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MMF opens applications for latest music managers accelerator

Applications open today for the initiative's fifth year, offering training and 12-month grants of up to £15k for the participants.
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Recognise the Music wants more-accurate public performance payouts

A new initiative in the UK is hoping to make sure public performance royalties are paid out more accurately.
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MMF wants ‘greater transparency’ over black-box collections

That controversy within the UK music industry over funding for PRS Foundation isn't going away.
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Digital burnout: MMF says ‘labels and platforms must break the cycle’

Managers body the MMF has published a report on 'Digital Burnout' pressures facing artists in the social media era.
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MMF criticises diversity of new PRS Members’ Council intake

PRS CEO Andrea Czapary Martin hailed the appointees' "breadth of vision, diversity of skill sets and an understanding of the digital eco-system"
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MMF sets out three-step plan for making sure songwriters get paid accurately

Much of the debate around songwriters’ earnings from music streaming revolves around whether they should be paid a lot more.
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MMF boss: ‘The majors can not continue having their cake and eating it’

Recent speculation about how much money major labels are earning in 'one-off' licensing payments is rousing a rumpus in the British music industry.
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MMF report explores songwriter and producer management

The UK management body has published its new ‘Managing Expectations’ report focusing on managers, explaining how they work and the challenges they face.
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MMF updates its Guide to Mental Health for managers and artists

The UK’s Music Managers Forum (MMF) has release an updated version of its guide to mental health for managers and artists. Unveiled yesterday as part of the online The Great Escape conference, it’s an update of a report...
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FAC and MMF on livestreaming tariffs: ‘We need to talk!’

This guest column is by David Martin, CEO at the Featured Artists Coalition, and Annabella Coldrick, CEO at the Music Managers Forum: Whether it’s COVID 19, Brexit, the yearning for live shows and international touring,...
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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...
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MMF chair sees ‘dangerous disconnect’ in streaming royalties

Tomorrow sees the first session in the UK Parliament's inquiry into music streaming economics. Ahead of that, the chair of managers body the MMF, Paul Craig, has outlined his hopes for the inquiry, as well as his concerns...