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HMV

HMV to open ninth store in Ireland

HMV is to open its ninth store in Ireland at Ballymena, Co. Antrim.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Aug 14th 2014 at 4:32PM
Music Week

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the magazine, video games streaming service Twitch is ready to work with music companies.

Inside, ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Aug 14th 2014 at 11:22AM
Music industry to adopt universal street dates - report

Music industry to adopt universal street dates - report

The music industry is very close to implementing a global release date, if fresh reports are anything to go by.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 13th 2014 at 10:44AM
Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the latest issue of Music Week, there's more on Pandora's direct label deal with Merlin ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 7th 2014 at 9:30AM

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Kylie Minogue

Kylie sees sales spike on Amazon Music after Commonwealth Games Closing Ceremony

Sales of Kylie Minogue’s albums have spiked on Amazon.co.uk after she performed at the Commonwealth Games Closing Ceremony in Glasgow.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 6th 2014 at 2:13PM
Delivery Agent acquires merch company Musictoday

Delivery Agent acquires merch company Musictoday

Commerce platform Delivery Agent has acquired merchandise distribution company Musictoday for an undisclosed sum.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 6th 2014 at 11:22AM
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
Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the latest issue of Music Week, Spirit Music Group eyes acquisition opportunities in the UK ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 31st 2014 at 11:16AM

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Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the latest issue of Music Week, creative industries take anti-piracy leters into their own hands ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 24th 2014 at 9:47AM
Spanish record revenues up for first time in 13 years

Spanish record revenues up for first time in 13 years

The Spanish record business has seen a rise in physical, digital and streaming revenue in the first half of 2014 ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jul 17th 2014 at 10:56AM
Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the latest issue of Music Week, HMV CEO Paul McGowan reports on the company's amazing ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 17th 2014 at 9:50AM
Geek Wave crowdfunding raises $1.3m for music player

Geek Wave crowdfunding raises $1.3m for music player

LH Labs, a part of Light Harmonic, has successfully completed an Indiegogo campaign to fund Geek Wave, a ‘high performance ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 15th 2014 at 10:41AM

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Music can't give up on finding its Frozen moment

Music can't give up on finding its Frozen moment Gated Content

The UK music industry can sheepishly applaud itself today for the dominance of home-sourced artists in the first half of ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Jul 14th 2014 at 3:52PM
Police discover largest underground pressing plant in Europe

Police discover largest underground pressing plant in Europe

Police have raided what may be Europe’s largest underground pressing plant for CDs, DVDs and vinyl records in Germany.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 11th 2014 at 3:05PM
Proper Music Distribution undergoes major restructure

Proper Music Distribution undergoes major restructure Gated Content

Proper Music Distribution has promoted a number of key staff to heads of department as part of a major internal ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Jul 10th 2014 at 2:31PM
Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the latest issue of Music Week, British artists dominate the first half of 2014 in ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 10th 2014 at 10:34AM

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Hilco claims HMV 'very profitable' in Q2

Hilco claims HMV 'very profitable' in Q2

Hilco chief executive Paul McGowan has called HMV “very profitable”, following the release of select financial figures for the second ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 4th 2014 at 10:34AM
Sister Ray Records to open store at Ace Hotel

Sister Ray Records to open store at Ace Hotel Gated Content

Sister Ray Records will open a new vinyl-only record shop on July 29 based at the Ace Hotel in London’s ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jul 3rd 2014 at 12:32PM
Rough Trade buys stake in Rise, expands into Nottingham

Rough Trade buys stake in Rise, expands into Nottingham

British retailer Rough Trade will open its first UK store outside of London this Autumn - after buying a controlling ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Jul 2nd 2014 at 4:11PM
Pixies

Richer Sounds launches initiatives to promote new music Gated Content

Richer Sounds has launched a number of initiatives to help promote new music, as it draws closer to the industry.
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Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jun 26th 2014 at 3:20PM
Tesco Mobile

Tesco launches Blinkbox Music deal for mobile customers

A section of Tesco Mobile customers will be given three months free access to the supermarket’s streaming music service Blinkbox ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jun 24th 2014 at 10:11AM
Police IP Crime Unit

PIPCU assists in suspending 188 websites selling counterfeit products

The Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit (PIPCU) has assisted in the siezure of 188 domain names that were illegally selling ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jun 23rd 2014 at 10:15AM
Bravado launches Marley Apparel

Bravado launches Marley Apparel

Universal Music Group’s global music merchandising company Bravado has launched Marley Apparel, a men’s clothing line that pays tribute from ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jun 13th 2014 at 11:20AM
Beats drops yearly subscription price after Apple acquisition

Beats drops yearly subscription price after Apple acquisition

Less than 24 hours after its acquisition by Apple was formally announced, music streaming service Beats Music has lowered its ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on May 29th 2014 at 10:56AM
Songkick hits 10 million users and $100 million in revenue

Songkick hits 10 million users and $100 million in revenue

Concert-tracking website Songkick has reached 10 million monthly users, and has generated $100 million in revenue through ticketing partnerships since ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on May 28th 2014 at 11:19AM