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Kartel Music Group – Head of Digital Marketing and Advertising (UK)

KARTEL MUSIC GROUP: Digital Marketing and Advertising Manager ROLE SUMMARY Kartel Music Group is looking for a highly motivated and experienced Digital Marketing and Advertising Manager to join its growing marketing agency; Kartel Marketing Agency. The Digital Marketing and Publicity Manager role will work closely with a roster of independent artists and label clients who […]

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“Music Icon” dies | Latest news live

Teca Lomboglia through CC 2.0 “Music Icon” Gal Costa, one of the most famous pop artists in Brazilian history, has died, according to the BBC. They note that she was considered an international icon. Costa was 77 at the time of his death. The new Brazilian President Lula posted on Twitter that “Gal Costa was […]

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TheGrio Awards, music icon: Patti LaBelle

The legendary singer with the voice that can lift the roof has been entertaining us for decades with a career that spans Broadway, film and television. Imagine being dismissive of the otherworldly talent that is Patti LaBelle. Not just dismissive but dismissive walking out of the room. That’s what happened when the man conducting her […]

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The A&R Awards 2022: all the winners

Well, that was a bit special. A&R awardsMBW’s annual UK-focused awards ceremony in association with Abbey Road Studios, took place last night (8 November) in central London. As we announced earlier this week, the A&R Icon Award – honoring work from a career that forever changed the face of the music industry – has been […]

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House pays tribute to ‘legendary music icon’ Danny Javier and sympathizes with his family

Daniel “Danny” Javier — APO ALBUM COVER MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives has passed House Resolution No. 530, honoring the late Daniel “Danny” Javier of the famous Filipino musical group APO Hiking Society and expressing condolences to his family. “Tributes poured in for this legendary music icon who never stopped fighting for what […]

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Jeff Bezos looking to buy NFL team with Music Icon | Latest news live

Seattle City Council via CC 2.0 Amazon founder Jeff Bezos plans to own a sports team and wants to buy the Washington Commanders football team, according to several reports. Bezos is considering a joint bid “possibly in conjunction with rapper and music industry giant Jay-Z.” The news was reported by CNBC, The Washington Post, Bloomberg […]

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Family and fans say goodbye to music icon Jerry Lee Lewis

By GERALD HERBERT and CHEVEL JOHNSON, Associated Press FERRIDAY, La. (AP) — Family, friends and fans gathered Saturday to bid farewell to rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis at memorial services held in his northern Louisiana hometown. Lewis, known for hits such as “Great Balls of Fire” and “Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On,” died […]

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Gay country music icon Patrick Haggerty died Monday at 78: NPR

Country music artist and activist Patrick Haggerty died Monday at the age of 78. JUANA SUMMERS, HOST: Patrick Haggerty, country music star and activist, died this week at the age of 78. Haggerty broke ground as the first openly gay country music artist with the band Lavender Country. He first came to realize he was […]

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Spotify plans to buy MENA-focused rival Anghami (report)

Spotify plans to buy MENA-focused rival Anghami. It is according to a report published by Dubai-based Frankly magazine. Arab affairs too gate the news. Anghami listing on the NASDAQ in New York in February via a merger with a publicly traded special purpose acquisition company. The music streaming company Between in a definitive merger agreement […]

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BREAKING: Music icon Jerry Lee Lewis dead at 87

Country Music Hall of Fame Jerry Lee Lewis died, confirms his representative. He was 87 years old. Lewis’ passing comes just days after his induction into the Country Music Hall Of Fame. He was inducted into the “Veterans Era Artist” category on October 16, 2022. “To be recognized by Country Music with their highest honor […]

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Whitney Houston’s Estate Launches Signature Fragrance Inspired by the Music Icon’s Favorite Scents and Personal Style

All featured products and services are independently chosen by the editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain verifiable data for accounting purposes. The Estate of Whitney Houston has teamed up with Scent Beauty, Primary Wave and perfumer FIRMENICH to present a signature […]

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Cooking Vinyl – Digital Manager (UK)

Digital Manager for kitchen vinyl Location: Hybrid, remote and London office Presentation of the role Cooking Vinyl is looking for an experienced Digital Executive to join one of the most established independent record labels in the world. The successful candidate will lead the label’s digital marketing team and strategy, developing comprehensive and innovative artist marketing […]

