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Digital Creative Strategist (Pop) – Polydor – London

Job title: Digital Creative Strategist (Pop) Responsible to: Senior Digital Creative Strategist Department: Polydor, Innovation Department Location of work: 4 Pancras Square, Kings Cross   Music is Universal  ...
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Product Owner – Spinnup/UMG – London

Job title: Product Owner Responsible to: Head of Technology Location of work: Kings Cross, London   Main purpose of role Spinnup is a forward-looking, disruptive part of Universal Music, the world’s biggest group of...
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Music Ally Report 398 – Tube Exit

Lead: Music Ally has heard that at least one major label is threatening to pull its content from YouTube before Christmas. This could prove to be a negotiating strategy/last resort, but what would happen if they actually...
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Sandbox 126 – Patron Saints: Digital Music’s Funding Revolution

Lead: Bubbling under for years, the idea of fan patronage for artists has reached a fascinating point of maturity, with major label acts now looking (albeit tentatively) at what they can do here. “The only ingredient you...
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Vivendi reportedly turned down SoftBank’s $8.5bn bid for UMG

Thought we were done with major-label acquisitions in the music industry?
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How did Google v Major Label lobbying really stack up in 2012?

It's an irony we've noted before that back in 2010, opponents of the UK's Digital Economy Act criticised the lobbying power of the music industry, yet by 2012 that industry was itself criticising the lobbying power of Google.