New CMU Insights programme incoming
New CMU Insights programme incoming

1 September 2014

A new programme of evening seminars from CMU Insights kicks off in a fortnight, with eight two-hour sessions providing an overview of the...

Reeperbahn conference expands speaker line-up
Reeperbahn conference expands speaker line-up

15 August 2014

Hamburg's Reeperbahn music industry conference has added more speakers to the line-up for this year's event, which will take place from 17-20 Sep. Amongst...

The Mansun Convention is a thing that is happening
The Mansun Convention is a thing that is happening

15 August 2014

The Mansun Convention - a convention celebrating the band Mansun and only the band Mansun - will take place at The Live Rooms...

City Showcase confirms 'Finding The Future' seminars
City Showcase confirms 'Finding The Future' seminars

13 August 2014

City Showcase, the new talent programme perhaps best known for its central London festivals, is to host 'Finding The Future', a series of...

Kate Bush photo expo opening soon in London
Kate Bush photo expo opening soon in London

12 August 2014

So good news, people; while all of the world's aristocracy are popping bottles at Kate Bush's extravagantly-priced headline shows in London this month,...

Hackney Picturehouse hosting inaugural music film showcase, Doc N Roll
Hackney Picturehouse hosting inaugural music film showcase, Doc N Roll

6 August 2014

The first ever Doc N Roll Festival, a slideshow of rock-themed film screenings of a documentary-like ilk, is taking place at London's Hackney...

CMU goes live at The Roundhouse TONIGHT
CMU goes live at The Roundhouse TONIGHT

29 July 2014

If you're free tonight and looking for some music industry chat, then look no further than CMU's live podcast recording at The Roundhouse. Dan...

Join CMU live at The Roundhouse tomorrow night
Join CMU live at The Roundhouse tomorrow night

28 July 2014

The biggest news stories in the music industry month just gone will be discussed live by CMU Editor Andy Malt and a panel...

Culture Minister to address BPI AGM in September
Culture Minister to address BPI AGM in September

24 July 2014

One for fans of annual general meetings now, and the next AGM extravaganza for members of record label trade group the BPI is...

September dates announced for CMU Insights courses
September dates announced for CMU Insights courses

21 July 2014

The autumn dates for the CMU Insights evening seminars have been announced, once again offering eight two-hour sessions taking place in London each...

BIMM founders behind new Detroit-based music school with global online courses
BIMM founders behind new Detroit-based music school with global online courses

18 July 2014

The founders of music education institution BIMM, Kevin Nixon, Sarah Clayman and Bruce Dickinson, have confirmed that they are launching a new educational...

Leeds College Of Music appoints new Principal
Leeds College Of Music appoints new Principal

17 July 2014

The Leeds College Of Music has announced its new Principal and Managing Director as Gerry Godley. Currently Director of the Improvised Music Company,...

Line-up for the July edition of The CMU Podcast: Live announced
Line-up for the July edition of The CMU Podcast: Live announced

14 July 2014

Following the success of its first edition in June, the CMU Podcast will be back for another live recording at The Roundhouse in...

MusicTank puts the focus on new music technologies
MusicTank puts the focus on new music technologies

11 July 2014

The next MusicTank panel event will take place on 16 Sep in London, with the aim of shedding light on "what new technology...

Indie Label Market happening this weekend
Indie Label Market happening this weekend

10 July 2014

What are you doing this coming Saturday? Mmmhmm. Mmmhmm. Mmmhmm. Yeah, that sounds cool and all, but what say you instead swing by this year's...

CMU Podcast: Live goes live - hear it now
CMU Podcast: Live goes live - hear it now

27 June 2014

As pan-European indie label trade body IMPALA confirms it has filed a complaint with the European Commission over YouTube's negotiating tactics for its...

CMU's new music business talk show live at The Roundhouse TONIGHT
CMU's new music business talk show live at The Roundhouse TONIGHT

24 June 2014

This evening CMU and Roundhouse Rising will present the first edition of a new music business news-related chat show, live in the Roundhouse's...

YouTube dispute under the spotlight at CMU Podcast: Live
YouTube dispute under the spotlight at CMU Podcast: Live

20 June 2014

The topics up for debate at the first ever edition of the CMU Podcast: Live have been confirmed, with the indie sector's ongoing...

Super early bird tickets on sale for The Great Escape 2015
Super early bird tickets on sale for The Great Escape 2015

19 June 2014

So, assuming you've just about recovered from this year's Great Escape festivities, how about we do it all again next May? 14-16 May...

Come and watch England v Costa Rica with CMU
Come and watch England v Costa Rica with CMU

18 June 2014

Next Tuesday, England are due to play Costa Rica in their final group stage game of the World Cup. We thought it would...

BBC announces new music strategy, confirms annual awards and classical outreach programme for schools
BBC announces new music strategy, confirms annual awards and classical outreach programme for schools

17 June 2014

The big bad belligerent but basically brilliant BBC has lifted the lid on its new 'wide-ranging music strategy'. So that's exciting. Not to...

V&A to house Glastonbury archive
V&A to house Glastonbury archive

16 June 2014

Ahead of the 2014 edition of Glastonbury next week, the V&A has announced that it is the new home of the festival’s archive....

You’ll find Everything (Everything!) in a library
You’ll find Everything (Everything!) in a library

13 June 2014

Glitch-pop geeks Everything Everything will ‘do it’ for lending on 10-15 Nov via an artist residency at Manchester Central Library, which will be...

Panel announced for first live CMU Podcast recording
Panel announced for first live CMU Podcast recording

9 June 2014

CMU has this morning announced the guest panellists for the first edition of 'The CMU Podcast: Live', which will take place at The...

Second Cassette Store Day announced
Second Cassette Store Day announced

9 June 2014

Following the, erm, universally positive reception for the event across all social media last year, the date for the second annual Cassette Store...

Sound Women to host classes on music production and voiceover work
Sound Women to host classes on music production and voiceover work

9 June 2014

Sound Women, a network and development collective for women working (or wishing to work) in the radio and audio biz, is launching a...

MIDEM moves to June, adds new strands
MIDEM moves to June, adds new strands

5 June 2014

Bad news for fans of Cannes in the rain, the music industry's big annual shindig in the French city, MIDEM, is moving from...

Ticketmaster announces scholarship on Henley's music MBA
Ticketmaster announces scholarship on Henley's music MBA

4 June 2014

Ticketmaster UK has announced the launch of a new scholarship with the Henley Business School on its MBA in Music & Creative Industries....

Tickets on sale for user-friendly three-part music rights course
Tickets on sale for user-friendly three-part music rights course

2 June 2014

The latest season of CMU Insights evening courses kicks off tonight in Shoreditch, and a single ticket is now on sale to attend...

Watch footage of WhoSampled's Samplethon at The Great Escape 2014
Watch footage of WhoSampled's Samplethon at The Great Escape 2014

29 May 2014

Earlier this month at The Great Escape in Brighton, WhoSampled hosted its first ever Samplethon. Run as part of tech mini-conference Blueprint, the sampling...

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