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Meet Nii Noi, the silent power behind the gospel music industry in Ghana

For a musical artist to break out or an event to be organized successfully, a lot of staff work behind the scenes. These people are not often recognized because the spotlight is mostly on the main performers. PAY ATTENTION: Check the news which is chosen exactly for you ➡️ to find “Recommended for you” block […]

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Georgian Music Industry Advocates Call for Richer State Tax Incentives |

The Columbia County Performing Arts Center opened earlier this year in Evans. ATLANTA — Georgia is losing concerts and revenue-generating theater productions to other states with richer tax incentives, performance venue managers and music industry advocates told state lawmakers Thursday. . “We all support music,” Mala Sharma, president of Georgia Music Partners, the state’s leading […]

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HODL the Line: The Future of Web3 in the Music Industry

In the following MBW Op/Ed, Gregor Pryor, Head of Entertainment and Media at Reed Smith Law Firm, explores the future of Web3 investment in the music industry using insights from the second edition of the his firm’s legal white paper, the Reed Smith Guide to the Metavers. The Web3 community’s continued interest in the music […]

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“I’m just happy to be here” (video)

Taylor Swift entered her next record-breaking era with the release of “Midnights” this week, but really, she’s just happy to continue to endear music fans. Especially considering the fact that, at least for the music industry, she’s considered a “geriatric pop star.” Swift stopped by “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” on Monday night to […]

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The music industry faces a cost of living crisis

Due to various factors such as Covid, Brexit and the cost of living crisis, the music industry is in more trouble than ever and is affecting every part of the sector, from artists trying to shoot to venues struggling to to survive. Over the past few weeks, we’ve seen this illustrated in a series of […]

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Findings show classical music industry at risk of losing talent and diminishing diversity

The report says there is an urgent need to improve employment practices to better include parents and guardians, especially women. Photo credit: Shutterstock. Groundbreaking research on parents and carers in the classical music sector by the charity Parents and Carers in Performing Arts (PiPA) and Birkbeck, University of London and supported by Help Musicians and […]

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Simon Cowell will pair music industry stars with TikTok users in a new project

S imon Cowell says his latest project pairing some of music’s biggest songwriters and producers with social media creators could be the industry’s “missing link.” The music mogul said very few non-established artists would get the chance to get studio time with industry heavyweights “in the real world” these days. His latest project, StemDrop, gives […]

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Meet Nii Noi, a Maverick in Ghana’s Gospel Music Industry

In the world of the creative industry, it is inconceivable that the spotlight should be shone solely on the artist/musician or the minister of God. It’s an acceptable phenomenon that the star gets all the attention and endorsements, but it’s also important to note that there are staff working tirelessly to make that star musician […]

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The Potential of NFTs for the Music Industry – Fin Tech

The music industry has undergone massive changes over the past twenty years. With streaming services overtaking CDs, music became publicly available for the price of a monthly subscription, which completely changed the way musicians made money from their music. When COVID-19 caused hard times for musicians, with almost all tours canceled or at limited capacity, […]

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TikTok Music could be a game changer

There has been talk for some time now of TikTok’s parent company, ByteDance, launching a music streaming service in Western markets. It already has Resso in Indonesia, India and Brazil, but has recently sparked increased interest with trademark registrations, new Twitter accounts and reports that “more than a dozen” new markets are in the works. […]

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Garbage’s Shirley Manson Slams Live Music Industry For Unfair Treatment Of Musicians

Even though being an artist in the industry gives some people the opportunity to become rich and famous, there are also musicians who find it difficult to spread their art to the world due to several issues. Recently, Garbage singer Shirley Manson shared a powerful statement about the issue. The singer began the lengthy Instagram […]

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Atlantic Music, Tank, Spotify, More

In one of October’s music industry jobs, Atlantic Music Group has named Julie Greenwald (pictured) president and CEO. Photo credit: Matthieu Furman Here’s a recap of recent jobs in the music industry — including internal hires and promotions — as of October 12, 2022. If you have a job shuffle to share, we’re all ears. […]

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GOOD DEED focus on NFT connection and music industry

GOOD DEED started the trend as the first community in Asia to connect non-fungible tokens (NFTs) and the music industry. The GOOD DEED Project has revealed plans to take advantage of the music industry’s rapid growth to connect NFT with HIPHOP and REGGAE to create what could be the first NFT community in Asia. According […]

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Music industry luminaries tapped to judge amateur singing and songwriting contestants for DFW icon November 12, 2022

Executive of the largest music catalog publisher, The Human Hitmaker, Country Artist, Harper Grace & Kingpin of Pop Talent Gather at Gilley’s DALLAS, October 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Four music industry professionals whose careers as artist developers, vocal coaches, marketers, chutzpah tweakers, agent connectors, uber marketers, personal branders and online presence trainers stage for some […]

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Kavita Seth: Our music industry only learns the value of artists after they die

Bollywood playback singer Kavita Seth, who has devoted 17 years of her life to the music industry, expresses her disappointment that “most artists in the music industry are only appreciated after having left the world”. Citing an example of the KK singer, who died of a heart attack in May, Kavita says, “A few days […]

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Is TikTok good for musicians or is it harming the music industry

Musicians and artists are being pushed to go TikTok-viral. Pretty much everything “trending” these days has its origins on TikTok in one way or another. That song you’ve been listening to on repeat for a week? Millions of people are dancing to the same song on TikTok. The necklace you see everyone wearing and the […]

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Abdullah Qureshi reveals the reason behind his departure from the music industry – Entertainment

Entertainment Abdullah Qureshi reveals why he left the music industry Abdullah Qureshi reveals the reason why he left the music industry. October 07, 2022 3:16 p.m. LAHORE (Web Desk) — Musician Abdullah Qureshi has announced that he […]

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Discover Austin Texas, the live music capital of the world with Virgin Atlantic

05 October 2022 – 09:36 BST Tracy Schaverien Discover Austin, Texas, the “live music capital of the world” with Virgin Atlantic. Enjoy cowboy culture, Texas BBQ, museum kayaking and more. It’s known as the live music capital of the world, with more venues per capita than anywhere else in the United States, so […]

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Blake Shelton sells its catalog in joint venture with Influence Media

Influencing media partners acquired Blake Shelton‘s catalog of master recordings, which includes all of his commercial releases from 2001 to 2019. In the announcement, the company described the joint venture as a “groundbreaking agreement” put in place “to amplify its work and allowing Blake to participate in a share of the profits generated.” Warner Music […]

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Streamers use playlists to control the music industry

The life of Paul Johnson was like any other struggling musician – having multiple jobs, taking gigs, hustling. Then his warm acoustic folk-pop track “Firework” was included in one of Spotify’s Fresh Finds playlists, designed to bring out brand new artists. Spotify and other streaming platforms invest heavily in playlists, from the algorithmically generated Discover […]

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How To Borrow Money Online And What Are The Benefits?

At some point in their adult lives, almost everyone will have to borrow money from someone. It’s possible that you’re in a jam and in need of some quick cash, but it’s also possible that you need a big quantity of money for activities like buying a house. Money can be borrowed from a variety […]