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Official Charts Midweek Sales Flash: Friday, September 26 Gated Content

Today's Official Chart Midweek Sales Flash is in.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 26th 2014 at 11:00AM
Spotify PartyDrone follows festival-goers and plays their favourite song

Spotify PartyDrone follows festival-goers and plays their favourite song

A stunt at Belgian festivals this summer saw a hexacopter PartyDrone play attendees their favourite song as they collected tickets ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 26th 2014 at 10:33AM
German concert firm FKP Scorpio to expand Nordic presence

German concert firm FKP Scorpio to expand Nordic presence

Germany’s largest concert and festival company, FKP Scorpio, is expanding its Nordic presence by merging with Finland-based Fullsteam Agency.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Sep 26th 2014 at 10:31AM
ofcom

Sales of digital radio sets fall 9.1% YoY

Sales of digital radio sets are down 9.1% YoY as digital radio's share of total radio listening reaches a plateau ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Sep 26th 2014 at 10:28AM

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Radio playlist update: Capital Xtra

Radio playlist update: Capital Xtra Gated Content

The latest Capital Xtra network playlist for the week commencing September 26, 2014 has been revealed.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 26th 2014 at 10:19AM
Music Week Presents: Evil Scarecrow

Music Week Presents: Evil Scarecrow

Following on from their soaring performance at this year's Bloodstock Festival to 12,000+ roaring fans, Evil Scarecrow are due to ...

Karma Bertelsen
by Karma Bertelsen
on Sep 26th 2014 at 10:00AM
Sony/ATV, PRS and GEMA form pan-European licensing JV

Sony/ATV, PRS and GEMA form pan-European licensing JV

Sony/ATV, PRS for Music and German collection society GEMA have entered into a new agreement to administer licences for the ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Sep 25th 2014 at 5:11PM
It's grim up North... when no-one's listening

It's grim up North... when no-one's listening

“In Japanese myth, the rabbits on my old costume - which Kate’s wearing today - live on the moon. Kate ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Sep 25th 2014 at 4:52PM

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Viagogo

Viagogo hires former EMI exec as Global Head of Music

Secondary ticketing platform Viagogo has hred former EMI executive Carole MacDonald as its global head of music.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 25th 2014 at 3:31PM
Radio 2 Live In Hyde Park attracted record 1.19m Red Button viewers

Radio 2 Live In Hyde Park attracted record 1.19m Red Button viewers

This year’s Radio 2 Live In Hyde Park saw its biggest ever audience tune in via the BBC’s Red Button ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 25th 2014 at 3:05PM
Today's iTunes UK Charts: Jessie J, Ariana Grande & Nicki Minaj No.1, Sigma No.2

Today's iTunes UK Charts: Jessie J, Ariana Grande & Nicki Minaj No.1, Sigma No.2

Today's iTunes UK charts – correct at the time of posting (1pm) – are:

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 25th 2014 at 1:00PM
Indiegogo co-founder confirmed for Midem 2015 keynote

Indiegogo co-founder confirmed for Midem 2015 keynote

Danae Ringelmann, co-founder and chief development officer of crowdfunding platform Indiegogo has been confirmed as the first keynote speaker for ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Sep 25th 2014 at 11:47AM

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Shazam reports £5.3m losses for second half of 2013

Shazam reports £5.3m losses for second half of 2013

Music discovery firm Shazam has reported pre-tax losses of £5.3 million for the six months leading up to December 2013. 

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Sep 25th 2014 at 11:45AM
Radio playlist update: Capital FM

Radio playlist update: Capital FM Gated Content

The latest Capital FM playlist for the week commencing September 26, 2014 has been revealed.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 25th 2014 at 11:21AM
Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the new issue of Music Week, Sony/ATV, PRS and GEMA combine to create a ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 25th 2014 at 10:30AM
Bill Carr

Amazon's Bill Carr to leave company

Bill Carr, head of digital music and video at Amazon, is leaving the retail giant after 15 years with the ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 25th 2014 at 10:17AM

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Music Week Presents: Purple

Music Week Presents: Purple

Hard-hitting Texan three-piece Purple are on the verge of releasing their debut album (403) in November. To celebrate the release ...

Karma Bertelsen
by Karma Bertelsen
on Sep 25th 2014 at 10:00AM
Jason ORange

Take That member Jason Orange leaves band

Jason Orange has left Take That ahead of the release of the band's seventh studio album.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Sep 25th 2014 at 9:39AM
Radio playlist update: BBC Radio 1

Radio playlist update: BBC Radio 1 Gated Content

The latest BBC Radio 1 playlist for September 29-October 5 has been revealed.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 25th 2014 at 9:32AM
Official Charts Midweek Sales Flash: Wednesday, September 24

Official Charts Midweek Sales Flash: Wednesday, September 24 Gated Content

Today's Official Chart Midweek Sales Flash is in.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 24th 2014 at 3:57PM
Steve Angello

Steve Angello: 'Labels are paying ridiculous amounts for stuff that shouldn't be in the charts' Gated Content

Steve Angello is going through a career renaissance. After ending a four-year stint as one third of record-breaking dance ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Sep 24th 2014 at 3:27PM
City of London Police calls for global collaboration in IP crime battle

City of London Police calls for global collaboration in IP crime battle

City of London Police commander Steve Head has called for greater global cooperation and a worldwide day of action to ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 24th 2014 at 2:57PM
SiriusXM loses pre-1972 court battle in US

SiriusXM loses pre-1972 court battle in US

In a decision that could have ramifications across the US music industry, a California federal judge has deemed Flo & ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 24th 2014 at 2:31PM
Today's iTunes UK Charts: Jessie J, Ariana Grande & Nicki Minaj No.1, Sigma No.2

Today's iTunes UK Charts: Jessie J, Ariana Grande & Nicki Minaj No.1, Sigma No.2

Today's iTunes UK charts – correct at the time of posting (1pm) – are:

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 24th 2014 at 1:00PM
Spotify

Spotify and Pandora among Top 5 in-app revenue earners in August

Pandora and Spotify were among the Top 5 earners of in-app revenue last month.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 24th 2014 at 11:45AM