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Chart-Topping Songwriter Johnny Worth Dies at 90

12 August 2021

Press release

Worth wrote songs for numerous household names including Petula Clark, Englebert Humperdink, Barbra Streisand and Sammy Davis Jr.     Songwriter, record producer...

Electronic Sound Summit to take over Liverpool's Baltic Triangle for 2021 edition

12 August 2021

Press release

The two-day event will feature workshops, panels, talks and masterclasses from Yousef, Jaguar, Bushwacka!, Lauren Lo Sung, the NTIA, HE.SHE.THEY,...

Soundrop makes music distribution even easier for next-gen creators with new pricing

12 August 2021

Press release

Soundrop, the Downtown Music Holdings-owned music distribution service made for social video creators, is making it even simpler to distribute, promote,...

Women In CTRL and PPL launch event series to improve board-level gender representation

12 August 2021

Press release

Today Women in CTRL, the not-for-profit organisationwhich aims to empower women in the creative industries, and music licensing company PPL announce...

BeatConnect Announces Partnership with MUTEK

12 August 2021

Press release

BeatConnect is thrilled to announce their partnership with electronic music and digital arts festival MUTEK. The two organizations share roots in Montreal,...

7digital teams with Muzooka to add artist assets to music data

12 August 2021

Press release

  New Partnership Enables Brands To Ensure Fans Always See The Most Up-to-Date Photos, Bios, Links, and More  7digital, (AIM:7DIG) the global...

Conor Albert signs to Ninja Tune (North America) and Young Poet (RoW)

11 August 2021

Press release

Conor Albert releases his new single "Keep Your Faith", the second track from upcoming project 'Collage 2’, and announces his signing...

BBC Radio 1: Bimini, Tayce, Lawrence Chaney and Jodie Harsh to host their very own shows for the first-ever Radio 1 Drag Day

11 August 2021

Press release

BBC Radio 1 has announced its first-ever Drag Day on the station, which will take place on Saturday 21 August....

The Ultimate Seminar returns with a live event in Liverpool

11 August 2021

Press release

in partnership with Warner Music UK's Atlantic Records, Parlophone Records and Warner Records and in association with LIMF Academy  Guiding the...

Mark Maitland signs to Ostereo Management

11 August 2021

Press release

It's easy to understand why Mark Maitland is one of the most sought after producers/mixers in the dance industry right...

Ivors 2021 Nominations

10 August 2021

Press release

The Ivors 2021 Nominations: BEST ALBUM A HERO’S DEATHWritten by Grian Chatten, Thomas Coll, Conor Curley, Conor Deegan and Carlos O’ConnellPerformed by...

Townsend Music launches D2C Plus

10 August 2021

Press release

New service level sees the D2C specialist bring albums, merch lines, books and more from conception to market Sea Power, Zuzu, The Sherlocks, Kyle Falconer, Feeder and Hacienda Records...

GRM Gala X Beats by Dr. Dre

10 August 2021

Press release

Artists & Leading Industry Figures Came Together at the GRM Gala on the 9th August to Celebrate Black Excellence in...

Museum Of Modern Electronic Music (MOMEM) Set to Launch in Frankfurt

10 August 2021

Press release

Museum is First-of-its-Kind in the World and Will Pay Homage to History of Electronic Music    This October, the all-new Museum Of...

Gee Roberson joins NFT ecosystem Throne as Partner & Creative Director

09 August 2021

Press release

Kanye West, Drake and Nicki Minaj's Former Manager Plans to Improve the Future of Artists Through the Launch of NFT...

Hipgnosis acquires Christine McVie catalogue

09 August 2021

Press release

Hipgnosis Songs Fund Limited (“Hipgnosis” or the “Company”) Acquisition of Music Catalogue The Board of Hipgnosis Songs Fund Limited, the first UK...

Jukebox launches Stateside venture with Seer Assets

09 August 2021

Press release

Industry-leading Jukebox PR continues to evolve and expand by today announcing Jukebox North America launches a joint Stateside venture with...

Ridley Scott Creative Group and Outernet Global announce first commission from Tomorrow Now (TMRW NW) platform

09 August 2021

Press release

Alice Bloomfield’s 360° Music Video for TSHA track ‘Sister’ to Debut at Outernet London  Artist Alice Bloomfield will see her vision...

“Young” Musicians Rule Spotify, Radio Prefers More Seasoned Names

09 August 2021

Press release

A recent analysis suggests that streaming creates hype, while radio drives long-term engagement Right now, there are thousands of radio stations...

POWER UP announces second tranche of music industry partners

06 August 2021

Press release

Spotify partners with POWER UP on its pioneering initiative Believe and Simkins also add their support to POWER UP They join...

Stacey Tang named EVP & Damaris Rex-Taylor promoted to General Manager at RCA UK

05 August 2021

Press release

Sony Music Entertainment UK announced the promotion of Stacey Tang to the role of Executive Vice President and Damaris Rex-Taylor...

London-based independent publisher Psychotic Reaction partners with Warp Publishing

05 August 2021

Press release

Psychotic Reaction was founded and is run by Leo Silverman, who previously headed the A&R department at XL Recordings, founded...

Roadies create non-profit cookbook to fund mental health first aid on tour

05 August 2021

Press release

The Roadie Cookbook: Toured There, Ate That is a new charity publication created by live music crew members with the...

Report: “Young” Musicians Rule Spotify, Radio Prefers ''Veterans''

05 August 2021

Press release

A recent analysis suggests that streaming creates hype, while radio drives long-term engagement Right now, there are thousands of radio stations...

BBC Radio 1 announces brand new podcast from global pop sensation Charli XCX

05 August 2021

Press release

In her first standalone podcast for the network, international popstar Charli XCX will spend twenty weeks chatting to friends and...

Statement from the LIVE on visa-free touring

05 August 2021

Press release

Following yesterday announcement from the Government, on visa-free touring in 19 EU member states, please find below a statement...

Musicians’ Union expresses cautious welcome for Government announcement on EU touring

05 August 2021

Press release

The Musicians’ Union (MU) today gave a cautious welcome to the announcement made yesterday by the Government with regards to...

A statement from AIF CEO Paul Reed on the recent announcement of a Government-backed insurance scheme for festivals

05 August 2021

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A statement from AIF CEO Paul Reed on the recent announcement of a Government-backed insurance scheme for festivals   “AIF has campaigned...

Government-backed insurance scheme to give boost to events industry

05 August 2021

Press release

The live events sector is set to get a boost with a world-leading government-backed insurance scheme worth over £750 million,...

DCMS Committee Chair Comment: Government-backed insurance scheme for live events

05 August 2021

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DCMS Committee Chair Julian Knight MP said: “It is really welcome that the Government has acted on a key recommendation from...

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