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Elvis visually captures music icon in Baz Luhrmann’s long-awaited film

Elvis has arrived. And it’s not your usual biopic. It’s more about the essence of Elvis. Not on life as we hoped. That means it has nothing to do with those biopics about pop stars like Rocketman (Elton John) or Bohemian Rhapsody (Freddy Mercury and Queen) or even Great Balls of Fire (Jerry Lee Lewis). […]

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Scott Williams named president of CD Baby and Soundrop

Scott Williams has been named president of CD Baby and Soundrop, owned by Downtown Music Holdings. Williams previously served as chief technology officer at CD Baby. Williams joined CD Baby in 2013 as vice president of technology, then was promoted to chief technical officer in 2019. He played a “central” role in launching music distribution […]

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REVERED MUSIC ICON-NELLY CELEBRATES 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF LEGENDARY NELLYVILLE LP WITH FIRST VINYL RELEASE ON JULY 29

URBAN LEGENDS UNVEILS DELUXE EDITION WITH FOUR NEW TRACKS LOS ANGELES, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Two decades ago today, nelly unveiled their legendary second full album, Nellyvilleon June 25, 2002. Twenty years later, the Saint LouisThe GRAMMY® Award-winning hip-hop icon, actor, producer and philanthropist presents the album on vinyl for the very first time […]

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Scottish music icon Lulu will share her life story and career in showbiz at Parr Hall in 2023

Award-winning singer and international icon Lulu will share her behind-the-scenes stories of her rise to the top of the music industry and her collaboration with some of pop’s biggest names. Described as a “unique insight” into the star’s incredible life and experiences with the world’s musical legends, “Lulu – For The Record” premieres at Parr […]

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The local “delegation” finds the music icon

June 22, 2022 Surry Community College recently announced the 2022 Spring Semester President’s List. Students who qualify for the President’s List must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours of college-level coursework and maintain a 3.8 semester grade point average with no final grade below “C”. Students on the President’s list receive a […]

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Piers Morgan defends music icon Paul McCartney amid criticism

Outspoken TV presenter Piers Morgan, who usually elicits reactions with his critics, voiced his support for music icon Paul McCartney after the Glastonbury set was criticized for not having “enough success of the Beatles”. The former Good Morning Britain presenter, who shows no mercy for a world famous personality, took it upon himself to defend […]

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Call for Applications: IMB Music Business Scholarships in Spain

The call is aimed at professionals and students from the industry who want to boost their careers and take on a role of responsibility in the live music sector. IMB and Primavera Sound will provide six full scholarships as well as six partial scholarships for the course. The full scholarship is particularly aimed at talented […]

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Call for Applications: Music Business Academy for Africa Women’s Scholarships

The initiative, as part of the MBA for Africa’s Women’s Fund, is part of Linkfire’s efforts to empower women who want to work in the African music industry. The 20-week hands-on online program is developed by iManage Africa and aims to train the next generation of music industry executives on the continent. It works in […]

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Glassnote Records signs global distribution deal with The Orchard

Indie music company Glassnote Records, famous for signing and developing Grammy-winning artists like Mumford & Sons and Phoenix, has a new distribution partner. Glassnote has entered into a global distribution partnership with The Orchard, which is owned by Sony Music. The new partnership comes three years after Glassnote entered into a global partnership with Kobalt’s […]

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World Renowned Music Icon DJ Whoo Kid Signs Deal With NFT Drop, LLC

DJ Whoo Kid leverages blockchain technology to create NFT collections and digital wearables to generate new revenue streams with fans. The world-renowned DJ has signed a deal with NFT Drop, LLC that focuses on tangible NFT memorabilia. Whoo Kid will launch their new NEO NEO apparel and jewelry line as NFT metaverse wearables as well […]

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Crockford Management – Executive Assistant (UK)

Crockford Management is hiring an Executive Assistant to support the directors and office management. This is a role for someone with excellent initiative, skill and attention to detail, who can handle a wide variety of tasks and change priorities with ease. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Daily management of the secretariat and administration: […]

