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Music organisations call for significant and long-term support from European governments for an industry in crisis
Spotify fails to have Eminem's big mechanicals lawsuit dismissed on jurisdiction grounds
Mike Smith leaves Warner Chappell
RIAA hits back at Spinrilla's
Jason Mraz signs to BMG
Spotify renews global licensing deal with Warner
One Liners: Sony, PSNEurope, Fiona Apple, more
Courts decline to dismiss the potentially explosive termination right lawsuits against Universal and Sony
Harold Arlen estate files new lawsuit against Apple over bootleg recordings
One Liners: Elton John, MSG Company, Kings Of Leon, more
IMPEL expands into Latin America via LatinAutor partnership
Official Charts Company moves to ensure all indie store home delivery sales are counted
UK Music announces former MP Tom Watson as its new Chair
One Liners: Midem, Primavera, Universal, more
MegaUpload lawsuits postponed yet again (again)
Hipgnosis signs Bon Jovi's Richie Sambora
Setlist: COVID-19, lockdown, Lizzo
Music industry welcomes UK government's COVID-19 support for self-employed
Def Jam signs Nasty C
Concord signs Andrew Petroff
One Liners: Big Deal, Dua Lipa, PartyNextDoor, more
Spotify, PRS and Help Musicians launch financial support initiatives for music-makers struggling amid COVID-19 outbreak
Ivors Academy proposes using unallocated streaming royalties to support music-makers hit by COVID-19 crisis
Stairway To Heaven ruling has impact on ongoing Thinking Out Loud song theft case
SoundCloud secures Polaris deal, expands Go+ into four Nordic markets
One Liners: TuneCore, Dave Grohl, Run The Jewels, more
IMPALA publishes ten point COVID-19 crisis plan
Harold Arlen estate dismisses its copyright lawsuit against Apple
Labels instigate social media campaign to support record shops during COVID-19 crisis
One Liners: Mad Decent, Glastonbury, Eurovision, more