiley honoured with The Ivors Inspiration Award and Dido’s...

Dolby Atmos Music – Experience Music Like Never Before

23 May 2019

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Dolby and Universal Music Group work together to bring new music experiences to recording artists and fans Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:...

Music Export Growth Scheme celebrates 5 years and awards a further £257,000 to support 19 British music acts in its latest round of overseas investment

22 May 2019

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- To date, MEGS has distributed almost £3.5 million to 227 mainly indie-based music projects- Secretary of State, Liam Fox...

First speakers for ESNS20 announced

22 May 2019

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We're already gearing up for ESNS20. Artist applications opened earlier this month and we're happy to confirm the first speakers...

CD Baby Partners with Automated Mastering Platform CloudBounce To Provide Pro-Sounding Polish For a Singles-Oriented Era

22 May 2019

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CD Baby users can now instantly master their tracks right from the CD Baby dashboard, thanks to a new partnership...

IMS Ibiza 2019 Business Report reveals decline in nightclub venues is accelerating + Dance / Electronic as the World’s 3rd most popular music genre.

22 May 2019

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International Music Summit (IMS), the premier platform for business, culture and education in global electronic music, today released the annual...

Sweden’s Music Sampling Startup Tracklib Raises $1.7M from Sony and WndrCo

22 May 2019

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Stockholm-based Tracklib, the world’s first record store with songs for sampling, raised $1.7 million to act on its ambitious plan...

Hipgnosis acquires music catalogue from Jamie Scott

21 May 2019

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Hipgnosis Songs Fund Limited (“Hipgnosis” or the “Company”) Acquisition of Music Catalogue The Board of Hipgnosis Songs Fund Limited and its Investment...

Jack Savoretti among new Absolute Rights Management signings

21 May 2019

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Recent additions to ARM roster include HeavyTrackerz, Brian Rawling and Marcella PuppiniIndependent neighbouring rights company, Absolute Rights Management, has signed...

Nile Rodgers and Doves head galaxy of stars for landmark 100th Eden Session

21 May 2019

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Stunning gigs spanning 18 years to be celebrated at all-day event on Sunday June 23  Nile Rodgers & CHIC, Doves, Dreadzone,...

Logic signs with Universal Music Publishing Group for exclusive global administration of song catalog

21 May 2019

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Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG), a leading, global music publisher, today announced that multiplatinum, Grammy-nominated artist Logic (aka Bobby Hall) has been signed...

Antony Bebawi, Tom Gray, Crispin Hunt and Philip Pope newly appointed to PRS Board

21 May 2019

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New Writer Directors Tom Gray, Crispin Hunt and Philip Pope join the Board, alongside Barry Blue, Michelle Escoffery and Steve Levine, who are reappointed  New Publisher Director Antony Bebawi joins Jackie Alway, Simon...

Deezer offers unlimited music to drivers of new Toyota C-HR Neon Lime Limited edition

20 May 2019

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Deezer, the global music streaming service, is offering six months of its Premium subscription, which includes unlimited music, to new...

AIM Independent Music Awards to Take Over Roundhouse

20 May 2019

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Featuring first-ever live show open to the public Submissions open here: www.aimawards.co.ukCelebrating the leaders and pioneers of the global independent...

REBALANCE SESSIONS #2

20 May 2019

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Launching in 2017, Festival Republic together with PRS Foundation has seen hundreds of nominations and industry panellists, resulting in 13...

PRS Foundation’s Keychange initiative wins Innovation Award at Classical:NEXT

20 May 2019

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At this year’s Classical:NEXT, the global meeting for all art music innovators, PRS Foundation’s international Keychange initiative was awarded a...

Warner Chappell Music signs worldwide publishing deal with Tony-nominated Eddie Perfect

20 May 2019

Press release

Warner Chappell Music (WCM) today announced that it has signed a worldwide publishing agreement with Australian multi-hyphenate Eddie Perfect. The...

Ellie Goulding becomes a Classic FM presenter to help student through exams

17 May 2019

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STAR TO HOST CLASSIC FM’s REVISION HOUR, SATURDAY 1ST AND 15TH JUNE The multi-million selling music artist Ellie Goulding is joining Classic FM to...

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