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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

Musicians’ Union Opposes Change to YouTube’s Partner Programme

The Musicians’ Union (MU) opposes recent changes to the terms of YouTube’s Partner Programme. The changes will affect who can monetise content on the platform, and may affect MU members looking to grow their channels.

Did you sign a recording contract in the 1960s, 1970s, 1980s or 1990s?

The MU is collating case studies of members who have recording agreements that date back to before the emergence of downloads and streaming as the predominant way in which consumers listen to recorded music.

Events

‘What's the Deal? MU Contract Advice Workshop’

05 March

Advice on contracts from the Musicians’ Union in association with Bristol Music Industry Network.

Bristol

The MU at Soma Skool, Glasgow

31 March

Come and learn about the electronic music industry in 2018

Glasgow

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