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Artist tours can’t be like a ‘two-week-long party’ where bandmates get up to movie-style antics, The Xcerts bassist Jordan Smith tells The Great Escape.
Music is enjoying a ‘new dawn’ which can help the industry ‘correct all the flaws of the past model’, multi-million-selling songwriter and producer Crispin Hunt has said.
The music business is ‘still stuck in the past’ and must harness emerging technologies to enable a fairer future for artists, Ninja Tune and Coldcut co-founder Matt Black tells The Great Escape.
The Copyright Tribunal has just agreed PRS for Music’s new live music tariff for venues and festivals, following three years of negotiations between the collecting society and the live industry.
Mark-Anthony Turnage, James Dillon and Sean Shibe are among the classical music talent to be honoured at the 2018 Royal Philharmonic Society (RPS) Music Awards.
The Xcerts and Huw Stephens will appear ‘In Conversation’ for an upcoming session at The Great Escape, presented by PRS for Music, PRS Foundation and PPL.
Calling all songwriters and composers in Central Scotland – award-winning folk musician Rachel Newton is hosting a free masterclass for the BBC’s Biggest Weekend.
BMG, Global Music Rights, Warner/Chappell and Sentric are among the music companies involved in a new blockchain pilot with tech start-up JAAK.
Ezra Collective, Shabaka Hutchings, Pat Metheny and Dame Cleo Laine were among the big winners at the 2018 Jazz FM Awards.
Ed Sheeran, Everything Everything and Stormzy are among the talent to receive two nominations apiece for the 2018 Ivor Novello Awards.