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The Best Opportunities, Resources And Advice To Help You Succeed In Today’s Music Business

 

Hello and welcome. This site has been set up by Music Industry professionals with a very clear aim – to use our knowledge, experience and contacts to help you with your career in the music business.

 

Whether your ambitions lie on the creative or performing side or whether you see yourself as more behind the scenes, making it happen – if you want to join the tens of thousands of people in the UK currently making their living in the most exciting business in the world, this is the place you need to bookmark.

On this site, you’ll find valuable advice for getting into different areas of the business;  useful addresses and contact details; recommended resources; specialist articles and features – plus a regularly updated listing of the top music jobs and opportunities as they become available, including many specially geared towards the first-timer or those with limited experience.

 

Access to all this is free for everyone – no need to submit a profile. So have a good browse and be sure to bookmark this site - if you’re serious about a career in the music business, we’re here for you.

 

The  Description Of Music Industry Roles section gives you an overview of the most popular Music Industry roles, whilst on the Getting Started In The Music Business pages, you’ll find tips on getting into your chosen field.

 

And our ever expanding Success In Music section is packed with information, advice and help for performers, artists, musicians, songwriters; in fact, anyone who’s looking to achieve success with their music. Featuring contributions from Industry experts with decades of experience to call on, this section is fast becoming the Number One UK Music Business resource online.


 

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Paid Apprenticeships in Music Business with Daylight Music Productions

Daylight Music Productions and The Academy of Music and Sound are proud to announce a new programme of paid apprenticeships in music business for young people aged 16-19. A fantastic opportunity for young people in Edinburgh and the surrounding areas has arisen. Daylight Music Productions are once again looking for apprentices for their successful programme. These apprenticeships in music business provide successful applicants with 16 hours of paid work … [Read More...]

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    Noel Gallagher bemoaned the state of the album in the age of streaming and blasted Apple Music's 24/7 Internet radio, Beats 1, during an interview on the Varvet International podcast, saying, "Apple Music, world radio, is that some sort of George Orwell shit going on? "How can you be so arrogant... […]
  • Paul Stanley Is Now a Singer in a Soul Music Cover Band August 4, 2015
    This fall, Kiss singer-guitarist Paul Stanley will begin a surprising new gig: soul singer. His new side group, Soul Station, which plays a mix of Sixties and Seventies soul classics, will perform its first-ever concert at Los Angeles' Roxy Theatre on September 11th. "I don't play guitar... […]
  • Hear FKA Twigs' Sparse, Melodic New Song, 'Figure 8' August 4, 2015
    FKA Twigs unveiled "Figure 8," another new track from her upcoming EP, on Zane Lowe's Beats 1 radio show Monday. The LP1 singer also spoke about what inspired the darkly sparse yet melodic "Figure 8" as well as her plans for new music. "I wrote 'Figure 8' after I finished LP1,... […]
  • Luke Bryan to Stream Live New York Show August 4, 2015
    This Friday, August 7th, country superstar Luke Bryan will celebrate the release of his fifth full-length album, Kill the Lights with a live-streamed performance and party at New York City's Irving Plaza.Tickets are on sale Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. ET to Citi cardholders. For fans unable to attend, the exclusive... […]
  • Cee Lo Green Speaks on 'Highly Irresponsible' Rape Tweets August 4, 2015
    Cee Lo Green has apologized for controversial tweets regarding rape that the singer made in August 2014 after he pleaded no contest to drug charges. "I do realize in retrospect that it was highly sensitive, what I tweeted – highly irresponsible," Green said. "It did stem from emotion causing some... […]
  • Drake Roasts Meek Mill, Brings Out Kanye, Pharrell at OVO Festival Set August 4, 2015
    Drake escalated his ongoing beef with Meek Mill Monday night, closing out Toronto's OVO Fest with a performance highlighted by guests – including Kanye West, Pharrell Williams, Future and Travi$ Scott – and memes making fun of his rap rival. The Toronto native opened his set by performing his two Meek Mill diss... […]
  • Reba McEntire, Narvel Blackstock Allude to Divorce After 26 Years August 4, 2015
    Country icon Reba McEntire and her manager-husband Narvel Blackstock are calling it quits. While the couple does not use the word "divorce" in a joint statement released today, they do declare "the end of their marriage" after 26 years of matrimony. "Narvel Blackstock and Reba McEntire have... […]
  • Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale Are Divorcing August 4, 2015
    Longtime No Doubt singer and The Voice star Gwen Stefani has filed from divorce from husband Gavin Rossdale, according to TMZ. The couple, married in 2002, reportedly filed divorce documents at the same time, with Stefani citing "irreconcilable differences" as the reason for the split. The couple has three kids —... […]
  • New Jimi Hendrix Documentary Focuses on Historic Atlanta Pop Concert August 3, 2015
    The Jimi Hendrix Experience's July 4th, 1970 performance at the Atlanta Pop Festival will be the subject of a new documentary and live album. Jimi Hendrix: Electric Church, a film about the guitar god's Atlanta Pop set and the circumstances surrounding it, will premiere on Showtime on September 4th.... […]
  • Kip Moore Brings 'Wild Ones' on Fall Tour August 3, 2015
    On the verge of his long-awaited second album's release, Kip Moore has announced a 20-date North American headlining tour this fall. The Wild Ones Tour will begin in October, making stops in major markets including New York City, Toronto, Chicago and Boston until the December finale in Richmond, Virginia.... […]