Posts Tagged ‘HMV’

Indie Record Stores See Sales Rise

Posted on July 31st, 2013 by in Music Industry News

The UK music industry had reason for celebration last week when the Entertainment Retailer’s Association announced some encouraging figures for independent record shops.

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UK Music Jobs Round-Up; 2013-04-19

Posted on April 20th, 2013 by in Weekly Round-Up

This week’s Music Industry news, views, tech, careers, new music, videos, advice, and reviews. Week ending 19th April 2013.

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UK Music Jobs Round-Up; 2013-04-12

Posted on April 13th, 2013 by in Weekly Round-Up

This week’s Music Industry news, views, videos, advice, and reviews, and also our Quick Tip of the Week for using the UK Music Jobs website. Week ending 12th April 2013.

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HMV is Back? 132 UK Branches Acquired by Hilco; Talks Established for HMV Ireland

Posted on April 9th, 2013 by in Music Industry News

Retail restructuring experts Hilco have acquired 132 shops from HMV Administrators Deloitte including the flagship Oxford Street location, potentially saving over 2,600 music-related jobs.

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Music Jobs Weekly Round-Up – w/e 1st March

Posted on March 2nd, 2013 by in Weekly Round-Up

This week’s Music Industry news, views, videos, advice, and reviews, and also our Quick Tip of the Week for using the UK Music Jobs website. Week ending 1st March 2013.

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Music Jobs Weekly Round-Up – w/e 1st February

Posted on February 2nd, 2013 by in Weekly Round-Up

This week’s Music Industry news, views, videos, advice, and reviews, and also our Quick Tip of the Week for using the UK Music Jobs website. Week ending 1st February 2013.

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Music Jobs Weekly Round-Up – w/e 18th January

Posted on January 19th, 2013 by in Weekly Round-Up

This week’s Music Industry news, views, videos, advice, and reviews, and also our Quick Tip of the Week for using the UK Music Jobs website. Week ending 18th January 2013.

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R.I.P. HMV?

Posted on January 16th, 2013 by in Music Industry News

The future of high street retailer HMV is in question this week, after the company called in administrators on Tuesday to try and avoid bankruptcy. The 235 stores in the UK and 4,350 employees will continue with business whilst financial advisory firm Deloitte seeks for a buyer and a solution.

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Last.fm Launches Monthly User-curated Gigs

Posted on September 1st, 2011 by in Gig News

Music discovery service Last.fm is spreading its wings and delving into the fire of live events. Based in London, the events will be curated by the data that Last.fm collects, and that in turn, is powered by the listeners of the service – offering opportunities for popular underground artists to reach out to their fan […]

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HMV Launch Music Download Store

Posted on July 17th, 2010 by in Music Industry News

Following the acquisition of a 50% equity stake in 7digital last year, HMV is set to launch their own music download store in the UK and Canada. HMV Digital has been live for several months, but currently only as a trial, and the hard launch is due sometime in the next two weeks. Having been […]

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