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DCMS Committee publishes UK streaming inquiry follow-up report

We’ve been paying close attention to the UK parliamentary inquiry into the economics of music streaming, as our past coverage shows.
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UK’s CMA publishes its final report on music streaming market

The UK’s competition regulator the CMA has published its final report from its market study of music streaming.
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UK streaming inquiry: ‘The elephant in the room is fair remuneration’

Yesterday, the UK's Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) committee held a pair of follow-up sessions for its inquiry into the economics of music streaming.
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UK music streaming inquiry returns with follow-up evidence sessions

Thought you’d heard the last of the UK’s parliamentary inquiry into the economics of music streaming. Soz, but no.
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BPI trumpets indies’ growth ahead of streaming inquiry follow-up

"In the first ten months of the year, independently-released music made up 28.6% of the UK music market," announced the BPI this morning.
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Will Page analyses lockdown’s effect on UK music and predicts bounce-back

Will Page, the former Chief Economist of Spotify, and British collecting society PRS for Music, has brought together some hefty sets of data in order to map the change in UK consumer behaviour around music before, during...
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Key stats from the CMA’s music and streaming update report

This morning, UK competition regulator the CMA published an update report from its market study on streaming and the music industry.
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CMA won’t launch a full market investigation of streaming and the music industry

The UK's competition regulator has decided NOT to conduct a full market investigation into streaming music and the music industry.
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UK’s CMA officially launches its music streaming market study

UK competition regulator the CMA has this morning officially launched its music streaming market study. What's new is the 'statement of scope'.
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“Malbeconomics”: taking stock of the twentieth anniversary of the 9.99 price point (guest column by Will Page)

Music Ally has been analysing the UK Parliamentary inquiry into music streaming economics in fine detail, including last Friday’s Commons debate. The debate and evidence sessions (or “grillings”, depending on your point...
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Brennan Bill second reading: what happened… and what happens next

Today saw the second reading in the UK's House of Commons of the Copyright (Rights and Remuneration of Musicians, Etc.) Bill, aka the 'Brennan Bill', named after its creator Kevin Brennan MP. The bill sought to introduce...
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Happy Brennan Bill day! Well, it won’t be happy for everyone…

Musicians and music industry folk in the UK will be holding their breath today as the Copyright (Rights and Remuneration of Musicians, Etc.) Bill receives its second reading