music publishing

Wide Days opens applications for showcase slots

The 10th edition of Scotland’s music convention will take place from 11 to 13 April in Edinburgh, and the organisers have invited artists based in Scotland to apply for the chance to perform at the event. Acts from any genre of music are welcome to apply for the showcase slots, and a seminar hosted in conjunction with PRS Foundation will take place on 14 January in Glasgow to explain the criteria.…

Interview: Nigel Elderton

Seasoned pop publisher and peermusic managing director Nigel Elderton has just taken up the PRS chairmanship. We learn what's in store for his tenure...

Songwriting legacies: gone but not forgotten

2016 will be marked by the sad passing of songwriting icons David Bowie and Prince, among others. Eamonn Forde asks the publishers tasked with looking after such seminal catalogues, what happens next?