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Editorial: 'Has Apple lost its bite?' Gated Content

You could draw a number of conclusions from Apple’s apparently lacklustre licensing attempts with both major and indie labels for ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on May 21st 2015 at 11:21AM
Ben Ray

Ben Ray: 'Pop-punk is a niche market, but it's stronger than people think' Gated Content

If you’re in Leeds this Bank Holiday weekend, you might be surprised to find roads closed and a section of ...

by Mark Sutherland
on May 21st 2015 at 10:37AM
Axwell/\Ingrosso

Axwell and Ingrosso renew global deals with Universal Music Publishing Scandinavia

Universal Music Publishing Scandinavia has extended its exclusive global publishing agreements with Axwell and Sebastian Ingrosso.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on May 21st 2015 at 10:06AM
Field Day

Tom Baker: 'A sensibly priced ticket is what Field Day has always been about' Gated Content

Summer in London wouldn’t be complete without the now annual fixture of Field Day. Since 2007, the Victoria Park event ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on May 21st 2015 at 10:00AM

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Music Week Presents: Elle Exxe

Music Week Presents: Elle Exxe

Lost In L.A.’ is the gutsy new single by electroclash pop-star on the rise Elle Exxe, and plays ...

Karma Bertelsen
by Karma Bertelsen
on May 21st 2015 at 10:00AM
Omnifone

Omnifone to power Australian commercial streaming service Q.SIC

Omnifone is going to power Q.SIC, one an Australian rights holder licensed commercial music streaming service.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on May 21st 2015 at 9:50AM
RAJAR

RAJAR Q1 15: The key headlines

RAJAR figures for the first quarter of 2015 are in.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on May 21st 2015 at 7:00AM
RAJAR

RAJAR: 6 Music's reach increases by 7.1% year-on-year in Q1 15

6 Music was the only bright spot across BBC radio's music stations in Q1 2015, according to the latest RAJAR ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on May 21st 2015 at 12:01AM

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Global

RAJAR: Global sees Capital dip but Smooth reach soared 10.7% in Q1 15

Global's Capital Network saw its reach dip by 4.4% year-on-year, while its Heart Network also saw annual declines. It was ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on May 21st 2015 at 12:01AM
Bauer

RAJAR: Bauer sees Magic and Kiss make gains under new strategy

Bauer's saw gains across all four of its flagship brands in the first quarter of 2015.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on May 21st 2015 at 12:01AM
Simon Cowell's DJ TV talent show to arrive in spring 2016

Simon Cowell's DJ TV talent show to arrive in spring 2016

Simon Cowell and Patrick Moxey's long-awaited DJ TV talent show, Ultimate DJ, will arrive in spring 2016.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on May 20th 2015 at 5:26PM
Patrick Moxey: 'SoundCloud won't be paying out anything significant for years'

Patrick Moxey: 'SoundCloud won't be paying out anything significant for years'

Ultra Music boss Patrick Moxey has delivered a reality check to artists and labels still hoping to earn a decent ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on May 20th 2015 at 5:25PM

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Spotify

New Spotify service integrates video, podcasts and radio

Spotify has revealed what is being dubbed a brand new service by the company at a press conference in New ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on May 20th 2015 at 4:24PM
The Official Charts Company

Official Charts Midweek Sales Flash: Wednesday, May 20 Gated Content

Today's Official Chart Midweek Sales Flash is in.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on May 20th 2015 at 3:57PM
MU to take legal action over majors' assumed digital rights

MU to take legal action over majors' assumed digital rights

The Musicians’ Union is set to take legal action against major labels who claim ownership over digital rights for works ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on May 20th 2015 at 3:42PM
Freya Hellier

Freya Hellier appointed head of content at Sinfini Music

Classical music site Sinfini Music has appointed Freya Hellier as head of content.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on May 20th 2015 at 2:04PM

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Swedish court orders seizing of two domains owned by The Pirate Bay

Swedish court orders seizing of two domains owned by The Pirate Bay

Swedish authorities have ordered two domains operated by The Pirate Bay to be seized, reports TorrentFreak.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on May 20th 2015 at 1:52PM
Global EDM industry worth $6.9bn - up 12% YoY

Global EDM industry worth $6.9bn - up 12% YoY

The global electronic music industry is now worth $6.9bn, up 12% year-on-year, according to the International Music Summit's 2015 ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on May 20th 2015 at 12:35PM
Scandinavian Songs acquired by Cosmos Music

Scandinavian Songs acquired by Cosmos Music

Cosmos Music has acquired leading Nordic music publishing company Scandinavian Songs.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on May 20th 2015 at 12:06PM
James Bay and Jake Bugg latest winners announced for O2 Silver Clef Awards

James Bay and Jake Bugg latest winners announced for O2 Silver Clef Awards

Nordoff Robbins has announced two new winners of its O2 Silver Clef Awards – James Bay and Jake Bugg.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on May 20th 2015 at 11:32AM
Mills

Mills, Dietz and Van Arman elected to A2IM Board of Directors

A2IM, the American Association of Independent Music, has elected its 2015 Board of Directors, with Amy Dietz (EVP and general ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on May 20th 2015 at 11:02AM
CD Baby

CD Baby Pro now available to UK-based songwriters

CD Baby is now offering its publishing administration service CD Baby Pro to UK-based songwriters.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on May 20th 2015 at 10:13AM
Downtown

Downtown Music Publishing acquires Eagle-i Music

Downtown Music Publishing (Downtown) is expanding its UK operations through the acquisition of London-based music publisher Eagle-i Music.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on May 20th 2015 at 9:48AM
Ashcroft

PRS AGM: Robert Ashcroft's speech in full

PRS for Music chief executive Robert Ashcroft delivered a speech at the PRO's 2015 AGM today, which he used to ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on May 19th 2015 at 4:30PM
Deezer

Deezer expands content with addition of podcasts

Deezer has added podcasts to the content it offers, with 20,000 news, entertainment, comedy and sports shows now available on ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on May 19th 2015 at 12:20PM