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HMV

HMV on course to be 'UK's biggest entertainment retailer', says Hilco boss

HMV is on course to claim the title of Britain's biggest entertainment retailer, according to Hilco chief executive Paul McGowan.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Sep 1st 2014 at 12:04PM
SeatGeek raises $35m in funding round

SeatGeek raises $35m in funding round

Ticket search engine SeatGeek has announced that it has raised $35 million in new venture funding, with the list of ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 29th 2014 at 10:09AM
Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the new issue of Music Week, iTunes Festival 2014 is set to stream to millions, ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 28th 2014 at 10:51AM
Records

Trade bodies split over global release day

The Department of Record Stores in the US has suggested that a global release day for new albums and singles  ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Aug 26th 2014 at 10:26AM

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ReverbNation

Update: ReverbNation splits with merch company Audiolife

[This story originally had the headline 'ReverbNation splits with indie merch company Dizzyjam', ReverbNation has never had any business ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Aug 22nd 2014 at 4:20PM
Music Week

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the magazine, leading accountants warn of increasing financial demands on artists and there's key promotions ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Aug 21st 2014 at 10:15AM
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

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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
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

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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
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

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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, 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
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
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