ALY BARCHI joined CMU in 2011, initially as an intern, before becoming Editorial Assistant and later Staff Writer.

While a full-time member of the team she contributed daily artist news stories and oversaw content management on the CMU website, while also compiling and editing daily tips on CMU’s sister site ThisWeek London.

Since going freelance in early 2015 Aly continues to contribute on a regular basis to the CMU Approved column.

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  • Playlist: CMU Approved in April 2015
  • Songs industry joins record business in shouting about safe harbours
  • IMMF follows Sony/Spotify contract leak with open letter to European policy makers
  • BBC Playlister’s Andy Puleston on supporting radio by cannibalising it
  • Hype Machine tackling payola blog posts
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