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Here are some intriguing statistics on the Indian music industry, 2021 edition-Art-and-culture News, Firstpost

The current monetary value of the Indian music industry, according to Vikram Mehra, Managing Director of Saregama and current chairman of the Indian Music Industry trading body, stands at Rs 1,300 to Rs 1,500 crore. Perhaps that’s because we’ve been so hungry for music festivals over the past 18 months that the announcement of some […]

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Meet the entrepreneurs who are taking Denver’s music industry to the next level

(From the left) John Baldwin, Chris Voss, Jason Edelstein and Andrea Hoang of The Salt Lick Records. Photo courtesy of The Salt Lick Records Music A new generation of local labels and arts agencies are striving to make Mile High City the next global music hub and nurture art while they are there. By Madi […]

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Retired music professional dies in house fire, trapped by bars on windows

Man dies in tragic house fire after trying to extinguish it himself Grief and agony as a loved one spoke of the final moments of her cousin Laurence Christopher Davis who was killed in a house fire on Wednesday morning. DETROIT (FOX 2) – Grief and agony as a loved one spoke of the final […]

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Adele is Bond and BTS is Squid Game

When Spotify announced that Adele broke the record for most streams in one day, with 19.8 million streams, the caveat was that this was true as long as you didn’t include all the streams BTS did. had accumulated in 24 hours for ‘Butter’ in May. “Butter” racked up 20.9 million streams, but 10 million were […]

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NB Music Industry Honors Best of the Year

Space suit-clad jazz musicians and a gospel rapper are among the winners of this year’s Music NB Awards. The 12th edition of the event took place Thursday evening, broadcast live from the Charlotte Street Arts Center in Fredericton and hosted by musician David Myles. About 1,000 people had watched the show on Friday morning, said […]

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Sven Andrew achieves great success in the music industry

The music industry has created and broken trends almost every day. The following is from the Ascend agency, which has partnered with Digital Music News to bring you this profile on Sven. Thanks to the advent of social networks, talents no longer depend on labels to find their audience. This platform has been a huge […]

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Competition watchdog to examine UK music industry over dominance of major labels

The competition watchdog will launch a review of the UK music market to address concerns about the power of major music labels and whether money is flowing from streaming platforms to the artist. The market research, which was prompted by a recommendation from the UK government last month, follows a parliamentary inquiry into the music […]

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69,000 jobs in the British music industry shattered by the devastating impact of Covid-19

October 19, 2021, 11:50 | Updated: October 19, 2021, 3:21 PM In 2020, thousands of music industry workers were urged to retrain or find other jobs, as the industry’s total economic output nearly halved due to restrictions linked to the pandemic. More than a third of jobs in the UK music industry were cut in […]

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Over a third of UK music industry workers lost their jobs in 2020 | Music industry

More than a third of workers in the UK music industry lost their jobs last year – 69,000 in total – as theaters closed, festivals were cut, tours halted and the pandemic wiped out billions of dollars of the value of the sector. UK Music, the umbrella organization representing the commercial music industry, artists and […]

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For our live music industry, the state government roadmap is a road to nowhere

There is no roadmap for reopening Victoria’s concert halls. The state government has announced a roadmap to reopen the state once we reach 80% of double vaccination levels, but we are not there. The current map ends at a density quotient of one person per four square meters for sites, which is a fraction of […]

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63% of black musicians have been victims of racism in the UK music industry, according to a new …

October 13, 2021, 13:00 | Updated: October 13, 2021, 3:03 PM String players playing. Image: Getty New report offers insight into the experience of black professionals in today’s music industry. Nearly 2,000 black music creators and industry professionals shared their personal experiences of navigating their professional trips to the UK. A major survey found that […]

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Universal Music, Vurbl, PRS for music, More

Music industry veteran Moses Martiny, new senior vice president of global digital business strategy at Sony Music Publishing. Photo credit: Ivan Weiss Here’s a recap of recent executive shifts – including internal hires and promotions – across the music industry. If you’ve got a job to share, we’re all ears. Send us a note at […]

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A pivot from music industry worker to music industry advocate

“Horrible, terrible, wonderful, humiliating,” said Jeannette Gregor, describing the year since South by Southwest’s cancellation in March 2020. She said she was feeling all the emotions she could get. Before the pandemic, Gregor wore several hats: she was a bartender, event coordinator, music festival production worker, screenwriter. When things first came to a standstill in […]

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Charles Towne Investment Management begins investing in the music industry

Published: October 4, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. EDT CHARLESTON, SC, October 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Charles Towne Investment Management (CTIM), the leading investment platform wholly owned by Charles Towne Holdings, is pleased to announce that it has successfully raised capital to make a series of investments in the music industry and closed its first transaction. […]

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The pandemic backbone of the DMV music industry

Small concert halls and emerging artists have faced many challenges since the start of the pandemic. However, crowded concerts and music festivals are slowly returning with COVID-19 precautions in mind. Why is this important: COVID-19 has created long-term changes in the music industry, and DC artists will have fewer opportunities to perform in the interim, […]

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Songtradr, Utopia Music, Live Nation, More

Music industry veteran Mari Arionne Davies, new vice president of reservations and talent for Live Nation Urban. Photo credit: Live Nation Here’s a recap of recent executive shifts – including internal hires and promotions – across the music industry. If you’ve got a job to share, we’re all ears. Send us a note at [email protected] […]

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After R. Kelly’s conviction, can the music industry change?

