Is data changing the way we write music?

'There are a lot of clichés about music data: it’s the new gold, it’s the new oil, but you could argue that data is the new politics': we ask the experts how data is changing music.

Interview: Rachael Naylor

The PRS for Music director shares her thoughts on the challenges facing collecting societies and rightsholders, how the data business is shaping up for 2018 and what PRS is doing to stay in tune…