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Amazon Music Converter

How to Convert Amazon Music to MP3 320kbps When Amazon has provided high-quality streaming music resources to enrich your music life, you can consider converting Amazon Music Prime/Unlimited/HD songs to MP3 for offline listening with best quality. TuneFab Amazon Music Converter now gives you the professional way to do it. We’ll take a look. Introducing […]

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How to Convert Spotify to MP3 from Spotify Web Player

Official Spotify has launched the download feature for premium subscribers to enjoy Spotify songs offline, using Spotify app on mobile devices or in desktop software. On the Spotify web player, it seems that users are only allowed to stream songs with the connected network, but actually, you can make Spotify to MP3 conversion possible without […]

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Billboard magazine recognizes the Los Angeles Recording School as the best music business school

Honored for a sixth year, the recognition highlights the top-notch programs and facilities offered by the Los Angeles Recording School, a division of the LA Film School LOS ANGELES, October 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Los Angeles Recording School, a division of The Los Angeles Film Schoolwas named one of Billboard Magazine’s Top Music Business […]

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Official Charts Company – Digital Business Manager (Ad Sales) – UK

The Official Charts Company owns and operates official charts and industry data from the UK music and video sectors as featured on BBC Radio 1, MTV and national media. Thanks to our media partnerships, the icon of the official charts is seen by more than 34 million consumers each week. OfficialCharts.com is also one of […]

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Music icon Fats Domino renamed the street in New Orleans in his honor

A New Orleans street is renamed in honor of music pioneer Antoine “Fats” Domino whose debut record, “The Fat Man”, released in 1949, was the first rock n’ roll record to sell over a million copies. A celebration for the name change is taking place Saturday with Domino’s family and several organizations on the old […]

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Barbie pays tribute to music icon Tina Turner with an all-new doll

Tina Turner’s new Barbie is simply the best. If you’re wondering why this doll is better than all the others, it’s because of the hard work that went into perfecting every detail of the 82-year-old music icon’s mini-me, right down to her signature hairstyle. . Barbie Signature Music Series Tina Turner doll ($55) wears a […]

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Christian music icon Steven Curtis Chapman on seeking inspiration from fellow icon Bruce Springsteen on new album

After 35 years, 59 Gospel Music Assn. Dove Awards, five Grammys, and 10 RIAA-certified gold or platinum albums, Steven Curtis Chapman wasn’t sure he’d ever make another album. But a surprising lesson from The Boss fueled StillChapman’s first new album of contemporary Christian music in nearly a decade, will be released tomorrow (October 14) via […]

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Where to Buy the Music Icon Collectible Doll

Tina Turner is the latest music icon to have a Barbie doll made in her likeness. Mattel released the Barbie Tina Turner doll on Thursday, October 13 as the latest edition to the brand’s Signature Barbie musical series. “I am honored to welcome my Barbie to the group of pioneering women already represented and to […]

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Dirty Hit – Sales Manager (UK)

Commercial Director – Dirty Hit Summary An exciting opportunity has arisen to join Dirty Hit as Business Manager. Dirty Hit is an independent label based in West London, home to The 1975, Beabadoobee, Rina Sawayama and many more. You will be part of the end-to-end business process, working with artists, artist managers and wider industry […]

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‘The debauchery of the music business in the 80s? We were too busy making a living’

Horn is famous for his mega-hits, but he also made some of the boldest and weirdest records of his time, including Sex Pistols manager Malcolm McLaren’s influential 1983 hip hop-world mash-up, Duck Rock. Horn credits his late wife for supporting his more eccentric choices. “She was like, ‘If you do this band you’ll make a […]

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Remembering Jim Post, Chicago folk music icon who died last month at 82

CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago and the world remember local music icon Jim Post, who died last month at age 82. Post, a longtime resident of Galena, Illinois, died Wednesday, Sept. 14, in Dubuque, Iowa, according to an obituary published in Dubuque Today. As noted in a Northwest Quarterly Magazine blurb that appears on its website, […]

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Loyola New Orleans is among Billboard’s Top 20 Music Business Schools

Rock On! For the second time in a row, Loyola University New Orleans’ College of Music and Media is named among Billboard magazine’s Top Music Business Schools in 2022. The news appears this week in the October 8 issue of the magazine. The elite list puts Loyola New Orleans in excellent company, alongside big names […]

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Meta offers royalty-free music library to Instagram Reels advertisers

