Jessie J has revealed the title, tracklisting and release date for her third studio album.
Aspiring journalists, publicists and music fans across the North East are being given the chance to work behind the scenes at one of the region’s biggest pop concerts.
Festivals and gigs contributed more than £2.2bn to UK tourism over the last year, a new report has revealed.
Steve Mac, writer of hits for One Direction, Westlife and JLS, has been named as ASCAP songwriter of the year.
BBC Radio 1 is to dedicate more of its September shows to new music with its Even More Music month of special programming.
British artists accounted for 13.7 percent of the US recorded music market in 2012, new figures show.
Following five successful years in London, Showcase Live will launch at Sound Control in Manchester on 9 May and will continue every other month.
The Sunday Times 2012 Richest Young Musicians list is dominated by women, with Adele, Florence Welch and Lily Allen among the wealthiest young songwriters in Britain.
The Stow were formed in 2009, fusing together the band members' love of indie pop and hip hop. They have quickly gained a reputation for engaging and energetic live performances, supporting artists such as Jessie J, Rizzle Kicks, VV Brown and Maverick Sabre.
Teenage Cancer Trust, a charity that supports young people suffering with the disease, has announced the line-up for its annual shows at the Royal Albert Hall.