Music business

Artists should have a clear understanding of the music industry

TuneCorand is a global platform for independent musicians to grow their audiences and careers through technology and services for distribution, publishing administration and a range of promotional services. The organization recently commenced its operations in Africa with the launch of its African Operations with two Regional Heads covering Southern and West Africa. A Nigerian, Chioma […]

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The Music Market/Arts and Media – Production Account Manager (USA)

Our client, a prestigious entertainment production agency, is seeking a Senior Physical Production Account Manager based in Los Angeles, USA. This is a self-directed role and requires a candidate with an in-depth understanding of luxury vinyl and box set production. Competitive salary + 25 days vacation. Key responsibilities will include: Oversee the production process of […]

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Trailer for Brian Wilson documentary reveals music icon’s tumultuous career

Whether they know it or not, everyone on the planet knows The Beach Boys. Whether they own the records, can sing all the classics, or know the chorus of “God Only Knows” because it’s featured in love in fact every Christmas, the surf-rock band is a universal feel-good music staple. Now, with the help of […]

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Birthday Cake Records – Label Manager (USA)

Birthday Cake Records is looking for a Label Manager to help take their rapid growth to the next level. Birthday Cake Records is an independent label that, in just over two years, has established itself as a trusted partner for groundbreaking artists enjoying global success. We have an entrepreneurial environment where we nurture, develop and […]

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Harry Styles: the teenage idol became a music icon

A regular customer strolling through Connecticut’s Mohegan Sun Casino may have felt a bit out of place on Thursday night. Lines of people in their early twenties wore elaborate outfits including glittery jumpsuits, rainbow boas, glow-in-the-dark cowboy hats and sheer crop tops – an ode to the singer’s flamboyant, fashion-forward pizzazz , Harry Styles, thousands […]

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Music Managers Forum – Membership Secretary (UK)

The Music Managers Forum is the world’s largest professional body for music managers with over 1200 members in the UK with global businesses. We educate, innovate and advocate for our wide range of members. Our goal is to campaign for a fairer and more transparent music industry that works in the interests of all music […]

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Duran Duran celebrates 40 years in the music business with a new album

When British pop group Duran Duran debuted, they didn’t know how long they would last. But 40 years later, the new wave group is still going strong, releasing its 15th studio album, Future Past, on Friday. “We never expected to continue making music together after all this time. We were just kids and we came […]

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Big investors are pouring money into the music business – Billboard

Less than a month after a $54 billion stock split by Universal Music Group (UMG), three of the world’s biggest private equity players – KKR, Blackstone and Apollo Global Management – are making billion dollar bets dollars on the music sector. KKR, which has $429 billion in assets under management and announced in March that […]

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Concord sponsors the heavyweight category at the A&R Awards

Concord Music Publishing has joined the growing list of A&R Awards sponsors, supporting the ever-ultra-competitive Pop/R&B category. The list of nominees includes label and publisher executives who have been behind the most successful and successful artists of the past two years. Kim Frankiewicz, EVP Worldwide A&R of Concord Music Publishing, said: “In an artist’s journey, […]

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DEF – Personal Assistant and Office Administrator (UK)

We are looking for a personal assistant to support the director and founder of a world renowned music company, managing electronic and pop music artists for over 20 years. You will also ensure the smooth running of the office which is located in Richmond and is the hub of a small dedicated team of twelve […]

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Roy Forbes celebrates 50 years in the music business.

A treasure from the North Shore will make some intimate appearances next week to mark its 50 years in the music industry. Roy Forbes will celebrate half a century of musical creation when he performs on October 22 and 23 at the Deep Cove Shaw Theater in North Vancouver. Proving that he still has a […]

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Billy Porter signs with Island UK and Republic Records

Grammy, Emmy and Tony Award-winning actor, singer, director, composer, playwright and author Billy Porter has signed a partnership with Island UK and Republic Records. Porter also unveiled a new single titled Children. Porter began his music career in 1997 with the release of his self-titled debut album (aka Untitled) which spawned the Top 10 boiling […]

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Music Ally – Digital Training Manager (UK)

Music Ally is the global leader in digital marketing training for the music industry, having trained thousands of industry professionals and artists. A company of knowledge and skills, it provides insight to major labels, independents, publishers, as well as artists and managers. Music Ally’s mission is to help the music industry embrace digital platforms and […]

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Spotify backs hotly contested category at A&R Awards

The big names continue to support next month’s A&R Awards, and stepping forward to sponsor the Contemporary Black Music category is one of the biggest: Spotify. Sulinna Ong, music director of streaming giant UK/IE, said: “Contemporary black music reflects the zeitgeist and the beating heart of British culture, so at Spotify we are incredibly proud […]

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Ciara at the GeekWire Summit: Artist and Entrepreneur on Music, Business and Making an Impact

Ciara at the GeekWire Summit in Seattle on Tuesday. (GeekWire Photo/Dan DeLong) Speaking of the decision toHigher level“, both in stepping out of her comfort zone and in striving to release a single by that name, Ciara has sometimes said “you have to take a risk, you have to do things that are uncomfortable. “ […]

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Country music icon Crystal Gayle blows through Fort Worth on tour

With such a long and renowned career, country music icon Crystal Gayle’s little time off since 2020 is just a blip on her touring record. In September, she gave her first performances since the start of the pandemic, and she will be heading to Bass Performance Hall in Fort Worth on Monday, December 13. Gayle, […]

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Downtown rallies to sponsor Songwriters Award at A&R Awards

Downtown is the sponsor of the prestigious Songwriter of the Year category at this year’s A&R Awards. It was a year of change for the company, which sold its publishing catalog to Concord in April and transformed itself into a global services company in the process. One constant, however, is his respect for the importance […]