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YouTube exec Fred Beteille elected Chairman of the Music Business Association's Board of Directors

YouTube's product manager Fred Beteille has been elected chairman of the Music Business Association's (Music Biz) Board of directors.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Aug 5th 2014 at 5:29PM
Vince Power calls live ban 'vindictive', says Hop Farm was 'hijacked'

Vince Power calls live ban 'vindictive', says Hop Farm was 'hijacked'

On Friday August 1 BBC news reported that promoter Vince Power was to be banned from staging live music events ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 5th 2014 at 2:22PM
Today's iTunes UK Charts: Nico & Vinz No.1, MAGIC! No.2

Today's iTunes UK Charts: Nico & Vinz No.1, MAGIC! No.2

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

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 5th 2014 at 1:00PM
Youth Music launches new grant, raises qualifying age limit

Youth Music launches new grant, raises qualifying age limit

Music education charity Youth Music has launched a new award that will see between £2,000 and £30,000 invested in small ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 5th 2014 at 12:35PM

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IFPI gives Austrian ISPs two weeks to block torrent sites

IFPI gives Austrian ISPs two weeks to block torrent sites

The IFPI has written to Austria's largest internet service providers, giving them two weeks to block four of the world’s ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 5th 2014 at 11:09AM
Music Week Presents: Submotion Orchestra

Music Week Presents: Submotion Orchestra

Leeds-bred 7-piece Submotion Orchestra first reached critical acclaim after forming in 2009 and releasing their debut album Finest Hour. ...

Karma Bertelsen
by Karma Bertelsen
on Aug 5th 2014 at 10:00AM
Sony/ATV promotes Brian Monaco to top advertising post

Sony/ATV promotes Brian Monaco to top advertising post

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has promoted Brian Monaco to executive VP, worldwide head of advertising, film and television.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 5th 2014 at 9:59AM
HMV

HMV increases entertainment market share to 14.7% in Q2

Entertainment retailer HMV finds itself second only to Amazon in fresh data measuring the performance of supermarkets, High Street and ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Aug 4th 2014 at 3:29PM

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Music Week Chart Pack

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 ...

on Aug 4th 2014 at 2:22PM
How to win a Sync Award

How to win a Sync Award

There's only one week left to nominate someone in the first ever Music Week Sync Awards!

on Aug 4th 2014 at 1:35PM
Today's iTunes UK Charts: Nico & Vinz No.1, MAGIC! No.2

Today's iTunes UK Charts: Nico & Vinz No.1, MAGIC! No.2

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

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 4th 2014 at 1:00PM
UK MVAs

UK Music Video Awards extends deadline for submissions

The seventh annual UK Music Video Awards, which is set to return to the Southbank Centre in London on Monday, ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Aug 4th 2014 at 1:00PM

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Apple closes deal on Beats acquisition

Apple closes deal on Beats acquisition

Beats is now officially part of Apple, after the $3 billion acquisition closed on Friday (August 1).

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 4th 2014 at 12:07PM
YouTube streaming music exec moves to Spotify

YouTube streaming music exec moves to Spotify

YouTube’s director of product management Shiva Rajaraman has left to work at Spotify.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 4th 2014 at 11:47AM
Magic No.1

Magic! score first UK No.1 single with highest streaming proportion to date

Canadian reggae fusion band Magic! earned their first Official Singles Chart No.1 with debut single Rude on Sunday - with ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Aug 4th 2014 at 10:28AM
Music Week Presents: The New Union

Music Week Presents: The New Union

Brighton deployed 4-piece The New Union have today released their latest single entitled 'Believe in Nothing' via Fandango/Fierce Panda. ...

Karma Bertelsen
by Karma Bertelsen
on Aug 4th 2014 at 10:00AM

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Jody Gerson leaves Sony/ATV for top Universal Music Publishing job

Jody Gerson leaves Sony/ATV for top Universal Music Publishing job

Sony/ATV co-president Jody Gerson will leave the company at the end of the year to become CEO/Chairman of rival major ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Aug 1st 2014 at 8:19PM
Radio playlist update: Capital Xtra

Radio playlist update: Capital Xtra Gated Content

The latest Capital Xtra network playlist for the week commencing August 1, 2014 has been revealed.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 1st 2014 at 4:52PM
The Playlist, August 1st 2014

The Playlist, August 1st 2014

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

10 tracks featuring Karen O / Jessie J, Ariana Grande, Nicki Minaj / Demons Of Ruby Mae / Alvvays / PHOX / The Shires / Cymbals Eat Guitars /
Parliament passes 'right to parody' law

Parliament passes 'right to parody' law

The House of Lords has voted in favour of a law that will give people the right to alter copyrighted ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 1st 2014 at 1:43PM
Live Nation Q2 profits fall YoY, but ticket revenue increases 10%

Live Nation Q2 profits fall YoY, but ticket revenue increases 10%

Live Nation’s ticketing income increased 10% in the second quarter of 2014, reaching $371 million, although overall profits fell 60% ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 1st 2014 at 1:12PM
Today's iTunes UK Charts: MAGIC! No.1, Cheryl Cole No.2

Today's iTunes UK Charts: MAGIC! No.1, Cheryl Cole No.2

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

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 1st 2014 at 1:00PM
Fantasy Football Trophy

Music Week and Shoot Music launch industry's biggest Fantasy Football League

Following on from the A-Z Industry Supporters survey, Music Week and Shoot Music have come together again in celebration ...

on Aug 1st 2014 at 11:52AM
Velocity Communications: 'People shouldn't hire yes men'

Velocity Communications: 'People shouldn't hire yes men' Gated Content

The following is a piece by Andy Saunders, founder of Velocity Communications.

by MusicWeek Staff
on Aug 1st 2014 at 11:30AM