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Article 13: Ensuring the U.K. remains a world leader of music

A vote in the European Parliament on the EU Copyright Directive takes place on Thursday 5th July 2018. The music community is spearheading a movement to implore politicians to support the legislation, with particular focus on Article 13. Sparking considerable debate, Article 13 would force the hand of user-generated services such as YouTube and Wikipedia […]

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‘Ecuador’ by Sash! sampled in ‘Mondial’ by Tal for World Cup 2018

‘Mondial’ is the latest hit from Tal, a 28-year old French-Israeli singer-songwriter and urban pop sensation. A fresh, vibrant and fiercely catchy tune, ‘Mondial’ has been one of the anthems to accompany French football coverage throughout the summer as TF1’s World Cup 2018 theme song. Included on the singer’s number 2 ranking album ‘Juste un […]

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Chicane: New studio album released

‘The Place You Can’t Remember, The Place You Can’t Forget’, is the eagerly-anticipated seventh studio album by Chicane. The LP reflects a shift in time and change of location alongside a return to the soul-searching, achingly-addictive classic sounds of the songwriting/ producing powerhouse. Chicane’s tracks evoke distinct memories of past times, places and emotions and […]

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IMPEL: A new era in digital licensing, boosting indie publishing rights

In a radical, even revolutionary way, independent publishers have grouped together to form a new collective licensing agency to represent their digital rights. IMPEL (Independent Music Publishers’ E-Licensing) Collective Management Ltd. is 100% owned and controlled by its members, free from any trade association or collection society, an evolution of the IMPEL formed in 2010. […]

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‘Shake A Tail Feather’ in the new West End hit show, Tina: The Musical

The much anticipated Tina Turner musical received its world premiere in London on 17th April 2018 at the Aldwych Theatre in the West End and opened to terrific reviews. From humble beginnings in Nutbush, Tennessee, to her transformation into the global Queen of Rock’n’Roll, the new stage musical reveals the untold story of Tina Turner who defied the boundaries of race, […]