MPA Board election update

Stuart Hornall (Hornall Brothers Music), Richard King (Faber Music), John Minch (Imagem UK), Guy Morris (Blue Mountain Music) and Simon Platz (Bucks Music Group) have been re-elected to the Music Publishers Association (MPA) board.

midem 2013 discounts still available

MIDEM OFFER: Calling all publishers, songwriters and music businesses - if you register on the British Music stand before 18 January 2013 you can access a special discounted rate of €690.

M meets: Chris Butler, MPA

The chairman of the Music Publishers' Association shares his views on an industry in flux, points to some of the lessons learned from the Napster days, and explains why much still needs to be done to keep ahead of the game.

Jonathan Simon

Jonathan Simon, former MCPS Chairman and PRS Board director, has passed away.

US Sync Licensing Trade Mission

The 2012 BPI/MPA US Sync Licensing Mission to Los Angeles in association with UK Trade & Investment will run from Tuesday 24 April to Thursday 26 April. The opportunity is open only to UK music companies.

midem 2012

For the ninth year running AIM, BPI, MPA, PPL, PRS for Music, Small Green Shoots, the Welsh Music Foundation and UK Trade & Investment have joined forces to host the British Music at midem stand, and will be on hand to assist scores of UK music companies.