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YouTube

BPI to hold summer digital marketing and YouTube training workshops

The BPI will hold its next series of training workshops, which will run over the summer and will cover digital ...

on Apr 10th 2014 at 9:30AM
Giuseppe De Cristofano

De Cristofano promoted to Head of Digital for BPI and BRITs

Giuseppe De Cristofano, the BPI's digital and technology manager for the past three years, has been promoted to the newly-created ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Mar 26th 2014 at 1:48PM
Tony Wadsworth to leave BPI this year

Tony Wadsworth to leave BPI this year

Tony Wadsworth CBE has decided to step down as chairman of the BPI and BRIT Awards Limited by the end ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Mar 20th 2014 at 7:12AM

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UK record industry income returns to growth in 2013

UK record industry income returns to growth in 2013

Oh, happy day: new figures show that the UK recorded music industry's annual revenues grew in 2013 for the first ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Feb 19th 2014 at 7:45AM
Arctic Monkeys

Rock claims a third of UK album sales in 2013

The rock genre was the most popular genre of 2013 in the UK in terms of albums despite the five ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 12th 2014 at 10:13AM
YouTube

YouTube music payouts surpass $1bn

YouTube’s music payouts have surpassed $1 billion.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 3rd 2014 at 3:25PM
BBFC

BBFC adds to push for online music video age-ratings

The British Board of Film Classification (BBFC) has said it wants an age-rating system for online videos introduced as soon ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 14th 2014 at 11:27AM

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BPI

BPI offers labels and distributors classical genre training

The BPI will host two classical genre training sessions for its member labels and distributors this month.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 7th 2014 at 9:46AM
Streaming value shoots up in 2013 - but albums and singles sales dip

Streaming value shoots up in 2013 - but albums and singles sales dip

The value of music streaming in the UK surpassed £100 million for the first time in history in 2013 - ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Jan 1st 2014 at 10:14AM
BPI

Copyright thief given 18-month prison sentence

A man who was found to be in possession of one of the largest hauls of hi-tech equipment for use ...

on Dec 4th 2013 at 10:41AM
Harry Maloney dies aged 70

Harry Maloney dies aged 70

Popular UK music industry veteran Harry Maloney died yesterday morning aged 70, after a long fight against cancer.

The exec ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Nov 28th 2013 at 12:47PM

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BPI

£3m Music Export Growth Scheme application deadline nears

The BPI is calling for eligible companies to get applications for the Music Export Grant Scheme in as soon as ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 15th 2013 at 3:21PM
Google

BPI sends 50 millionth takedown request to Google

The BPI is the first organisation in the world to have sent 50 million takedown requests to Google in its ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 15th 2013 at 12:17PM
Grooveshark

PPL asks labels: 'Have you licensed to Grooveshark?'

PPL has sent out another survey to its label members for the BPI, this time asking if they have licensed ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 11th 2013 at 10:46AM
Piracy

UK ISPs forced to block 21 major pirate websites

UK ISPs will block a record 21 copyright-infringing websites by tomorrow after a High Court judge ruled that they should ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 29th 2013 at 1:01PM

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Labels launch YouTube channel in answer to shrinking music TV opportunities

Labels launch YouTube channel in answer to shrinking music TV opportunities

Record label trade body the BPI is launching a new UK music YouTube channel on November 11 to "fill the ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Oct 25th 2013 at 10:36AM
BPI

£4m lottery fund for UK's biggest-ever music outreach programme

BPI, Global Radio and children’s charity UK Youth have teamed up to deliver a music-led youth outreach programme that has ...

by Sarah Dawood
on Oct 23rd 2013 at 1:50PM
Geoff Taylor

Applications now open for £3m Music Export grant

BPI and UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) have opened applications to a new Music Export Growth Scheme, offering £3m in ...

on Oct 16th 2013 at 10:42AM
Les Miserables

Soundtrack sales up 50% year-on-year

Original soundtracks across TV, film and theatre have seen a sales increase of almost 50% year-on-year in the first nine ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 2nd 2013 at 10:12AM
BPI

BPI and Musicmetric host Big Data workshop

Music industry execs gathered in London yesterday for a BPI and Musicmetric lead event aimed at enhancing companies’ digital skills.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 20th 2013 at 5:08PM
Kim Dotcom

FAC's Hunt says industry must expose Kim Dotcom as 'self-interested'

Featured Artists Coalition co-CEO Crispin Hunt says the music industry must show to the public it is the good guy ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Sep 5th 2013 at 9:27AM
Number 10

BPI set to meet Cameron next week

BPI chief executive Geoff Taylor will meet David Cameron next week in the hope of delivering some good news to ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Sep 5th 2013 at 9:26AM
Beatles albums win sales honours for first time

Beatles albums win sales honours for first time Gated Content

More than a dozen Beatles albums have attained platinum or gold status for the first time following changes to the ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Aug 30th 2013 at 11:17AM
BPI

UK record labels launch intern scheme

A new internship scheme, in conjunction with Creative Access and BPI, is set to offer six aspiring music executives from ...

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on Aug 23rd 2013 at 9:49AM