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Einaudi, Willie Nelson and The Sonics triumph in Top 20 music advertisements

Einaudi, Willie Nelson and The Sonics triumph in Top 20 music advertisements

GregJohnson May 2, 2013 0

The challenges and opportunities created by the internet have forced artists and the music industry itself to find new ways to make money from their art. With the old models of selling records no

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The Musicians Union launches Work Not Play campaign

The Musicians Union launches Work Not Play campaign

GregJohnson November 14, 2012 0

After a summer of disputes and stand offs between musicians and commercial event organisers such as the Olympics, and businesses such as the high-street bar chain Café Rouge, the Musicians’ Union have launched a

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Musicians’ Union want to hear about your stories of musician exploitation

Musicians’ Union want to hear about your stories of musician exploitation

GregJohnson October 5, 2012 0

The Musicians’ Union have launched to find out more about how many UK musicians are being asked to play for free or exploited by employers, venues and promoters. The union state that most musicians

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The Live Music Act comes into force

The Live Music Act comes into force

GregJohnson October 1, 2012 1

From today, Monday October 1, venues with a capacity of under 200 people will no longer require a licence for live music events. The Live Music Act which came became an Act of UK

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Musicians Union launch Live Music Act help kit

Musicians Union launch Live Music Act help kit

GregJohnson September 28, 2012 1

The Musicians Union have launched a Live Music Kit containing both practical and creative advice for venues in the run up to the launch of the Live Music Act on October 1 2012. The

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Check out this great timeline comic of popular music from Cracked.com and Viruscomix

Check out this great timeline comic of popular music from Cracked.com and Viruscomix

GregJohnson September 13, 2012 0

Earlier in the summer, Cracked.com teamed up with Viruscomix to put together this great little web comic, plotting the course of popular music from the 1950s to today! Check it out below: We’ve posted

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Interview: music economist Will Page on the value of music and why it matters

Interview: music economist Will Page on the value of music and why it matters

GregJohnson July 13, 2012 0

In times of economic difficulty, the creative industries, such as the music industry, can be seen as a soft and easy target for politicians seeking to look strong, decisive and pragmatic in the face

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Music Management Bible sets the standard for future music managers

Music Management Bible sets the standard for future music managers

GregJohnson July 13, 2012 0

The latest 2012 edition of the Music Management Bible is out now at Musicroom.com. Completely revised and updated in response to the fast-changing nature of the music industry today, this new edition of the

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Live Nation buys dance promoter. Is this is the future of the music industry?

Live Nation buys dance promoter. Is this is the future of the music industry?

GregJohnson June 27, 2012 0

Live Nation, one of the world’s largest live events companies, has further extended its reach into the world of electronic dance music by buying LA-based dance music promoter Hard Events. The takeover comes hot

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Ozzy Osbourne set to teach management to business leaders

Ozzy Osbourne set to teach management to business leaders

GregJohnson June 12, 2012 1

He may not be searching his own dark apprentice just yet, but could Ozzy Osbourne be metal’s answer to Alan Sugar? Not content with headlining Download 2012, putting plans together for a new world

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