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CMT Names Country Music Icon Alan Jackson ‘Artist of a Lifetime’ Featured by Ram Trucks at 2022 ‘CMT ARTISTS OF THE YEAR’ Celebration

First starred specials on Friday October 14 at 9 p.m. / 8 p.m.of the Nashville Schermerhorn Symphony NASHVILLE –– CMT today announced that country superstar Alan Jackson will receive the “Artist of a Lifetime” award presented by Ram Trucks during “CMT ARTISTS OF THE YEAR 2022,” premiering Friday, October 14 at 9 p.m./ 8 a.m. […]

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How and why are NFTs changing the music industry?

NFTs have been a key resource for the expansion of the music industry, especially for emerging artists and upcoming music festivals. But how exactly have NFTs changed the music industry? NFT Funding Many artists and music festivals need funding for their projects. These entities have used NFTs to deliver value to their supporters and provided […]

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“Chocolate City is a safe haven for creatives.”

MBW’s World Leaders is a regular series in which we shine the spotlight on some of the industry’s most influential figures overseeing major international markets. In this article, we talk to Abuchi Ugwu, CEO of Chocolate City. Oorld Leaders is supported by BVG. Chocolate City is one of Nigeria’s largest and oldest independent labels. Founded […]

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Pophouse Entertainment buys 75% of Avicii’s master recordings and editions

Pophouse Entertainment, the Swedish entertainment company headed by former Universal Music Sweden CEO Per Sundin, has acquired a 75% stake in Avicii’s masters and publishing catalog. The deal follows the launch of the Avicii Experience interactive tribute museum in Stockholm in February, born of a partnership between the family and estate of Avicii (Tim Bergling) […]

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Understanding Ownership and Split Sheets in the Music Business: A Look at the Caterefe vs. Berri Tiga Controversy –

September 28, 2022 Trusted Advisors To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. Recently, social media has been filled with news about the controversy surrounding Machala’s ownership rights. Machala is a joint single released by Carter Efe and Berri Tiga that eventually became a […]

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The 2022 A&R Awards: the finalists revealed!

We’re less than two months away from the UK music industry’s most enjoyable evening: the A&R Awards, presented by MBW in association with Abbey Road Studios. Taking place on the evening of tuesday november 8, the 2022 A&R Awards will be held in central London. Platinum tables for the show have already sold out, with […]

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3tone Music – Music Sales Agent (UK)

3tone Music, music sales agent Terms: – Job title: sales agent– Hours: Full time (37.5 hours per week)– Location: Bristol Office– Salary: £30k+ (Depending on experience)– Begin: Immediate– Closing date for applications: September 30, 2022– Application process: Application Process: Please send details of your suitability for this role to [email protected] The company 3tone Music is […]

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Warp Records – eCommerce Manager (UK)

e-commerce manager London, UK Company Description For over 30 years, Warp has been synonymous with sonic and visual adventures. We are now a leading independent music company representing groundbreaking and influential artists including Aphex Twin, Flying Lotus, Danny Brown, Kelela, Nightmares on Wax, Squid, Oneohtrix Point Never, Nala Sinephro, Autechre, Stereolab and many more. others […]

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Sony Music – Director, Business and Legal Affairs (USA)

Director, BLA Sony Music EntertainmentUnited States, New York, NY This business and legal affairs role is part of the digital team. The role interfaces directly with Sony’s major digital partners and ensures that Sony and its artists are properly compensated and protected in Sony’s recorded music licenses with digital partners. You will be on the […]

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Xposure aims to open a “new gateway” to the music industry

When up-and-coming artists vie for the attention of A&R, producers and managers, it often means being ignored and discouraged, while music industry professionals find themselves inundated with DMs and emails that it is nearly impossible to organize and sift through. Enter: Xposure Music, a Montreal-based start-up whose goal is to open a “new gateway” to […]

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Listen UP – Press Officer (UK)

