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New appointments for Academy Music Group

New appointments for Academy Music Group

Venue owner and operator Academy Music Group (AMG) has announced a trio of new staff appointments. 

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Feb 24th 2015 at 1:20PM
Today's iTunes UK Charts: Ellie Goulding No.1, Rihanna, Kanye West and Paul McCartney No.2

Today's iTunes UK Charts: Ellie Goulding 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 Feb 24th 2015 at 1:00PM
Jay Z

Shareholders question Jay Z's $56m offer for Aspiro

Shareholders in Scandinavian tech firm Aspiro have claimed Jay Z's $56 million offer for the company does not sufficiently value ...

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Feb 24th 2015 at 11:29AM
Rob Wells

Rob Wells bids Universal Music Group farewell

Universal Music Group’s president of global digital business Rob Wells is to leave the company after 14 years.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Feb 24th 2015 at 11:19AM

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ERA

ERA publishes manifesto for 'Shaping The Future of Entertainment'

The Entertainment Retailers Association (ERA), has unveiled its Manifesto titled, Shaping The Future of Entertainment.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Feb 24th 2015 at 11:16AM
Ticket agency CTS Eventim investigated for anti-competitive practices

Ticket agency CTS Eventim investigated for anti-competitive practices

Pan-European ticket agency CTS Eventim is being investigated by German antitrust regulators for suspected anti-competitive practices, reports the Financial Times ...

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Feb 24th 2015 at 11:04AM
Global Citizen Festival to be distributed globally by BBC

Global Citizen Festival to be distributed globally by BBC

BBC Worldwide has been announced as the worldwide distributor of the 2015 Global Citizen Festival.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Feb 24th 2015 at 10:46AM
Jake Wisely

Jake Wisely appointed CEO of Bicycle Music Company

Leading indie music publisher The Bicycle Music Company has promoted Jake Wisely to CEO.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Feb 24th 2015 at 10:05AM

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Music Week Presents: Big Gigantic

Music Week Presents: Big Gigantic

Colorado duo Big Gigantic is made up of saxophonist and producer Dominic Lalli and drummer Jeremy Salken, who together, create ...

Karma Bertelsen
by Karma Bertelsen
on Feb 24th 2015 at 10:00AM
ERA

More physical stores sell music than ever before

The number of physical stores selling music in the UK reached an all-time high in 2014, according to new figures ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 24th 2015 at 7:04AM
Taylor Swift named IFPI Global Recording Artist of 2014

Taylor Swift named IFPI Global Recording Artist of 2014

Taylor Swift has been named the world's most successful act of 2014 by global music organisation IFPI.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Feb 23rd 2015 at 5:08PM
Antitrust lawsuit against Live Nation dismissed

Antitrust lawsuit against Live Nation dismissed

A federal court has ruled in favour of Live Nation Entertainment in an antitrust lawsuit filed in 2009 by It's ...

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Feb 23rd 2015 at 4:38PM

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Ariana

Minder Music settles copyright dispute with Ariana Grande

Minder Music has settled it’s copyright infringement action against Ariana Grande and others.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Feb 23rd 2015 at 4:21PM
Ed Sheeran

Sheeran, Smith and Ezra competing for No.1 spot in first Albums Chart to include streams

Streaming data is being compiled for inclusion in the Official UK Albums Chart for the first time this week, with ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Feb 23rd 2015 at 4:09PM
Steve Barnett

Capitol's Steve Barnett: 'We want to be the best label in America'

Following Capitol’s 13 Grammy wins (four of which went to Sam Smith), chairman and CEO Steve Barnett says the ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Feb 23rd 2015 at 1:47PM
Clean Bandit partner with Microsoft Lumia and Rightster

Clean Bandit partner with Microsoft Lumia and Rightster

Clean Bandit have selected the winner of a competition which invited YouTube vloggers to submit their own music video to ...

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Feb 23rd 2015 at 11:54AM

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The O2

The O2 triumphs at Pollstar Awards

The O2 in London has won the Pollstar International Venue of the Year Award for an eighth successive year.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Feb 23rd 2015 at 11:36AM
Sony

Sony linked with LA office move

Sony Music is moving across Los Angeles to the Sony Pictures Studios lot in the next two years, according to ...

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Feb 23rd 2015 at 11:04AM
Oscars

Common and John Legend win Best Song Oscar for Glory

Common and John Legend (Lonnie Lynn and John Stephens) won the Best Song award for Glory at last night’s Oscars ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Feb 23rd 2015 at 10:55AM
Pandora

Pandora creates division to work with labels and artist managers

Pandora has created a division to work with labels and artist managers as it bids to repair its relationships in ...

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Feb 23rd 2015 at 10:04AM
Today's iTunes UK Charts: Ellie Goulding No.1, Rihanna, Kanye West and Paul McCartney No.2

Today's iTunes UK Charts: Ellie Goulding 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 Feb 20th 2015 at 1:00PM
Poll: Should NME ditch its cover price?

Poll: Should NME ditch its cover price?

With the recent rumours and shopkeeper sources, plus the latest ABC figures of physical music magazines in general, we ask ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Feb 20th 2015 at 12:56PM
by:Larm

Tidal partners with by:Larm

TIDAL has been revealed as one of by:Larm’s main partners. The festival’s main stage in the big tent at Youngstorget ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Feb 20th 2015 at 12:04PM
The Official Charts Company

Official Charts Midweek Sales Flash: Friday, February 20

Today's Official Chart Midweek Sales Flash is in.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 20th 2015 at 11:30AM