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Hope & Glory festival assets fall far short of £900,000 debts to creditors
Kanye West calls for insurers' countersuit in St Pablo tour dispute to be dismissed
Concord Music buys the Savoy Label Group
Metropolitan Police to review controversial form 696
Sheffield Arena secures Doncaster Sheffield Airport sponsorship
Cosa Nostra PR hires Charley Bezer for US expansion
Streaming boom keeps US record industry in growth, up 14.6% this year
Martin Garrix wins legal battle with Spinnin Records
New Order settle legal dispute with Peter Hook
John Lemon drink agrees to rebrand following legal action from Yoko
Sony/ATV extends its deal with Greg Kurstin
Warner Music UK promotes Peter Breeden and Mel Fox
Foo Fighters apologise to fans turned away from O2 show
One Liners: Electric Jukebox, Spotify, Jonathan Kessler, more
Music provided a £4.4 billion boost to the UK economy in 2016
Taylor Swift accused of lyrical theft in Shake It Off... again
New lawsuit filed over Santa Claus Is Coming To Town royalties
The Prodigy sign to BMG for 2018 album
IFPI looks at global music consumption, concludes that YouTube is evil
Islington Assembly Hall goes 'mobile first' via Dice alliance
One Liners: Andy Burrows, Ticketmaster France, Dolly Parton, more
More safe harbour sparring as tech and entertainment sectors make NAFTA submissions
Harry Styles sues potential merch bootleggers ahead of Nashville show
LAB Records allies with Warner's ADA
SRD allies with IDOL on digital distribution
Assets of sync platform Ricall up for sale following liquidation
One Liners: IFPI, Morrissey, Craig David, more
Spotify's latest mechanicals motion denied, though it could persist with its bold new argument
EU to pressure web giants to do more to tackle piracy on their networks
Tencent isn't buying Spotify, but wanted to