After seeing 30% more engagement with Reels on both instagram and Facebook in the second quarter, parent company Meta now offers royalty-free music that advertisers can use in Reel ads. Meta announced the update in a press release published on Tuesday, October 4. “Audio is also a big hook to boost Reels engagement. To make […]

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Behind the scenes with Gary Baker, an Alabama music icon

SHEFFIELD, Ala. (TENNESSEE VALLEY LIVING) — When Gary Baker moved from New York to the Shoals area, he not only found a great place to work, but also a place to call home. Baker is a sought-after musician and writer. After a few years playing with his own band, The Shooters, Baker spent a lot […]

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Cooking Vinyl – Digital Manager (Remote) (UK)

Digital Manager for Cooking Vinyl Location: Hybrid: London and Remote Presentation of the role Cooking Vinyl is looking for an experienced Digital Executive to join one of the most established independent record labels in the world. The successful candidate will lead the label’s digital marketing team and strategy, developing comprehensive and innovative artist marketing campaigns […]

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Loretta Lynn Net Worth 2022: The music icon wanted her fortune converted into cash before she died

Following her illustrious career as a country music icon, Loretta Lynn died at the age of 90 yesterday, October 4, at her beautiful home in Hurricane Hills, Tennesee. Although her death was due to natural causes, Loretta Lynn established herself as one of the foundations of country music in the United States. Given his age […]

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Legendary music icon Three Dog Night will perform at the Luhrs Center

Jessica Hayden for The Sentinel In the more than five decades since Three Dog Night were first introduced to the music world, the group is still considered one of the most successful bands of all time. Three Dog Night has chart and record sales unmatched in popular music, including 21 consecutive Top 40 hits, 7 […]

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Country music icon Loretta Lynn dies at 90

Loretta Lynn performing in 1970. Photo: CBS via Getty Images Loretta Lynn, the country music legend whose music lifted her from the poverty of an eastern Kentucky coal town to the heights of fame, died Tuesday at her home. She was 90 years old. Her outspoken poetry dealt frankly with love, deception and motherhood, and […]

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Country Music Icon Loretta Lynn’s Career Highlights

Country Music Icon Loretta Lynn’s Career Highlights By Associated Press and Invision | October 4, 2022 ASSOCIATED PRESS Country music singers Loretta Lynn, left, and Conway Twitty pose with their trophy at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles, California, February 1975. The duo won favorite group or chorus. […]

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Country superstar Blake Shelton sells his catalog to Influence Media Partners

After a fairly quiet summer for rights acquisitions, the catalog market seems to be picking up again. Influence Media Partners, the American music and rights company founded by Lylette Pizarro in 2019, has just announced that it has acquired the catalog of Grammy-nominated country music superstar Blake Shelton. In a press release issued by Influence […]

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Country music icon Loretta Lynn dies at 90 : NPR

Loretta Lynn, the country music star who brought unprecedented candor about the domestic realities of working-class women to country songwriting, died at her home in Tennessee on Tuesday. She was 90 years old. JUANA SUMMERS, HOST: Country music icon Loretta Lynn passed away today. She is 90 years old and her family say she died […]

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Country music icon Loretta Lynn, the ‘coal miner’s daughter,’ has died

article Loretta Lynn performs during the 16th Annual Americana Music Festival & Conference at the Ascend Amphitheater on September 19, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Terry Wyatt/Getty Images for Americana Music) Loretta Lynn, the Kentucky coal miner’s daughter whose outspoken songs about life and love as a woman in Appalachia lifted her out of […]

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Loretta Lynn, country music icon who sang ‘Coal Miner’s Daughter,’ dies : NPR

Loretta Lynn performs on stage in California in 1972. Archives Hulton/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Archives Hulton/Getty Images Loretta Lynn performs on stage in California in 1972. Archives Hulton/Getty Images Loretta Lynn, the country music icon who brought unparalleled candor about the domestic realities of working-class women to country songwriting — and also taught […]

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Warp Records – Head of Digital Distribution (UK)

Head of digital distribution London, UKFull time Company Description For over 30 years, Warp has been synonymous with sonic and visual adventures. We are 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 […]

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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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NFL announces music icon Rihanna to perform for Super Bowl halftime show

NEW YORK – The NFL, Apple Music and Roc Nation announced in a press release Sunday that international icon Rihanna will give fans another historic Halftime Show performance for the Apple Music Super Bowl Halftime Show at Super Bowl LVII on Sunday. February 12 at Glendale. Arizona. Roc Nation and Jesse Collins will serve as […]

