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Entries in 'PRS' (29)

Momentum Music Fund

PRSF and Deezer Momentum App shortlisted for Arts and Business Award

A technology team-up of PRS For Music Foundation and Deezer has been recognised with a nomination for at the 35th ...

on Apr 7th 2014 at 2:16PM
Music Week RADAR: Last chance for tickets

Music Week RADAR: Last chance for tickets

Music Week's RADAR night in London is fast approaching - taking place this Thursday, November 28 at Under the Bridge ...

on Nov 25th 2013 at 3:29PM
Barney Hooper to leave PRS For Music

Barney Hooper to leave PRS For Music

PRS for Music communications boss Barney Hooper has chosen to leave the business after almost five years.

Hooper was appointed ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Jun 27th 2013 at 10:06AM
Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor honoured by PRS For Music

PRS for Music has honoured African British classical composer Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (1875-1912) with the display of a new sketch in ...

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on Jun 21st 2013 at 10:24AM

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PRS for Music

PRS, GEMA and STIM join forces for pan-European licensing hub

PRS for Music has formed a major collaboration with STIM in Sweden and GEMA in Germany that it hopes will ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jun 17th 2013 at 10:37AM
PRS

PRS launches 2013 Beyond Borders funding programme

PRS for Music Foundation has launched 2013’s edition of Beyond Borders – a UK-wide funding programme for the creation and ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jun 13th 2013 at 2:35PM
PRS For Music

PRS for Music to host Women In Music debate

PRS for Music will host a Women In Music debate at the Red Bull Studios in London Bridge on Wednesday, ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jun 13th 2013 at 10:05AM
Terri Anderson, 'lovely human being' and UK music biz veteran, dies aged 66

Terri Anderson, 'lovely human being' and UK music biz veteran, dies aged 66

Tributes from around the music business have been paid to Terri Anderson, former Music Week journalist and senior industry communications ...

on May 28th 2013 at 6:01PM

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Momentum Music Fund

£500k Momentum Music artist development fund launched

PRS for Music foundation and Arts Council England have launched the Momentum Music Fund: a £500,000 investment to develop the ...

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on May 17th 2013 at 12:20PM
John Mottram

John Mottram appointed PRS for Music Public Affairs Manager

PRS for Music appointed its new Public Affairs manager, John Mottram.

on May 9th 2013 at 10:17AM
Revealed: Top 20 ads for songwriters in 2012

Revealed: Top 20 ads for songwriters in 2012

The top 20 most played music tracks in advertising across television and radio in 2012 are revealed below - with ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on May 2nd 2013 at 7:59AM
MCPS sells shares to PRS

MCPS sells shares to PRS

Mechanical royalty collection society MCPS has sold its shares to PRS For Music as part of a wider restructure at ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Apr 18th 2013 at 8:55AM

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PRS for Music

PRS for Music's digital income in 2012: Full analysis Gated Content

PRS for Music collected more money from online services than UK radio for the first time last year, marking another ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Apr 11th 2013 at 12:37PM
Queen honoured with PRS For Music Heritage Award

Queen honoured with PRS For Music Heritage Award

Queen have been honoured with a PRS for Music Heritage Award, with a commemorative plaque unveiled at Imperial College, the ...

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on Mar 6th 2013 at 10:07AM
PRS for Music

PRS for Music launches new electronic music initiative

PRS for Music has introduced a new initiative which aims to bring together electronic music writers, producers, publishers and labels ...

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on Feb 11th 2013 at 3:01PM
Maurice Samuel

PRS for Music appoints new Chief Economist

PRS for Music has appointed Maurice Samuel as its new chief economist.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 6th 2013 at 11:15AM

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PRS and NCB joint venture now in 9 countries

PRS and NCB joint venture now in 9 countries

Network of Music Partners (NMP), the new name for the joint venture between Nordic Copyright Bureau (NCB) and PRS for ...

on Jan 28th 2013 at 11:00AM
PRS for Music

JLS voted 'Hardest Working Group of 2012' by PRS for Music

JLS have been revealed as the heardest working group of 2012 by PRS for Music for the second consecutive year.

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on Jan 21st 2013 at 9:35AM
BBC Radio Cymru

BBC Radio Cymru cuts Welsh language music output following royalties dispute

BBC Radio Cymru has been forced to change its playlists after losing the rights to thousands of Welsh-language songs in ...

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on Jan 2nd 2013 at 10:23AM
PRS for Music

PRS for Music launches new code of conduct

PRS for Music has launched a revised Code of Conduct for its 95,000 music creator members and over 350,000 existing ...

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on Dec 3rd 2012 at 1:19PM
PRS for Music

MCPS broadcast commission rates to rise, society predicts 'significant 2012 losses'

Broadcast commission rates are to increase 1.25% for MCPS UK and Ireland Board members from June 2013, after MCPS is ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 27th 2012 at 10:48AM
PRS welcomes Copyright Hub progress

PRS welcomes Copyright Hub progress

Collection society PRS has applauded steps taken today to begin implementation of Dr. Richard Hooper's recommendations surrounding a new copyright ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Nov 20th 2012 at 2:08PM
PRS licences Google Play in Europe

PRS licences Google Play in Europe

PRS for Music has licensed cloud-based music service Google Play, which launches in Europe this week.

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Nov 14th 2012 at 10:15AM
Government publishes minimum standards for Collection Societies

Government publishes minimum standards for Collection Societies

The Government has published new minimum standards which are to underpin the self-regulatory framework for UK collecting societies.

The minimum ...

on Oct 24th 2012 at 9:32AM
PRS licenses Amazon Cloud Player

PRS licenses Amazon Cloud Player

PRS for Music has signed a licensing agreement for Amazon’s new server-based music service Cloud Player. 

on Oct 1st 2012 at 12:25PM