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Bauer announces third local radio acquisition in a week
CMU News: RAJAR Round Up - Radio listening down but still massive
CMU Digest: Kanye West, Rolling Stone, Youth Music, Ticketbande, Pandora
CMU News: Penske Media takes complete control of Rolling Stone
CMU News: Cheryl Tweedy’s lawyers want people to stop talking about 2003 assault conviction
Setlist: Pitchfork, Viagogo, Spotify
CMU Digest: Viagogo, PledgeMusic, iHeartMedia,, Pitchfork
CMU News: Pitchfork will add a paywall this year
CMU News: US radio giant iHeartMedia heading out of bankruptcy
CMU News: Simon Mayo hired for new classical radio station from Bauer
Setlist: R Kelly, HMV, Rihanna
CMU News: Channel 4 takes complete ownership of The Box Plus Network
CMU News: Classic FM signs up Moira Stuart
CMU News: Line-ups announced for festive Top Of The Pops
CMU News: Mixcloud launches channel-based subscriptions
CMU News: Economic contribution of UK creative industries tops £100 billion
CMU News: Kiss breakfast show hosts to join Radio 1
CMU News: BBC to launch new pop music quick show
CMU News: More article thirteen sparring, while Google threatens to bail on news in Europe
CMU News: Publisher of i goes into administration, while Shortlist and Scuzz TV close
CMU News: Apple a possible partner or investor for flagging radio firm iHear
Setlist: YouTube, Wireless, BBC
CMU Digest: YouTube, Bestival, BBC, Spotify, IPO
CMU News: BBC isn’t doing enough to connect with younger audiences, reckons OfCom
CMU News: Simon Mayo confirms he is quitting Radio 2
CMU News: SiriusXM confirms “definitive agreement” to buy Pandora outright
CMU News: Elton John settles with The Sun over libellous dog bite story, and ramps up his Universal Music alliance
Setlist: Viagogo, BPI, Chris Evans
CMU Digest: Viagogo, Copyright Directive, Dr Luke, BPI, Chris Evans
CMU Digest: Eventbrite, Shazam, Grande, Spotify, CBS Radio
CMU News: Remastering doesn’t always create a new copyright, appeals court says in pre-1972 royalties case
CMU News: Labels want ISPs to be “de facto copyright enforcement agents”, says ISP
Setlist: Ticketmaster, Frank Sinatra, Cliff Richard
CMU News: BBC won’t appeal Cliff Richard police raid ruling
CMU News: Disney shouts ‘first amendment’ and ‘fair use’ in response to Michael Jackson estate’s copyright lawsuit
CMU News: Aled Jones to walk in the air for Global’s charity
CMU News: Capital FM to launch in Brighton next month
CMU News: BBC Proms to launch VR version of Anna Meredith’s ‘Five Telegrams’ project
CMU News: Warner buys media firm UPROXX
CMU News: RAJAR Round Up - “But look at our YouTube stats”, says Radio 1
CMU News: Vivendi confirms it will sell a slice of Universal Music, but not by IPO
CMU News: Abrupt closure of Radar Radio costs half a million in fees and redundancies
CMU News: Shareholders back Disney’s Fox purchase
CMU Digest: MMA, ticket touts, Eventbrite, Cliff Richard, Spotify
CMU News: BBC agrees to pay Cliff Richard £850,000 as judge refuses appeal in police raid reporting case
CMU News: Cliff Richard wins £210,000 in legal battle with BBC
Setlist: 20 years of CMU - The evolution of NME
CMU News: BBC launches new app aggregating its audio output
CMU News: 1Xtra strengthens music team with new appointments
CMU News: Nick Grimshaw and Greg James to swap shows at Radio 1
CMU News: Pussycat Dolls sue Daily Mail over “prostitution ring” claims
CMU News: 20 years of CMU - the 20 stories that kept us all THRILLED
CMU News: Legal battle between Idol maker and its former creditors continues
Setlist: Festival plastic, Hits Radio, Mariah Carey
CMU News: Bauer launches new national pop station Hits Radio
CMU News: Do we still need AM radio? Absolutely! Though not absolutely
CMU News: Metal Hammer owner buys Music Week publisher
CMU News: OfCom confirms its new definition of ‘new music’
CMU News: PledgeMusic allies with NME Emerging
CMU News: BBC radio boss says UK not ready for digital switchover
Setlist: Lyor Cohen, iHeartMedia, Miley Cyrus
CMU News: iHeartMedia finally files for bankruptcy
CMU News: Apple buys “Netflix of magazines”
Setlist: NME, Spotify, Viagogo
CMU Digest: NME, ASA, Universal Music, Redefining Music Education, iTunes LP
CMU News: Sirius XM owner proposes bid to solve iHeartMedia’s debt problem
CMU News: NME publisher Time Inc UK sold to private equity in £130 million deal
CMU News: Bauer seeks to cut AM reach of Absolute Radio
Setlist: Education, Grammys, Biggest Weekend
CMU Digest: CRB, Pandora, safe harbour, YouTube, agent of change
CMU News: BBC announces details of The Biggest Weekend
CMU News: BMI and ASCAP persuade broadcasters to back Music Modernization Act
CMU News: OfCom wonders how new ‘new music’ should be
CMU News: BBC to host special Sound Of 2018 gig on Radio 1
CMU Trends: Five contenders for music’s enemy number one – update!