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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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Spotify Sponsors Contemporary Black Music Award at 2022 A&R Awards

Spotify returns as a sponsor for this year A&R Awardsgiving its name to the prestigious Contemporary Black Music category. Britain’s music industry’s finest night will take place on Tuesday 8th November at the Grand Connaught Rooms in London to celebrate the best executives, tracks and creatives of the past 12 months and of all time. […]

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Tencent Music Entertainment goes public in Hong Kong

Tencent Music Entertainment Group has successfully listed on the main board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. The Chinese music streaming giant launched its secondary listing in Hong Kong on Tuesday (September 20) as an IPO, meaning the company hasn’t raised any new funds or issued any new shares (unlike traditional IPOs). . Shares of […]

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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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FN Meka’s Flubbed Deployment Is What’s Wrong With The Music Industry

At some point, every person who works in the music industry has to face the fact that their not-so-distant past is rooted in racism and financial exploitation. Capitol Records is no exception. The 80-year-old label’s legacy of black artists includes Nat King Cole, Tina Turner and George Clinton, but its roster has featured few others […]

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How Britain’s music industry reacted to the death of Queen Elizabeth II – Billboard

LONDON – In the early afternoon of September 8, just hours before the start of the Mercury Prize, one of the UK’s most prestigious music awards shows, Buckingham Palace made an alarming announcement: Queen Elizabeth II was under medical supervision at his Scottish estate of Balmoral, and doctors were “concerned” about the health of the […]

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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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What is the role of a record label in today’s music industry? – Rolling stone

as little as Ten years ago, landing a major label deal was a hopeful artist’s ultimate dream. While the hype still resonates, today’s music industry landscape has largely centered around the declining prestige and dominance of powerful labels. The trend of smaller labels and independent artists rising to prominence in today’s music scene, without 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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HitPaw Video Converter – The Best Apple Music Converter

Unlock HitPaw Video Converter to listen to your favorite songs anytime, anywhere. More often than not, music enthusiasts all over the world frantically search for the best Apple music converter. Nowadays, the ways of listening to music have radically changed. People are mostly glued to popular music streaming apps, while trying to manage their busy […]

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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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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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Lands’ End creates collection with country music icon Blake

DODGEVILLE, Wis., Sept. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Lands’ End, a classic American lifestyle brand, and Blake Shelton, a country music superstar and television personality, today announce a collection Fall and Holiday – Blake Shelton x Lands’ Fin. The collaboration will provide clothing for every member of the family – pets included! – as well […]

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Winnipeg filmmaker’s documentary chronicling the life of music icon Buffy Sainte-Marie premieres at TIFF

Buffy Sainte-Marie casts a spell. Ask Madison Thomas, the 30-year-old Winnipeg filmmaker behind the documentary Buffy Sainte-Marie: Carry on.a free-spirited and utterly charming look at the amazing story of Sainte-Marie, premiering Thursday night at the Toronto International Film Festival before airing on PBS later this year. By viewing her life, the film embraces the artistic […]

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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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dBpoweramp Music Converter R2022.8.9 – Neowin

Advanced audio conversion, effortlessly convert between formats. dBpoweramp contains a multitude of audio tools in one: CD Ripper, Music Converter, Batch Converter, ID Tag Editor and Windows audio shell enhancements. Preloaded with essential codecs (mp3, wave, FLAC, m4a, Apple Lossless, AIFF), additional codecs can be installed from [Codec Central], as well as utility codecs 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 […]

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The tragic death of Luke Bell: a country music icon gone too soon | Herbie J Pilato

[YouTube.com] [Author’s Note: This article is based on entertainment and media reports Yahoo! News, Saving Country Music, TheBoot.com, and Wikipedia.com.] He was one of country music’s most beloved stars, and now he’s gone way too soon. As Tayrn Ryder from Yahoo! Entertainment documented on August 30, 2022, the singer-songwriter died at the age of 32. […]

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Snap Inc. will cut its workforce by approximately 20%

Social media company Snapchat has revealed that it plans to lay off around 20% of its employees. Evan Spiegel, CEO of parent company Snap Inc., sent a memo to employees Wednesday, Aug. 31, confirming the news. In its memo, Spiegel wrote that Snap Inc. was “restructuring our business to focus more on our three strategic […]

