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Looking to hire? Check out the latest Music Week job ad deals

Starting the year with a new hire? Music Week is offering a special deal for job vacancy ads.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 21st 2015 at 3:32PM
Jacks Rocks

Jack Daniel's launches independent small venue initiative

Jack Daniel’s has launched a year-long initiative supporting some of the UK’s independent small venues. 

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 21st 2015 at 3:08PM
Moses Martiny

Sony/ATV hires former PRS exec Moses Martiny

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has appointed Moses Martiny to the role of vice president digital, Europe.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 21st 2015 at 2:31PM
On The Radar: Viet Cong

On The Radar: Viet Cong Gated Content

Women (the band, not the gender) broke up in 2012, following the sad demise of guitarist Christopher Reimer. Two ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 21st 2015 at 2:26PM

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Today's iTunes UK Charts: Mark Ronson No.1, Meghan Trainor No.2

Today's iTunes UK Charts: Mark Ronson No.1, Meghan Trainor No.2

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

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 21st 2015 at 1:00PM
Charli XCX

Ben Cook: 'Charli XCX can soundtrack things really well'

Atlantic UK head Ben Cook has described how much sync has helped the label's newest pop star, Charli XCX, in ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 21st 2015 at 12:51PM
Sync Story: Sugar Pie DeSanto powers up Go Compare

Sync Story: Sugar Pie DeSanto powers up Go Compare Gated Content

After in-coming agency Fold7 put Gocompare.com’s overweight Welsh opera singer Gio out to pasture early last year – replacing ...

on Jan 21st 2015 at 12:49PM
Mercedes-Benz acquire naming rights for AEG venue in Berlin

Mercedes-Benz acquire naming rights for AEG venue in Berlin

Mercedes-Benz have acquired the naming rights for Berlin’s AEG-owned arena under a new 20-year partnership.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 21st 2015 at 12:22PM

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Ride and British Sea Power sign with Sunshine HQ

Ride and British Sea Power sign with Sunshine HQ

Indie bands Ride and British Sea Power have inked worldwide D2C deals with Sunshine HQ.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 21st 2015 at 11:59AM
Brighton Music Conference

Brighton Music Conference to return in June

Brighton Music Conference (BMC) will return to the UK’s South Coast for a two-day event on June 5 and 6, ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 21st 2015 at 11:46AM
New trade body Music Venues Alliance to support live industry

New trade body Music Venues Alliance to support live industry

Music Venues Alliance, a new trade body aimed at protecting live music venues, has formed following a string of venue ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 21st 2015 at 11:45AM
Shabs

Relentless Records signs new three year deal under Sony

Relentless Records has started 2015 with a brand new three year deal under Sony Music UK and a host of ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 21st 2015 at 11:07AM

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RADAR returns February 26 - save the date!

RADAR returns February 26 - save the date!

Music Week's industry showcase night RADAR is returning in 2015 on Thursday, February 26 at Under The Bridge.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 21st 2015 at 10:34AM
Musicmetric

Apple buys analytics firm Musicmetric

Apple has bought Semetric - the company behind music analytics firm Musicmetric - and appointed its vice president of corporate ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 21st 2015 at 10:07AM
Shazam

Shazam raises $30m investment, now valued at over $1bn

Shazam has closed a $30 million investment, valuing the company at over $1 billion.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 21st 2015 at 10:05AM
Check out the latest music industry jobs

Check out the latest music industry jobs

Searching for a new music industry job? A number of new vacancies have been added to the Music Week jobs ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 21st 2015 at 9:50AM

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New Music Week ChartPack available now

New Music Week ChartPack available now Gated Content

Today's Music Week ChartPack is now available to read online or download - featuring the latest weekly Official Singles and ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 20th 2015 at 6:30PM
Radio playlist update: 6 Music

Radio playlist update: 6 Music Gated Content

The latest BBC Radio 6 Music playlist and Albums of the Day have been revealed, covering the seven days commencing ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 20th 2015 at 6:00PM
Nick Roden

Former Defected and Warner exec Nick Roden joins INgrooves

INgrooves Music Group has recruited former Defected Records and ADA exec Nick Roden as director of international business development.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 20th 2015 at 5:45PM
Steve Reid InNOVAtion Awards winners announced

Steve Reid InNOVAtion Awards winners announced

PRS for Music Foundation and the Steve Reed Foundation have announced the five artists who will be receiving Steve Rein ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 20th 2015 at 3:25PM
RockNess Festival future in doubt - report

RockNess Festival future in doubt - report

The future of Scotland festival RockNess looks uncertain, with reports suggesting that it will not take place for a second ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 20th 2015 at 3:24PM
Today's iTunes UK Charts: Mark Ronson No.1, Meghan Trainor No.2

Today's iTunes UK Charts: Mark Ronson No.1, Meghan Trainor No.2

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

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 20th 2015 at 1:00PM
Take That to headline War Child show

Take That to headline War Child show

Take That have been announced as the headline act at the annual War Child BRIT Awards show with O2.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 20th 2015 at 11:35AM
Primary Wave

Primary Wave talent management division merges with Intellectual Artists Management

Primary Wave has completed the merger of its talent management division with Intellectual Artists Management.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 20th 2015 at 10:10AM
Sleater-Kinney

Sleater-Kinney sign co-publishing deal with Big Deal Music and BMG

Big Deal Music and BMG have signed a co-publishing deal with US punk rock band Sleater-Kinney.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 20th 2015 at 9:57AM