CMU News: Radio 2 unveils new schedules, puts its organ into storage
CMU Digest: Wixen, Spotify, 2017 stats, IMPEL, France Télévisions
CMU News: Film set amidst Bataclan attack put on hold
CMU Digest: Universal, Stop2018, agent of change, BMI, Rolling Stone
CMU News: Variety owner buys Rolling Stone
CMU News: UK government to drop genre obligations from radio licences
CMU News: Disney agrees to buy much of 21st Century Fox in $52.4 billion deal
CMU News: BBC orders more Friday night sounds
Setlist: YouTube, YouTube, and YouTube
CMU News: Reggie Yates stands down from ‘TOTP’ after podcast comments
CMU News: UK’s £92 billion creative sector growing twice as fast as the wider economy
CMU News: NME publisher bought in $2.8 billion deal
CMU News: Global Radio further expands its network with two FM buys in the North West
CMU News: Uncut editor to move to Mojo
Setlist: Taylor Swift, Thekla, Tidal
CMU News: BBC boss wants a “renaissance in local radio”
CMU News: Taylor Swift criticised over blog post cease-and-desist
CMU News: Music stars cut links with Webster PR following sex abuse allegations
CMU Digest: FanFair, Sainsbury’s, Prince, Webster PR, V Festival, Apple
CMU News: Fyre Festival documentary being planned
CMU News: Stations to change hands as Entercom and CBS create second biggest American radio firm
CMU News: RAJAR Round Up - Good quarter for 6 Music and Virgin Radio, not Radio 1
CMU News: NME launches new Emerging platform for new talent
CMU News: Radio 2 announces concert series to celebrate 50 years
CMU Digest: Spinal Tap, Guvera, Sci-Hub, Fyre Festival, Ticketmaster, MegaUpload
CMU News: Web-blocking proposed by magistrate judge in American copyright case
CMU Digest: Spotify, Fair Play Fair Pay Act, Dweezil Zappa, Bell Canada, Royalty Flow
CMU News: $40 million defamation suit over TLC biopic to proceed
CMU News: Presenters revealed for new BBC primetime music show
CMU Digest: RIAA, UK Music, Spotify, Rolling Stone, New Order, Martin Garrix
CMU Insights: Five things you’ll learn on the CMU seminar programme
CMU News: Radio 1 reveals more information about 50th anniversary plans
CMU News: Radioplayer launches new ‘smart radio’ feed to enhance in-car listening
CMU News: Radio X criticised by media regulator over Russell Brand’s sex chat with Elvis impersonator
CMU News: Bauer brings The Hits back to local digital radio networks
CMU News: ‘X-Factor’ contenders told to stop singing Ed Sheeran songs
CMU News: Box Plus announces app upgrade and Roku alliance
CMU News: Showtime secures rights to Prince’s ‘Sign O The Times’ film
CMU News: ITV announces new music show with Syco
CMU News: BBC announces Harry Styles telly special
CMU News: 1Xtra to get nostalgic on fifteenth birthday
CMU News: New music scheduler for local stations at Wireless Group
CMU News: Danny Jones likely to replace Gavin Rossdale on The Voice
CMU News: Wasted Talent hires Phil Alexander to oversee development of Kerrang!
CMU News: RAJAR Round Up - Chris Evans down, Nick Grimshaw up
CMU News: SESAC radio rates go down after arbitration, though fuels argument against the US rate courts
CMU News: Madonna wins damages over MailOnline story about her adopted daughters
CMU News: Commercial radio calls on OfCom to demand more distinct BBC services
CMU News: GMR hating radio group seeks injunction over its Pennsylvanian problem
CMU News: BBC to fill 2018’s Glasto gap with its own music festival
CMU News: Vice to close Thump site as focus shifts even more to video
CMU Podcast: Spotify mechanicals, BBC pay, BBC music show
CMU News: BPI welcomes BBC’s new prime-time music show
CMU Digest: Viagogo, 1972, BBC, Spotify, Believe, Songkick
CMU News: BBC reveals pay-packets of top talent, fuelling gender pay gap debate
CMU News: BBC planning new prime-time music show
CMU News: New boss appointed at ITV company
CMU News: Former TeamRock execs successfully crowd fund new radio venture
CMU Podcast: Fake artists! Fake t-shirts! Fake radio!