Press Manager – Salary: Based on experience – Annual vacation: 20 days per year + 8 public holidays – Hours: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. (Monday – Friday) – Location: Camden, London, NW1 a bit about us Established in 2009, Listen Up offers a bespoke range of bespoke radio, club, streaming, online and print promotion […]

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Mack Avenue Music Group – Production Coordinator – (USA)

production coordinator This Los Angeles-based administrative position supports our creative and production services department, which oversees pre-launch project needs including photo shoots, packaging design and printing, product manufacturing finished products, digital distribution and metadata, creation of physical and digital marketing materials, proofreading and editing of credits and marketing materials, and certain supply chain and inventory […]

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Gaana drops free tier after failing to raise new investment

Indian music streaming company Gaana is ditching its free tier and moving to a paid-only subscription model. According Reutersthe move comes after Spotify’s rival failed to raise new investment or attract a buyer. The article notes that the app, which has more than 100 million users, did not allow free streaming since Friday, September 9. […]

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Songsleuth – Asset Operations (PT)

Have you ever gone to a concert and filmed your favorite song to upload it to Youtube or Facebook? Want to help your favorite artists and performers get paid for the videos you and other fans make? You’ll work with music industry veterans and technology companies to help develop technology that empowers musicians to earn […]

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We Are Moving the Needle – Director of Development (US) (remote)

We Are Moving The Needle (WAMTN) is a non-profit organization that supports all professional women in the recording industry, sound engineers and producers. We are an inclusive organization striving to create measurable change by giving women in the recording and professional audio industry the education, equipment and mentorship to succeed at the highest level. Founded […]

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Armada Music – Head of Streaming and Promotions (USA)

Is electronic dance music your greatest passion in life? Does the prospect of organizing and planning get your heart pumping? Are you ready to join the ranks of the biggest independent dance music label in the world? If your answer to all of these questions is a firm “YES”, you will fit in here at […]

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Country music icon Lorrie Morgan arrives in Owensboro, Kentucky

Country music legend Lorrie Morgan brings her unique style of country music to RiverPark Center in Owensboro. She is a member of the Grand Ole Opry, winner of multiple CMA awards, and has touched the lives of millions through her music. I had the honor of seeing Lorrie Morgan perform several times. I’m a big […]

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Google remixes its Material You take on the YouTube Music icon

Your home screen double take is justified Do you have an Android device with the Material You theme? Are your playlists a priority? Maybe you noticed something wrong with your home screen last week. You might not have been able to pin it down at first, but if you use YouTube Music for your listening […]

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Going For Gold In The Music Industry: What It’s Like To Be A Singer-Songwriter

Duane Poole, Andy Clark, Shaun Tobar and Jason Dudley The musician won a gold medal in the Best International Male Album of the Year category for his acoustic record One for the Road at the event in Atlanta, USA. Shaun, from Bilston, says he was “totally shocked” to receive the accolade, adding: “It shows that […]

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Transgressive Management – Logistics & Touring Manager (United Kingdom)

Transgressive Management curates a roster of five UK-based artists, striving to lead music, art and culture in its curative output, as well as aspiring to work with the most progressive talent. and fascinating of our time. Our new Head of Touring and Logistics will play a pivotal role in the management arm of Transgressive, driving/steering […]

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Transgressive Management – Artist Manager (UK)

Transgressive Management curates a roster of five UK-based artists, striving to lead music, art and culture in its curative output, as well as aspiring to work with the most progressive talent. and fascinating of our time. Our new Artist Manager will be a dynamic force within the management arm of Transgressive, supporting existing staff and […]

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AR Rahman meets music icon Ilaiyaraaja at Chennai Airport; ‘the destination is always…’

AR Rahman recently met musical genius Ilaiyaraaja at Chennai airport as they were arriving from their respective overseas trips. The music director and Oscar-winning singer shared a video of his last encounter with Ilaiyaraaja, which received huge love from fans as they cheered on the ‘legends’. While AR Rahman was returning from Canada, Ilaiyaraaja was […]