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07:00 BST World-renowned Composer & Pianist Steve Barakatt Releases Official Anthem of the Future Hub of Asia: The City of Saemangeum

The anthem is now available on all major music distribution platforms Abaca Group Inc. and world-renowned composer and pianist Steve Barakatt...


16 Aug, 2018, 11:00 BST US-Based Public Performance Rights Organization Pro Music Rights Reaches a 7.4% Market Share Making It The 3rd Largest Public Performance Rights Organization In The United States

Pro Music Rights -- the fifth Public Performance Rights Society In U.S. -- now controls a market share of 7.4%. Pro Music Rights is the...


16 Aug, 2018, 10:00 BST Bauer Media to Acquire Jazz FM

The Bauer Media Group has agreed to acquire Jazz FM - the UK's leading national commercial radio service for jazz, soul and blues. Jazz FM is a...


09 Aug, 2018, 12:50 BST The LGBT Israel Task Force and Creator of Eurovision's Winning Song "Toy" Fight For The Israeli LGBT Community and Present: "Waiting In Youtube's Antechamber"

The LGBT Israel Task Force ('The Aguda') and renowned Israeli composer and song writer Doron Medalie are launching together with Google a very...


08 Aug, 2018, 15:55 BST Edition Sportiva: All Change at the "Wiesnzelt" at Stiglmaierplatz - New Partnership, New Design and New Image

- Cross reference: Picture is available via epa european pressphoto agency (http://www.epa.eu) - Following the spectacular gastronomic...


08 Aug, 2018, 03:21 BST Pro Music Rights Announces Partnership with Gora LLC

Being the Third-largest US PRO means Representing Over 2 Million Copyrighted Publications Pro Music Rights today is the third-largest U.S....


07 Aug, 2018, 06:49 BST Al Burda International Festival From the UAE Features the Aesthetics of Islamic Art

- Noura Al Kaabi: Al Burda International Festival is a voyage of discovery of the world of Islamic art The Ministry of Culture and Knowledge...


01 Aug, 2018, 11:12 BST London College of Creative Media to Offer Over £300,000 in Music Scholarships to Students

LCCM launches competition to offer twenty students a chance to win scholarships at four open days in August London College of Creative Media...


19 Jul, 2018, 14:18 BST Pepsi MAX® Partners With One of the Biggest Music Festivals in the World

Pepsi MAX® is proud to announce an exciting four-year European partnership between its iconic no-sugar cola brand, and one of the biggest and...


19 Jul, 2018, 08:00 BST Vistex Signs First Indonesian Client, Massive Music at Successful MIDEM

Vistex, the leading provider of rights and royalties software solutions dedicated to the music, entertainment and licensing industries, is...


10 Jul, 2018, 15:49 BST disguise Names Bill Collis Chairman of the Board

disguise is pleased to announce that Bill Collis has been appointed Chairman of the Board. He brings extensive experience in the film and video...


09 Jul, 2018, 02:22 BST The Rolling Stones And Universal Music Group Announce Unprecedented Partnership

UMG to Provide Multifaceted, Global Support to Band's Iconic Recorded Music and Audio-Visual Work Including Merchandising, Brand Management and...


04 Jul, 2018, 13:11 BST Regarded as the Asian Grammy Award, GMA Ceremony and Festival gain International Recognition

The 29th Golden Melody Awards, broadcasted by Taiwan Television Enterprise Ltd., was successfully concluded on June 23, 2018. The award ceremony...


04 Jul, 2018, 09:16 BST Press Conference for the 2nd ISY Music Festival Held in Sanya, China

At 2 pm Beijing time on June 30, the press conference for the 2nd ISY Music Festival took place at Atlantis Sanya in Haitang Bay, Sanya, Hainan...


03 Jul, 2018, 12:18 BST Sam Smith to Headline Saturday Night Yasalam After-race Concert at 2018 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Yas Marina Circuit and FLASH Entertainment have revealed the next global act to perform at this year's Yasalam After-Race Concert as part of the...


02 Jul, 2018, 09:40 BST TuneCore Announces New, Enhanced Publishing Administration Service

New partnership with Sentric Music introduces best-in-class global royalty collection and streamlined user experience TuneCore, the leading...


02 Jul, 2018, 09:00 BST Brazilian instrumental band Silibrina goes to Portugal and Spain

After a North American tour and shows in Brazil, the septet is taking its CD "O Raio" to Europe Photo: https://flic.kr/s/aHsmo7e39X For the...


29 Jun, 2018, 15:10 BST Shanghai Symphony Orchestra fires up the 9th Music in the Summer Air

Bringing high-quality, low-cost concerts to Shanghai, 'Music in the Summer Air' (MISA) is back for its ninth year from July 1 to 16. More than 20...


28 Jun, 2018, 17:49 BST Multi-Platinum Recording Artist, Ariana Grande, Takes Fragrance Franchise Beyond The Clouds with a Dreamy New Brand

Global superstar, Ariana Grande, unveils a breakthrough new fragrance concept adding to her award-winning, successful franchise. In partnership...


28 Jun, 2018, 11:30 BST The Spectacle of Spectacles: Hendrick's Gin Globally Launches E.L.E.V.A.T.U.M. With a Historic, Multi-Sensory Experience at the Festival International de Jazz de Montreal

Hendrick's Gin disrupts with global firsts unveiling both E.L.E.V.A.T.U.M. and C.O.R.G.A.N at the Festival International de Jazz de Montreal...


28 Jun, 2018, 08:34 BST Smirnoff and Rinse FM Team up to Equalise Music

Rinse FM Curates an All-female Line-up for Smirnoff House at This Year's Sold-out Wireless Festival The team behind Smirnoff is tackling gender...


28 Jun, 2018, 07:00 BST Abaca Group Inc. - World-renowned Composer and Music Producer Steve Barakatt Signs Record Deal With British Singer and Actor Piera Van de Wiel

First single, 'It's Complicated' to be released today Steve Barakatt and Abaca Group Inc. are pleased to announce the conclusion of a record...


27 Jun, 2018, 19:04 BST Céline Dion in Schiaparelli Haute Couture

Schiaparelli is proud to announce its collaboration with multi-Grammy winning singer and pop icon Céline Dion for several of her "Céline Dion...


27 Jun, 2018, 17:25 BST LCCM Partners with TAMA and Zildjian

London College of Creative Media (LCCM) is proud to announce that it has sealed a partnership with drum manufacturer TAMA and cymbal manufacturer...


25 Jun, 2018, 22:49 BST J BALVIN Is The #1 GLOBAL ARTIST ON SPOTIFY

Based On Worldwide Support For His Recently Released New Album VIBRAS, And His Status As A Highly In-Demand Collaborator, J Balvin Reached The #1...