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BM Soho store closes

BM Soho store closes

London record store BM Soho has been forced to close, reportedly over a contractual dispute.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Mar 2nd 2015 at 2:04PM
Target

Target sticks by music after global release day confirmation

US retailer will continue to stock music in its stores and online despite confirmation yesterday that it would have to ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 27th 2015 at 5:35PM
BRITs stars see download sales soar on Google Play

BRITs stars see download sales soar on Google Play

Google Play has analysed download figures to see who did the best out of the BRITs.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Feb 26th 2015 at 4:45PM
Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front cover of this week's newly redesigned issue of Music Week, Ed Sheeran wins big at this year's ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Feb 26th 2015 at 11:30AM

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Alcopop! Records to curate indie label compilation for Record Store Day

Alcopop! Records to curate indie label compilation for Record Store Day

Alcopop! Records has partnered with other indie labels for a limited special Record Store Day release, the Sensible Record Labels ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Feb 26th 2015 at 10:24AM
IFPI

IFPI confirms Friday global release day

The IFPI has confirmed Friday as the global release day for new music. The change will come into effect in ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 26th 2015 at 10:00AM
Government U-turn on secondary ticketing regulation

Government U-turn on secondary ticketing regulation

Secondary ticketing sellers are set to be regulated more closely under new legislation passed by the House of Lords last ...

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on Feb 25th 2015 at 2:55PM
Message

Brian Message: 'Licensing's NDA culture has eroded artist and manager trust'

Manager Brian Message has hit out at the lack of transparency surrounding the licensing of creator catalogues to retailers and ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 25th 2015 at 7:00AM

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Friday to be announced as global release day - sources

The IFPI is on the verge of announcing Friday as the chosen global release day, Music Week understands.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 24th 2015 at 6:40PM
ERA

ERA publishes manifesto for 'Shaping The Future of Entertainment'

The Entertainment Retailers Association (ERA), has unveiled its Manifesto titled, Shaping The Future of Entertainment.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Feb 24th 2015 at 11:16AM
ERA

More physical stores sell music than ever before

The number of physical stores selling music in the UK reached an all-time high in 2014, according to new figures ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 24th 2015 at 7:04AM
ERA

ERA to launch manifesto for music, video and games markets

The UK’s entertainment retailers and digital services will publish a manifesto outlining a five-point plan to grow the music, video ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Feb 20th 2015 at 10:43AM

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Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front cover of this week's issue of Music Week, UK Music issues a five-point manifesto for the next ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Feb 19th 2015 at 11:26AM
Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available Gated Content

On the front cover of this week's Music Week, the UK Official Albums Chart will start including audio streams later ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Feb 12th 2015 at 10:14AM
Editorial: Lessons to be learned from Arvato's fall

Editorial: Lessons to be learned from Arvato's fall Gated Content

Ordinarily, you’d struggle to find a company that boasted a 42.7% share of the album market in 2014 before bowing ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 5th 2015 at 12:35PM
Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the new issue of Music Week, BASCA launches its most important campaign yet as it ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Feb 5th 2015 at 10:48AM

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Three arrested for selling fake music merchandise

Three arrested for selling fake music merchandise

The Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit (PIPCU) has arrested three individuals believed to have been running a mini counterfeiting factory ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Feb 3rd 2015 at 3:53PM
France hails 'second revolution' as streaming gives digital income a boost

France hails 'second revolution' as streaming gives digital income a boost

French trade body SNEP (le Syndicat National de l'édition Phonographique) has released year-end figures for recorded music in 2014, showing ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Feb 3rd 2015 at 3:52PM
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Cinram secures distribution deal with [PIAS]

Home entertainment supply chain company Cinram has signed a multi-year contract with [PIAS] to provide full order to cash fulfillment ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 29th 2015 at 10:24AM
Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the new issue of Music Week, a united industry hails the Government's step forward with ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 29th 2015 at 9:59AM
Apple

Apple revenues grow 30% YoY

Apple recorded revenues of $74.6bn in the three months ending in December, turning a net profit of $18bn.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 28th 2015 at 9:39AM
My Generation Beer Co partners with Record Store Day 2015

My Generation Beer Co partners with Record Store Day 2015

Record Store Day has named My Generation Beer Company its official drinks partner for this year's event.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 27th 2015 at 11:55AM
Unilever partners with Big Sync Music

Unilever partners with Big Sync Music

Specialist music agency Big Sync Music has been appointed by Unilever as the single supplier for its music services across ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 26th 2015 at 3:28PM
Streaming revenue doubled in Australia in 2014

Streaming revenue doubled in Australia in 2014

The Australian music industry saw an increase in streaming subscription services in 2014 - but the territory's year-end figures show ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 26th 2015 at 2:25PM
Amazon

Amazon tops Christmas retail sales - report

Amazon took one in every four pounds spent on physical music, games and video in Britain during the run up ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 26th 2015 at 11:05AM