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Sony may become “Too Big” With Takeover Of EMI

Sony officially notified the European Commission about their planned merger with EMI Music Publishing two weeks ago, giving the EC 25 days to make...
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Facebook And Artists aren’t getting on

Artists are noticing that they're just aren't reaching their fans anymore. That's the word from many industry marketers who are losing faith in Facebook's...
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Live Nation Entertainment acquires majority stake in US concert promoter.

Live Nation has acquired a major stake in US concert promoter Emporium Presents. Emporium promotes over 400 events a year in the US and...
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5 Seconds of Summer get their first No.1

5 Seconds of Summer hit the No.1 spot on Billboard's Pop Songs radio airplay chart with their new single "Youngblood". This is the Australian band's first top 10 hit...
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Avril Lavigne’s New Album is Called “Head Above Water”

Avril Lavigne has been making a splash with her fans in the past couple of weeks after the new single "Head Above Water" reached...
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Led Zeppelin To Face New Trial as ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Case Goes Back To...

A U.S. Court of Appeals has just forced Led Zeppelin to face a new trial over its hit song, ‘Stairway to Heaven.’ American appeals court...
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Spotify’s Major Label Renegotiations Will Significantly Lower Royalties

According to reports from Guggenheim analyst, Michael Morris artists and labels could see a decrease in the revenue being paid out to them over the...
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The Pearl Harts – Gig Review

The Pearl Harts have been around for at least 4 years and released their debut album early this year entitled "Glitter And Spit" which is...
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Alex Hardee warns of business burnout as report reveals huge stress levels

Alex Hardee of Coda warned about the 24/7 culture in the music industry today at the International Festival Forum in London. Hardee told Paul...

The Music Modernization act is on the cusp of becoming law.

The Music Modernization act is on the cusp of becoming law. You may recall that, last week, the United States’ Senate unanimously approved the draft bill –...