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CMU – or Complete Music Update – helps people to navigate and understand the music business. We do this through our media, our training and our research, and at a range of music industry events.



CMU DAILY | READ | SIGN UP FOR FREE
The CMU Daily bulletin keeps the music community up to date with all the latest news and developments – direct by email every week day. Covering music, music people and the music business, it’s seriously good reporting and analysis that never gets too serious.



CMU APPROVED | READ | LISTEN
Each Tuesday and Thursday, the CMU team recommends a new track, video or release, championing great new music. Read the latest editions of CMU Approved in the CMU Daily or here on the website, and listen to recently approved tracks in our Spotify playlist.



SETLIST | LISTEN | SIGN UP FOR FREE
Setlist is the music business podcast from CMU sponsored by 7digital. CMU’s Andy Malt and Chris Cooke review the week in music and the music business. Tune in here on the website or sign up via your podcast app of choice.



CMU DIGEST | READ | GO PREMIUM FOR ACCESS
The CMU Digest provides busy music industry professionals with a super concise summary of the biggest stories in the music business week just gone, published first thing each Monday morning. Go premium for just £5 a month to access the Digest.



CMU TRENDS | READ | GO PREMIUM FOR ACCESS
CMU Trends is a series of guides, briefings and reports that explain the inner workings of the music industry, and analyse key developments in the business. Go premium for just £5 a month to access CMU Trends.



CMU JOBS | READ | ADVERTISE
The CMU Jobs service is one of the most effective recruitment platforms in the UK music business, utilised by employers across the music industry looking to fill everything from entry-level to senior roles. Check out the latest roles or advertise your opportunities today.



CMU INSIGHTS | INFO
CMU Insights is our music business consultancy. We support the music industry – both music companies and companies working with music – through training, consulting, research reports and conference sessions.



CMU PATHWAYS | INFO
CMU Pathways is our music education consultancy. We support music educators – and those who mentor and advise young music-makers – through training, consulting, research and conferences.



CMU:DIY | INFO
CMU:DIY is our future talent programme. We support future music and music industry talent – and grassroots and DIY artists – through training, lectures, practical guides and educational conference sessions.



CMU LIBRARY | READ | GO PREMIUM FOR ACCESS
CMU Library is our online educational resource for the music industry, full of guides, briefings and reports from CMU Trends, CMU Insights and CMU:DIY. Go premium for just £5 a month for full access to the CMU Library.



Last Updated: July 2019