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Deezer acquires internet talk radio service Stitcher

Deezer is to acquire Stitcher - a provider of personalised internet talk radio and mobile products.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 24th 2014 at 5:13PM
Momentum Music Fund

Woman's Hour wins Momentum Deezer Award, more acts in fresh funding round

PRS for Music Foundation, Arts Council England and Deezer have revealed Woman’s Hour as the latest winner of the Momentum ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 24th 2014 at 3:28PM
Alice Gross

Alice Gross family chooses Youth Music as memorial charity

The family of murdered teenager Alice Gross have chosen Youth Music as the beneficiary of an online tribute and donation ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 24th 2014 at 1:40PM
Sony/ATV

Sony/ATV signs T.I to worldwide publishing deal

Sony/ATV has signed a long-term worldwide deal with Grammy-winning rapper, songwriter and record producer T.I.
 
The agreement includes his ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 24th 2014 at 1:22PM

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Today's iTunes UK Charts: Meghan Trainor No.1, Ed Sheeran No.2

Today's iTunes UK Charts: Meghan Trainor No.1, Ed Sheeran No.2

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

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 24th 2014 at 1:00PM
First acts announced for BBC Music Awards

First acts announced for BBC Music Awards

The first acts performing at this year’s BBC Music Awards have been announced in a live link up between the ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 24th 2014 at 12:24PM
Pandora narrows losses YoY after record revenue in Q3 14

Pandora narrows losses YoY after record revenue in Q3 14

Internet radio service Pandora posted a $2 million net loss on revenue of $239.6 million, which was up 40% from ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Oct 24th 2014 at 12:23PM
Official Charts Midweek Sales Flash: Friday, October 24

Official Charts Midweek Sales Flash: Friday, October 24 Gated Content

Today's Official Chart Midweek Sales Flash is in.

Meghan Trainor's All About That Bass remains at the top of the ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 24th 2014 at 11:30AM

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Warner Music Group

Peter Breeden named CFO Warner Music UK

Warner Music UK has promoted Peter Breeden to chief financial officer with immediate effect.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 24th 2014 at 11:20AM
Simon Robson to head up Warner Music Asia Pacific as Rutherford announces retirement

Simon Robson to head up Warner Music Asia Pacific as Rutherford announces retirement

Current COO and CFO of Warner Music UK, Simon Robson, will head up Warner Music Asia Pacific from January 1, ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Oct 24th 2014 at 10:23AM
Music Week Presents: Andrea Balency

Music Week Presents: Andrea Balency

At just 22-years-old, Mexican/French artist Andrea Balency has already made her mark within the electronic scene. Heeded in 2010, she ...

Karma Bertelsen
by Karma Bertelsen
on Oct 24th 2014 at 10:00AM
MN2S hires two new agents

MN2S hires two new agents

DJ and talent booking agency MN2S has hired two new agents.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 3:51PM

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IP Crime Unit

Government to fund IP Crime Unit until 2017

The Government has confirmed that it will continue to fund the Police IP Crime Unit for the next two years ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 3:45PM
Alvin Stardust

Alvin Stardust dies, aged 72

Singer Alvin Stardust has died at the age of 72.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 3:36PM
Dean James: 'We're plugging a funding gap'

Dean James: 'We're plugging a funding gap' Gated Content

It’s one of the modern UK music industry’s biggest headaches: new talent slipping through the cracks of an A&R ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 2:52PM
Global

RAJAR: Global's Heart up 20% YoY in Q3 14, Smooth up 44%

At Global, the Heart network’s Q3 2014 reach of 9.10m meant that it kept its position as the UK leading ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 1:29PM

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Bauer

RAJAR: Bauer's Absolute network up 18.2% in Q3 14

Bauer’s Absolute Radio Network saw its best ever reach, with over just over 4 million listeners, according to RAJAR figures ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 1:27PM
Today's iTunes UK Charts: Taylor Swift No.1, Meghan Trainor No.2

Today's iTunes UK Charts: Taylor Swift 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 Oct 23rd 2014 at 1:00PM
6 Music

RAJAR: BBC 6 Music achieves record listenership in Q3 14

BBC 6 Music attracted a record average weekly audience of 1.99 million listeners, according to RAJAR results for the third ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 12:51PM
Q Awards - all the winners

Q Awards - all the winners

Kasabian beat Kate Bush in two categories at this year’s Xperia Access Q Awards. 

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 12:49PM
Xbox Music to drop ad-funded model for monthly subscription

Xbox Music to drop ad-funded model for monthly subscription

Microsoft will close its free Xbox Music streaming service from December 1, 2014.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 12:44PM
Beatport acquires Lstn, app to be shut down from October 30

Beatport acquires Lstn, app to be shut down from October 30

Beatport, owned by SFX Entertainment, has acquired social listening app Listn for an unknown sum. Listn staff will be joining Beatport.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 12:28PM
Vibe Bar to shut down

Vibe Bar to shut down

Vibe Bar on Brick Lane is to shut down on November 11, allegedly over licensing disagreements.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 12:23PM
Widow of Felix Hines set to establish charitable trust in his name

Widow of Felix Hines set to establish charitable trust in his name

The widow of popular publishing exec Felix Hines, who sadly died aged 41 at the Amsterdam Dance Event on Saturday ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 12:18PM
Allen

Lily Allen joins new Maverick management alliance

Lily Allen has joined new management alliance, Maverick, where she will be looked after by Quest Management's Scott Rodger ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 12:06PM