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Article thirteen talks postponed because of disagreements in EU Council
Sony drops R Kelly
Sony drops R Kelly21 January 2019

Sports Direct chief bidding for HMV
Bandcamp to open physical record shop
A Greener Festival celebrates 35 environmentally sustainable events
Spotify planning to launch in-car streaming hardware
Ja Rule hits out at his portrayal in Fyre Festival documentaries
Setlist: R Kelly, HMV, Rihanna
Viagogo claims it is now compliant with UK regulator's rules as deadline passes
Music industry says proposed article thirteen compromise a backwards step
Beyonce's lawsuit against Feyonce merch company dismissed
New pan-European anti-touting campaign launches
Spotify updates preferred distributor lists
CMU Insights: The Key Music Business Trends 2019 seminar
One Liners: Roc Nation, A2IM, Ariana Grande, more
HMV administrators confirm offers have been made for the business
The Underworld partners with Dice
Fabric announces 20th anniversary parties and more
One Liners: Europe For Creators, ClicknClear, Loyle Carner, more
Rihanna sues her dad for fraudulently exploiting her brand
Government responds to music industry's Brexit concerns - sort of
CMU Insights: Making Money From Music Copyright Seminars
One Liners: Æ Mak, Nonesuch, Vevo, more
All signs point to something going on at Fabric
Norwegian crime agency investigating Tidal data fiddling allegations
Local residents vow to fight on after London council does deal with Live Nation over Wireless noise restrictions
Spotify does deal with Indian music company T-Series
One Liners: Sony/ATV, Warner Bros, BMG, more
Fabric goes dark
Fabric goes dark15 January 2019

UK music industry faces significant risks if May's Brexit deal passes, PM is warned