Appeals court upholds copyright infringement ruling against MP3 resale site
The unapproved resale of MP3s online constitutes copyright infringement, the Second Circuit appeals court in the US has confirmed. No
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Alison Wenham to depart WIN, as UK’s MPA announces new chief
Alison Wenham is standing down as CEO of the Worldwide Independent Network, the global grouping that brings together trade organisations
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Neil Young’s Hyde Park show won’t be marketed under Barclaycard BST banner
AEG has confirmed that Neil Young’s show in London’s Hyde Park next summer will not sit under the banner of
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Attitude Is Everything launches new initiative to make the voices of deaf and disabled musicians heard
Accessibility charity Attitude Is Everything has announced a new initiative, called Next Stage, aiming to empower deaf and disabled artists
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Killer Mike to present new Netflix show
Run The Jewels’ Killer Mike is to present a new series for Netflix, called ‘Trigger Warning’, set to be made
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Ronnie Wood says Keith Richards quitting drinking has got The Rolling Stones “rocking like we’re 40 year olds”
Keith Richards revealed earlier this year that he’d stopped taking drugs, mainly because the ones they have now are “very
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Approved: Whipped Cream
Whipped Cream has been on my mental list of artists to write about here for most of the year, but
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Job ad: Greco-Roman & Ransom Note – Label Assistant (London)
Two left of centre record labels seek an assistant to co-ordinate all aspects of the record release cycle across five
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Tencent Music IPOs at bottom end of expected price bracket
Tencent Music has priced its shares at the bottom end of the expected $13-$15 price range as the music division
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Neil Young claims Barclaycard has been dropped as sponsor of his London show
Neil Young has said that his London show with Bob Dylan next summer – part of AEG’s British Summer Time
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Tegan & Sara announce high school memoir
Tegan & Sara have announced plans to publish a memoir titled ‘High School’. The book covers, as the title suggests,
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Amanda Palmer announces new album, There Will Be No Intermission
Amanda Palmer has announced her third solo album, ‘There Will Be No Intermission’, which she says is her most personal
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Cher announces first UK tour since 2004
Cher has announced her first UK tour for a decade and a half next October, performing tracks from her own
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Maverick Sabre announces new album and tour dates
Maverick Sabre has announced that he will release his third album, ‘When I Wake Up’, next spring. Ahead of that,
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One Liners: Fyre Festival, MJ Cole, Suede, more
Other notable announcements and developments today… • Here’s the first trailer for upcoming Fyre Festival documentary ‘Fyre’, which will appear
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Dean Martin’s daughter says Baby, It’s Cold Outside controversy is “outrageous”
This is turning out to be quite a controversial Christmas when it comes to your favourite festive songs, isn’t it?
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Approved: Farai
Vocalist Farai Bukowski-Bouquet and producer Tone have just released their debut album as Farai – ‘Rebirth’ – a late contender
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Tencent Music says it will “vigorously” contest fraud allegations by early investor
Tencent Music has said that it intends to “vigorously” contest allegations of fraud made against its co-President by an early
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British artists and music execs sign open letter on the Brexit shambles
As the Brexit debacle goes from a joke to a farce to a very black comedy, a plethora of UK
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Fleetwood Mac settle with Lindsey Buckingham
Lindsey Buckingham has settled his legal dispute with former band Fleetwood Mac, telling CBS that he is happy with the
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