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12 Sep, 2017, 20:00 BST Intersec embeds Passive Subcell into its fast data analytics platform

A major step forward towards the market's state of the art Intersec (https://www.intersec.com/en/), leading provider of fast data solutions...


12 Sep, 2017, 12:20 BST Jamendo Officially Launch Activity in the US to Bring New Source of Revenue to Independent Artists

Jamendo, the world's leading independent music platform, is officially launching in the US. After more than 10 years active mainly in Europe, the...


11 Sep, 2017, 09:09 BST iQIYI Talent Show Contributes to Hip-hop's Phenomenal Rise in China

The Rap of China, a hip-pop talent show produced by the nation's largest online video platform iQIYI, has thrilled millions of Chinese fans and...


11 Sep, 2017, 02:58 BST Shanghai Isaac Stern International Violin Competition Re-Ignites Next August

The Competition Organisation Committee held the press conference recently to announce that the second edition of the competition will take place on...


06 Sep, 2017, 12:07 BST FRETMONKEY NATION Launches Innovative Social Media Platform For Musicians

What started as an innovative guitar record label founded by 23 solo artists across the world has expanded its mission to include all musicians by...


05 Sep, 2017, 15:09 BST TIDAL streaming service available from 2018 in Mercedes-Benz vehicles

Exclusive entertainment featuring more than 50 million songs Mercedes-Benz and global music and entertainment platform, TIDAL, have announced...


05 Sep, 2017, 01:00 BST Warsaw City Hall Brings Chopin to Life with Dedicated Tour and Navigated Interactive Apps in Poland

The sound of mazurkas and polonaises is known worldwide; Fryderyk Chopin was a musical genius who continues to inspire artists and mesmerize...


04 Sep, 2017, 18:21 BST Jaguar Land Rover: You're Hired! Gorillaz App Code-Cracker Lands a Job

- Global recruitment campaign proves successful as Jaguar Land Rover hires first engineer - Jaguar Land Rover has interviewed over...


28 Aug, 2017, 08:23 BST Starbreeze Completes Dhruva Interactive Acquisition

Starbreeze AB has agreed with the owners of Indian art production company Dhruva Interactive to complete the acquisition of 90.5% of the shares in...


25 Aug, 2017, 15:02 BST Notting Hill Carnival to Start at an Earlier Time of 9.15am Sunday 27th August 2017 with an Opening Ceremony in Respect for Those Affected by Grenfell

This year's Notting Hill Carnival will start at an earlier time of 9.15am on Sunday 27th August 2017 with an opening ceremony of contemplation and...


24 Aug, 2017, 09:00 BST Music China: Asia's Leader in Musical Instruments Fairs and Professional Activity Organising Services

Music China, known as one of the most reputable musical instruments fairs in the world, will be held on October 11-14, 2017 in the Shanghai New...


22 Aug, 2017, 15:00 BST Songtradr Expands into Secure Music File-Sharing and Branded Radio Across Hundreds of Countries

Music Licensing Platform Announces New Partnership with Mood Media to Provide Music Content for Brick & Mortar Businesses Songtradr, the...


22 Aug, 2017, 09:00 BST UNIVERSAL PICTURES BEGINS PRINCIPAL PHOTOGRAPHY ON MAMMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN

Get Ready to Sing and Dance, Laugh and Love All Over Again on July 20, 2018 Universal Pictures announced today that principal photography has...


17 Aug, 2017, 14:25 BST Demi Lovato to Launch Autumn Collaboration with Kate Hudson's Fabletics

With the aim to make every woman feel iconic in her own right, the Demi Lovato for Fabletics collection will feature elevated designs, as well as...


17 Aug, 2017, 09:00 BST Notting Hill Carnival Announces, 'Green for Grenfell'

Now in its 51st year, Notting Hill Carnival is an iconic London tradition, a vast two-day annual street party as British as it's Caribbean and...


16 Aug, 2017, 10:42 BST Shanghai Symphony Orchestra embarks on Europe tour

China's Ensemble makes debut at Luzerne Festival Shanghai Symphony Orchestra will set out on a tour to Europe on August 17, under the baton...


10 Aug, 2017, 09:46 BST China Focus Launches First UK Showcase

"The voices of China. The faces of China. The stories of China." China Focus marked the launch of its inaugural annual theatre showcase at...


09 Aug, 2017, 10:42 BST Polaris Nordic - Study of Digital Music Consumption: 80% of Nordic Consumers use Streaming Services

The vast majority of all inhabitants in the Nordic countries are now digital music consumers. Across Norway, Sweden, Finland and Denmark, a total...


08 Aug, 2017, 08:00 BST Metal Casino Offers Players a Harder Rush

Created by Metal fans for Metal fans, MetalCasino.com offers tickets and merch as well as great cash prizes Calling all hardcore metal-heads,...


07 Aug, 2017, 12:45 BST Michael Jackson's Thriller 3D World Premiere At The Venice Film Festival 2017

Michael Jackson's Thriller 3D, long rumored and highly anticipated by fans, will make its world premiere at the 74th Venice Film Festival 2017,...


04 Aug, 2017, 12:45 BST Hannover: Maschsee Lake Festival 2017 has Begun

- With Photo Take some time off for a trip around the world - that is the motto of the 32nd Maschsee Lake Festival which opened today....


03 Aug, 2017, 12:41 BST Dirty Water Records Presents: The Darts (US) - “Me.Ow” New Album Release

Barely a year has flown by since Phoenix/LA garage-psych goddesses The Darts (US) wrapped up the final mixes of their phenomenal, self-titled...


02 Aug, 2017, 10:03 BST A Community Comes Together in Silence

Notting Hill Carnival announces one-minute silence to show respect for Grenfell Tower Victims. At 3pm on Monday 28th August, the 51st Notting...


13 Jul, 2017, 13:18 BST Yas Marina Circuit Partners With Etihad Airways to Offer Travel Packages to UK Customers

New Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Flight & Accommodation packages announced for the 2017 Formula 1™ season finale Includes return flights, hotel...


06 Jul, 2017, 12:30 BST U2 The Joshua Tree Tour 2017; Biggest Tour Of The Year Will Reach 2.4 Million Fans

Having played to more than one million fans, the first North American leg of U2's The Joshua Tree Tour 2017 came to a triumphant close July 1st at...