IP crime policing unit gets two years more funding
IP crime policing unit gets two years more funding

The UK government yesterday confirmed another two years of funding for the City Of London...

US courts side again with EMI in Duke Ellington dispute
US courts side again with EMI in Duke Ellington dispute

A court in New York has denied the estate of Duke Ellington the right to...

New Asia Pacific boss for Warner Music
New Asia Pacific boss for Warner Music

Warner Music Group yesterday announced that Simon Robson, currently COO and CFO for Warner Music...

Believe and Kartel collaborate on Poppy Appeal single release
Believe and Kartel collaborate on Poppy Appeal single release

Label services companies Believe Digital and Kartel Music Services are working together to oversee the...

New editorial hires at Noisey
New editorial hires at Noisey

Vice's music platform Noisey has announced the appointment of two new members to its editorial...

City Showcase finalises programme for Apple Store seminars
City Showcase finalises programme for Apple Store seminars

The full programme has been confirmed for the previously reported 'Finding The Future', three days...

CMU Beef Of The Week #228: Mike Read v Mike Read
CMU Beef Of The Week #228: Mike Read v Mike Read

So, one time Radio 1 deejay Mike Read knows a thing or two about getting...

East London's Vibe Bar closing over licensing issues
East London's Vibe Bar closing over licensing issues

East London's Vibe Bar is to close after a run in between the venue's owners...

MN2S recruits two more agents
MN2S recruits two more agents

The MN2S booking agency has added to its team by recruiting two new agents in...

Pandora launches data service for artists
Pandora launches data service for artists

Pandora continues in its bid to convince the music community it's not evil by offering...

RAJAR Round Up: Good quarter for 6, less so for Radio 1 and Heart
RAJAR Round Up: Good quarter for 6, less so for Radio 1 and Heart

What five things do you need to know about the latest round of radio listening...

Japan Night steps up music export plans with international concert announcement
Japan Night steps up music export plans with international concert announcement

A collaboration between the Federation Of Music Producers Japan and ad agency Dentsu, music export...

CMU's One Liners: Sony/ATV, Son Lux, Slim Twig and more
CMU's One Liners: Sony/ATV, Son Lux, Slim Twig and more

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Sony's music publishing house Sony/ATV has promoted one Rich...

Alvin Stardust 1942-2004
Alvin Stardust 1942-2004

Singer, entertainer and glam-rock star Alvin Stardust has died aged 72 after a brief illness,...

Run The Jewels stealth-release RTJ2
Run The Jewels stealth-release RTJ2

At last, a big and bold release to compensate for a fairly lax Q4 so...

Panda Bear trails Grim Reaper LP with creepy new single
Panda Bear trails Grim Reaper LP with creepy new single

Speaking of RTJ-style sneaky, ahead-of-time releases, Panda Bear has applied that very tactic to a...

Elton and Britney staying on in Vegas, with J-Lo potentially on the way
Elton and Britney staying on in Vegas, with J-Lo potentially on the way

It's time for a go on the 'popstars with Las Vegas residencies' fruit machine of...

CMU's One Liners: Brian Eno, by:Larm, Chuckles x Tinchy and more...
CMU's One Liners: Brian Eno, by:Larm, Chuckles x Tinchy and more...

Other notable announcements and developments today... • NASA has a SoundCloud now, space cadets, via...

Kesha claims about Dr Luke contradicted in earlier deposition
Kesha claims about Dr Luke contradicted in earlier deposition

There were developments earlier this week in the high profile and emotive legal battle between...

Wilko Johnson free of cancer and feeling iconic
Wilko Johnson free of cancer and feeling iconic

More from Wilko Johnson's pretty extraordinary recovery story now, as the one-time Dr Feelgood guitarist...

Ain't no party like a televised, charity-motivated S Club mega-party
Ain't no party like a televised, charity-motivated S Club mega-party

So. 4:3 girl:boy ratio pop superband S Club 7, aka the S Club Seniors, are...

Kate Bush takes stock 'After The Dawn'
Kate Bush takes stock 'After The Dawn'

Dear everyone who went to one of Kate Bush's 22 back-to-back 'Before The Dawn' shows...

Q Awards dished out
Q Awards dished out

What's this, an awards show just for music people, oh my Lord what did we...

MOBOs dished out
MOBOs dished out

Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, after a long, long, long, long wait of, oh,...

CMU's One Liners: Sony/ATV, Son Lux, Slim Twig and more
CMU's One Liners: Sony/ATV, Son Lux, Slim Twig and more

Other notable announcements and developments today... • Sony's music publishing house Sony/ATV has promoted one Rich...

Taylor Swift makes fans pay for white noise
Taylor Swift makes fans pay for white noise

In phase II of Taylor Swift's deeply evil and slightly deranged experiment testing her fans'...

  • IP crime policing unit gets two years more funding
  • Believe and Kartel collaborate on Poppy Appeal single release
  • City Showcase finalises programme for Apple Store seminars
  • Alvin Stardust 1942-2004
  • Run The Jewels stealth-release RTJ2
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