Slipknot’s filthy overalls worse than Bono’s old pants: official
When artists go on tour and sell their tickets at rather high prices, fans often say things like “they’re soRead more.
AEROSMITH’s ‘Walk This Way’ Inducted Into GRAMMY HALL OF FAME
AEROSMITH‘s “Walk This Way” is one of 25 recordings being inducted into the Grammy Hall Of Fame. The song wasRead more.
Job ad: Believe – Marketing Manager, Urban (London)
We are looking for a passionate Marketing Manager to join our growing in-house label and label services team. Based inRead more.
Record industry’s latest stream-ripping lawsuit dismissed in US court
The music industry’s ongoing legal battle with its top piracy gripe of the moment has suffered a setback after aRead more.
StubHub responds to launch of new European anti-touting campaign
StubHub has responded to the launch last week of a new Europe-wide anti-ticket touting organisation, the Face-value European Alliance ForRead more.
Jean-Michel Jarre updates HSBC’s “sound identity”
HSBC has hired Jean-Michel Jarre to create its new “sound identity”. Because once you reach a certain level of corporateRead more.
RealNetworks doubles its stake in Napster
So Napster is still a thing. As is RealNetworks. And there was you thinking that that headline was a goldenRead more.
Pitchfork will add a paywall this year
Ah, making money out of journalism in the digital age. That’s a tricky business isn’t it? I mean, if itRead more.
Stephen Malkmus announces electronic album
Stephen Malkmus has announced that he will release his new solo album, ‘Groove Denied’, in March. First single, ‘Viktor Borgia’,Read more.
One Liners: Tammi Kidd Hutton, SoundCloud, Lil Wayne, more
Other notable announcements and developments today… • Ole has signed a new worldwide co-publishing deal with Nashville songwriter Tammi KiddRead more.
UK Eurovision contenders unveiled
The six contenders competing to represent the UK at this year’s Eurovision Song Contest have been announced. They include someoneRead more.
Approved: Daniel Thorne
Artistic Director and founder of the Immix Ensemble, saxophonist Daniel Thorne is set to release his debut solo album, ‘LinesRead more.
RIAA bigs up UK copyright law in post-Brexit trade talks submission
The Recording Industry Association Of America has made a submission to the US Trade Representative outlining what its priorities wouldRead more.
Universal’s Bravado buys rival Epic Rights
Roll up, roll up, get yourself a t-shirt! It’s quite the business, don’t you know. Universal Music has just gotRead more.
US radio giant iHeartMedia heading out of bankruptcy
iHeartMedia, America’s biggest radio broadcaster and owner of the iHeartRadio streaming platform, is heading out of bankruptcy after a judgeRead more.
CMU:DIY: Artist:Entrepreneur Day in Belfast this weekend
CMU:DIY is heading to Northern Ireland this weekend with the Featured Artists Coalition for the first 2019 edition of theRead more.
Apparat announces first solo album for six years
Apparat has announced that he will release his new album, ‘LP5’, on 22 Mar. He’ll also play two UK showsRead more.
Band Of Skulls announce new album and tour dates
Band Of Skulls are back with a new album produced by Richard X. Titled ‘Love Is All You Love’, theRead more.
Love Letter To A Record: Two People On Portishead’s ‘Dummy’
Many of us can link a certain album to pivotal moments in our lives. Whether it’s the first record youRead more.
Diplo Responds to Rumor of Being Gay: “Masculinity Is a Prison”
For some reason, Diplo’s sexual orientation has long been a debate among gossip blogs and intolerant fans. Diplo has exhibitedRead more.