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Calls for clarity and resolution over post-Brexit touring bureaucracy continue as UK government concedes the EU did offer a solution
BMG acquires Mick Fleetwood's recording rights
Epic brings its Apple beef to London
UK Prime Minister commits to meeting to discuss the post-Brexit visa problem for touring musicians
Manchester promoters launch new company, Luminescent
Jamie Cullum signs to Sony/ATV
Liam Payne presents new football podcast
Radio 3 launches mood-based shows with Jorja Smith and Celeste
Skunk Anansie's Skin named Chancellor of Leeds Arts University
One Liners: Corey Taylor, Billy Duffy, Travis, more
Judge refuses to cut the billion dollar damages Cox must pay the majors
AIM and IMPALA call on UK and EU officials to regroup to ensure visa-free touring across Europe
Shakira and KT Tunstall confirm song catalogue deals
Universal closes mastering operation at Capitol Studios
Bandsintown launches subscription live music streaming service
One Liners: The Wiggles, IMPALA, Idles, more
DEAG to delist from Frankfurt stock exchange, continue as privately owned business
Leon Hendrix in contempt of court for again exploiting Experience Hendrix trademarks
Ryan Tedder sells majority stake in his songs to KKR
Fun Kids launches classical music radio station for children
Audible Magic buys MediaNet
One Liners: Lana Del Rey, FAC, Kings Of Leon, more
Music industry outraged at reports UK ministers knocked back EU proposal for post-Brexit visa-free travel for musicians
Nicki Minaj resolves Tracy Chapman copyright case with $450,000 payment
ADA to distribute Disruptive Records
Ariel Pink dropped by label over pro-Trump protest
Ministry Of Sound label announces promotions
APPG launches inquiry into the devastating impact of COVID on the night-time economy
UK music sales reached £1.55 billion in 2020
Ingrooves buys South African distributor Electromode