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Distiller Music and Scruff Of The Neck announce the lineup for Year’s End Festival 2018, taking place at O2 Ritz, Manchester on Saturday 15th December.

20 November 2018

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Distiller Music and Scruff Of The Neck announce the lineup for Year’s End Festival 2018, taking place at O2 Ritz,...

Taylor Swift Signs EXCLUSIVE Global Recording Agreement with Universal Music Group

19 November 2018

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Republic Records to Serve as Swift’s U.S. Label   Taylor Swift, one of the music industry’s most creatively and commercially successful artists...

Download festival announces next wave of acts for 2019

19 November 2018

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SLAYER (final UK show)THE SMASHING PUMPKINS DREAM THEATER | LAMB OF GODEAGLES OF DEATH METALALIEN WEAPONRY | ANTHRAX | BADFLOWERBLACK FUTURES...

Glassnote Music Announces Transformative Strategic Partnership with Kobalt Music

17 November 2018

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Two Visionary Companies, Glassnote & Kobalt Music's AWAL, Collaborate to Enhance Offerings for Glassnote's Acclaimed Artist Roster and Break More...

FUGA announce deals with League of Legends’ developer Riot Games and Monstercat

16 November 2018

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- First Riot Games track under agreement debuts to a massive global audience- Deals also confirmed with Nashville’s Big Yellow...

Hipgnosis Songs acquires music catalogue of Poo Bear

16 November 2018

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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...

Robert Ashcroft's letter to the FT

16 November 2018

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As the Chief Executive of a company that represents over 135,000 music creators, I read Susan Wojcicki’s piece in Monday’s...

AEG Europe announces three new appointments

16 November 2018

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John Langford appointed as Chief Operating Officer Emma Bownes promoted to VP of Venue Programming Paul Reeve confirmed as Chief Financial Officer   AEG...

Juice WRLD signs global publishing agreement with BMG

16 November 2018

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Chicago hip-hop phenom Juice WRLD has signed a new global publishing administration agreement with BMG. The deal encompasses his entire...

Artist & Manager Awards 2018 recognise the diversity of UK talent

15 November 2018

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Performances by Alison Moyet, MNEK and Alexis FFrench celebrate Modest! Management's Peter Grant Award for Lifetime AchievementMabel announced as 2018's...

International Live Music Conference launches 2019 edition

15 November 2018

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Futures Forum event for young professionals significantly expands conference schedule1,800+ live music professionals set to attend ILMC events across the...

TRAILBLAZERS podcast featuring electronic music pioneers returns for season 2 on Deezer.

15 November 2018

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Eddy Temple-Morris and Nick Halkes are back hosting the Deezer Original podcast TRAILBLAZERS, following the huge success of Season One The...

Bauer Media to launch the Greatest Hits Radio Network

15 November 2018

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Following hot on the heels of the launch of Hits Radio, Bauer Media is set to launch another national radio...

Independent Venue Week Announce Celebrated Mercury Prize Nominee Novelist As Year 6 Ambassador

15 November 2018

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Monday 28th January – Sunday 3rd February 19   The UK's leading celebration of independent music venues announces plans for its sixth...

Universal Music Publishing Group signs You Me At Six to global publishing deal

13 November 2018

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Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG), a leading global publishing company, today announced that U.K. rock band You Me At Six (YMAS)...

ESNS adds new round of emerging artists to 2019 line-up

13 November 2018

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ESNS (Eurosonic Noorderslag) previously announced 173 emerging acts already. Today, another 70 acts are confirmed to play Eurosonic in Groningen....

London gets global Music Walk Of Fame set in Camden Town

13 November 2018

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FIRST STONES TO BE LAID ALONG CAMDEN HIGH STREET FROM FEBRUARY 2019 INTERNATIONAL ARTISTS, INDUSTRY NAMES, UNSUNG HEROES, INNOVATORS AND...

YouTube Music unveils its first-ever 'Ones To Watch' artist Spotlight for 2019

13 November 2018

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Artists including Mahalia, Kojey Radical and Grace Carter feature on the list which predicts 2019’s breakthrough UK music actsYouTube Music...

Universal Music Publishing Group promotes Simon Baker to General Manager, European Operations

13 November 2018

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Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG), a leading global music publishing company, today announced that Simon Baker has been promoted to General Manager,...

CODA appoints two new agents

12 November 2018

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Top UK live agents Tom Taaffe and Anna Bewers have joined CODA Agency from UTA. Taaffe was formerly at The Agency...

Keith Richards signs new worldwide deal to bring his solo recordings catalog to BMG

12 November 2018

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BMG is honored to announce Keith Richards has signed a new worldwide deal to bring his solo recordings catalog to...

Abbey Road Red presents the studios' first ever hackathon

12 November 2018

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ABBEY ROAD RED PRESENTS THE STUDIOS' FIRST EVER HACKATHONIN COLLABORATION WITH MICROSOFT & MIQUIDO ‘REIMAGINING MUSIC CREATION AND CONSUMPTION’ This weekend, Abbey...

MusExpo Creative Summit 2019 set to welcome global leaders from the music & media landscape

12 November 2018

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MUSEXPO’s 2019 Creative Summit continues to add key influencers to the re–imagined adaptation and evolution of its annual global music...

The Music Producers Guild announces its 2019 Awards shortlist

12 November 2018

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The record production industry is making inroads into gender equality with women making up over a third of those shortlisted.Following...

WMA Announce the Promotion of Shane Hawkins to Head of PR Creative and Media Relations

09 November 2018

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WMA are delighted to announce the promotion of Shane Hawkins to Head of PR Creative and Media Relations. The promotion...

Warner/Chappell triumphs at Sweden's Music Publisher Awards

09 November 2018

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Warner/Chappell Music Scandinavia’s songwriters have been recognised with two of the most prestigious prizes at Musikforlaggarnas Pris, the Swedish Music...

Digital royalties to creators top €1 billion as global collections rise 6.2% to €9.6 billion

08 November 2018

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Global royalties’ collections for creators of music, audiovisual, visual arts, drama and literature rose to a record high of €9.6...

2018 CISAC Global Collections Report: music collections

08 November 2018

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Global collections for music are up 6.0% to €8.3 billion (US$9.4 billion). Collections have risen for five years in a...

Artist & Manager Awards 2018 final announcements

08 November 2018

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  Kano to receive the Pioneer Award Carol Crabtree, Solar Management, wins Writer/Producer Manager Award, in association with Songtrust Final tickets now available...

IMPALA's Executive Chair wins STOMP's Independent of the Year Award

08 November 2018

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STOMP is delighted to give its STOMP Independent of the Year Award  to Helen Smith, Executive Chair of IMPALA –...

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