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Recording & Broadcasting


Recording & Broadcasting

I was told back when I was doing live sessions on radio stations that it was wise to join the Union. I always tell my musicians the same thing.

Channi Singh, musician and ‘godfather of bhangra’

Recording & Broadcasting News

Dance Music Industry Backs Music Recognition Technology Being Extended to Nightclubs

PRS for Music and PPL are expanding their distribution policies to include data generated from music recognition technology, in turn improving the accuracy of royalty distributions. This means that any more dance music creators will receive royalties from performances of their music played by DJs in nightclubs.

In-Depth Study on Global Music Listening Habits Relea

IFPI released its ‘Music Consumer Insight Report 2018’ earlier this month. The report examines the ways in which music consumers aged 16-64 engage with recorded music across 20 of the world’s largest music markets.

Events

Ableton Live: Mixdown, Advanced Music Production Course

17 November - 18 November

Shoogle Studios and the Musicians’ Union have teamed up once again to bring MU members the unmissable opportunity to attend a Soma Skool music production course in Glasgow for free. The usual full price is £479.

Glasgow

Ableton Live: Introducer, Music Production for Beginners

27 October - 28 October

We’ve teamed up with Shoogle Studios once again to bring MU members the unmissable opportunity to attend a Soma Skool music production course in Glasgow for free. The usual full price is £479.

Glasgow

How to Release Your Music – and Get Paid!

30 October

A joint workshop by the Musicians’ Union and PRS for Music, exploring the issues that may affect artists releasing their own music.

Canterbury

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