Welcome to our weekly round up! Here you’ll find the latest industry news, events, updates from our partners, what’s been going on at MG HQ and our pick of the week’s projects – enjoy!
This week in the industry…
Live Nation revenue up across the board via Music Week
The second quarter has rolled in and the results are out. Live Nation has added 5 countires and is now operating in 27 countires worldwide.
Read the article here and check out the results.
Facebook shakes YouTube with ‘Video First’ strategy – but dismisses long-form content via Music Business Worldwide
Video has become the number 1 priority to Facebook and music wil be in the heart of it all. Facebooks quarter 2 results came in and showed an increase of monthly active users.
Read the article here and see what Facebook’s future holds.
Music Dealers heads into liquidation via Music Business Worldwide
Chicago-based licensing and distribution digital music firm Music Dealers was created to license and distribute digital music, largely from unsigned artists, to the advertising, TV, film and gaming industries.
Read the article here.
Give these a read…
A beginners guide to growing as a musician and songwriter – 10 Tips and pointers to always remember
Being a music and songwriter is no easy in the music indusrty. So it’s imporatnt to remember some things.
Read the full blog here
Advanced Music Ally Training Course – weekly from 13th September
Music Ally are running a 5 session webinar course on the ins and outs and next stages of the music industry’s digital devlopment. For more details and for ticket info click here.
Unsigned Music Awards 2016
Unsigned artitst have become highly popular in the music indusrty. This is were the Unsigned Music Awards (UMA) comes in and recognises the talent these artits have. UMA and Music GAteway have recently annouced a new partnership. Read about it here.
To celebrate this partnership, Unsigned Music Awards are giving a discount for all Music Gateway members. Check it out here.
Jobs Board via MusicMatch
Here is a selection of the best jobs from our friends at Music Match…
Project of the Week
Congratulations to JogTunes for Project of the Week,
This week we noticed a project that was a little different to what we normally see on the site.
So check it out and get pitching!
Lots more great stuff posted this week guys, check it out…
Come back next week for more industry news and updates