When a federal jury in Brooklyn convicted R. Kelly on Monday of racketeering and sex trafficking charges, it was immediately seen as a turning point. After decades of accusations of abuse, backed by dogged reporting that has given voice to dozens of young women, Kelly, the R&B superstar behind hits like “I Believe I Can […]

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Five ‘Women On The Rise’ Reveal The Latin Music Industry’s Biggest Challenges – Billboard

During the Women on the Rise – The New Generation panel, moderated by Billboard senior writer, Latin, Griselda Flores five emerging artists discussed the biggest inspirations (Rihanna, Beyonce, Jennifer Lopez) and revealed the challenges they have and continue to face in the industry. To explore See the latest videos, graphics and news See the latest […]

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UK government calls for music industry review

The UK government has called on the competition watchdog to overhaul the structure of the UK music industry, fearing the benefits of the streaming boom could be passed on to musicians. The Digital, Culture, Media and Sports Department wrote to the Competition and Markets Authority asking it to carry out a market study. It follows […]

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“Ruthless but good ears”: Lucian Grainge is the key architect of the revival of the music industry | Music industry

In the dark days of the 2000s, a time marked by plummeting record sales and widespread digital piracy, Lucian Grainge was on the warpath due to the lack of new chart-topping stars his label discovered. The last to arrive at a management meeting, he turned off the lights, walked around the room and said to […]

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Blockchain Music App Audius Raises $ 5 Million From Music Industry Giants

advertising Audius, a blockchain-based music streaming platform with more than six million monthly users, announced Thursday that it has raised $ 5 million from some of the best people in the music business. Audius investors include artists such as Katy Perry, The Chainsmokers, Nas, Jason Derulo, Pusha T, Mark Gillespie, as well as industry leaders […]

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Aria Awards Go Gender Neutral: ‘The Music Industry Demands a More Equal Space’ | Culture

The Aria Awards – Australia’s most prestigious music awards show – will go gender neutral in November, eliminating the industry’s top men’s and top women’s awards. Instead, a Top Artist award will be introduced and the number of nominees will increase from five to 10. Australian Recording Industry Association chief executive Annabelle Herd said the […]

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British watchdog concerned about Sony takeover of Little Simz label | The music industry

Britain’s competition watchdog has raised concerns over Sony Music Entertainment’s $430m (£312m) deal to buy AWAL, the artist services company that released music artists such as Little Simz, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds and Billie Eilish’s brother and collaborator, Finneas. The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) said distribution of recorded music in the UK […]

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Are NFTs the new Napster? This time the music industry isn’t taking any chances

Kings of Leon’s adoption of NFTs was a wake-up call for their record label and the music industry, which is now racing to avoid the same mistake that nearly killed it 20 years ago. MMore than two decades after the release of its debut album, Kings of Leon has been honored in the Rock & […]

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Track Mike Judge with Perfect Theme Song in Live-Music Capital

AUSTIN, TX – After midnight, Spencer Garland continued to amicably stalk the King of Animated Comedy of Texas from the stage at C-Boy’s Heart and Soul club on South Congress. “This one is for Mike judgeGarland said, gesturing to the back of the club as if the Emmy-winning comedy director was in the house. The […]

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Pandemic threatens Melbourne’s status as music capital

“Victoria’s reputation as Australia’s capital of culture and major events is in tatters,” said CEO Evelyn Richardson. “The government shows utter disregard for one of our state’s most distinctive and hard-fought economic, social and cultural brand attributes. “ These concerns were echoed in a recent analysis by market research firm IBISWorld, which warned that Melbourne […]

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City of Austin issues guidelines to bring back live music capital of the world

Austin’s music scene rivaled that of much larger cities like New York and Los Angeles, winning the title of “Live Music Capital of the World” in 1991 when it was discovered that the city had the most. concert halls per inhabitant of the country. . The reputation is so strong that it continues to attract […]

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Non-profit organization works to make Austin the “capital of live music”

AUSTIN, Texas – The city of Austin’s slogan “Live Music Capital of the World” became official in 1991 when Austin was recognized as having more concert halls per capita than anywhere else in the United States. Today, the city is known for hosting some of the biggest music festivals in the world – SXSW and […]

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Originating Austin as “Live Music Capital of the World,” Take Two

Dear Austin, I have a confession to make: I misled you. It’s not something a reporter wants to say, but here we are. I did this in a story I wrote a few years ago, after a listener asked about Austin’s claim to be the “Live Music Capital of the World.” Do you remember? Maybe […]

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Is Melbourne the music capital of Australia? Sydney or Adelaide could put him to the post

Melbourne’s successful bid to host a prestigious international cities of music conference in 2018 has been hailed as a golden opportunity for it to solidify its status as “Australia’s Music Capital” and “World Music City” “. The Music Cities convention brings together global music players from government, industry and academia and aims to ‘create a […]