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.
September 13, 2022
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.
July 21, 2022
MMF wants ‘greater transparency’ over black-box collections
That controversy within the UK music industry over funding for PRS Foundation isn't going away.
July 6, 2022
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.
May 30, 2022
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"
May 26, 2022
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.
May 12, 2022
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.
January 17, 2022
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.
December 13, 2021
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...
May 14, 2021
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,...
March 12, 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
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...
November 23, 2020