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Warner Music Group – Senior Streaming Manager, Warner Records (UK)

Senior Streaming Manager, Warner Records At Warner Music Group, we are a global collective of music creators and music lovers, technology innovators and inspired entrepreneurs, game-changing creators and passionate team members. Here, we know that each talent makes our collective bolder and brighter. We are guided by four fundamental principles that underpin everything we do […]

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Review: Pazu Deezer Music Converter

do you like music? If so, what could be better than listening to your favorite tracks anytime and anywhere? But most music streaming apps only allow paid users to download songs for offline playback, free tier users can only stream music online, such as Spotify and Deezer. Well, don’t worry, we have an option for […]

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Ilaiyaraaja son Yuvan is a music icon who made Tamils ​​say “I don’t know Hindi, go away”

Owhile every Tamil music composer is a friend, a breakup doctor and a lonely companion to his fans, Yuvan Shankar Raja is a “drug dealer”. No kidding. The youngest son of MP Rajya Sabha and Padma Shree Ilaiyaraaja, Yuvan’s playlists are affectionately tagged by his fans as “U1 Drugs”, “Yuvan’s Pain Songs” on Spotify, YouTube […]

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Why will this music icon be in Western New York?

A famous figure from music history will make an appearance in Western New York. But why? Priscilla Presley (aka the old Mrs. Elvis Presley) will make an appearance at the Bears Den at the Seneca Niagara Resort and Casino on Friday, November 11 for “An Evening With Priscilla Presley: An Open Conversation”, where she is […]

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Cargo Digital – Royalty Accounting Manager [m/w/d] (DE) (remote)

Royalty Accounting Manager – your first step into digital. You oversee the entire royalty accounting cycle, from incoming sales files to final delivery of royalty statements through our Curve software. You manage incoming royalty reports from DSPs and ensure that payments are processed and received. You import, map, convert and process statements into the Curve […]

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Music icon John Williams ‘would love’ to compose James Bond soundtrack

John Williams has made his interest in scoring Bond known (Picture: AP/Getty) John Williams has said he would like to write the music for a James Bond franchise film, admitting “I would love that!” The five-time Oscar-winning composer, who celebrated his 90th birthday this year, is the mastermind behind world-famous scores such as Star Wars, […]

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8 Times Music Icon Tom Waits Was Shaken In Interviews

Tom Waits is loved by his fans for several reasons. His avant-garde avant-garde music, his dark but poetic lyrics, his sense of fashion and his brooding but nonchalant attitude. Whenever he is interviewed, Tom Waits appears both as a man capable of laughing at himself and as an intriguing and mysterious man. Related: How Musician […]

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The electronic music icon returns to Bimbo’s in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — One of the pioneering figures of synthesized rock in the late ’70s, British musician Gary Numan wielded a huge influence on new wave, electro-pop and industrial music with his icy, futuristic-driven sound by a keyboard. While his original band Tubeway Army offered an avant-garde mix of distorted guitars and pulsing synthesizers indebted […]

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Deezer aims to enter the wellness app market with ‘Zen by Deezer’

Music streaming company Deezer is testing its own wellness app, called Zen by Deezer. The project was revealed this week as part of the company’s first-half 2022 results, Deezer’s first earnings release as a publicly traded company. Deezer’s earnings results, released yesterday (August 24), showed a loss of 300,000 subscribers in the first half of […]

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Music icon agrees with Asamoah Gyan that she is not celebrated enough by Ghanaians ▷ SportsBrief.com

Ghanaian reggae-dancehall superstar Stonebwoy has defended Asamoah Gyan’s claims that he is not celebrated by Ghanaians The former Black Stars striker is Ghana’s all-time top scorer in international football with 51 goals in 109 appearances. Asamoah Gyan reiterated his desire to be part of the Black Stars squad for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in […]

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Kelly Clarkson lambasted by fans for ‘insulting’ music icon

Some Kelly Clarkson fans are upset after she appeared to mock a fan of a famous rapper on her show. In an Instagram video of her interview with Rose McIver, Clarkson, 40, spoke to the New Zealand actress about once aspiring to be a rapper. When asked who influenced her the most, McIver, 33, cited […]

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From Billboard Hits to Music Industry: NICE Emcee Releases New Book

Aulsondro “Novelist” Hamilton, p/k/a Christian Hip Hop Recording Artists 30-year-old music veteran Emcee NICE proves why blessings keep coming to him as he continues to win in the music business with his new book “Music Release University: India’s Guide to Music Release!”. In collaboration with the Information, Technology and Literacy Foundation Books and AULGRAY 31 […]

