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Warner Music promotes Simon Robson into international role
Setlist: 300 million reasons why Taylor Swift still hates Scooter Braun
Primary Wave acquires Disturbed's music rights
Japan's NexTone joins IMPEL
Electric Feel partners with Universal Music Publishing for European launch
BPI aims to boost diversity by offering free membership to labels run by people from underrepresented backgrounds
One Liners: Robbie Williams, BTS, Miley Cyrus & Dua Lipa, more
Warner Music creates new radio edit of Fairytale Of New York, to the annoyance of homophobia fans
Wixen sues Triller for copyright infringement
Scalping sign to Houndstooth
Warner revamps its partnership with the Artist Partner Group
One Liners: Pat Metheny, Blackstar London, Round Hill Music, more
UK music industry's economic impact reached £5.8 billion in 2019 - further support will be needed to restore that post-COVID
Music publishers denied a second hearing on damages in Wolfgang's Vault cases
Killers sell publishing catalogue
Japanese major label Avex downsizing
One Liners: BMG, Bandcamp, TaP Music, more
Scooter Braun sells Taylor Swift's first six albums to private equity firm for $300 million
IMPALA launches new blog as it celebrates 20th anniversary
Pan-European songwriter group hits out at Spotify's new discount-for-promo pilot
One Liners: Warner Music, Run The Jewels, Yemi Alade
Who wants to sign Morrissey this time?
Sony/ATV signs Baby Shark (and some other stuff that isn't Baby Shark)
Setlist: Are we headed for a live music dystopia?
Twitch responds to music takedown frenzy, says music licences will take time or may never happen
Donald Trump seeks dismissal of Electric Avenue lawsuit on fair use grounds
Nirvana company files another lawsuit over the band's smiley face
One Liners: Round Hill, Eels, Haim, more
Sentric signs Don Broco
Sentric signs Don Broco11 November 2020

One Liners: Christina Aguilera, Tegan & Sara, Foo Fighters, more