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'I know the music business wants this to succeed as much as we do': BBC Music boss Bob Shennan talks Sounds Like Friday Night

Last updated: 11/21/2018

BBC Music boss Bob Shennan has said new primetime TV show Sounds Like Friday Night is bringing music "into the heart of the BBC One schedule".  Hosted by Radio 1's Greg James...

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Glassnote Music Strikes Strategic Partnership with Kobalt’s AWAL

Last updated: 11/20/2018

Two of the world’s biggest indies, Glassnote Music and Kobalt Music, today announced a long-term strategic alliance. Glassnote will leverage Kobalt’s AWAL and its digital and...

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Glassnote signs global alliance with Kobalt's AWAL, leaves behind major label system - Music Business Worldwide

Last updated: 11/20/2018

Big news: Glassnote, one of the most successful independent music companies in the world, is now in a global partnership with Kobalt’s AWAL. The agreement sees the recorded...

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The Best Albums From 2018 You May Have Missed

Last updated: 11/20/2018

Thrillist Your browser does not support the video tag. Your browser does not support the video tag. Entertainment Email Iceage | Alessandro Bosio/Pacific Press/LightRocket via...

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How to Advertise Your Event to the Right Audience on Facebook

Last updated: 11/20/2018

When it comes to managing Facebook events, getting it in front of the right eyes can be huge challenge, even for veterans of social media marketing. Here we look at some...

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"We want to be a credible stop for music in the UK": Fulwell 73 on Sounds Like Friday Night

Last updated: 11/20/2018

Fulwell 73’s Gabe Turner says the return of music to primetime TV represents a “huge opportunity” for the biz. The production team behind James Corden’s Late Late Show and...

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George Young, Legendary Australian Songwriter, Musician and Producer, Dies at 70

Last updated: 11/19/2018

George Young, a pioneer of Australia’s rock ‘n’ roll scene who, with Harry Vanda, shaped the sound and songs of The Easybeats and many bands that followed, died Sunday (Oct. 22)...

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Russ: "The Advance Is the Least Important Part of the Deal"

Last updated: 11/18/2018

Congratulations are in order for Russ, who was just named one of Forbes 30 Under 30 in music. As the featured nominee, Russ gave out some free music industry game, as he often...

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'The future is female': Women In Music Awards Rising Star Parris O'Loughlin-Hoste addresses the biz

Last updated: 11/17/2018

First featured in Music Week in our Rising Star column back in October 2017, Parris O’Loughlin-Hoste is blazing a trail for young executives in the UK music business. Last...

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Brighter Sound launches gender equality campaign

Last updated: 11/17/2018

Manchester-based music charity Brighter Sound has unveiled Both Sides Now, an ambitious three-year programme to support and showcase women in music across the North of...

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