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Why you need to know German music icon Rio Reiser

Heinrichplatz, a prominent square in Berlin’s Kreuzberg district, has been renamed Rio-Reiser-Platz, commemorating the man who in the late 1960s and 1970s became an icon of the left-wing scene not only in Berlin but throughout Germany. (Also read: On tour, Pakistan’s first Grammy winner defies boundaries with her music) The square’s renaming ceremony took place […]

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BMI will reduce “just under 10%” of the total workforce

The American collection company BMI (Broadcast Music, Inc) is laying off “just under 10%” of its total workforce. The news was first reported by Billboardwho obtained an email from Chairman and CEO Mike O’Neill announcing the layoffs. According Billboard report, published Monday, August 22, and citing a source close to the situation, around thirty staff […]

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Concord on board as sponsor of the A&R Awards

Global independent music company Concord has confirmed it will return as sponsor of the hyper-competitive Pop/R&B category this year A&R Awards. Britain’s music industry’s finest night will take place on Tuesday 8th November at the Grand Connaught Rooms in London, where the big and the good will celebrate the biggest and best executives, songwriters, producers, […]

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Music Business Academy for Africa partners with The Orchard for the second installment of the Talent Project

The partnership with The Orchard will give seven incredible African talents the opportunity to showcase themselves and their music to the global music industry. Founder of the MBA, GodwinTom stipulate that, “The MBA for Africa Talent project is an activity that we have developed to ensure that students have the opportunity to practice the things […]

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Listen Up – National Radio Promotions (UK)

Title: National Radio Promotions Salary: Competitive / Essential ExperienceAnnual vacation: 20 days per year + 8 public holidaysHours: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. (Hybrid: Wednesday & Thursday at our premises)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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BMI scraps multi-billion dollar sale plan over disappointing bids

BMI (Broadcast Music Inc.) has halted a planned multi-billion dollar sale, saying the transaction “is no longer an avenue we are considering,” Bloomberg News reported on Friday. Sources familiar with the matter said interested parties such as private equity firms and technology providers had submitted bids for the company, but some had backed out, while […]

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Expression of Interest: Speakers in Music Business and Cultural Theory

specification The BIMM Institute Dublin is currently seeking expressions of interest for keynote speakers and lecturers in the fields of music business and cultural theory. We are looking for experienced lecturers as well as music industry experts who may be new to teaching but who can bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to our […]

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Music icon David Bowie named the most influential British artist of the last 50 years

MUSIC icon David Bowie has been named the most influential British artist of the past 50 years. A panel of judges hailed her unparalleled ability to “transcend a variety of mediums”. 3 Music icon David Bowie has been named the most influential British artist of the past 50 yearsCredit: Getty – Contributor Bowie, who died […]

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On Air – Social Media/Marketing Coordinator (UK)

Reports to: Marketing Manager, UK Location: London, UK 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 has previously aired performances from global pop icon Anne-Marie, Mercury Prize winner Arlo Parks, […]

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Australian pop icon Olivia Newton-John dies aged 73

Australian pop icon Olivia Newton-John has died. The singer and actress, who starred in films such as Grease and Xanadu, was 73. Her husband, John Easterling, announced her death in a post on his official social media accounts this morning. Scott Barbour/Getty Images Olivia Newton-John died on her Southern California ranch. She was 73 years […]

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Australian music icon Olivia Newton-John dies aged 73

Australian pop music icon Olivia Newton-John has died aged 73. Olivia’s husband John Easterling confirmed the news with a statement on Facebook. Stay up to date with the latest news with The National Briefing – catch up on news as it happens: “Dame Olivia Newton-John (73) passed away peacefully this morning at her ranch in […]

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Olivia Newton-John, GREASE star and pop music icon, dies at 73

Olivia Newton-John, the Australian pop singer and actress, has died aged 73. The news comes to us from the official Newton-John Facebook page. She died Monday at her Southern California ranch, according to her husband, John Easterling. In his post, he said: “Olivia has been a beacon of triumphs and hope for over 30 years, […]

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Olivia Newton-John, who starred in ‘Grease’ and became a music icon, has died aged 73

