Welcome!

Login

Subscribe

Harry Styles bookies' favourite to record chart-topping solo track

Harry Styles bookies' favourite to record chart-topping solo track

One Direction pop star Harry Styles is the bookies' favourite to sell the most records with a solo track following ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 24th 2015 at 3:41PM
PRS for Music inks new multi-territory deal with Spotify

PRS for Music inks new multi-territory deal with Spotify

PRS for Music has agreed a new two year multi-territory licensing deal with Spotify.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 24th 2015 at 3:29PM
Mark Sperling

Sperling joins ASCAP as SVP Strategy and Business Development

Mark Sperling has joined ASCAP as senior vice president, strategy and business development.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Aug 24th 2015 at 3:12PM
Game Music Connect

Game Music Connect reveals BAFTA interview for 2015

Game Music Connect 2015 will host the talent behind the BAFTA award-winning audio for Creative Assembly’s Alien: Isolation during ‘The ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Aug 24th 2015 at 2:50PM

Advertisement

Viewpoint: How music enhances the video gaming experience

Viewpoint: How music enhances the video gaming experience Gated Content

Clay Johnson, CEO of global B2B licensing company Music Dealers, shares a potted history of music in video games and ...


on Aug 24th 2015 at 2:06PM
'An artist's best line of defence is an accountant'

'An artist's best line of defence is an accountant' Gated Content

Although their work takes place behind the scenes, accountants are undoubtedly one of the key players in the music industry. ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 24th 2015 at 1:41PM
Patrick Moxey

Ultra Music's Patrick Moxey: 'It's a great time for dance music' Gated Content

"If music is in your blood, it pulls you in. It’s almost inexplicable,” says Patrick Moxey, Ultra Music founder ( ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 24th 2015 at 1:12PM
SideOneDummy Records: 'We always just wanted to make records for reasonable prices'

SideOneDummy Records: 'We always just wanted to make records for reasonable prices'

SideOneDummy Records is a music company founded on DIY ethics, by musicians with a fiercely artist-friendly approach and a philosophy ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 24th 2015 at 1:01PM

Advertisement

Reeperbahn

GESAC, Sony Music and Tommy Boy Records' Tom Silverman to speak at Reeperbahn

Reeperbahn festival has revealed details of additional speakers and sessions for its conference programme, which takes place in Hamburg from ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 24th 2015 at 11:05AM
Pono Music has eight business partners but 'no proven business leader'

Pono Music has eight business partners but 'no proven business leader'

Neil Young has provided an update on the status of Pono, his music download service and portable music player.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Aug 24th 2015 at 10:48AM
Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the new issue of Music Week, 2015 could mark the first time that two UK ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 24th 2015 at 10:47AM
Digital sales dominate Denmark music market

Digital sales dominate Denmark music market

Figures released by the IFPI show 88% of Danish music companies’ revenue now comes from digital music sales.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Aug 24th 2015 at 10:13AM

Advertisement

Look how apologetic he looks

Spotify's Daniel Ek: 'We have heard your concerns loud and clear'

Spotify CEO Daniel Ek has apologised for his streaming service's new terms and conditions - and admitted that it "should ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 24th 2015 at 9:48AM
The Big Music Project to offer paid internships across UK

The Big Music Project to offer paid internships across UK

The Big Music Project is offering paid internships in the music business to young people across the UK.

Funded by ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 24th 2015 at 9:45AM
1d

Overnight news from around the world

One Direction to disband in March for solo projects

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Aug 24th 2015 at 7:08AM
x

Ed Sheeran's x tops BuzzAngle US Albums Chart

Ed Sheeran's x topped the BuzzAngle US charts on Friday while Silento's Watch Me was No.1 on singles

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Aug 23rd 2015 at 11:37PM

Advertisement

Compton

International Charts Analysis: Compton debuts at No.1 in Canada, Australia and France Gated Content

The USA is the stronghold of English-language rap, so it is something of a shock that despite topping the chart ...

by Alan Jones
on Aug 23rd 2015 at 11:22PM
Cilla Black online

Official Charts Analysis: Cilla Black tops UK Albums Chart with Very Best Of Gated Content

ALBUMS
After climbing to the top of the chart for the first time in sales flashes on the day of ...

by Alan Jones
on Aug 21st 2015 at 6:00PM
Martina

Hollywood Records signs Violetta star Martina Stoessel

Disney Music Group’s Hollywood Records has signed Martina Stoessel, the star of the global franchise, Violetta.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Aug 21st 2015 at 3:59PM
Sony/ATV US market share drops below 20% in Q2

Sony/ATV US market share drops below 20% in Q2

Sony/ATV is clinging onto its US market share lead, taking the top spot by a margin of 0.3% in the ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 21st 2015 at 3:22PM
Gregory Porter

Gregory Porter: 'My shows are sold out because of the internet'

Gregory Porter isn’t your typical jazzman. There aren’t that many in the genre, for example, that can boast a Top ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Aug 21st 2015 at 2:59PM
Muse

Muse extend agreement with Warner/Chappell Gated Content

Warner/Chappell has extended its agreement with Warner Bros-signed band Muse and songwriter/frontman Matthew Bellamy.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Aug 21st 2015 at 2:43PM
Villet

Franck Villet appointed Universal Music COO in Asia

Franck Villet (pictured) has been appointed as Universal Music's chief operating officer in Asia.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 21st 2015 at 2:18PM
Dooley

Dooley's (Digital) Diary - 21/08/15

Dooley has spent most of the week trawling the Ashley Madison data dump, not for the names of former spouses ...

on Aug 21st 2015 at 1:40PM
ASCAP

ASCAP creates new Global Customer Service unit

US performing rights society ASCAP has revamped its Membership And Strategic Services division to broaden its scope and provide a ...

by Emmanuel Legrand
on Aug 21st 2015 at 12:36PM