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'Don't knock Record Store Day,' say indie retailers

'Don't knock Record Store Day,' say indie retailers

A number of independent record shops have leapt to the defence of Record Store Day following criticism that it is ...

by MusicWeek Staff
on Apr 23rd 2015 at 11:16AM
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On the front page of the new Music Week, AIF members celebrate as they contribute £1bn to the UK economy.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Apr 23rd 2015 at 9:46AM
HMV reclaims top music retailer title

HMV reclaims top music retailer title

HMV is once again the UK's top music retailer, after the physical market grew by almost £10 million in the ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Apr 20th 2015 at 1:15PM
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Music Week digital edition now available

On the front cover of the new issue of Music Week, Music therapy charity Nordoff Robbins has big plans to ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Apr 16th 2015 at 9:50AM

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US video streaming rockets 110% in Q1 15

Streaming activity in the US pushed up music consumption by 14% in the first quarter of this year, according to ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Apr 13th 2015 at 11:24AM
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On the front cover of the new issue of Music Week, we've got the full list of winners from the ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Apr 10th 2015 at 10:43AM
Music Week Awards 2015 - all the winners

Music Week Awards 2015 - all the winners

Atlantic Records was bestowed with the prize for best Record Company at the Music Week Awards last night (April 9), ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Apr 10th 2015 at 1:24AM
ERA

ERA to host golf day in aid of Teenage Cancer Trust

ERA will once again host a golf day for retailers, suppliers and related companies in the entertainment world in support ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Apr 9th 2015 at 11:16AM

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On the front cover of the new issue of Music Week, the co-founder of streaming service Saavn discusses the potential ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Apr 2nd 2015 at 9:40AM
Jarvis Cocker adds voice to save Sheffield's Rare & Racy record store

Jarvis Cocker adds voice to save Sheffield's Rare & Racy record store

Pulp frontman Jarvis Cocker has lent his support to a campaign to save a string of independent shops in Sheffield's ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Apr 1st 2015 at 3:22PM
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On the front page of this week's issue of Music Week, BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra boss Ben Cooper defends ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Mar 26th 2015 at 9:36AM
Bobby Simms: The super fan is the future of our business

Bobby Simms: The super fan is the future of our business Gated Content

The following piece is written by Popshop founder and CEO Bobby Simms:


on Mar 19th 2015 at 12:17PM

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Record Store Day reiterates 'equal' platform Gated Content

The Entertainment Retailers Association has hit back at claims that Record Store Day has been “co-opted by major labels” and ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Mar 19th 2015 at 10:14AM
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On the front page of the new issue of Music Week, tomorrow’s industry leaders are revealed in our annual ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Mar 19th 2015 at 9:42AM
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On the front page of the new issue of Music Week, Twickets unveils an all-star Board of investors to support ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Mar 12th 2015 at 10:35AM
Bandcamp hits $100m payout milestone

Bandcamp hits $100m payout milestone

Direct-to-fan platform Bandcamp has paid out $100 million to artists.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Mar 9th 2015 at 10:01AM

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On the front cover of this week's issue of Music Week, indies react to Friday global release day.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Mar 5th 2015 at 4:45PM
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
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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
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 ...

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Feb 25th 2015 at 2:55PM
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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