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ASCAP promotes London office execs

ASCAP promotes London office execs

ASCAP has made two promotions in its London office, covering the European business.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 1st 2015 at 11:05AM
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's EMI Production Music launches a sample amnesty, licensing undeclared ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 1st 2015 at 10:31AM
Boosey & Hawkes: 'A classical publisher has to do things that most pop publishers don't have to'

Boosey & Hawkes: 'A classical publisher has to do things that most pop publishers don't have to' Gated Content

Classical music, in case you missed the BBC Proms this year and hadn’t heard, is pretty big. And yet ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 1st 2015 at 10:21AM
'There's huge potential for growth in music apps'

'There's huge potential for growth in music apps' Gated Content

It’s probably not necessary to quote research data to demonstrate that smartphones are now the UK’s preferred device over laptops ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Sep 1st 2015 at 9:41AM

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Overnight news from around the world

Sony/ATV declares sampling amnesty

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Sep 1st 2015 at 7:16AM
Official Charts Analysis: Jess Glynne follows singles success with No.1 album

Official Charts Analysis: Jess Glynne follows singles success with No.1 album Gated Content

ALBUMS
A week after scoring her fifth number one single, Jess Glynne tops the album chart with I Cry When ...

by Alan Jones
on Aug 28th 2015 at 6:00PM
Glynne

UK Airplay Analysis: Jess Glynne nabs fourth radio No.1 Gated Content

A week after stealing Atlantic labelmate Charlie Puth's sales crown, Jess Glynne's Don't Be So Hard On Yourself becomes her ...

by Alan Jones
on Aug 28th 2015 at 6:00PM
International Charts Analysis: Compton sees ups and downs as physical release hits

International Charts Analysis: Compton sees ups and downs as physical release hits Gated Content

Dr Dre's Compton is the first 2015 release to spend three weeks at number one in The Netherlands, remaining welded ...

by Alan Jones
on Aug 28th 2015 at 6:00PM

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Xfm to become Radio X, Chris Moyles to take breakfast slot - report

Xfm to become Radio X, Chris Moyles to take breakfast slot - report

Xfm is set for a rebrand, with an official announcement said to be coming in the next 10 days.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 28th 2015 at 3:11PM
Dooley

Dooley's (Digital) Diary - 28/08/15

Dooley was recently told to expect a spike in Apple Music marketing "around the launch of new hardware". Seems that ...

on Aug 28th 2015 at 2:39PM
Ray Bush

'Reporting income to rights owners is becoming ever more complex '

The following viewpoint was written by Ray Bush (pictured), managing director of The Music Royalty Company, which provides all aspects ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 28th 2015 at 1:38PM
Facebook beefs up video tracking tools

Facebook beefs up video tracking tools

Facebook is beefing up its video tracking tools in an attempt to copyright infringement. 

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 28th 2015 at 12:47PM

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Emma McGrath wins first Lynsey de Paul Prize

Emma McGrath wins first Lynsey de Paul Prize

Emma McGrath has been named the winner of the inaugural Lynsey de Paul Prize.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 28th 2015 at 12:14PM
Boosey & Hawkes MD Janis Susskind: 'The BBC is a beacon of excellence'

Boosey & Hawkes MD Janis Susskind: 'The BBC is a beacon of excellence'

Boosey & Hawkes MD Janis Susskind has defended the BBC following Government talk of reviews into how the broadcaster operates.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 28th 2015 at 11:00AM
Tegan and Sara sign with WME

Tegan and Sara sign with WME

Booking agency William Morris Endeavor (WME) Entertainment has signed Tegan and Sara to a worldwide agreement, according to The Hollywood ...

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Aug 28th 2015 at 10:58AM
Martin Garrix splits from longtime record label and management firm

Martin Garrix splits from longtime record label and management firm

Martin Garrix has parted company with his longtime record label Spinnin’ Records and management firm MusicAllStars.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Aug 28th 2015 at 10:18AM

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BASCA

BASCA backs PRS legal action against SoundCloud

BASCA CEO Vick Bain has issued a statement in support of the legal action brought against SoundCloud by PRS for ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 28th 2015 at 10:08AM
Apple loses key Beats 1 exec

Apple loses key Beats 1 exec

Apple has confirmed that Ian Rogers, a key exec for global radio service Beats 1, has left the company.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 28th 2015 at 9:59AM

Sales Director

UK - London

We have an exciting new opportunity for a Sales Director across both our divisions – you will play a highly influential and key role in the organisation leading a team of 19 experienced sales professionals and managing both division’s sales strategy. This role is an exceptionally rare and challenging opportunity, giving you a variety between personal sales activity and people management. The role is for a highly credible senior leader with a record of significant success that will enjoy the challenge of driving change and reenergising our sales strategy to deliver credible solutions to our global customers. The role offers a highly competitive salary and attractive bonus. For more information or if you wish to apply for this role please contact Lianne Davey, HR Manager, lianne.davey@nbmedia.com. 

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Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Aug 28th 2015 at 7:10AM
Vine strengthens music offering with new features

Vine strengthens music offering with new features

Video service Vine has launched new features aimed at "strengthening the connection between music and Vine". 

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 28th 2015 at 3:00AM
Imagem Music UK hires Chimene Mohammed

Imagem Music UK hires Chimene Mohammed

Imagem Music UK has hired Chimene Mohammed in the role of junior A&R.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 27th 2015 at 3:43PM
Scottish Music Awards

SSE joins forces with Nordoff Robbins, sponsors Scottish Music Awards

SSE has been named as the title sponsor of the Scottish Music Awards, the annual event celebrating Scotland’s musical talent ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Aug 27th 2015 at 3:40PM
Sony/ATV partners with Divimove for global publishing joint venture

Sony/ATV partners with Divimove for global publishing joint venture

Sony/ATV Music Publishing Germany and digital media company Divimove have formed a worldwide publishing joint venture.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 27th 2015 at 3:20PM
PRS for Music takes SoundCloud to court

PRS for Music takes SoundCloud to court

PRS for Music is taking SoundCloud to court, after finding itself in a situation with "no alternative to commence legal ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 27th 2015 at 12:36PM