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Artist services: 'Artist input is key to ensuring true fan engagement'

Artist services: 'Artist input is key to ensuring true fan engagement' Gated Content

Although the artist services model is certainly not new, it’s only in recent years that its popularity has increased ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 28th 2014 at 2:31PM
The Official Charts Company

Official Charts Midweek Sales Flash: Friday, November 28 Gated Content

Today's Official Chart Midweek Sales Flash is in.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 28th 2014 at 2:29PM
Parliament

Industry files for judicial review over lack of compensation in private copying exception

The Musicians’ Union, BASCA and UK Music have launched an application for a judicial review of the Government’s introduction of ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 27th 2014 at 12:15PM
Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the new issue of Music Week, Decca reveals its new MD while Black Butter's publishing ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 27th 2014 at 11:26AM

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The Official Charts Company

Official Charts Midweek Sales Flash: Wednesday, November 26 Gated Content

Today's Official Chart Midweek Sales Flash is in.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 26th 2014 at 3:57PM
Labels invest $4.3bn in A&R and marketing annually - IFPI

Labels invest $4.3bn in A&R and marketing annually - IFPI

Record companies invest $4.3 billion annually in A&R and marketing, according to a new report from IFPI.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 25th 2014 at 11:05AM
Kobalt: 'The music industry is suffering from a slow death'

Kobalt: 'The music industry is suffering from a slow death'

Willard Ahdritz is staring intently into my eyes. His wrist perches unnervingly close to my forearm, his fingers gently patting ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Nov 24th 2014 at 2:42PM
Mascot Label Group

ADA and Mascot Label Group ink North American distribution deal

Mascot Label Group and Warner Music Group's ADA have forged a new distribution partnership for North America that will commence ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 24th 2014 at 10:53AM

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Sian Anderson: 'I don't ever get let off because I'm young'

Sian Anderson: 'I don't ever get let off because I'm young' Gated Content

There’s no such thing as burnout in Sian Anderson’s world. In a typical week, the young exec charges around ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 24th 2014 at 10:20AM
One Direction Four

Official Charts analysis: 1D land fourth consecutive No.1 LP as Four sells 141,780 Gated Content

ALBUMS
There are emphatic debuts atop both the singles and albums charts this week, with One Direction scoring the number ...

by Alan Jones
on Nov 24th 2014 at 10:14AM
The Official Charts Company

Official Charts Midweek Sales Flash: Friday, November 21 Gated Content

Today's Official Chart Midweek Sales Flash is in.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 21st 2014 at 1:00PM
Lily Allen's label ITNO folds - report

Lily Allen's label ITNO folds - report

Lily Allen's record label ITNO has folded following its inability to sign enough talent to stay in business, according to ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Nov 20th 2014 at 12:29PM

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Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the new issue of Music Week, Black Butter is to effectively become a frontline label ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 20th 2014 at 11:48AM
BMG signs Giant Jump deal in China

BMG signs Giant Jump deal in China

BMG has formed a global rights management partnership with Giant Jump, a leading Chinese music and entertainment company.
 
BMG ...

on Nov 20th 2014 at 11:30AM
Sony Music UK strikes global Black Butter deal

Sony Music UK strikes global Black Butter deal

Rising independent label Black Butter has signed a global deal with Sony Music UK chairman & CEO Jason Iley that ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Nov 20th 2014 at 7:30AM
The Official Charts Company

Official Charts Midweek Sales Flash: Wednesday, November 19 Gated Content

Today's Official Chart Midweek Sales Flash is in.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 19th 2014 at 3:57PM

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Lazaretto

Jack White's Lazaretto tops Sister Ray's end of year sales chart

Sister Ray Records - the indie record store based in Berwick Street, London and the recently opened vinyl only shop ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 18th 2014 at 2:00PM
Cherrytree's Kierszenbaum: 'Music shouldn't be a loss leader'

Cherrytree's Kierszenbaum: 'Music shouldn't be a loss leader'

Cherrytree Records founder, musician and Interscope senior A&R exec Martin Kierszenbaum has emphasised the need for artists to get paid ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 18th 2014 at 11:35AM
BMG acquires LA-based indie Vagrant Records

BMG acquires LA-based indie Vagrant Records

BMG Chrysalis US has acquired LA-based indie rock label Vagrant Records. 

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Nov 18th 2014 at 10:48AM
Morvan Boury

Morvan Boury gets top business development and strategy role at Sony Music Entertainment

Morvan Boury has been named vice president, global business development and digital strategy, Sony Music Entertainment.

In this role, Boury ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 17th 2014 at 3:12PM
Wake Me Up Children In Need

Official Charts analysis: Wake Me Up returns to singles summit as Children In Need charity track Gated Content

SINGLES
In a singles chart that celebrated its 62nd birthday last week, more than 30 songs have topped the chart ...

by Alan Jones
on Nov 17th 2014 at 10:21AM
Warner acquires Gold Typhoon Group, partners with Tencent Holdings in China

Warner acquires Gold Typhoon Group, partners with Tencent Holdings in China

Warner Music Group has finalised its acquisition of Gold Typhoon Group, the Chinese entertainment company and record label with a ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 14th 2014 at 10:04AM
Eric

'SoundCloud is not dependent on a full catalogue'

SoundCloud co-founder Eric Wahlforss (pictured) has said that the platform is "not dependent on a full catalogue" of ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 14th 2014 at 9:59AM
Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the new issue of Music Week, we celebrate some of the most influential women working ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 13th 2014 at 10:10AM
YouTube

YouTube launches video streaming subscription service

YouTube is finally ready to launch its long-rumoured video streaming subscription service with all the major labels and "hundreds of ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 12th 2014 at 6:00PM