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Iggy Pop tackles 'free music in a capitalist society' at upcoming John Peel Lecture

Iggy Pop tackles 'free music in a capitalist society' at upcoming John Peel Lecture

Iggy Pop will deliver the fourth annual John Peel Lecture at Radio Festival 2014 in Salford on Monday 13 October ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Sep 22nd 2014 at 11:16AM
Finnland

Finland first focus country for Reeperbahn Festival 2015

Finland will be the first focus country of next year's Reeperbahn Festival as part of a two-year initiative to bring ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Sep 22nd 2014 at 11:15AM
YouTube

YouTube launches real time analytics

YouTube has made it possible for users to analyse data in real time with a real time reporting interface now ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Sep 22nd 2014 at 10:18AM
Big Music project

BPI offers funding for paid internships with Big Music Project

The BPI has released new funding for music companies to offer paid internships, via The Big Music Project.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 22nd 2014 at 10:08AM

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Music Week Presents: The Well

Music Week Presents: The Well

Norweigan sextet The Well first met a decade ago on the west coast of Norway outside the buzzing city of ...

Karma Bertelsen
by Karma Bertelsen
on Sep 22nd 2014 at 10:00AM
Shazam bags Childish Gambino exclusive

Shazam bags Childish Gambino exclusive

Shazam is exclusively sharing a video of Childish Gambino’s single 3005, recorded live at the Glassnote Entertainment Group-signed star's sold-out ...

on Sep 22nd 2014 at 9:56AM
The Playlist, September 19th 2014

The Playlist, September 19th 2014

This week's best music from the UK industry's tastemakers.

10 tracks featuring Krill / Ibeyi / DEMS / Palace / Alvvays / Zola Jesus / We Were Promised Jetpacks /

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Ella Henderson signs to Sony/ATV for worldwide publishing

Ella Henderson signs to Sony/ATV for worldwide publishing

Sony/ATV has signed X Factor star Ella Henderson for a worldwide publishing deal, ahead of her debut album. 

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 19th 2014 at 3:13PM
Video game music 'now rivalling blockbuster movie soundtracks'

Video game music 'now rivalling blockbuster movie soundtracks'

Video game soundtracks are now as prominent and influential as those of Hollywood blockbusters.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Sep 19th 2014 at 2:38PM
Warner claims 6 of Top 10 Shazamed ads

Warner claims 6 of Top 10 Shazamed ads

Warner Music UK has claimed six of the Top 10 spots in this week’s UK Top Shazamed Ads chart.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 19th 2014 at 2:27PM
Today's iTunes UK Charts: Sigma No.1, Taylor Swift No.2

Today's iTunes UK Charts: Sigma No.1, Taylor Swift No.2

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

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 19th 2014 at 1:00PM

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IMMF expands on 'transparency and fairness' directive

IMMF expands on 'transparency and fairness' directive

The IMMF has called for an "obligation for absolute transparency" between digital services and rights-holders, placing particular importance on licensing ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Sep 19th 2014 at 11:50AM
Official Charts Midweek Sales Flash: Friday, September 19

Official Charts Midweek Sales Flash: Friday, September 19 Gated Content

Today's Official Chart Midweek Sales Flash is in.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 19th 2014 at 11:20AM
YouTube vlogger Michelle Phan counter-sues Ultra Records

YouTube vlogger Michelle Phan counter-sues Ultra Records

YouTube fashion and beauty star Michelle Phan has counter-sued Ultra Records, following a copyright infringement lawsuit filed by the label ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 19th 2014 at 10:48AM
U2 and Apple 'working on new music format', according to Bono

U2 and Apple 'working on new music format', according to Bono

Bono has told TIME magazine that U2 and Apple are working on a new music format, designed to help not ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 19th 2014 at 10:44AM

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Ticketmaster expands German operations

Ticketmaster expands German operations

Ticketmaster Germany has formed new partnerships with Mehr! Entertainment Group & Eintrittskarten.de, expanding its retail ticketing and marketing operations to ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 19th 2014 at 10:27AM
Music Week Presents: Kristyna Myles (in association with Astar Studios)

Music Week Presents: Kristyna Myles (in association with Astar Studios)

Manchester-based Kristyna Myles started her journey by using the streets as her stage - busking away to any one and ...

Karma Bertelsen
by Karma Bertelsen
on Sep 19th 2014 at 10:00AM
ERA's Chatterjee: 'It's about building a healthy physical and digital ecosystem'

ERA's Chatterjee: 'It's about building a healthy physical and digital ecosystem' Gated Content

When it comes to the vital relationship between music’s labels and its retailers, it’s no secret that things can ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Sep 18th 2014 at 3:46PM
Infectious and BMG: 'We march to our own drum'

Infectious and BMG: 'We march to our own drum' Gated Content

The Infectious Music name means everything to Korda Marshall. 

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Sep 18th 2014 at 2:31PM
BMI

BMI reports record revenues of $977m

BMI achieved the highest revenues and royalty distributions in its 75-year history for its fiscal year ended June 30.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 18th 2014 at 2:20PM
Jamie xx and Gorgon City added to iTunes Festival line-up

Jamie xx and Gorgon City added to iTunes Festival line-up

Jamie xx and Gorgon City have been added to the line up for the iTunes Festival.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Sep 18th 2014 at 1:47PM
Today's iTunes UK Charts: Sigma No.1, Professor Green No.2

Today's iTunes UK Charts: Sigma No.1, Professor Green No.2

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

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 18th 2014 at 1:00PM
PRS makes two new appointments

PRS makes two new appointments

PRS For Music Foundation has hired two new members of staff.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 18th 2014 at 12:32PM
Coachella creators partner with Red Frog Events

Coachella creators partner with Red Frog Events

Goldenvoice, the creator behind Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in California, has entered into a joint venture with Red ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 18th 2014 at 12:03PM