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Spinefarm Records signs Anti-Flag and Airbourne to worldwide roster

Spinefarm Records has signed two new acts to its worldwide roster - Pittsburgh's incendiary punk rock iconoclasts Anti-Flag for their ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 29th 2015 at 10:12AM
Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the new issue of Music Week, a united industry hails the Government's step forward with ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 29th 2015 at 9:59AM
Radio playlist update: BBC Radio 1

Radio playlist update: BBC Radio 1 Gated Content

The latest BBC Radio 1 playlist for February 2-8, 2015 has been revealed.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 28th 2015 at 5:26PM
Official Charts Midweek Sales Flash: Wednesday, January 28

Official Charts Midweek Sales Flash: Wednesday, January 28 Gated Content

Today's Official Chart Midweek Sales Flash is in.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 28th 2015 at 3:57PM

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PlayStation

Sony Network Entertainment International enters global partnership with Spotify

Sony Network Entertainment International LLC (SNEI) and Spotify have entered a global partnership which will see Spotify deliver digital music ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 28th 2015 at 3:48PM
Johnny Tennander

Johnny Tennander named Deputy MD of Sony/ATV Music Publishing Scandinavia

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has promoted Johnny Tennander to deputy managing director of the Scandinavian arm of the company.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 28th 2015 at 3:16PM
AudioLock

!K7 partners with AudioLock

German label group and music services provider !K7 Records has partnered with music anti-piracy specialist AudioLock, which will give !K7’s ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 28th 2015 at 2:43PM
SoundExchange

SoundExchange paid $773m to artists and labels in 2014

SoundExchange paid a record $773 million to recording artists and record labels in 2014.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 28th 2015 at 2:33PM

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Paulo da Cruz

Peer Music Group appoints new Hamburg management team

Paulo da Cruz (pictured) has been appointed general manager of Peermusic Germany.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 28th 2015 at 1:20PM
Today's iTunes UK Charts: Mark Ronson No.1, Rihanna, Kanye West and Paul McCartney No.2

Today's iTunes UK Charts: Mark Ronson No.1, Rihanna, Kanye West and Paul McCartney No.2

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

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 28th 2015 at 1:00PM
The Pirate Bay

The Pirate Bay won't be completely relaunched

The Pirate Bay will re-launch as a slimmed down version of the earlier site, with former staff responding angrily to ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 28th 2015 at 11:39AM
MVT

Music Venue Trust outlines 'perilous and precarious' state of live venues

The UK's live music venue circuit is facing a "national challenge", created by events and developments which have left the ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 28th 2015 at 11:24AM

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Italy

Italian recorded music revenue increased by 4% in 2014

Italian record industry revenue grew by around 4% last year, for the second consecutive year.          

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 28th 2015 at 10:58AM
Gary Gersch

Former Capitol President Gary Gersh joins AEG Live

Former Capitol Records president Gary Gersh has joined AEG Live in the newly created position of president of global talent.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 28th 2015 at 10:13AM
Canada

Album sales down in Canada by 7%

Overall album sales in Canada were down for the third consecutive year in 2014, falling 7% from 2013, according to ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 28th 2015 at 9:52AM
6 Music Festival to take place on Tyneside

6 Music Festival to take place on Tyneside

6 Music Festival will take place on Tyneside, February 20-22.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 28th 2015 at 9:41AM

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Apple

Apple revenues grow 30% YoY

Apple recorded revenues of $74.6bn in the three months ending in December, turning a net profit of $18bn.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 28th 2015 at 9:39AM
Radio playlist update: Xfm

Radio playlist update: Xfm Gated Content

Xfm has revealed its new playlist and Records of the Week for the period commencing January 26.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 28th 2015 at 9:20AM
Radio playlist update: 6 Music

Radio playlist update: 6 Music Gated Content

The latest BBC Radio 6 Music playlist and Albums of the Day have been revealed, covering the seven days commencing ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 27th 2015 at 6:17PM
Money

Which music magazine publisher is up for sale?

An advert has appeared online for the sale of a UK-based music magazine publishing company, specialising in traditional print media.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 27th 2015 at 3:52PM
Benicassim announces first acts

Benicassim announces first acts

FIB Benicassim has announced its first run of artists playing this year's event, with The Prodigy and Portishead headlining two ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 27th 2015 at 3:06PM
Mancini catalogue switches to Spirit for North America

Mancini catalogue switches to Spirit for North America

Spirit Music Group has inked a deal with the estate of Henry Mancini to administer the music publishing catalogue of ...

by Emmanuel Legrand
on Jan 27th 2015 at 3:00PM
The O2

BluesFest moves to The O2

Live Nation has agreed a three year deal with The O2 for BluesFest to be held there.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 27th 2015 at 1:28PM
Today's iTunes UK Charts: Mark Ronson No.1, Rihanna, Kanye West and Paul McCartney No.2

Today's iTunes UK Charts: Mark Ronson No.1, Rihanna, Kanye West and Paul McCartney No.2

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

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 27th 2015 at 1:00PM
IMPALA sets out 10 point plan for 'healthy licensing environment' in Europe

IMPALA sets out 10 point plan for 'healthy licensing environment' in Europe

IMPALA, has submitted a Digital Action Plan calling for a new European industrial policy to drive the digital market through the cultural and creative sectors.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 27th 2015 at 11:55AM