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The MDz taps Jamaican music icon Rudolph Francis for his new single “Johnny Cage”

Los Angeles-based hip-hop artist and producer The MDz just released his infectious new single “Johnny Cage” featuring the iconic Jamaican artist Rodolphe Francois. The song is taken from his new album Multi-dimensionalzwhich showcases The MDz’ signature way of combining poetic verse, innovative collaborations and a versatile aesthetic for a diverse and exciting array of sounds. […]

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Soundcloud – Director of Product Marketing, Creator Growth (US)

SoundCloud is a next-generation music entertainment company powered by an ecosystem of artists, fans, and thriving communities. As one of the most influential cultural platforms in the world, SoundCloud holds a unique position in the market as a music streaming service with the largest catalog of music and as a service and distribution company. artists […]

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Music Business Worldwide – Markets Editor (UK, US, others)

The music business has grown. Thanks to a wave of major financings and IPOs, music has become a sought-after commodity for investors who appreciate the reliable returns created by streaming. The music industry around the worldthe world’s premier B2B title for the music industry, is well known for diving behind the numbers to provide unparalleled […]

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Top female songwriter and executives talk about ‘dangerous situations’ in the music business

There’s no doubt: as difficult as the music industry can be for men, it’s twice as difficult for women. It was one of many takeaways from a panel discussion involving Grammy-winning songwriter Autumn Rowe (“We Are” by Jon Batiste, Dua Lipa, Ava Max) and top music publishers. Jody Gerson (President/CEO of Universal Music Publishing), Golnar […]

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Pop music icon Britney Spears quits Instagram again

Pop music icon Britney Spears is quitting Instagram again without warning. While some may think it’s to celebrate her recent marriage in private, the truth is darker than that. Anyone who has followed Spears over the past few years has all noticed one thing. His messages sometimes read as a bit “maniacal”. That’s not to […]

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Music Business Worldwide – Reporter / Senior Reporter / Markets Editor (Remote)

The music business has grown. Thanks to a wave of major financings and IPOs, music has become a sought-after commodity for investors who appreciate the reliable returns created by streaming. The music industry around the worldthe world’s premier B2B title for the music industry, is well known for diving behind the numbers to provide unparalleled […]

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Supernature – Senior Marketing & Project Manager (UK)

About Us Supernature is an independent artist services company, serving the evolving needs of modern musicians and creators. We provide a flexible range of services, from distribution, marketing, creation and financing to full-scale artist management and development. We’re proud to support some of the most important figures in the independent creative community, from emerging artists […]

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Soundway Records – Head of Sales and Distribution (UK)

Soundway Records is a UK-based independent record label with a global reach. We are looking for someone to join our team as Director of Sales and Distribution. This posting represents a full-time position. The position is currently remote and open to qualified candidates from any location, with preference given to candidates close to our offices […]

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Bill Laswell fans rally to help the evicted music icon save his NJ studio

WEST ORANGE, NJ – A legendary musician and producer who moved his studio to New Jersey after being kicked out of “rapidly gentrifying” Brooklyn in the late 1990s needs a helping hand, his supporters say . According to a GoFundMe campaign, Bill Laswell – who runs Orange Music in West Orange – is trying to […]

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FORM – Digital Marketing Agent (UK)

Title: Digital Marketing Manager Hours: Full time – 35 hours per week (excluding breaks) + additional hours which may be required from time to time for thefulfilling your roleLocation: Brighton, option for this position to be located from our central London officeSalary: DOEBegin: Immediate Closing Date: We will begin interviews for this position immediately, the […]

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Fans of country music icon Toby Keith are praying for him amid heartbreaking cancer diagnosis

June 13, 2022 – 10:37 BST Melanie Macleod County musician Toby Keith shared he was diagnosed with stomach cancer in an emotional Instagram post Country music star Toby Keith took to Instagram to let his devoted fans know he had been diagnosed with stomach cancer. MORE: Tim McGraw reveals he was concussed by […]

