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Snapchat

Snapchat to launch record label with Sony?

Mobile messaging service Snapchat could be formulating plans to launch its own music label, according to information in leaked Sony ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Dec 17th 2014 at 11:50AM
Messaging app Line to launch streaming service

Messaging app Line to launch streaming service

Japanese messaging app company Line is launching a music streaming service, Line Music, with the backing of Sony Music Entertainment ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Dec 15th 2014 at 10:22AM
X Factor cover of new Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson track tops iTunes chart

X Factor cover of new Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson track tops iTunes chart

A cover of the new Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars track, Uptown Funk, has reached the top of the UK ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Dec 8th 2014 at 9:37AM
Lily Allen's label ITNO folds - report

Lily Allen's label ITNO folds - report

Lily Allen's record label ITNO has folded following its inability to sign enough talent to stay in business, according to ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Nov 20th 2014 at 12:29PM

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Sony Corp. reports $1.2bn quarterly net loss

Sony Corp. reports $1.2bn quarterly net loss

Electronics giant Sony made a net loss of $1.2bn for the quarter ending September 30, according to its latest set ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Nov 4th 2014 at 11:27AM
Vevo partners with Sony for live concert experiences

Vevo partners with Sony for live concert experiences

Vevo has renewed its partnership with Sony Mobile for a second year, for a series of live concert events.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 3rd 2014 at 11:49AM
SoundCloud's negotiations with major labels reach stalemate - report

SoundCloud's negotiations with major labels reach stalemate - report

SoundCloud’s negotiations with Universal, Sony and Warner have reached an impasse, according to the Financial Times.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Oct 10th 2014 at 3:01PM
Justin

Sony launches free discounted albums app in the UK

Sony Music Entertainment has introduced its first music flash sales app in the UK, Album of the Day, for iPhone ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Aug 14th 2014 at 2:59PM

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Example: 'I needed to reinvigorate myself'

Example: 'I needed to reinvigorate myself' Gated Content

Example’s record sales seems to have hit a plateau. After reaching No.1 on the UK Albums Chart with his third ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Aug 1st 2014 at 10:55AM
Sony signs deal with Klick Push

Sony signs deal with Klick Push

Music-focused ad platform Klick Push has partnered with Sony Music to offer free music in exchange for ad engagement.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 3rd 2014 at 12:19PM
Jonathan Morrish: A press officer and a gentleman

Jonathan Morrish: A press officer and a gentleman Gated Content

Jonathan Morrish wants to talk about the future. And about other people.

by DAVE ROBERTS
on May 29th 2014 at 3:54PM
Rough Copy

Rough Copy sign to Epic

Semi-finalists from the 2013 outing of The X Factor, Rough Copy have signed a record deal with Epic, bringing them ...

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Apr 22nd 2014 at 3:48PM

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Liam Bailey

Salaam Remi signs Liam Bailey, Collie Buddz to Sony imprint

Salaam Remi has signed UK singer/songwriter Liam Bailey and Bermudian reggae artist Collie Buddz to his Louder Than Life imprint ...

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Mar 10th 2014 at 11:26AM
Toby Andrews

Toby Andrews hired by Sony Music International electronic music division

Toby Andrews has been snapped up by Sony Music to work in its international electronic music division.

The former Get ...

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Jan 29th 2014 at 3:39PM
Lay-offs coming at Sony Entertainment as division makes $100m in cuts

Lay-offs coming at Sony Entertainment as division makes $100m in cuts

Sony Corp's Entertainment division is set to make $100m in cost savings, resulting in lay-offs that will predominantly affect the ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Nov 19th 2013 at 9:19AM
Snapverse

Major labels partner with new mobile video and music app

Snapverse - an iPhone app that allows users to combine 20-second videos with licensed music – has struck a deal ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 30th 2013 at 10:21AM

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Sony

Sony joins high quality audio drive

Sony is the latest company to sign up to the high quality audio initiative after announcing a new line of ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Oct 9th 2013 at 1:51PM
CoolBrands 2013: Spotify, Sony Music, Glastonbury, Apple make Top 20

CoolBrands 2013: Spotify, Sony Music, Glastonbury, Apple make Top 20

Apple has once again topped the annual UK CoolBrands survey, as other music-related companies register in the index's Top 20.
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Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Sep 24th 2013 at 9:23AM
SiriusXM

SiriusXM sued by labels for failure to pay royalties on pre-1972 tracks

Satellite radio company SiriusXM was sued yesterday (September 11) by Capitol Records, Sony Music Entertainment, Universal Music Group Recordings and ...

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Sep 12th 2013 at 2:56PM
SImon Cowell

Simon Cowell: 'I'm happy - which is rare'

Simon Cowell has praised the past year’s success of Syco Entertainment as the joint venture with Sony Music is “genuinely ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Sep 12th 2013 at 12:43PM
Gatfield

Gatfield: Music business 'looking more positive than it has for a long time"

Sony Music UK CEO Nick Gatfield has said the future of the music business is looking “more positive than it ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Sep 12th 2013 at 11:21AM
Playstation Vita TV

Sony unveils connected TV PlayStation device

Sony has unveiled the PlayStation Vita TV – a gadget that lets users access a range of entertainment services through ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Sep 10th 2013 at 10:03AM
Eylar Fox

Global Talent's Elyar Fox signs to RCA

Sony has signed Global Talent's Elyar Fox to its RCA label. The 18-year-old is Global’s first signing to Sony.

by Rory Foster
on Aug 19th 2013 at 3:55PM
Simon Cowell

'Cowell wants to sell Syco,' say insiders

Simon Cowell is looking to sell all or part of his Syco Entertainment JV with Sony, according to the New ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Aug 14th 2013 at 10:53AM