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Overnight news from around the world

Overnight news from around the world

Polydor's Unger-Hamilton linked with Sony move

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Feb 10th 2016 at 7:40AM
The Top 10 of everything in 2015

The Top 10 of everything in 2015 Gated Content

Last year was a great year for music - According to BPI's end of year figures, UK music consumption ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 6th 2016 at 3:46PM
Discogs attempt to document every record shop in the world

Discogs attempt to document every record shop in the world Gated Content

Community-built vinyl database Discogs has documented more than 4,700 record shops as part of its latest project VinylHub, an on-going ...

on Dec 16th 2015 at 2:36PM
PRS for Music Foundation reveals first Flash Funding recipients

PRS for Music Foundation reveals first Flash Funding recipients Gated Content

PRS for Music Foundation has revealed the first five acts to receive support through its new Flash Funding initiative.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Dec 14th 2015 at 3:06PM

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PRS for Music Foundation launches Flash Funding

PRS for Music Foundation launches Flash Funding Gated Content

PRS for Music Foundation has launched a new funding opportunity, Flash Funding, aimed at addressing different issues facing emerging music ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Dec 7th 2015 at 10:06AM
Third Man Records to open vinyl pressing plant in Detroit

Third Man Records to open vinyl pressing plant in Detroit Gated Content

Jack White's Third Man Records is to open a vinyl pressing plant in his hometown of Detroit.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Nov 24th 2015 at 11:00AM
Tesco to enter vinyl market with Iron Maiden LP

Tesco to enter vinyl market with Iron Maiden LP Gated Content

Tesco is becoming the first UK supermarket to stock vinyl records on its shelves, with Iron Maiden's new album, The ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 1st 2015 at 12:01PM
Turnstyle Records opens in London

Turnstyle Records opens in London Gated Content

A new music store, Turnstyle Records, has opened in Streatham, London, as vinyl sales continue to increase.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jun 15th 2015 at 3:21PM

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QRATES

QRATES start-up simplifies vinyl manufacturing for indie artists and labels Gated Content

Recently-launched direct to fan vinyl start-up, QRATES, aims to simplify the process of vinyl ordering for small labels and artists ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Apr 27th 2015 at 10:21AM
Frances Moore

UK third in global vinyl sales Gated Content

The US currently leads the way in vinyl sales worldwide, with the UK in third place.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Apr 17th 2015 at 11:20AM
OCC

First Official UK Vinyl Charts launched Gated Content

The Official Charts Company has launched the UK’s first ever weekly Official Vinyl Charts as new figures reveal the vinyl resurgence continues ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Apr 13th 2015 at 7:18AM
Alcopop! Records to release parody single aimed at UKIP

Alcopop! Records to release parody single aimed at UKIP Gated Content

Alcopop! Records are releasing a parody 7” single, The Wit And Wisdom Of Nigel Farage.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Apr 9th 2015 at 11:09AM

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

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

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
BM Soho store closes

BM Soho store closes Gated Content

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
HMV No.1 physical retailer, vinyl sales up 170%, CDs 1.5%

HMV No.1 physical retailer, vinyl sales up 170%, CDs 1.5% Gated Content

Hilco Capital, the company that bought HMV out of administration, has released its 2014 sales figures, which see the entertainment ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 16th 2015 at 10:47AM
Fat Possum opens vinyl pressing plant

Fat Possum opens vinyl pressing plant Gated Content

Fat Possum founder Matthew Johnson has partnered with Bruce Watson and AudioGraphics Masterworks owners Mark Yoshida and Brandon Seavers to open Memphis Record ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Dec 24th 2014 at 11:38AM

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UK vinyl sales pass 1m mark for first time since 1996

UK vinyl sales pass 1m mark for first time since 1996 Gated Content

Annual sales of vinyl albums in the UK have passed the 1 million mark for the first time in nearly ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 27th 2014 at 11:12AM
Manufacturing report: 'Vinyl is king right now'

Manufacturing report: 'Vinyl is king right now' Gated Content

While the likes of artists, labels and publishers have been able to benefit from the increasingly streaming-orientated listening habits ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Oct 21st 2014 at 1:48PM
Vinyl on track to pass 1m sales in 2014

Vinyl on track to pass 1m sales in 2014 Gated Content

Vinyl sales are set to cross the 1 million threshold for the first time in nearly 20 years, according to ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 17th 2014 at 1:57PM
2014 UK vinyl sales exceed 2013

2014 UK vinyl sales exceed 2013 Gated Content

UK vinyl sales to date have already exceeded the total sold in the whole of 2013, according to the Entertainment ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Oct 3rd 2014 at 11:28AM
Amazon boasts largest vinyl market share in US - report

Amazon boasts largest vinyl market share in US - report Gated Content

Amazon claims 12.3% of the vinyl market in the US while independent retailers control 50% collectively.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Oct 2nd 2014 at 10:53AM
Jack White

Jack White's Lazaretto sells 60,000 on vinyl to break 20-year record Gated Content

Jack White's second solo album Lazaretto has sold 60,000 copies on vinyl since its June 10 release to become the ...

RHIAN JONES
by RHIAN JONES
on Aug 6th 2014 at 10:07AM
Amazon

Amazon vinyl sales up 100% year-on-year Gated Content

Amazon has reported 100% growth in vinyl sales in 2013 year-on-year.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 13th 2013 at 10:23AM
Vinyl

Vinyl lending library opens in London Gated Content

A new vinyl-only library has opened its doors in London.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jul 2nd 2013 at 3:31PM