CMU News: Kiss Fresh goes national on DAB
CMU Digest: SoundCloud, AEG, Tidal, BBC, Lil Wayne, Guvera
CMU News: BBC prioritises a “distinct” Radio 1 in its first Annual Plan
CMU News: Kanye Wests falls out with Tidal, could go legal
CMU News: Brands still concerned about YouTube and Facebook, says top media buyer
CMU News: NME allies with Thatchers on new talent competition
CMU News: BBC Radio launches second Welsh-language breakfast show
CMU News: Nigel Farage outraged that BBC aired Jeremy Corbyn’s Glasto speech
CMU News: Sam FM apologies after DJs talk up a sponsor’s free car
CMU News: DJ Mag to support UNICEF via this year’s DJ Poll
CMU News: TuneIn sues Pandora over ad sales deal
CMU News: Having reunited former Capital DJs, Thames Radio axes all DJs
CMU Digest: Spotify, Pirate Bay, Manchester Arena, Sony/ATV, TeamRock Radio
CMU News: Movie and TV industries launch global anti-piracy group
CMU News: The Guardian to go tabloid
CMU News: Power of music explored in six Music Day monologues of Radio 3
CMU News: Bauer Media to network mid-morning slot on local FM stations
CMU News: Future Publishing revives TeamRock Radio
CMU News: Sirius to take stake in Pandora, but not buy it outright
CMU News: PPL publishes most played charts for 2016
CMU News: New content director for music stations at Wireless Group
CMU Podcast: Spotify, Safe Harbours, Theresa May
CMU Trends: Making money from music media in the digital age
CMU News: US tech and media giants back Department Of Justice on 100% licensing
CMU News: PPL counts the Sgt Pepper plays for LP’s 50th
CMU News: Chart shows won’t play Liar Liar when it charts
CMU News: Huw Stephens partners on new music supervision agency
CMU News: Radio industry chief will tell digital platforms to get better at regulating their output
CMU News: iHeartMedia extends debt renegotiation deadline again
CMU News: Michael Jackson estate distances itself from king of pop telly projects
CMU Insights: My slides from The Great Escape
CMU@TGE: Top Ten Questions - Will it be streams that kill the radio star?
CMU@TGE: Top Ten Questions - How do you get your music onto a journalist’s radar?
CMU News: Cliff Richard puts legal battle with BBC on hold to try to reach a deal
CMU News: BBC hits out at Cliff Richard’s legal spend on police raid privacy case
CMU News: iHeartMedia repeats debts warning as it publishes disappointing financials
CMU@TGE: Top Ten Questions - How do you make money out of music media in 2017?
CMU News: The Game sues Viacom over sexual assault damages
CMU News: Mixmag publisher acquires Kerrang!
CMU News: Years & Years’ Olly Alexander to front documentary as part of BBC’s Gay Britannia season
CMU News: 7digital acquires radio aggregating technology
CMU News: Sirius hits out at labels and others for trying to intervene in Flo & Eddie settlement
CMU News: Dailymotion to relaunch down-playing UGC
CMU News: Warhol Foundation sues photographer over 1984 Prince portraits
CMU Digest: Spotify, Warner, PROMOTE Act, agent of change, Vevo, fake tickets
CMU Podcast: Spotify, US Radio, Google
CMU News: Elton John and Sophie Ellis Bextor among new batch of phone hacking litigants
CMU News: Second bill in US Congress seeks to address radio royalties issue
CMU News: Radio industry says advertising on air is safer than online
CMU News: BBC Music announces new Great Escape partnership
CMU Digest: RIAA, tout laws, Fair Play Fair Pay, Spinal Tap, Amazon, Form 696
CMU Trends: 1972 and all that… Again!