NOTE: This article is one month old and may not include the most recent information. Olivia Newton-John, the prominent 1970s pop singer who starred in films such as “Grease” and “Xanadu,” died Monday. She was 73 years old. John Easterling, her husband, posted the news on his official Facebook page. Newton-John was diagnosed with breast […]

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CMT will celebrate county music icon Vince Gill with a special ‘CMT Giants: Vince Gill’

CMT has announced “CMT GIANTS: Vince Gill,” an all-new 90-minute special celebrating the extraordinary career and music of country music titan Vince Gill. The star-filled event kicks off Friday, September 16 at 9/8 p.m. exclusively on CMT. Gill’s touring companion and vocalist Wendy Moten revealed the news for the first time last night on stage […]

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Judith Durham, Australian folk music icon, dies aged 79 | app

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Judith Durham, the Australian folk music icon who rose to worldwide fame as the lead singer of The Seekers, has died. She was 79 years old. Durham died Friday night at Alfred Hospital in Melbourne after suffering complications from a long-standing lung condition, Universal Music Australia and Musicoast said in a […]

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Judith Durham, Australian folk music icon, dies aged 79

Melbourne, Australia — Judith Durham, the Australian folk music icon who rose to worldwide fame as the lead singer of The Seekers, has died. She was 79 years old. Durham died Friday night at Alfred Hospital in Melbourne after suffering complications from a long-standing lung condition, Universal Music Australia and Musicoast said in a statement […]

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MuConvert Apple Music Converter Review (Advantages and Disadvantages and How to Use It)

To let Apple Music users enjoy the flexible playback of music resources while keeping the library offline, MuConvert has upgraded its Apple Music Converter in recent weeks, providing the unique service for users to download Apple Music to DRM-free MP3 . in a hassle-free way. Why Apple Music Converter MuConvert may be the best option […]

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FiXT – A&R Manager (remote, US)

FiXT is looking for a forward-thinking A&R Manager with a passion for discovering and developing artists to join our A&R team. We are an artist-owned record label, on a mission to empower top talented artists (musicians/bands) to build lasting careers in ways that were previously impossible for them, by putting together a world-class team around […]

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How he transcended tectonic events in the music business to give Warner Bros. records his soul

Decades ago, at the start of my 29-year tenure at Warner Bros. Records (when it still had the “Bros” in the name) I thought what would happen if we ever lost Mo Ostin. I admit it was a dark thought, but even then I knew the business was something special in the business as a […]

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BPI CEO Geoff Taylor writes for Music Business Worldwide

Streaming is transforming the music industry: it’s removed gatekeepers, opened doors for artists to connect with wider audiences, and given fans access to a huge range of songs at attractive prices. . Today, more than ever, artists and songwriters are getting paid. However, the unprecedented number of artists vying for a piece of the […]

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Dean of Belmont Music Business School Retires | Education

Doug Howard announced his retirement as Dean of Belmont University’s Mike Curb College of Entertainment and Music Business, effective August 31. According to a statement, Dr. Sarita Stewart, Belmont associate professor of creative and entertainment industries, will serve as interim dean. Doug Howard Courtesy of Belmont Howard will continue to serve on the Curb College […]

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Canadian music icon Steven Page kicks off The ACT on September 30

The ACT welcomes one of the world’s most recognizable voices to the “Pop Music Hall of Fame” next month, at An Evening with Steven Page. Resuming his annual lineup of Canadian music icons, on opening night Sept. 30, Page and his band will present iconic music from his own solo career, as well as his […]

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Archie Roach dead: Australian music icon dies after ‘long illness’

Australian music icon Archie Roach, a pioneering Indigenous artist who brought global attention to the Stolen Generations, has died aged 66. “We are heartbroken to announce the passing of Gunditjmara (Kirrae Whurrong/Djab Wurrung), Bundjalung Senior Elder, singer and storyteller Archie Roach,” the singer and songwriter’s family said in a statement. “Archie has passed away, surrounded […]

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Sturgill Simpson on Navigating the Music Industry: “Just Make Art, Fuck The Rest”

I really enjoyed by Sturgill bluegrass albums, to the point that it was the final nail in the coffin of buying a record player so I could listen to them on vinyl. Between Cut the grass, Tyler’s Childers Certified Gold Purgatory record, and Cody Jinks Red Rocks Live record, I finally pulled the trigger. And […]

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Kelis’ Beyonce Beef Proves The Music Business Needs An Overhaul

