A new £1m endowment fund from the Welsh government has been established to help more children access music learning.
PRS for Music has pledged its support to the inaugural Small Awards, a new initiative to champion the UK’s small business sector.
Hip hop artists, poet and playwright Kate Tempest will be curating the programme for the Brighton Festival 2017 inviting Mica Levi and legendary folk artist Shirley Collins to join her.
Singer songwriter Newton Faulkner is to perform at the inaugural PledgeMusic Presents monthly event series.
Jazz Standard are hosting Jazz in the Digital Age at SXSW featuring double Grammy Award winning UK talent Jacob Collier.
The UK government has launched a consultation to ‘release radio from its shackles’ by addressing the old regulations encumbering national and local stations.
Georgie Buchanan, Gemma Nash, Blasio Kavuma, Jason Yarde and Samantha Fernando are the five composers selected for the Sound and Music Pathways programme.
Guy Fletcher OBE has been appointed as the new chairman of the Mayor’s Music Fund.
SXSW institution the British Music Embassy has lined up Mt Wolf, Meilyr Jones, Kieran Lavery and Fifi Rong for its daytime showcases.
Adele was the winner of five awards at the Grammys in Los Angeles including prizes for song and album of the year.