Aim launches a new ‘Future Independents’ music conference
British independent music body Aim is launching a new conference, Future Independents, aimed at emerging artists and company founders. It will take place on 3 June as an online event, with speakers from the likes of Beggars...
April 27, 2021
BPI set for ’10 x 10: Ten Trends for the Next Ten Years’ event
British industry body the BPI has announced its next ‘Insight Session’ online event, and once again Music Ally is the partner co-presenting it. ’10 x 10: Ten Trends for the Next Ten Years’ takes place on 15 April,...
March 18, 2021
MMF Unite returns with ‘Black Women Mean Business’ panel
The UK’s Music Managers Forum (MMF) is bringing back its MMF Unite series of virtual events focusing on race, racism and injustice. They’re kicking off next week with ‘Black Women Mean Business’, an...
March 4, 2021
Abbey Road holds Equalise International Women’s Day festival
Ahead of International Women’s Day next week, Abbey Road Studios is holding an ‘Equalise’ festival online, with a focus on responding to the fact that fewer than 5% of music producers and engineers are...
March 3, 2021
BPI to hold ‘Women in the Music Industry’ event on 8 March
British industry body the BPI is launching a new series of ‘Equality Sessions’ events, kicking off on 8 March with one focusing on ‘Women in the Music Industry’. Speakers will include Paulette Long...
March 2, 2021
Swallow Events launches rapid Covid-19 test for events
We’re still gauging what the testing or vaccine-certification processes will be for concerts in various parts of the world next year, as the live music industry tries to get back on its feet in countries where lockdowns...
November 27, 2020
PPL and The Cat’s Mother plan industry events for women
British collecting society PPL is partnering with mentoring network The Cat’s Mother for a series of events and other activities in 2021 aimed at young women entering the music industry. The latter organisation was...
November 25, 2020
First speakers and sponsors announced for NY:LON Connect
We’re delighted to announce some initial keynote speakers and sponsors for NY:LON Connect 2021 which takes place from 25-28 January. Confirmed keynote speakers include Warner Music Group chief digital officer Oana Ruxandra...
November 19, 2020
Capitol Royale returns with Infinity Festival Hollywood
Capitol Music Group is bringing back its Capitol Royale tech event, although in a different form to last year’s two-day conference. The label has partnered with an online event called Infinity Festival Hollywood, which...
October 26, 2020
MUdaL – Digital Transformation in Latin America – event summary
The first edition of MUdaL was a great success – fostering new thinking, initiatives and connections for the region during these difficult times. (Translated from Spanish: Spanish language version) MUdaL managed to...
July 24, 2020
Grid app aims to help events return with social distancing
Concerts are returning in some countries as Covid-19 lockdown measures ease, but with a variety of social distancing measures. Grid is a new app that’s positioning itself as helping: not just music concerts, but other...
June 24, 2020
London set to get ‘first socially distanced immersive event’
Livestreams are plugging some of the gap left by the shutdown of live concerts, but people are already looking ahead to what those physical gigs might be like as the lockdown eases. One Night Records is the latest idea....
June 4, 2020