Beyoncé’s new album Renaissance, has arrived and as the Beyhive celebrates the long-awaited return of their queen, not everyone is so excited to hear the house and techno-influenced project. In particular, Kelis, the singer best known for her early 2000s run that included tracks like “Caught Out There,” “Milkshake” and “Bossy,” has a bone or […]

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‘It’s not a prank’: Local music icon Mr. Nasir joins Mobile Legends esports team

Nasir will be a flexible player in RSG Malaysia’s MLBB team and act as a mentor to other players. — Photos via Instagram/ RSG Malaysia, M Nasir By Priya Kulasagaran Friday, July 29, 2022 3:47 PM MYT PETALING JAYA, July 29th – Musician, actor and artist Datuk M Nasir can now add another career tag […]

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Lyrics platform Musixmatch secures strategic investment from TPG Growth

Music lyrics provider Musixmatch has secured a strategic investment from TPG Growth, described as asset management company TPG’s “middle market and growth capital platform”. Founded in San Francisco in 1992, GPT has $120 billion in assets under management and invests in what it calls “five multi-product platforms,” including Capital, Growth, Impact, Real Estate and Market […]

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Horus Music – Client Manager (UK, remote)

Horus Music Limited is a global digital music distribution and label services company. Established in 2006, Horus Music enables artists, labels and rights holders to send their music to over 100 download, streaming and interactive platforms, including Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon Music, YouTube, Deezer, VEVO, Beatport, Tidal and many others. more worldwide, while providing digital […]

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Warp Records – A&R Manager (UK)

A&R managerLondon, UKFull time Company Description For over 30 years, Warp Records has been synonymous with sonic and visual adventures. We are now a leading independent label representing groundbreaking and influential artists including Aphex Twin, Flying Lotus, Danny Brown, Kelela, Nightmares on Wax, Squid, Oneohtrix Point Never, Nala Sinephro, Autechre and many more. job description […]

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Warp Records – Marketing Manager (UK)

Marketing Manager London, UK Full time 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 […]

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What Artists Need to Know About Music Royalties –

The music industry has changed dramatically over the past decade, and with the help of technology that has led to the emergence of streaming services, artists and record labels have taken full control of music royalties. their creative works. It also made it easier to track revenue sources and set a uniform revenue percentage. The […]

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Jersey Club music icon Tim Dolla dies aged 39

One of the founding fathers of the Jersey Club music scene has passed away. Tim Foster, widely known as DJ Tim Dolla, was 39. Details surrounding his death were not immediately clear. Her family posted details of the funeral services on their Instagram page last week. “It was one[sic] unstoppable force to be reckoned with, […]

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Breaking News – Grammy-winning music icon Missy Elliott to guest star on ‘Craig of the Creek’

Grammy-winning music icon Missy Elliott to guest star on ‘Craig of the Creek’ Additional guest stars arrive in Cartoon Network series Teen Titans Go!, Craig of the Creek and We Baby Bears Cartoon Network announced today at San Diego Comic-Con that Grammy-winning hip-hop icon Missy Elliott will make her […]

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Music industry stories from the people who lived it – The Irish Times

The story of a rookie American college student obsessed with rock music eventually becoming one of the most well-known and respected public relations agents in the music industry. Access all areas: a behind-the-scenes look at 50 years of music and culture by Barbara Charron (White Rabbit, £20). In 1974 Charone decamped from Chicago to London, […]

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Remembering Vail Music Icon Tony G

Vail Jazz Foundation image of “Tony G” Gulizia. Jack Affleck/Courtesy Image In Vail, the name Tony G is synonymous with jazz music, but for the man himself, who passed away peacefully on Saturday, a look back at the Vail years could evoke stronger associations with his other passions, like family, fishing and the manufacture of […]

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GIXON – Performance Marketing Manager (UK)

GIXON – Bring the music! GIXON will impact millions of people by allowing them to connect directly to local musicians through our app. GIXON brings a new perspective to the tired and inefficient live music market, providing instant and easy access for customers and artists. Our mission is to reinvent live music and provide an […]

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Netflix lost 970,000 subscribers in the second quarter. How will Spotify fare?

The successful release of the fourth season of stranger things couldn’t prevent Netflix from losing subscribers in Q2 2022 – but the video giant’s net loss of paying members wasn’t as bad as expected. According to his Q2 2022 resultsreleased yesterday (July 19), Netflix lost nearly a million subscribers in three months from April to […]