Approved: Kid Koala & Trixie Whitley
Kid Koala is preparing to release the second in his series of ‘Music To Draw To’ ambient albums, ‘Io’. While
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Job ad: Royal Albert Hall – Head Of Programming (London)
The Royal Albert Hall is one of the world’s most iconic entertainment venues, with an unrivalled history of world-class artists
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Job ad: Juno – Music Buyer & Product Researcher (London)
Juno is one of the world’s largest online music and equipment stores. We are looking for a music buyer and
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Setlist: Ticketmaster, WINTEL, Spice Girls
CMU’s Andy Malt and Chris Cooke review key events in music and the music business from the last seven days,
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Ticketmaster switches on price-capped resale on its primary site
Ticketmaster UK has put live the previously promised price-capped resale function within its main ticketing platform, with the Live Nation
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EU launches piracy watch list
The European Commission has published its first Counterfeit And Piracy Watch List, highlighting cyberlockers, stream-ripping sites, P2P services, unlicensed download
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CISAC begins sanctions procedure over ongoing SGAE controversy
CISAC, the organisation that brings together the world’s song right collecting societies, has said it could kick out controversial Spanish
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Approved: Ida Kudo
Ida Kudo released her eponymous debut EP in 2015, so the follow-up, ‘Gold’, which arrived last month, has been a
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Sigrid announces debut album, Sucker Punch
Sigrid has announced that she will release her debut album, ‘Sucker Punch’, next spring. She’s also been announced as support
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BBC Sound Of 2019 longlist revealed
The BBC Sound Of 2019 longlist has been announced. It’s alright, Flohio is on it. As is BRITs Critics’ Choice
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Kendrick Lamar leads Grammy nominations
Kendrick Lamar leads this year’s Grammy nominations, thanks to the ‘Black Panther’ soundtrack he curated and produced. He scores eight
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One Liners: Wolf Alice, Sigur Rós, Janelle Monáe, more
Other notable announcements and developments today… • Wolf Alice have unveiled their own beer, a 4.3% craft lager called ‘Yuk
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Shane MacGowan responds to Fairytale Of New York controversy
Shane MacGowan has waded into the annual debate about whether or not the word “faggot” should be censored when his
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Job ad: Outpost – Music PR Account Director (London)
Outpost is looking for an exceptional Music PR Account Director with a minimum of three years music PR experience. Working
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Backstage with Beyonce and Ed Sheeran
INT. CORRIDOR BACKSTAGE AT CONCERT VENUE – LATE AFTERNOON ED Oh right, I thought you were just complimenting her hair.
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Kim Dotcom extradition process may only now be reaching half-time
Next month it will be seven years since the American authorities shut down the MegaUpload digital locker and video sharing
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Former Spotify and YouTube people among new hires at JAAK
London-based JAAK – a start-up business seeking to address the music industry’s big data problem with a funky blockchain solution
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US diversity initiative plans biggest global database of women in music
She Is The Music, a US-based initiative that seeks to drive “equality, inclusivity and opportunity for women across the music
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Buzzcocks’ Pete Shelley dies
Buzzcocks frontman Pete Shelley has died, the band confirmed in a statement last night. He was 63. “It’s with great
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Health announce slavish new album and fearful tour dates
Health have announced that they will release their fourth album, ‘Vol 4: Slaves Of Fear’, on 8 Feb. They’ve also
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