The Know How – free seminars

The Know How, an annual series of free music industry seminars in the North-East of England takes place between 23-26 May. All the seminars take place between 6pm - 8pm.

Great Escape global networking opps

British industry body UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) is hosting an international mentoring session at next month’s Great Escape showcase in Brighton called ‘Around the Word in 80 Ways’.

Ray Davies – Well Respected Man

One of the UK’s greatest songwriters and the 2006 recipient of the PRS for Music Outstanding Contribution to British Music Award at The Ivors, Ray Davies, gives Mark Paytress a masterclass about the song, the creative process and, reluctantly, about those awards.

TGE Panel: Make it Happen

“Make It Happen" brings together an expert panel to give practical advice to bands looking to move to the next leve

TGE panel: Where now after MySpace?

An expert panel assess the role of direct-to-fan platforms for labels and artists, today and in the future, and evaluate the different approaches taken by rival services.

The Ivor Novello Awards

The Ivors are presented annually to celebrate, honour and reward excellence in British and Irish songwriting and composing. The Ivor Novello Awards are presented by BASCA in association with PRS for Music.