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A Day of Big Announcements by Post Malone; Music icon says he’s got a new baby girl, engaged, who’s hosting a concert in Salt Lake City

Rapper Post Malone arrives for the 47th Annual American Music Awards on November 24, 2019. Malone takes the place of Travis Scott at the Day N Vegas festival. File photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, June 13, 2022 (Gephardt Daily) — Monday was a big day for music icon Post Malone. The rapper/singer/songwriter/entrepreneur […]

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On Air – JR Digital Marketing Manager (UK)

JR Digital Marketing Manager Reports to: Head of Digital Marketing, UKLocation: London, UKJob Type: Marketing / Digital MarketingApplication deadline: July 1, 2022 ABOUT AIR: On Air gives you access to exclusive pay-per-view shows from around the world. Produced by our award-winning production team and filmed in some of the world’s most renowned venues, On Air […]

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Music Business Worldwide – Deputy Editor (UK, US, others)

The music industry around the world is recruiting an associate editor for its website and magazines. You will join a successful and growing company at the epicenter of the modern, robust and fascinating music industry. The eyes of the sharpest minds in the entertainment industry will be upon you 🙂. This full-time role requires at […]

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CD Baby – Digital Designer (USA)

Baby CDs, “By artists, for artists”. We enable independent creators to monetize and distribute their music on Spotify, Apple Music, Instagram, YouTube, Amazon Music, Pandora, Facebook, TikTok and over 150 other platforms worldwide. Home to over one million artists and 9 million tracks, CD Baby has paid out over $1 billion in artist royalties since […]

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Monstercat – Social Media Manager (US)

Monstercat is looking for a passionate and creative Social Media Manager to promote Monstercat’s brand identity through compelling digital campaigns and activations that speak to our fans and accelerate Monstercat’s social media presence in the whole world. Reporting to the Head of Growth Marketing, you will execute social content and marketing strategies that support Monstercat’s […]

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AWAL – Paralegal (UK) – Music Business Worldwide

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a paralegal to join our London-based business affairs department, working within AWAL and Neighboring Rights (both companies recently acquired by Sony). This is a 12 month fixed term opportunity, but can progress to a permanent position depending on the business needs at that time. This role will be primarily […]

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Key Production – Junior Account Manager (UK)

Key generation Pertaining to: production managerSalary: Subject to experienceLocation: based in London Background Key generation offers end-to-end manufacturing solutions in vinyl, CD, DVD, Blu-ray, cassette, custom printing and packaging, working with major and independent record labels as well as individual artists in the music industries , media and business. We work with some of the […]

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Coldplay surprises fans at concert in New Jersey, bringing THIS music icon

Finishing the last strings of their “Music of the Spheres” North American tour, Coldplay released a surprise guest during their two-date show at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey this past Sunday. The British rock band is touring the United States and some counties in South America in the coming months. HER, Camilla Cabello […]

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Judge rejects request to dismiss country music icon Billy Joe Shaver’s handwritten will

WACO, Texas (KWTX) – A McLennan County judge has denied a request by Texas music legend Willie Nelson’s nephew to dismiss a 2003 will from Billy Joe Shaver that purports to leave the songwriting icon’s estate to Shaver’s nephew . County Court Judge Vik Deivanayagam’s ruling denying a motion for summary judgment from Fred Fletcher […]

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Juan Paz joins Apple as Global Head of Latin Music

Juan Paz has reportedly joined Apple as the new global head of Latin music business at Apple Music. Of Billboard: Juan Paz Courtesy of Peace Music Management Juan Paz has been named to the new role of global head of Latin music business at Apple Music, Billboard has confirmed. In her new role, effective immediately, […]

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Dallas Black Dance Theater’s Big Dance to Celebrate Country Music Icon Charley Pride – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Charley Pride’s career spanned decades, with some of the biggest hits coming in the 1970s. Even today, Pride’s contribution to American music and history has lasted well beyond his lifetime. “His shows were never boring because they were never the same,” Rozene Pride said in a rare TV interview with NBC 5. “We never knew […]