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Becky Hill launches The Art of Rave podcast

29 June 2020

Press release

Hot on the heels of releasing new single 'Heaven On My Mind', hitmaking singer-songwriter, Becky Hill today announces the launch of her podcast The Art of...

UK Musician & Microsoft To Host Free Live Workshop Tomorrow Evening for UK Performers

29 June 2020

Press release

Following the successful launch of the Microsoft Re:Surface Project, which saw UK singer/songwriter, Jade Bird and her band put on a live, interactive gig for thousands of fans worldwide, Microsoft Surface is now launching the Re:Surface Blueprint, a set of free workshops and how-to guides giving UK artists and...

SWEAT Launch NEW VIRTUAL REALITY CLUB Feat. Lynks Afrikka, PVA, Jessica Winter, Lunch Money Life + Many More

29 June 2020

Press release

South London band Sweat unveil their new online venue ‘SweatNet’, with an immersive hologram performance of new track ‘Drink Drive:’....

Eurovision: what makes a hit? ‒ and who would have won in 2020?

29 June 2020

Press release

In line with the launch of new Netflix film Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga, starring Will Ferrell and...

Wireless Connect

29 June 2020

Press release

A virtual festival in 360°2020 line up revealedThis summer’s hottest event is coming to your home! Wireless Connect in partnership...

The winners of Ivor Novello Awards will still be announced on 2 September, however the planned Grosvenor House London ceremony will no longer take place

29 June 2020

Press release

The Ivors Academy has today announced that The Ivors ceremony at the Grosvenor House London, which was due to be...

Guillermo Gonzalez appointed President of Warner Music Iberia

29 June 2020

Press release

He succeeds Charlie Sanchez who stands down after 13 years   Guillermo Gonzalez has been named as President of Warner Music Iberia.  Gonzalez’s...

UTA announces $1 million commitment to social justice causes

27 June 2020

Press release

 Pledge Over Four Years Accompanies Series of Internal Commitments To "Place Inclusion at the Heart of Our Culture and Business Practices" United...

USC Annenberg inclusion initiative and Universal Music Group expand partnership to address diversity & inclusion in music

27 June 2020

Press release

  Black artists consistently top the popular music charts, but African-Americans and other people of color are not adequately represented in decision-making...

Let's make the dance music of the future inclusive

27 June 2020

Press release

  An open letter to the dance music community by Aluna Francis As a member of the Black Music Action Coalition and...

Independent Label Market x Bandcamp

27 June 2020

Press release

A 24-hour, global online event supporting independent music Friday 3rd July, 2020 100% of sales go direct to independent labels   AZADI RECORDS -...

Epidemic Sound partners with Musiio to improve music discovery with AI tagging

27 June 2020

Press release

  Epidemic Sound invests in AI tagging service making it easier for storytellers to find the perfect track in its player...

Emerging female DJs join Deezer Mixes lineup

27 June 2020

Press release

Henri Bergmann and Sam Divine join Kerri Chandler and more to bring exclusive DJ mixes to dance fans in lockdown   Two...

Sony Music launches iconic music virtual backgrounds

25 June 2020

Press release

  Sony Music has launched Iconic Music Backgrounds for video conferencing, featuring a collection of imagery from Sony Music artists' most recognisable and celebrated album covers and music videos.   With...

Deezer becomes 'Hero Status' App in AppGallery

25 June 2020

Press release

  •New strategic partnership gives Huawei users instant access to Deezer •Deezer offers AppGallery users in Europe, Russia and Turkey with a...

TaP Music Publishing launches legal action against Trax Records on behalf of their artists Larry Heard and Robert Owens

25 June 2020

Press release

TaP Music Publishing announce today that they are launching legal action against Trax Records alongside artists Larry Heard (professionally known...

Tim Fraser-Harding Joins QEDG Management

24 June 2020

Press release

QEDG Management welcomes Tim Fraser-Harding to its team, as Commercial Manager. He brings a world class reputation to QEDG.Until late...

Marshall Amplification Put Their Support Behind The Music Venue Trust And #Saveourvenues Campaign

24 June 2020

Press release

In partnership with the Music Venue Trust, Marshall Amplification have launched a special t-shirt as part of their support of...

rightsHUB Integrates with Leading Music Recognition Tech Companies

24 June 2020

Press release

Newly-integrated companies include Gracenote, DJ Monitor, Soundmouse, BMAT, Yacast and Jaxsta rightsHUB users can register directly from a single upload Pre-release...

Spinnup launches in Japan to connect with the independent artist community and discover talent for Universal Music Group

24 June 2020

Press release

Local independent artists can discover a new path to success through Spinnup Spinnup is offering a free release for new...

Bandsintown collaborates with Nuclear Blast artist Suicide Silence to Innovate Livestream Tour

24 June 2020

Press release

Bandsintown, the live streaming and concert discovery platform, is joining forces with metalcore band Suicide Silence and the world’s biggest...

Jordan Banjo and Perri Kiely take on KISS Breakfast

23 June 2020

Press release

All new breakfast show to launch August 3rd KISS has today announced an all-new Breakfast Show set to launch later this summer,...

#loverecordstores event huge success for music retailers

23 June 2020

Press release

Over £1m in Revenues for Record Stores with Releases Selling Out within One Hour   The #loverecordstores event, which took place on...

An Open Letter to the UK Government

23 June 2020

Press release

  We are the owners and operators of the UK’s Grassroots Music Venues.  Our Grassroots Music Venues are the fundamental foundations and...

Queen honoured with official British Stamp collection

23 June 2020

Press release

Royal Mail today announced it is issuing a set of 13 Special Stamps to celebrate one of the UK’s most...

More freedom for the family with individual logins

23 June 2020

Press release

It’s great to have a Family account, but aren’t you tired of sharing your account details? We wanted to help,...

How GRID App Could Save The Future of Social Gatherings

23 June 2020

Press release

Last week, much loved open-air garden Kiesgrube hosted their first safe and socially distanced gathering Stay Wild Moonchild in Duisburg,...

Spotify shares Songs of Summer predictions + Festival streaming trends + Brings back Your Summer Rewind

23 June 2020

Press release

Summer 2020 is shaping up to be many things, with a climate of uncertainty in many parts of the world....

UK Music chief urges PM to ensure music industry is not left behind as lockdown restrictions are eased for other sectors

23 June 2020

Press release

UK Music Acting CEO Tom Kiehl welcomed Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s announcement that lockdown restrictions in England would be eased,...

UK Music Video Awards 2020 opens for entries with a spotlight on lockdown creativity

23 June 2020

Press release

The UK Music Video Awards 2020 opens for business today (June 23rd), welcoming entries in its largest ever show celebrating...

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