Latest label and music publishing news

Pick a story from the list below | or CLICK HERE to get CMU news in your inbox daily

US advocacy group backs artists in termination rights case against the majors
Another Local Radio Freedom Act proposed in the US
Final draft in hand, music industry reps call on EU law-makers to pass the European Copyright Directive
Group bidding to set up new US mechanicals society dispute rival's
SoundCloud adds distribution to other streaming services to Pro offering
Warner's Atlantic allies with hip hop management firm R Baron Group
AIM announces Ninja Tune boss as new Chair
European Commission lays into the tech sector over copyright directive lobbying, as everyone else comments on the final draft
Clint Mansell signs Decca publishing deal
Copyright Directive remains controversial as final draft agreed
BMG partners on new Jamaican record label
Universal Music announces INgrooves acquisition
Artists and songwriters urge EU to bring Copyright Directive to
Suzanne Smith steps down as Managing Director of PPL and PRS joint venture
EU Council overcomes deadlock on European Copyright Directive, as IMPALA clarifies its position on the copyright reforms
One Liners: She Is The Music, John Prine, Marina, more
Setlist: HMV, Spotify, Terminators
Music industry consensus collapses as copyright directive talks near completion
Actress signs to Decca Publishing
BMG partners with SESAC on Indian digital song licensing
One Liners: Atlas Music Publishing, Mixcloud, Julia Michaels, more
Copyright directive talks could resume after France and Germany compromise over reach of article thirteen
US Copyright Royalty Board confirms 44% increase in streaming royalty on songs
One Liners: Sheryl Crow, Troy Carter, Pink, more
New lawsuits seek to force labels to return old recordings to artists
Cathy Dennis signs to Sony/ATV
Mad Decent partners with Big Deal
HMV deal saves 100 stores
Group bidding to run new US mechanical rights society claims
CISAC reveals partnership to upgrade ISWC system