The Independent Music Companies Association (IMPALA), along with 66 other signatories, has issued an open letter to the European Commission urging it to increase its cultural budget.
Organisations including PRS for Music gathered in Brussels yesterday (14 February) at the launch of Music Moves Europe – a new initiative to boost, develop and create a sustainable ecosystem for the European music sector.
IMPALA has urged the European Commission to ensure its upcoming digital single market proposals are not ‘watered-down’ when tackling copyright reform.
Agit-post-punk duo Sleaford Mods and grime artist JME have been nominated for the IMPALA Independent Album of the Year Award.
Electronic outfit Caribou has been named as the winner of IMPALA’s European album of the year for his latest long player, Our Love.
IMPALA, an indie label consortium, has unveiled a new action plan to help drive the digital market through the creative industries.
Warner Music Group has announced it will encourage independent labels to buy, license or distribute a significant chunk of the Parlophone repertoire it has recently acquired.