Posts Tagged ‘Music Industry’

Brighton Music Conference: Final Speakers and DJs Unveiled

Posted on March 14th, 2014 by in Conferences

With just under a month to go until the first annual Brighton Music Conference, more artists and speakers have been added to the two day electronic music business and education conference. The exhibition part of BMC, which is aimed at industry, music students and fans of dance music, now features more live artist interviews, more […]


New Music: Lily Allen Returns with ‘Hard Out Here’

Posted on November 13th, 2013 by in New Music

We’re very excited to join the happy clamour this week exclaiming “Yay!” at the most welcome and ultra-sassy return of Lily Allen. The singer is back after a 4-year hiatus with an infernally catchy new single Hard Out Here, and an equally brilliant video which sees her take on misogyny and sexism in the music […]


The Sentric Music Podcast September 2013

Posted on September 19th, 2013 by in Music Industry News, Music News

Our pals over at Sentric Music Rights Management have a monthly podcast showcasing the latest and greatest in new tunes. Hosted by the charming Simon Pursehouse, this is well worth an hour of your time.


PRS for Music Announces YouTube Deal

Posted on August 24th, 2013 by in Music Industry News

PRS for Music has this week announced a new licensing agreement with video streaming giant YouTube. The organisation was one of the first societies outside the US to license YouTube in 2007, and the new agreement – which will encompass more than 130 territories in Europe, the Middle East and North Africa – will cover […]


Henley Business School MBA for the Music Industry

Posted on May 17th, 2013 by in Conferences, Music Industry News

“Finding Your Mojo” – Managing and energising creativity – building business performance – May 21st 2013 Last year Henley Business School launched the MBA for the Music Industry, the first of it’s kind, welcomed by senior members of the industry on a wave of media support and critical acclaim. Alongside this programme Henley commenced a […]


Aged 16-24? Join Sony’s New Online Music Community

Posted on May 10th, 2013 by in Music Industry News

Sony Music is looking for people aged between 16-24 to join an exclusive new online community – to hear and critique the freshest emerging artists first. Be part of Sony Music’s select sounding board Sony is creating a sounding board where 60 young people from across the UK will have the power to shape Sony’s […]


Making the most of online, with industry experts

Posted on March 21st, 2013 by in Advice & Tips

Alex Hoffman from Noisey, David Adams from Soundcloud and Helienne Lindvall of The Guardian’s blog ‘Plugged In’ advise unsigned and emerging artists on the best ways to get noticed on the web.


IFPI publishes Digital Music Report 2013

Posted on March 14th, 2013 by in Music Industry News

2012 was fun. It was packed full of talented UK artists doing their thing on all kinds of levels. We also put together a very groovy mixtape. But what did the official figures say?


How to Use Social Media In Your Music Job Search

Posted on February 7th, 2013 by in Advice & Tips

The music industry is often all about networking, and in 2013 that applies to online networking as much as offline, if not more. Not only that, but often, your first impression to a potential employer may not even be the first time you meet them face to face, but from a Google search.


CMU announce new season of Industry Training Courses

Posted on November 6th, 2012 by in Advice & Tips, Music Industry News

CMU Insights, the training and research unit of CMU, will be running four one-day courses over the next month. The Social Media & Fan Engagement course on 14 Nov provides an overview of social media platforms in 2012, including which ones matter in music, how social media activity should be planned, managed and measured, and […]


UK MUSIC JOBS: The Inside Track

Posted on October 31st, 2012 by in UK Music Jobs News

Do you have any industry tricks, tips or advice you would like to share with our members? If the answer is yes, please send them our way. If we choose your submission we will feature it on the site, Facebook and Twitter. You’ll also receive a FREE annual UK Music Jobs subscription! What sort of […]


Amsterdam Dance Event 2012

Posted on September 25th, 2012 by in Conferences, Festivals, Music Industry News

Here we go…. the announcements for Amsterdam Dance Event 2012 are well underway this week and last, with devoted followers and newcomers to the music industry all heading out for five days of music industry talks, parties, demos, schools and awards


Calling All Vocalists! Shure & Audiojack Singing Competition

Posted on July 25th, 2012 by in Competitions

For a chance to win a thousand-pounds-worth of Shure audio equipment; working with their world-class engineers to select the perfect equipment for your voice, perform live in front of a top industry panel and record a track in a top London studio, take a look at the AudioJack website and get involved: It’s totally […]


New Order’s Peter Hook Launches Music Industry Degree

Posted on June 29th, 2012 by in Music Industry News

Image by Man Alive! on Flickr (Creative Commons License) Degree in Music Management and Promotion from the University of Central Lancashire. Co-founder of infamous post-punksters Joy Division and bassist with their reformation as New Order, Peter Hook has been in the creative side of music since the mid 1970s. In the late 1980s, he was […]


My Tiger My Timing Need You!

Posted on May 23rd, 2012 by in New Music

We at UK Music Jobs are excited at the news that south east London new wave pop quintet My Tiger My Timing ( will be releasing their debut album ‘Celeste’ on July 2nd – or at least, they will be if they can raise the funds to put it out! The band are entirely self-funded […]