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Here's Why The Music Industry Needs To Dump Non-Discretionary Pricing

Spotify’s 2015 UK accounts painted a vibrant picture with both profits and above average Average Revenue Per User (ARPU). However, a little caution is required before assuming all the answers to the streaming market’s woes can be found here. 355 more words


Apple debuts Apple Music ad

Apple has posted a new ad, “Explore the All-New Apple Music,” to their YouTube channel.

Listen anywhere — even offline. Over 40 million songs. Thousands of handpicked playlists. 46 more words


Rough Trade Album of The Month August 2016 - Wild Beasts "Boy King"

I was somewhat surprised that I enjoyed the August Rough Trade Album of the Month as much as I have.

Wild Beasts have cropped up on my horizon from time to time. 604 more words


New issue of Music & Copyright with Japan country report

The latest issue of Music & Copyright is now available for subscribers to download. Here are some of the highlights.

ECJ clarifies the copyright infringement rules concerning hyperlinks… 675 more words

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Rough Trade Album Of The Month July 2016 - Beyond The Wizard's Sleeve "The Soft Bounce"

This is more like it. This and last month’s “Minor Victories” LPs are my favourite Rough Trade albums of the month in a good while. 877 more words


Rough Trade Album Of The Month June 2016 - Minor Victories "Minor Victories"

This one is easy.

After seeing their storming London debut at the start of May, I had looked forward to getting the self titled LP by Minor Victories. 366 more words


Rough Trade Album Of The Month May 2016 - Luh "Spiritual Songs For Lovers To Sing"

I’m in a quandary. Having criticised the recent albums by Hinds and Golden Teacher for a lack of ambition, here comes an LP that over reaches. 635 more words