CMU News: Efforts to get radio royalties for recordings back on agenda in US Congress
CMU News: NME criticised over unapproved Stormzy cover to promote feature on depression
CMU News: Heart launches “feel good” 80s station on digital
CMU News: 7digital rebrands radio content divisions
CMU Insights: Ten tips on press photos
CMU News: BMI and US radio industry agree interim royalty rate
CMU News: Bauer announces its radio coverage of the BRIT Awards
CMU Insights: My slides from Output 2017
CMU News: Government opens consultation on relaxing rules for local radio in the UK
CMU News: Some music mags saw circulations rise in 2016, according to latest ABCs
CMU News: Radio 2 rejigs Saturday, shifts Dermot O’Leary into a breakfast slot
CMU News: More web-blocks could be incoming in Ireland
CMU News: Dave Berry quits Capital breakfast for Absolute show
CMU News: CBS Radio and Entercom merge to create second biggest US radio firm
CMU News: Billboard Hot 100 to include Pandora data
CMU Trends: Five contenders for music’s enemy number one
CMU News: New dispute over Flo & Eddie’s settlement with Sirius following New York ruling
CMU Digest: Digital Economy Bill, Tidal, Irish ticketing, Get It Right, Apple, Global Music Rights
CMU News: Global Music Rights seeks dismissal of radio industry’s monopoly case
CMU News: Entertainment marketing agencies Frukt and Rogers & Cowan come together
CMU Insights: CMU@TGE 2017 in five steps
CMU News: PPL and PRS launch combined licence for community radio
CMU Digest: Team Rock, Creative Content UK, Pandora, The Carpenters, Tidal, BMG
CMU Podcast: Prince, Team Rock, rebooting copyrights
CMU News: Radio 2 axes midnight show, rejigs overnights
CMU News: Future buys back Metal Hammer and Classic Rock following TeamRock collapse
CMU Digest: AEG Live, retail revenues, SoundCloud, BMG, BMI, Russian societies
CMU News: Gordon Smart gets daily show at Radio X
CMU News: BMI goes to court over interim royalty rate proposed by US radio
CMU News: 73 jobs lost as music media firm TeamRock collapses
CMU News: BBC magazine maker could be bought by German firm
CMU News: Anthrax fear they could lose airplay as a result of the RMLC v GMR legal battle
CMU News: As radio industry prepares for fight with Global Music Rights, announces new deal with ASCAP
CMU News: Former moneylenders sue American Idol owner over alleged dodgy dealing
CMU Insights: Ten music industry questions we’re often asked
CMU Podcast: YouTube, SFX, Irving Azoff
CMU News: Paste magazine goes back into print with vinyl covermount
CMU News: Complex magazine to close print edition
CMU News: Irving Azoff’s GMR declares - “It’s the radio industry being anti-competitive!”
CMU Digest: iHeartRadio, tout bans, Kobalt, IFPI, Flo & Eddie, Time Inc
CMU News: Flo & Eddie’s pre-1972 settlement with Sirius could net $99 million for heritage artists
CMU News: Warner Music boss reportedly involved in bid for NME publisher Time Inc
CMU News: X-Factor winner’s winning single will be digital-only for first time
CMU News: BBC decides Radio 2 doesn’t need a Controller
CMU News: US radio industry accuses Global Music Rights of monopoly abuse, goes legal
CMU News: Radiocentre axes Commercial Radio Awards
CMU News: News UK to launch pop-up Sun radio station in Scotland
CMU News: Flo & Eddie settle with Sirius in Californian pre-1972 royalties battle
CMU News: Kate Bush interview to air on 6 Music ahead of live album release
CMU Insights: Ten tips for writing better press releases
CMU News: News UK confirms Scott Taunton as CEO of its recently acquired radio business
CMU News: Radio 1 chief to also oversee Asian Network in BBC Radio rejig
CMU News: Jimmy Young dies
CMU News: Loud And Quiet relaunches website
CMU Podcast: Music Venue Trust, virtual reality, Justin Bieber
CMU News: Twitter announces job cuts and axes Vine
CMU News: Video service Vessel to wind down following Verizon acquisition
CMU News: BBC Radio Scotland announces music-centric pop up, as former Xfm Scotland licence goes to all-new Rock Radio
CMU News: RAJAR Round Up: 6 Music and Radio X score record audience figures
CMU News: Cliff Richard’s lawsuit could cost BBC and South Yorkshire Police £1.5 million
CMU News: US Register Of Copyrights Maria Pallante abruptly axed
CMU News: Dave Cash dies
CMU News: BBC leads at all-new radio industry awards
CMU News: Cliff Richard says he’s “forever tainted” by sex abuse allegations
CMU Digest: Amazon, FanFair, RIAA, SFX, Isle Of Wight Festival, Ed Sheeran
CMU Digest: MMF, Sony, Russian collective licensing, Global, Mazher Mahmood, Fabric
CMU News: Cliff Richard files lawsuit over BBC’s coverage of police raid of his home
CMU News: Former Sun journalist found guilty of tampering with evidence in Tulisa drugs case
CMU News: Global expands interactive app to main Capital station
CMU News: Former Culture Secretary to lead BBC radio from next year
CMU Trends: The big challenge of mid-price and free streams
CMU Digest: BMI, Russian collective licensing, MusicBiz stats, iHeart, Fabric, Festival No.6
CMU News: Fake Sheikh in court over conduct in Tulisa sting
CMU News: Cliff Richard to ask parliamentarians to back new law providing anonymity to those accused of sex abuse before charges filed
CMU News: Capital FM arrives on national DAB network
CMU News: European court says publishers can be liable when linking to copyright infringing files
CMU News: New Jack station to focus on great British music
CMU News: New Welsh radio station to share veteran DJ shows with Thames Radio
CMU News: Gilles Peterson to launch new online radio service