Articles about music industry


How VR could bring Glasto into your home

Last updated: 08/08/2018

Technology may have brought the music industry to its knees 20 years ago, but these days pop stars and record labels are using computing power to find new audiences and take fresh

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'It's a unique investment model for emerging artists': PRS Foundation reveals Momentum Music Fund's impact

Last updated: 08/08/2018

PRS Foundation has revealed the findings of an independent study of the Momentum Music Fund for emerging talent. The evaluation, to be unveiled today (March 18) at The Great Escap

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Universal and Sony are now turning over more than $500k from streaming every hour - Music Business Worldwide

Last updated: 08/07/2018

If you want to get an idea of just how lucrative streaming platforms have become for the major labels today, check this out. Earlier this week, MBW analyzed two sets of very impor

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Daily Dose: Pretty Vicious,

Last updated: 08/07/2018

Daily Dose is your daily source for the song you absolutely, positively need to hear every day. Curated by the Paste Music Team. Welsh rockers Pretty Vicious are back with the jus

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Kobalt signs David Guetta to global publishing admin deal - Music Business Worldwide

Last updated: 08/07/2018

Kobalt announced today that it has taken over the back catalog of Grammy-winning DJ, songwriter, producer, and remixer David Guetta. The worldwide agreement includes publishing ad

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Women in Music

Last updated: 08/06/2018

Music Creative - NEW FOR 2018! New Artist Award (No nominations taken) International Woman of the Year The Company Award: Diversity in the Workplace Roll of Honour Read the criteri

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Ron Gallo Previews New Album Stardust Birthday Party with

Last updated: 08/06/2018

In January, Ron Gallo released his EP Really Nice Guys, which he followed in February with his hilarious Really Nice Guys documentary, in which he swore off rock music in the pursu

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Nile Rodgers: 'Songwriters have always been underpaid for what they do'

Last updated: 08/05/2018

Nile Rodgers has outlined his action plan as the new chairman of the Songwriters Hall Of Fame in a new interview with Music Week. The legendary hitmaker, who graces the cover of t

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Ella Mai: ‘If it were up to England, Boo’d Up definitely wouldn’t be where it is now’

Last updated: 08/05/2018

The singer is the first UK star to top the US R&B singles charts since 1992, with Boo’d Up – a retro feelgood smash. But, she says, Britain doesn’t quite get it Rihanna puck

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SAY Award 2018 - Full Longlist Revealed

Last updated: 08/05/2018

The full longlist for this year's SAY Award has been revealed. The Scottish Album of the Year award returns once more, and as always its able to generate huge debate. A ceremony

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