Dead Naked Hippies, Lady Sanity, AWATE and ESKA are among the first 22 acts to receive funding from the charity's first ever Do it Differently Fund.
The Music Publishers Association Group (MPA Group) has appointed Paul Clements as the new chief executive, replacing Jane Dyball who steps down in February.
Annie Lennox, Jamie Cullum, Paloma Faith and David Arnold are among the award-winning musicians to sign letter calling for an alternative to the Brexit deal.
Music charity Attitude is Everything has launched NEXT STAGE, a new initiative aimed at empowering and supporting deaf and disabled artists.
The British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors (BASCA) has opened its call for submissions to the 64th Ivor Novello Awards.
The government has pledged to inject a further £2m into its Get It Right anti-piracy campaign, which helps inform the public about online copyright infringement.
The collective management organisations have teamed up with Auddly to improve the way royalties are distributed and song metadata is registered.
Sea Girls are the only band in this year's selection and are joined by solo artists including Mahalia, Grace Carter and Flohio.
Spotify’s former artist-in-residence, D.A. Wallach (pictured), and David King, inventor of YouTube’s Content ID, have joined blockchain rights company JAAK as advisors.
The co-founder, singer and guitarist of seminal punk band, Buzzcocks, has sadly passed away aged 63.