Posts Tagged ‘Universal’

Music Jobs Weekly Round-Up – w/e 22nd March

Posted on March 23rd, 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 22nd March 2013.


Universal Music merges Virgin and Mercury Records

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

Universal Music announced yesterday that it will merge two subsidiary labels, the UK arm of Virgin Records and UK unit Mercury Records, having recently acquired Virgin during the buying up of EMI‘s recorded music catalog last year.


iTunes goes DRM-free

Posted on January 8th, 2009 by in Music Industry News

Well, it’s always been on the cards, but the biggest news of the week is that Apple have finally been able to make iTunes tracks available without the Digital Rights Management that was essentially ‘watermarked’ into all previous tracks. So you can now buy a tune from iTunes and play it on Microsoft’s Zune player […]